The main programme of the Diplomatic Academy in Prague.
Tailor-made courses of the DA suited for diplomats arriving to the Czech Republic. Taught by Czech senior officials.
An intensive programme focused on interaction with the media
An intensive programme focused on diplomatic protocol and social etiquette
An intensive programme focused on public speaking and how to succeed as a speaker
A strong Europe needs a common vision. Europe are its citizens. Her vision is carried by Her representatives. When teaching the representatives, I do not teach "about" Europe. I teach them to be Europe.
- Vladimír Špidla
- Course supervisor European Integration
Diplomacy is not only a craft, it is indeed a mission. Diplomacy does not belong merely to career diplomats. Diplomats are needed in every office, every business, every organization.
- Cyril Svoboda
- Director of Diplomatic Academy
The world is not being moved by national interests anymore. Its being moved by the international trade. A diplomat today must also be an economist.
- Vladimír Pikora
- Course supervisor International
Trade and Finance
The world has always been, is and will be a dangerous place. Where diplomats don't talk, guns do talk.
- Jaromír Novotný
- Course supervisor International Security
Diplomatic Academy in Prague
Diplomatic Academy in Prague is a private school for diplomats receiving foreign students in the Czech Republic. Prague Diplomatic Academy provides elite post-grade university education in English for prospective private and public diplomats. Founded in 2011 by former Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Cyril Svoboda, it is the only diplomatic school of its sort in Central Europe. Teachers at the Diplomatic Academy in Prague include former Prime Minister and European Commissioner Vladimír Špidla, former Minister of Defense Miroslav Kostelka and former Head of the Czech Foreign Service, general František Štěpánek.