The Department is aimed on complex shape of regional development from the point of view of the economic, social and environmental consequences. Special attention is paid to theory and practice of obtaining subsidies from the EU, Czech and regional funds. Next field of interest is spatial planning and preparation of project documentation.
Detailed profile of the Department and its link to the application sphere
The website is common project of partnership of Regional Contact Organizations in South Bohemian Region, Region South Moravia and town Liberec. The aim of this website is to provide an online support in the areas (fields) linked to the European research. The website contains information and news related to international cooperation in science and research especially in 7th framework programme.
Teaching: The spectrum of taught subjects is very wide from general terminology of structural policy (politics) to specific topics related to tourism development.
The Department of regional development offers bachelor degree in Structural Policy of the EU for Public Administration and masters degree in Structural Policy of the EU and Rural Development. The degree in Management of Regional Development is taught in English.
Science and research: Members of the Department were involved and participate in such international projects: GILDED - 7th EU Framework Programme. UNICREDS - INTERREG IVC program. Land and Art - COST LD 14118
The graduates: graduates can work in EU institutions and organizations, in the central bodies of the Czech Republic (ministries, banks, credit agencies), public administration (regional authorities offices, regional departments, etc..) and also in all organizations and businesses where it is necessary to receive financial support from external funds.
Fields of potential cooperation/ Fields of offered services
Department of Regional Development
Faculty of Economics
University of South Bohemia
370 05 České Budějovice