Wroclaw University of Economics

About Wroclaw University of Economics

Wrocław University of Economics is ranked among the top economic schools of higher education in Poland, an important center of education, science, and research. Its activities are aimed at maintaining and strengthening the position of the University on regional, national, European, and international levels, improving competitive advantage and shaping its image of a modern institution, open and friendly to its employees, students, and the environment. Our University is fully authorized to provide academic training in the area of economic and management sciences.

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Wrocław University of Economics is a public higher education institution top ranked in national surveys.

  • In the most popular ranking of higher education schools in Poland in 2015 prepared by Educational Foundation "Perspektywy" ("Perspectives”), our University was placed on 4th place among economic universities and on 33rd place among Polish universities with various educational profiles, both public and private (the ranking included 187 Polish higher education schools). Our educational potential, scientific efficiency as well as teaching conditions were especially highly ranked.
  • According to the ranking prepared by the opinion-forming weekly “Wprost” magazine, our University was placed on 12th place in 2015 among all of the higher education institutions in Poland.
  • According to another weekly, “Polityka” magazine, in 2015 the Wrocław University of Economics was classified 2nd among economic universities, and 54th among assessed Polish higher education universities. Within a year our H-index increased from 24 to 28.
  • According to Ranking Web of Business Schools, our University was placed on 19th place among economic schools in the world and on the 10th place among European schools.
  • According to the Ministry of Science and Higher Education report of the year 2015/2016, our University was placed first among the most frequently chosen economic universities in Poland (maintaining the leading position since 2009).

Graduates of the Wroclaw University of Economics are our best mark of achievement. The community is also active in providing feedback on market requirements and expectations.

Our dedicated organizational units keep track of the professional development of our graduates, and present regular reports of their findings. The reports suggest that our graduates are well-prepared to meet the challenges of the modern labor market:

• 76% have found employment within 3 months following their graduation

• 75% are employed in their field of expertise

• 84% report being satisfied with their professional assignments

• 85% are employed in companies

• 7% run their own businesses

Our programs of Bachelor Studies in Finance and Master Studies in Finance are the only ones in Poland and one of the few programs in Europe in the English language based on cooperation with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). The Program gives our students a unique opportunity to obtain a CIMA certificate or diploma (Certificate in Business Accounting on bachelor level and Diploma in Management Accounting on master level) as part of their regular course of studies.

In addition, the University offers our students a chance to qualify for the prestigious and advanced professional certificate of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a recognized international standard of quality for financial analysts and investment portfolio management specialists. In December 2009, the University signed a partnership agreement with the CFA Institute and became the first and only high school in Central Europe to offer participation in two CFA-related programs at the Faculty of Management, Information Technology and Finance: Bachelor Studies in Finance and Master Studies in Finance – as preparation for the formal certification exams. We also offer solutions for partial coverage of the CFA examination fees for our students.

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Location of Wroclaw University of Economics

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Courses at Wroclaw University of Economics

There are 12 courses listed from Wroclaw University of Economics. These are displayed below in alphabetical order:

Accommodation Information for Students

Accomodation

Wroclaw University of Economics provides accommodation for all students in the University's dormitories. Rooms for exchange students are reserved in two dormitories: "Slezak" and "Przegubowiec". Both dormitories are situated on campus, near to each other, and offer unified conditions. Both of them are recently renewed buildings with double and triple rooms, shared bathrooms, kitchen and launderette on each floor. All rooms have free access to the Internet. Rooms are equipped with new furniture, washbasins, bed linen and electric kettles. Students are asked to provide plates and dishes on their own.
There are also computer rooms and TV rooms in the dormitories. Each dormitory has such additional facilities as a fitness club and billiards. There is also a student club and a cafeteria in "Slezak" dormitory and a grocery shop in "Przegubowiec".
There is a limited choice of single rooms and places are distributed according to a date of application.

Accommodation cost

Przegubowiec I - PLN 500/month/person
Przegubowiec II - PLN 370/month/person
Slezak – double room - PLN 400/month/person
Slezak – triple room - PLN 380/month/person

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Study Abroad Information

The University, through the strategy of internationalization as well as promotional activities and improvement of quality of education, is constantly present and visible in international environment. We are a partnering university to many European and global universities (including those from the USA, Russia, China, or Malaysia). We are a party to many strategic partnerships dependent upon the international cooperation of educational entities (i.e. Germany, France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, or Finland).

Our University is also a school of choice for many foreign students visiting our country within the framework of the Erasmus+ program. In 2015, our University admitted a total of 294 visiting students, to partake in a selection of more than 120 study courses provided in foreign languages. We also hosted 19 academic tutors – representatives of partnering universities – providing our students with ca. 60 hours of academic training. Foreign students are also more and more inclined to partake in our offer of three Summer Schools, as the projects give them a chance to combine the study of economics and IT with practical knowledge of our city and our country.

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