International & Public Relations

International Cooperation

Membership in international academic institutions and networks

  • ACUNS – Academic Council on the United Nations System
  • APSIA – Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (More info)
  • ECPR – European Consortium for Political Research
  • WFUNA – World Federation of United Nations Associations

Visiting Professors

  • Jozef Bátora, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia, course 2SM639 – Diplomacy of the EU
  • Claudia Castiglioni, University of Florence, Italy, course 2SM634 – Iran in the International System: Past and Present
  • Joseph Costanzo, University of Geneva, Switzerland, course 2SM641 – Concepts, Themes and Contemporary Realities of International Migration
  • Vendulka Kubálková, University of Miami, USA, course 2SM442 – Globalised International Relations
  • Ida Manton, Macedonia Welcome Centre, course 2SM425 – Contemporary International Negotiation Practice
  • Biljana Scott, DiploFoundation, University of Malta, course 2SM431 – Language and Diplomacy
  • Clément Steuer, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, course 2SM640 – Contested Boundaries in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Search course syllabi. Use course ID, e.g. 2SM641.

VŠE Partner Schools

Cooperation with Institutions and Professionals

Our cooperation with public or private institutions and professionals in the field of international relations, foreign affairs, and diplomacy includes, for example:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the CR (About the Ministry)

  • Cooperation on the Minor Specialization “Economic Diplomacy”
  • Student internships both at the Ministry in Prague and at Czech embassies abroad
  • Radka Druláková is a Member of the Team of External Advisers for foreign and European policy of the CR

Czech Centres (About the Centres)

  • Student internships both at the Headquarters in Prague and at Czech Centres abroad
  • Czech Centres staff’s lectures

Foreign Embassies in Prague

  • Ambassadors’ lectures in courses 2SM203, 2SM404, and 2SM606 – Foreign Policy and Diplomacy Making and Analysis

Czech Olympic Committee

  • Cooperation on the program “Sports Diplomacy” (About the program, in Czech only)


Our alumni include, for example:

  • Irena Blehová, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the CR, Secretary of the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • David Červenka
  • Dita Charanzová, European Parliament, MP (more)
  • Petr Drulák, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the CR, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs (more)
  • Viktor Dvořák
  • Magdaléna Jánešová, NATO, Permanent Delegation of the Czech Republic, Head of Political Unit (more)
  • Petr Kašička
  • David Konecký, EU, Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the Political and Security Committee (COPS) (more)
  • Petr Kratochvíl, Institute of International Relations Prague, Director (more)
  • Tomáš Kryl
  • Miroslav Sklenář, Office of the President of the CR, Protocol, Deputy Head

For alumni

IDS Alumni and Friends – LinkedIn group of International and Diplomatic Studies Program

Development and Counselling Centre – Responsible for VŠE’s alumni relations and cooperation