ANSWERS TO YOUR MOST ASKED QUESTIONS 👀
🤔What should I know before I arrive to Ostrava?
You can find everything important in our Survival Guide here: https://esnvsb.cz/make-sure-you! This one is from last semester, but you can still look at it and updated one will be uploaded soon!
🤝Who is a buddy and how can I get one?
A buddy is a Czech (or foreign) student at VSB that helps you with everything, especially before and after arrival, and then also during the semester. Apply for a buddy here: https://esnvsb.cz/find-buddy
💳What is an ESNcard and how can I get it?
ESNcard is a membership card of the Erasmus Student Network. The ESNcard is also used as a discount card in many cities and countries around Europe. Find out more at https://esncard.org/. You can get yours at our ESN office during office hours.
🤓When will be the Orientation Days?
The “OD” are days when will the Welcome Ceremony take place alongside faculty tours and other fun events throw with you can get to know other international students and Ostrava. The Orientation Days will be from 12th to 18th September!
⏰When are the office hours?
The official time will be announced soon! During office hours you can get SIM card, ESNcard, our merch or just come chat or ask us anything.
💻Where can I find information about ESN events?
On our website https://esnvsb.cz/calendar and on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pg/esnvsb/events/?ref=page_internal. Some events have limited capacity and you have to fill in a form that is in the event description.
🏡What are the accommodations options?
The most common option for Erasmus students at VSB is dormitories. More information here: https://www.vsb.cz/ubytovani/en/for-students/. You can also find a private flat or stay in different dorms.