ISOIS ▸ Final reports

Host country:
Host institution:
Mobility type:
Program:
Faculty:
Ac. year:
Semesters:
Study level:
Language filled in:

Vienna University of Economics and Business

Austria 2021/2022 Freemovers

Personal data
Mobility type:
traineeship

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Social Studies

Field of study:
Environmental Humanities

Level of study during period of placement:
Doctoral

Language used:
English

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
autumn 2021

Period of placement (from-to):
2021-05-01 - 2021-12-31

Number of months:
8.00

Activities before my departure abroad
What was your approach in organising the placement?:
Oslovení školitele, dohoda s vedoucím pracoviště, vyřízení dokumentů

What documents are required for acceptance on a placement at this organisation?:
Motivační dopis, Letter of Acceptance, Training Agreement

How far ahead did acceptance have to be organised? (in weeks):
Cca 16

Did you need a visa?:
no

Documents and materials needed for a visa:

Fee for the visa:

During the placement
Did you change the training agreement in the course of your placement (training agreement)?:
Ne

What is necessary to arrange immediately on arrival? What requirements and at which offices?:
Tzv. Meldezettel, podle místa přechodného bydliště na příslušném obecním úřadě ve Vídni (Meldeamt)

Describe your work/activity in the foreign organisation. Describe what specifically you did, whether the work corresponded to the agreed conditions and your field of study, and whether your work was independent and responsible, approximate working hours.:
Spolupráce na vědeckých publikacích a dalších výzkumných výstupech. Práce odpovídala domluveným podmínkám i oboru studia, byla odpovědná a samostatná. Pracovní doba flexibilní, 8h denně.

Did the organisation or local student organisations arrange any special events for foreign students on placements?:
no

If yes then what?:

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
Na kraji Vídně v pronajatém bytě.

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
400 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):

Who arranged your accommodation and how far ahead:
Já, cca 2 měsíce dopředu

Equipment, internet connection, what to bring:
Vybavenost výborná, připojení na internet ano

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
Zhruba podobné

Transport to location of placement:
MHD, vlak, bus, ...

Approximate price:
Jahreskarte 365 euro za rok

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
Web ČD nebo ÖBB

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
V podstatě všechny

How did you use health insurance? What type?:
Soukromé přes ISIC + evropská kartička

Did you have other insurance? Which?:
Ano, odpovědnosti

Experience with insured events:
Ne

Tips for recreation:
Co vás baví :)

Financial support and expenses
Monthly grant from the Centre for International Cooperation:
16000 CZK

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
Souběžný částečný úvazek v Brně

 
 
What was your average monthly expenditure during the placement (i.e. without the travel there and back)?:
900 EUR

a/ of which for accommodation:
400 EUR

b/ of which for catering:
200 EUR

c/ travel and recreation:
300 EUR

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:

 
Experience with bank accounts/services. Do you recommend an account arranged abroad, use of Czech payment cards...:
Lze používat českou kartu nebo si založit účet v EUR, existuje mnoho možností

 
Did you pay to foreign organisations any fees? (insurance, materials, etc.):
Ne

Did you receive a salary from the host business/organisation?:
no

If yes, what was your monthly salary?:
0 ???

 
Other advantages from the host organisation?:
Vstřícnost, flexibilita

Is it necessary to assume a larger amount at the start of the placement? If yes, what and for what purpose?:
Ne

Recognition of the foreign placement at the home faculty
Is the traineeship part of your field of study?:
no

If yes - is it a compulsory or optional part?:

How will your traineeship abroad be recognised at the home faculty?:
Přes ETCS kredity jako předmět

How many ECTS credits did you/will you get?:
5

Were there serious problems arranging recognition of the placement?:
Ne

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Do you agree with the statement that, thanks to the experience gained during the placement you will be able to further develop your skills for work in your field?:
Ano

What did you most appreciate after completing your placement?:
Rozvoj odborných kompetencí

Any serious problems during the placement?:
Ne

Do you have any recommendation for those that follow you? (e.g. what to take with them):
Hodí se němčina