MBA programme


MODE OF STUDY – Part-time (weekend courses)

LENGTH OF STUDY – 18–24 months



EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES – Middle and higher management in automotive companies

DIFFICULTY – 120 credits in 16 study modules

Basic information

The MBA programme Global Management in Automotive Industry is a lifelong learning programme focused on the needs and perspectives of career-oriented professionals in the automotive industry. The goal of the programme is to develop knowledge and skills of future international leaders in the automotive industry. The programme offers a significant career incentive to students with a global focus, open approach to the world and a high degree of curiosity.

Study modules

* The content of study modules may be subject to change based on current economic relevance.

Highlights of the MBA programme at ŠKODA AUTO University:

• Developed in cooperation with global players in the automotive industry

• Travel abroad to visit companies and get to know the industry more

• Weekend outdoor training to develop your potential

• Intensive weekend study (starting on Friday afternoon)

• Diverse group of top international lecturers (who do not participate in other MBA programmes in the Czech Republic)

Teaching methods:

• Not more than 17 students in a group

• Lectures based on case studies, examples, interactive seminar assignments, café conversations, discussions, projects and simulations

• Facilitated networking within and between study groups

• International study trip (for more practical experience) and a weekend outdoor leadership training (to develop self-knowledge)

Our lecturers

doc. Ing. Pavel Štrach, Ph.D., Ph.D.

Director of the MBA programme

"My goal is to create an MBA programme that matters and delivers satisfaction to students and the industry."

Professional focus:

international management and international marketing

Prof. Dr. Günther Singer

"Talking with customers, leading direct reports or convincing your own boss, communication always depends on your personality – a skill you learn within the MBA Programme at ŠKODA AUTO University."

Professional focus:

Career Management, Corporate Governance

Dr. Ameeta Jaiswal-Dale (BA, DEA, MA, Ph.D.)


„Ability to successfully deploy financial resources on a global scale is of utmost importance to sustain fluctuations in local automotive markets.“

Professional focus:
Corporate Finance, Commodity Markets, Risk Management


If you want to join the MBA programme, please send your application to

The decision on admission to the MBA programme is the responsibility of the Rector and is based on an assessment of the following minimum criteria:

1. Previous university studies – at least a Bachelor’s degree

2. Professional interest and previous work experience – three years of management experience, cover letter, references, recommendations for study from superiors.

3. English proficiency – an international certificate that proves English proficiency at B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference (e.g. FCE; IELTS 6.0; BULATS 60; BEC Vantage; TOEIC 750; TOEFL iBt 87; PTE General Level 3).

4. Motivation to study – interview (in person or via VOIP or phone)

Important deadlines

Acceptance of applications for the next programme run (year 2022):  By 21st September 2020

Estimated start date of the next programme run (year 2022): 30th October 2020


Lecture dates

30.10. 2020; 13.11.-14.11. 2020; 11.12.-12.12.2020; 15.1.-16.1. 2021; 22.1.-23.1. 2021; 12.2.-13.2. 2021; 5.3.–6.3. 2021; 19.3.-20.3. 2021; 9.4.-10.4. 2021; 23.4.-24.4. 2021; 7.5.-8.5. 2021; 21.5.-22.5. 2021; 4.6.-5. 6; 18.6. 2021; 21.6.-25.6. 2021 - International Study Trip; 9.7.-10.7. 2021; 23.7.-24.7. 2021; 27.8.-28.8. 2021; 10.9.-12.9. 2021 Outdoor Leadership Training; 24.9.-25.9.2021

Tuition and Fees

*Tuition includes enrolment in courses worth 140 credits over a period of 24 months. All required learning modules and courses, study materials, travel and accommodation costs of the international study trip and accommodation and food costs of the weekend leadership training.


Ing. Zdenka Makaloušová

MBA Programme Administration

Where to find us:

Na Karmeli 1457
293 01 Mladá Boleslav
Tel.: 326 823 024

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Výukové prostory MBA programu:
Václavské nám. 40
110 00 Praha 1
Česká republika

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