Faculty of Economics

1st Cycle (Bachelor) Degree program in Economics
Degree course: Mode of study Taught in:
Information Technology in Business and Administration F Polish  
Investments and Real Estate F Polish  
Accounting and Finances F Polish  
Tourism and Hotel Management F Polish English
Management of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises F Polish English

F – Full-time study mode

The faculty consists of one major department that inherits its name, within the Department of Economics students can acquire professional skills within one of five specialties which correspond with the current needs and trends of the labour market.

Graduates are prepared to take up jobs as SME managers; directors of analytical departments in small and medium enterprise, in market research agencies, banks, insurance companies, brokerage offices, public offices, local government units, but also as managers, business analyst assistants and accountancy offices.




 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS AND ADMINISTRATION

Graduates have solid knowledge of economics, IT and professional preparation for work with modern tools and methods of IT in all spheres of state and local economy and administration at operational level.
Students are prepared for practical (basic and advanced) use of IT means and tools so they can obtain European Computer Driving Licence – ECDL. They are able to analyze economical problems and find solutions, both – individually and as team members.
The specialty provides in-depth knowledge of quantitative research methods and optimization of economic processes. Students gain in-depth knowledge of computer programming, system software, decision support systems, integrated information systems. They are prepared to easily utilize their knowledge for enterprise needs.
Students are able to create new software by the use of modern programming languages, plan databases and efficiently create graphic designs or use modern information technologies for e-business. What is more, specialty provides knowledge of at least one foreign language that enables students to use the of IT and economics terminology.

INVESTMENTS AND REAL ESTATE

The specialty helps students to gain sufficient knowledge and skills of investment profitability evaluation and analysis of real estate market developments.
Educational offer is addressed to people who intend to work in real estate economics and want to hold manager and analytical positions in the range of investment activity, organization and management.

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCES

Students gain professional preparation towards administrative positions in local-government structures and are prepared to increase local and regional development. The specialty gives broad opportunities to learn tax and accounting advice but also taxation of natural and legal persons. The studies also deal with subjects such as economic and financial analysis of enterprise and state and local administrative units. The aim is to prepare specialists of financial, management and budgetary accounting of national and foreign units, but also experts of economic and financial analysis or tax and financial advisory.

TOURISM AND HOTEL MANAGEMENT

The study program is focused on promoting skills of hotel and other accommodation services (like: guest houses, tourist farms, resorts, apartments or health resorts) management. Because of complex needs of tourist business students additionally gain knowledge of catering industry. The economic character of the specialty provides advanced skills in technical foreign language but also knowledge of international hotel market. Preparation for work in international hotel networks, abilities required for management of independent accommodation units or own business. The aim of the studies is to prepare specialist to work on analytical and management positions in companies that serve services for tourists.

MANAGEMENT OF SMALL AND MEDIUM- SIZED ENTERPRISES

Graduates of the specialty know the fundamentals of small and medium-sized enterprises management, are able to plan its activity in the conditions of management and operational risk, but also can decide on the directions and sizes of enterprise (using the rule of economies of scale, and economic analysis method). What is more, students know business environment links (local authorities, banks etc.), are familiar with the rules of marketing and promotion, and can gain knowledge of company operation in the conditions of competitive economy. The specialty offers the knowledge of accounting policy for small and medium-sized enterprises, by the use of economic, tax and financial law.