Kozminski University

Introduction
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Kozminski University, founded in 1993, is a private institution of higher education with full academic rights. The university has obtained Polish and international accreditations, as well as excellent results in global and national educational rankings which shows the high quality of its programs and services. Due to these qualities KU diplomas themselves have become coveted. The university’s offer includes various bachelor, master’s, MBA’s as well as Ph.D. programs. All of these are also offered in English. Since 2009 Kozminski University is classified in the prestigious educational rankings provided by the ‘Financial Times’ – Business School rankings, which include the best universities from around the world. Moreover, for the past 15 consecutive years it holds first place throughout private universities in educational rankings published by ‘Perspektywy’ and ‘Rzeczpospolita’ and ‘WPROST’. Kozminski University also received a special distinction from the National Accreditation Committee in regards to management, administration and lawprograms. Kozminski University holds three international accreditations: EQUIS, AMBA and AACSB. Only 5% of business schools from around the world hold all three accreditations. The AACSB accreditation is awarded tosuch prestigious universities such asYale and Harvard.

KU holds the rights to award doctoral degrees in the following disciplines: management, economics, finance,sociologyand law. As the only private higher education institution in Poland, it has the power to authorize a higher Ph.D. degree (habilitation degree) in the discipline of management and economics. Also under the so-called parametric evaluation of research units within the field of economics Kozminski University boasts the highest first category ranking. The educational offer includes: management (in Polish and in English), finance and accounting (in Polish and in English), economics – international markets, law, administration, as well as social sciences in management: sociology and psychology in management.

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2-year Master in Finance and Accounting

Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2016 Poland Warsaw + 1 more

The MSc program prepares students for active careers in international, multicultural business environment. [+]

The Master's in Finance and Accounting program is designed in close cooperation with practitioners - representatives of companies and financial institutions. It Delivers in-depth specialized knowledge and develops skills of analyzing complex business problems through combining financial and accounting information with knowledge from other areas. Students will get knowledge about advanced financial tools and techniques and develop skills of their application through workshops and real life case studies. Through the program students will be able to develop data gathering and analyses skills, communication skills and ability to use IT tools effectively. If you want to know more about our Finance and Accounting program, we've got a great opportunity for you! The coordinator of the F&A program, Dr Pawel Mielcarz (PhD) is organizing a series of webinars aimed at answering the questions of the prospective students regarding the contents of the program. To join the web-conference please send a request to webinar@kozminski.edu.pl and you will receive a link to access the meeting. Of course you can share it with everyone interested in starting Finance and Accounting degree at Kozminski University. Feel free to join and ask questions, we’ll be there for you! The dates (Central-European Time) of the webinars are given below. 02/24/2016 – 3.30 pm 03/16/2016 – 5.15 pm 04/07/2016 – 5.00 pm 05/10/2016 – 3.00 pm 06/03/2016 – 3.00 pm 06/30/2016 – 4.00 pm 07/15/2016 – 4.00 pm 07/26/2016 – 4.00 pm 08/08/2016 – 4.00 pm 08/22/2016 – 4.00 pm 09/05/2016 – 4.00 pm 09/19/2016 – 4.00 pm Check our Double Degree Master in Finance and Accounting with the University of Porto! http://www.kozminski.edu.pl/porto/ The program of MSc studies is addressed to candidates who bind their professional future with accounting in the broad sense and selected discipline of finance, in which they want to specialize. Knowledge, skills and attitudes offered by the program enable effective functioning both in disciplines connected and not connected with business, during work for somebody and by oneself. AVAILABLE SPECIALIZATIONS: - Corporate Finance - Corporate Reporting and Accounting - International Anti-Money Laundering WHAT YOU CAN GAIN FROM YOUR STUDIES: - Advanced knowledge of financial management, investment, and banking, based on case studies and active learning. - Skill improvement with analysis, investment planning, financial problem solving, and consulting. - Hands-on knowledge of global accounting standards and practices. - Skills in consulting, effective communication, and work as part of international teams. - Economic mechanisms at the micro- and macro- economic level - Proper functioning of an enterprise and financial institutions in a free market economy - Assessment of the current and future financial conditions of an organization - Market position and business entities - Laws and their relation to business practice - Professional and ethical standards used in solving problems in finance and accounting - Principles and accounting standards, both in domestic and foreign and international accounting operations - Preparing and interpreting financial statements and formulating useful conclusions based on them - Design of efficient accounting systems, assessing the effectiveness of the accounting systems used in a variety of entities - Implement ways to improve the financial condition of each entity, its restructuring and rehabilitation - Making the right choice out of the most favorable sources of financing - Identify risks in business, its measurement and management CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATES - WHOM YOU CAN BECOME: - A specialist in finance, financial analyst, or manager in organizations dealing with financial services (banks, insurers, mutual funds, broker services), international corporations or the public sector. - A controller, an accountant, an auditor, or an accounting specialist in a related field (professions that have proven to be resistant to the financial crisis). The program prepares its participants for work in both the private and public sectors. - A specialist in any department of a company related to finance and accounting - A specialist in Anti-Money Laundering and compliance departments of international banks Fees Tuition per semester: 8900 PLN (full time), 7100 PLN (part time) Admission fee: 750 PLN paid in full ADMISSION DEADLINE: EU citizens 15 September, non-EU citizens 1 August. [-]

2-year Master in International Business&Management with Bradford University

Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Poland Warsaw

The MSc in International Business and Management (IBM) is a program run jointly with EQUIS-accredited Bradford University (United Kingdom). [+]

The MSc in International Business and Management (IBM) is a program run jointly with Bradford University located in the United Kingdom. The Master’s IBM degree is designed to educate international managers, experts, researchers, consultants, and executives, preparing them to play a leading role in dealing with international business issues throughout the world. The program trains students in decision-making skills and helps them develop ideas of underlying business solutions based on a thorough academic understanding of business practices. This challenging and rigorous program’s curriculum comprises a mix of taught modules, practical experience, and research, providing the knowledge and skills necessary for entry into the global business environment either as practicing managers or researchers. Training in research methods forms an integral part of the course and culminates in a dissertation–a substantial and original piece of research. Students have the opportunity to spend up to six months abroad as part of the program. The MSc IBM program has successfully expanded its scope to reach international students. Many full-time students from various countries are currently enrolled, making the program truly international. WHAT YOU GAIN FROM YOUR STUDIES - Knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage an international enterprise - Knowledge of current business models and concepts - Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment - Decision-making and problem-solving skills - Knowledge necessary todevelop a successful career worldwide - Knowledge regarding internal and external factors influencing the financial condition of international corporations - Good command of professional terminology in English, enabling you to freely communicate in the world of international business - Real life experience with strategic consulting projects - Knowledge and skills within your field of interest acquired through electives - Knowledge of specific challenges in the formulation and execution of strategies in international organizations WHO CAN YOU BECOME - A manager in Polish branches of foreign enterprises - A specialist in foreign market development - A specialist in international cooperation in public/local administration offices and in the non-governmental sector - A leader of international projects - An entrepreneur who pursues opportunities on the international market - An entrepreneurial leader in different organizations - A marketing specialist – ready to work in both domestic and international environments as well as corporations, small and medium sized companies, interactive or marketing research agencies, and/or public institutions - A junior marketing manager responsible for the development of brands in local, domestic, or international markets - A marketing consultant with in depth knowledge of the newest concepts and marketing tools - An entrepreneur prepared for the active and successful acquisition of new clients - Acquiring the knowledge necessary to develop a successful career worldwide SPECIALIZATION International Strategic Management - Tuition per semester for semesters I and II: 13150 PLN - Tuition per semester for semesters III and IV: 8900 PLN - Admission fee: 750 PLN ADMISSION DEADLINE: EU citizens 15 September, non-EU citizens 1 August. Other Double Degree Master's Programs at Kozminski University: Double Degree Master's Program in Management with Grenoble School of Management (France) Double Degree Master's Program in Management with Lancaster University Management School (UK) Double Degree Master's Program in Management with Catolica-Lisbon (Portugal) Contact us to get more information! [-]

2-year Master in Management (full-time / part-time)

Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2016 Poland Warsaw + 1 more

The Master Program in Management is designed to meet global market demand for qualified graduates with a wide range of business skills, a knowledge of analytical tools, and the ability to [+]

The Master Program in Management is designed to meet global market demand for qualified graduates with a wide range of business skills, a knowledge of analytical tools, and the ability to apply them in a market context. A specialization in strategic management, human resource management and consulting, as well as diversified plethora of elective courses, allows students to create their own learning path while enhancing their areas of interest. The program is delivered via a mix of taught modules, practical experience, workshops, case study analyses, and research projects – and it is designed so that participants can either begin a career in business or continue the academic experience in a doctoral program. Students in the Kozminski University MSc IBM program are encouraged to participate in international exchange programs offered by the university so as to master the skills that necessary to work in a multicultural environment. SPECIALIZATIONS - Strategic Management - Human Resource Management - Management and Consulting WHAT YOU GAIN DURING YOUR STUDIES? - Knowledge of leading strategic concepts and current research findings - knowledge of the best case studies and practices - The skills and tools needed for successful formulation, evaluation, and implementation of new competitive strategies - The ability to anticipate and respond to the rapidly changing environment pressures. - The ability to handle complex business challenges within a budget and time limits. - Communication and negotiation skills (public presentations, teamwork, multi-party and multi-cultural negotiations, outside-the-box thinking) - Real-life experience with strategic consulting assignments - A critical understanding of key concepts in the human resource management discipline - Knowledge of the techniques of fulfilling personnel and HRM functions in contemporary national and international workplaces - Knowledge of psychological and social conditioning of human behavior in organizations and the ways of influencing human behavior - Knowledge of managing people in national and international contexts - The skills and tools needed to conduct independent critical analyses of organizations, businesses and business models, and strategy - The ability to evaluate management processes as a whole in versatile environments - Knowledge of typical organizational problems and their diagnostics - Effective communication with clients and an understanding of the basics of international commercial contracts CAREER OPPORTUNITIES - WHOM YOU CAN BECOME? - A strategy consultant with a deep understanding of strategy and its context: environmental analysis, financial analysis, and organizational diagnosis - A corporate strategy planning specialist - A high-potential manager - Human resource management specialist in a domestic or international company or in public administration - Consultant in a company specializing in recruitment and selection, headhunting, and modern HRM systems - A management consultant for major consulting companies - A high level manager on the CEO track - A business analyst Kozminski University Master Program in Management (full-time) - Tuition per semester: 8600 PLN - Admission: fee 750 PLN Kozminski University Master's Program in Management (part-time) - Tuition per semester: 8900 PLN (full time), 7100 PLN (part time) - Admission fee: 750 PLN ADMISSION DEADLINE: EU citizens 15 September, non-EU citizens 1 August. [-]

2-year Master in Management in Virtual Environments

Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Poland Warsaw

In September 2014, Kozminski University launches unique, graduate two-year program in management studies - Management in Virtual Environments. The studies will be offered free of charge to 20 highly selected candidates. [+]

In September 2014, Kozminski University launches unique, graduate two-year program in management studies - Management in Virtual Environments. The studies will be offered free of charge to 20 highly selected candidates. The program is aimed at preparing “digitally native” students for the role of managers and specialists ready to take advantage of Internet and network technologies in creating competitive advantage of an enterprise. The greatest value of the program is to provide the students with the mix of the top quality managerial courses with the specialized courses linked with internet and technology influence on contemporary management. CAREER DEVELOPMENT Graduates of the new program in management can develop their career in: - “Brick and mortar” companies, which consider Internet as a new environment to operate in, - “Bricks and clicks” companies, which want to take advantage of new possibilities given by the Internet environment, - “Pure clicks” companies, which want to strengthen their position on virtual market, Consulting companies, interactive agencies, social media agencies, etc. which provide Internet services for other companies, Establishing their own e-business. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, COMPETENCES After completion of the program, graduates will among others know how to effectively: - Manage organizations in contemporary business landscape, - Take advantage of business models available in the cyberspace, - Use the Internet and social media in management and marketing activities, - Manage the virtual cooperation and organization changes determined by the Internet, - Synergistically combine on-line and off-line business activities, - Take advantage of the virtual communities’ potential, exemplified by crowdsourcing, - Use in business practice such phenomena as: collaboration, business networking, digitization and virtualization, Operate in legal, financial and ethical e-environment, - Cooperate with e-customers – prosumers. ADMISSION DEADLINE: EU citizens 15 September, non-EU citizens 1 August. [-]

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Kozminski University

Address Jagiellońska 57/59
03-301 Warsaw, Poland
Website http://www.kozminski.edu.pl/
Phone +48 22 519 21 00