About Us - Facts and figures

 

Faculty of Economics is a center with full academic rights,


having the right to award Bachelor's, Master's, doctoral, postdoctoral degrees (habilitation) and conducting professors procedures. Applicants wishing to obtain higher education, are able to obtain a broad and thorough knowledge in two fields: Economics and International Economic Relations (including the prestigious English-language specialization International business), as well as interdisciplinary fields: Chemical Business and Business and Ecological Technology, Telemedicine and Healthcare Projects. Health Care Technology, Intercultural and Business Relations in Europe (in English).

 

 

At the second year of study students choose a profile of education in the chosen specialty of study providing qualifications demanded by the modern labor market. The quality of education offered by the Faculty of Economics, provides accredited score by National Accreditation Commission in 2019 and 1st position in the province of Pomerania in the ranking of employers..

 

Knowledge and skills gained during the studies allow accurately formulate research questions, solve economic problems, make effective decisions and facilitate the understanding of economic processes in Poland and abroad. Studies provide professional preparation for action on international and domestic markets in a highly competitive environment.

 

At the Faculty of Economics, a total of more than 3150 students study: 2430 full-time students, 480 part-time students, 140 students of postgraduate courses (in Polish and English) and 100 students in doctoral schools and postgraduate studies preparing for a doctoral degree in economics, finance and management.

Bachelor, Master, postgraduate and doctoral programs are conducted in Polish and English.

 

 

 

 

 

The advantage of the Faculty of Economics is internationalization and cooperation with business ...


a wide range of classes in foreign languages and the English-language specialization of International Business.
Students can benefit from study trips abroad under the ERASMUS+ program, and bilateral agreements are signed with over 70 universities and colleges. They also have the opportunity to take part in a student exchange with the USA, Japan, Korea, Russia and Ukraine.
Thanks to ERASMUS+ Partnership, they can turn their knowledge into practice abroad.

IB students also have the opportunity to obtain a double degree at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria Campus in Steyr.

Students can use the rich book collections of the Main Library on the campus of the University of Gdańsk and the Economic Library located in front of the faculty building, have access to electronic databases of international and national scientific journals in many fields.

The studies are carried out in cooperation with business practitioners and organizations, with national and foreign research institutes, science and technology parks and business incubators. Students benefit from training cycles, workshops with managers, apprenticeships, internships and study visits.

 

Modern infrastructure

 

At the Faculty of Economics, there is a computer lab, Refinitiv Eikon Lab, which provides access to the world's leading financial database, dealing room lab - simulator of the bank's treasury department, OSTC trading lab, specialized logistics laboratory (Oracle, Aris) and a computer and examination center accredited by ACCA.

Students of the Faculty of Economics have also at their disposal 6 computer labs, open computer workstations with free Internet access and WIFI access at the Faculty.

All auditoriums and lecture rooms are equipped with multimedia equipment.

 

 

 


Classes are taught upon world standards, including: business, general and global economy, economic quantitative methods (mathematics, mathematical economics, computer science, statistics, econometrics, accounting), international settlements, organization and management, learning business, politics, civil law, commercial law and a number of courses individually tailored to the specialization.

 

Specialized research and teaching staff at the Department of International Business, Department of International Economics and Economic Development, Department of Transport Economics, Department of  Economics and Management of Transport Companies, Department of Logistics, Department of Macroeconomics, Department of Microeconomics, Department of Economic Policy, Department of Transport Policy and Economic Integration, Department of Transport Market, Department of Maritime Transport and Seaborne Trade, Department of Sustainable Market Processes.


Students are active in research clubs and student organizations. They can also publish scientific articles in the dedicated publication "Students' Studies of the Faculty of Economics".


Sopot has 3 dormitories for them, and a student buffet at the Faculty. Students can benefit from scientific, social and sports scholarships.
Another advantage of the Faculty of Economics is its attractive location and convenient communication.

 

The Faculty of Economics of the UG has participated in the Graduate Barometer 2010. The European Student Barometer has grown to be the largest survey on career, education and employer topics in Europe. More than 850 institutions in 24 countries took part and about 220 000 students answered the survey. The students were asked about their preferences and expectations in their future career, their satisfaction with their university, and the attractiveness of future employers.

 

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