Study programmes / C-EPA Economic policy and administration
Programme: C-EPA Economic policy and administration
Field of study: C-EPA-PA Public administration
Level of qualification:Master continuing
Mode of study: part-time
Qualification awarded:Master's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed bachelor degree programme and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished Bachelor's degree programme with bachelor diploma. Further information available here.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.
Profile of the programme:Graduates will have developed a good knowledge of finance, they will be able to apply their general knowledge of strategic planning and management in the public sector, they understand the phases and processes in program cycles, the forms of financing strategies and public expenditure programs. Graduates are able to manage processes independently and to implement strategies within their teams. They will have mastered monitoring processes and evaluation of strategies and programs in public administration, and they can select and apply socio-economic impact indicators of these strategies and programs. Graduates will have the necessary prerequisites to work as part of a team or independently working as managers in public administration.
Key learning outcomes: to develop student´s advanced ´ knowledge of economical, managerial and social to analyse and understand economic and financial phenomena
to be responsible for all roles given to public administration and non-government institutions
to promote advanced methods by which economic and public processes are analysed, monitored and controlled
to promote sophisticated quantitative techniques to give students modern and perspective tools for decision making support
to provide students with the personal and professional skills to take part in top management of public authorities and non-government institutions
Occupational profile:Graduates are prepared primarily for position in local, municipal and central administration or other authority institution. Graduates of the program will be able to professionally provide and manage public actives and project, be reasonable for all type of roles given to public administration and non-government institutions. They could also work as independent analysts and consultants in the field of public administration or public project management.
Graduation requirements:Min. 120 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the master's thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to doctoral study programme.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading:Further information available here.
Programme supervisor:doc. JUDr. Ing. Radek Jurčík, Ph.D.

To obtain 60 ECTS credits per academic year, students should choose courses from any other study programme taught at the university.

1st semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
EKM2Econometrics IIExam5
HPOEconomic Policy IIExam4
IVSInformation Systems of Public AdministrationFulfillment of requirements4
MUCManagerial AccountingExam6
MI2Microeconomics IIExam6
SRPStrategic Management and Planning in the Public SectorExam5
2nd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
EVUEconomic Utilization of LandscapeExam5
EHPACEuropean Economic LawExam4
DETHistory Of Economic TheoriesExam4
MA2Intermediate MacroeconomicsExam5
DISMasters Thesis SeminarFulfillment of requirements2
VF2Public Finance IIExam5
3rd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RLZHuman Resource ManagementExam5
VZPublic Contracts and Public Private PartnershipsExam5
4th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
UZNAccounting and taxation of non-profit organizationsExam5
VSSAktuální otázky ve VSFulfillment of requirements3
PRX2Managed Practical TrainingFulfillment of requirements8
DP2Master ThesisFulfillment of requirements10
PRMProject managementExam5
Groups of courses for the entire plan
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of optional courses (necessary to accomplish min. 0 crd.)
KRMCrisis ManagementExam5
FRPFinancial ManagementExam5
PITInnovation Management and InvestmentExam5
MVYMarketing IIExam5
PAMPromotion and MediaExam5