Banking Institute / College of Banking

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Banking Institute / College of Banking
Bankovní institut vysoká škola, a.s.
TypePrivate
Established1999 (1999)
Rectordoc. Ing. František Pavelka, CSc.
Administrative staff
350
Students5,500
Location,
50°3′10.77″N 14°19′58.71″E / 50.0529917°N 14.3329750°E / 50.0529917; 14.3329750Coordinates: 50°3′10.77″N 14°19′58.71″E / 50.0529917°N 14.3329750°E / 50.0529917; 14.3329750
NicknameBIVŠ
Websitewww.bivs.cz

The College of Banking is a private university located in Prague.

History[edit]

The College of Banking was authorized by Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic in 1999 as the first private higher education institution in the Czech Republic. In 2001, a German training company-holding company COGNOS AG, partnered with Banking Institute / College of Banking and it became the first private Czech College with a strategic foreign partner. Within the framework of its external development the college has established new regional consulting centers both in the Czech and Slovak Republic.

Programs of study[edit]

The study system includes three programs:

  • 1. Bachelor Study Program available in daily and combined studies
  • 2. Master Study Program in two branches available in the forms of daily and combined studies
  • 3. Lifelong Learning qualification and re-qualification Programs focused on the study of Banking, Information Technologies, Property Valuation and Languages

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