MA in Economics - Sustainable Development

General

Program Description

About the programme

This MA program is aimed at creating a community of responsible business leaders that are aware of the need for more sustainable solutions in socio-economic life. Candidates will have a great opportunity to learn the theory which enables a real shift towards sustainability, to acquire skills and capabilities to run more sustainable businesses, as well as to support the idea of sustainable development in other significant ways.

Advantages of the programme

Graduates will become effective leaders focused on social and environmental responsibility leading to a sustainable future. Our MA programme will help you acquire the specialized knowledge, professional attitude, and skills needed to become a first-class leader in sustainable business or in professional organizations working in sustainable development.

Work opportunities and further education options

The MA programme prepares students to work in an economic environment, however, in different and variety of sectors, including not only SMEs or large international companies, but NGOs, public institutions, local and central government agencies etc. as well.

The graduates of the Sustainable Development Master’s Programme at the University of Opole can further their education at any university that offers a Ph.D. programme in Economics. Alternatively, they can take up master’s studies in business administration (MBA).

Tuition fee

EUR 1160 per year

Citizens of Poland and EU/EFTA, as well as the Pole's Card holders, study free of charge.

Entry requirements

You can apply for the Sustainable Development Programme if you hold a BA degree in economics, accounting, and finances, spatial economy, technology, and econometrics. logistics, transport, maths, tourism and recreation, management and production engineering, management, and public health.

Unit of qualification

Weight

Bachelor’s degree

1

We require English language skills at the B2 level, confirmed by a certificate

Last updated Aug 2018

About the School

Welcome to the University of Opole – one of 19 public universities in Poland. Although it seems to be a relatively young university – established in 1994 – it has a long academic tradition since it wa ... Read More

Welcome to the University of Opole – one of 19 public universities in Poland. Although it seems to be a relatively young university – established in 1994 – it has a long academic tradition since it was founded as a result of joining one of the best Polish pedagogical academies – the Higher Pedagogical College in Opole and Opole branch of the Catholic University in Lublin. Read less