WHY ŁAZARSKI UNIVERSITY?

Studying at Łazarski University means studying at one of the most prestigious universities in Poland. We are an internationally-oriented institution with over 4500 students. Our Faculty of Law and Administration has been ranked number one among non-public universities for five years in a row according to “Dziennik Gazeta Prawna”, a leading legal newspaper, and the university consistently ranks in the top five among non-public universities in rankings published by “Rzeczpospolita” and “Perspektywy”. Most recently, Łazarski University was ranked as the best university in Poland by U-Multirank, a global ranking funded by the European Commission of over 1200 universities worldwide.

In addition to developing an innovative curriculum and encouraging valuable research, Łazarski has also built a strong international profile. It has signed bilateral agreements with over seventy-five universities from around the world, and has partnered with Coventry University in Great Britain to create four double-degree programs in English.

The quality and scope of our programs has attracted students from all over the world, and as of 2011 more than 80 percent of English-language students at Łazarski are foreign-born. Our university’s CenterMed Health Clinic, Student Help Desk, Department for Internships and Job Placement, the Accommodation Department, as well as numerous other university departments are there to make sure our foreign students are taken care of and feel at home while studying in Poland. If building a future career is important to you, then you will be happy to know that over 76% of our students find jobs during their studies.

Choose your program

Four of our programs are operated together with Coventry University in England, this means that graduates of these programs receive two degrees – one from Coventry University and the other from Lazarski University. Coventry University received the prestigious “University of the Year” Award from the Times Higher Education in 2015.

Bachelor’s degree programs (3 year)

BA in Business Economics

Description

The Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics has a practical and multidisciplinary character, and leads to an accredited degree from a renowned British university – Coventry University.

This programme conforms to the British standards of teaching and follows British rules and regulations, and guarantees an open-minded attitude towards current challenges of global economy. You will have the opportunity to study in a multicultural environment, explore different dimensions of integration and globalization, and will be equipped with the most up-to-date research techniques and knowledge of emerging and developed markets of global economy. This unique programme gives you a wide perspective

on various business environments, including their historical, geographical, cultural and political aspects. You will learn how to apply fundamental economic knowledge to solve real-life managerial, financial, ethical, and analytical problems encountered in your professional and personal life. This programme also equips you with practical knowledge and skills to develop a successful career in international business. To gain valuable practical experience directly related to your interests and career plans, you can choose from a comprehensive array of internships offered in public and private institutions or corporations involved in international or European affairs in Poland or abroad.

Skills and Knowledge

  • knowledge about fundamental concepts and theories in economics
  • knowledge about evolution of contemporary economics and its practical use
  • business-oriented application skills in basic mathematics and both quantitative and qualitative research methods
  •  ability to manage projects
  • ability to optimize decision making processes
  • ability to understand the local and global perspective on business
  • knowledge about local and international development paths of a company
  • business ethics
  • ability to communicate and negotiate effectively
  • ability to effectively work in a team

Tuition fees

BA Studies (3-year)

BA in Business Economics Poland, Ukraine & Belarus all other countries
semester semester
Business Economics PLN 6900 1800 euro

Work opportunities

  • international corporations
  • other companies operating in international environment
  • banks and international financial institutions
  • consulting companies
  • advertising and marketing agencies
  • private business

BA in International Relations and European Studies

Description

The Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and European Studies (IRES) is run in conjunction with the Coventry University in Great Britain and leads to an accredited degree from this university. The programme itself is identical for both degrees, with the same number of credits and one BA thesis – there are, however, some differences relating the final average grade, the thesis and the final mark. In an innovative way, the BA in IRES Programme meets the needs and expectations of international students from Europe itself and from other regions and civilisations of the world. You will be provided with deep insight into global and European politics through courses taught by leading multinational group of experienced academics, experts and scholars.

Skills and Knowledge

  • knowledge about political, legal, economic, military, religious and cultural elements of contemporary regional and global relations, especially in Europe
  • knowledge about the EU foundation, EU legal, economic and social policy, as well as decision making processes and procuring funds in the EU
  • ability to find, evaluate and combine various types of information sources, and in general, to apply research methods
  • ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural environment
  • ability to think critically and creatively in resolving concrete problems
  • leadership skills

ELECTIVE COURSES:

  • American Civilization
  • American Foreign Policy
  • American Rights and Freedoms
  • Ethnic Cleansing and Displacement in the Modern World
  • Eastern European Politics
  • Europe: Identity, Idea and Practice
  • Russia, Eastern Europe and Soviet Legacy
  • East Asia
  • Human Rights in the Post-Soviet Space
  • Media & Politics
  • Terrorism and Anti-Terrorism

Tuition fees

BA Studies (3-year)

BA in International Relations and European Studies Poland, Ukraine & Belarus all other countries
semester semester
European Studies PLN 6900 1800 euro

Work opportunities

  • foreign service
  • European Union institutions
  • international organizations (e.g. the United Nations, the World Bank)
  • developing EU co-operation
  • international media and press agencies
  • international corporations
  • other companies operating in an international environment
  • governmental organizations

Master’s degree programs (2 year)

MA in International Relations

Description

The Masters of Arts in International Relations Programme responds to the great opportunities and challenges of internationalisation, globalisation, regionalisation and integration in Europe and the entire contemporary world. These international phenomena determine the lives of nations, individuals and all human communities – politics, religion, human rights, the economy, business, the environment, health, terrorism, war, high and popular culture, science and education are interconnected and interdependent across national borders, continents and oceans. Being truly international nature is the biggest challenge of today and tomorrow, and as such is and will be the greatest professional opportunity for the young ambitious people from all of the world’s regions and civilisations, including the leaders of the future. This unique programme follows both high British standards for master’s degrees as well as Polish requirements relating to master’s degree, leading to a Master’s of Arts in International Relations degree from both Łazarski University and an accredited degree from a British university – Coventry University.

This qualification also leads to high employability in a plethora of fields, whilst obtaining advanced academic and professional knowledge and understanding of the political, civilizational, social, economic and security complexity of Europe and the world.

Skills and Knowledge

  • knowledge about political, legal, economic, military, religious and cultural elements of contemporary regional and global relations, especially in Europe
  • knowledge about the EU foundation, EU legal, economic and social policy, as well as decision making processes and procuring funds in the EU
  • ability to find, evaluate and combine various types of information sources, and in general, to apply research methods
  • ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural environment
  • ability to think critically and creatively in resolving concrete problems
  • leadership skills

Elective courses:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Demography and Economics of Contemporary European Migration
  • Personal Finance in Practice (with Excel)
  • Introduction to Strategic Management
  • Banking and Finance International
  • The Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SME) Sector
  • Negotiations and Communication Risk Management
  • Tax Policy

Work opportunities

  • international corporations
  • other companies operating in international environment
  • banks and international financial institutions
  • consulting companies
  • advertising and marketing agencies
  • private business

Tuition fees

MA Studies (2-year)

Master of Arts in International Relations Poland, Ukraine & Belarus all other countries
semester semester
Contemporary Politics PLN 6900 1800 euro

Description

The Masters of Arts in International Relations Programme responds to the great opportunities and challenges of internationalisation, globalisation, regionalisation and integration in Europe and the entire contemporary world. These international phenomena determine the lives of nations, individuals and all human communities – politics, religion, human rights, the economy, business, the environment, health, terrorism, war, high and popular culture, science and education are interconnected and interdependent across national borders, continents and oceans. Being truly international nature is the biggest challenge of today and tomorrow, and as such is and will be the greatest professional opportunity for the young ambitious people from all of the world’s regions and civilisations, including the leaders of the future. This unique programme follows both high British standards for master’s degrees as well as Polish requirements relating to master’s degree, leading to a Master’s of Arts in International Relations degree from both Łazarski University and an accredited degree from a British university – Coventry University.

This qualification also leads to high employability in a plethora of fields, whilst obtaining advanced academic and professional knowledge and understanding of the political, civilizational, social, economic and security complexity of Europe and the world.

Skills and Knowledge

  • knowledge about political, legal, economic, military, religious and cultural elements of contemporary regional and global relations, especially in Europe
  • knowledge about the EU foundation, EU legal, economic and social policy, as well as decision making processes and procuring funds in the EU
  • ability to find, evaluate and combine various types of information sources, and in general, to apply research methods
  • ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural environment
  • ability to think critically and creatively in resolving concrete problems
  • leadership skills

Elective courses:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Demography and Economics of Contemporary European Migration
  • Personal Finance in Practice (with Excel)
  • Introduction to Strategic Management
  • Banking and Finance International
  • The Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SME) Sector
  • Negotiations and Communication Risk Management
  • Tax Policy

Work opportunities

  • international corporations
  • other companies operating in international environment
  • banks and international financial institutions
  • consulting companies
  • advertising and marketing agencies
  • private business

Tuition fees

MA Studies (2-year)

Master of Arts in International Relations Poland, Ukraine & Belarus all other countries
semester semester
Contemporary Politics PLN 6900 1800 euro

Master of Science in International Business Economics

Description

The Master of Science in International Business Economics offers you the

opportunity to investigate the complexities of and challenges facing today’s

world markets. The programme enables you to examine in-depth, critical issues in international business economics at a time of continuing turbulence in the global economy. The programme structure takes a holistic approach, exploring the synergies between economic theory and practice, finance and international business. This unique programme follows both high British standards for master’s programmes and Polish requirements related to master’s degrees, and leads to an accredited degree from both Łazarski University and Coventry University in the UK.

With the global labour market being more competitive than ever before, attracting young professionals across borders, cultures and continents; the MSc in International Business Economics is the perfect answer to succeeding in this global environment. You will be taught by renowned professors and experts in a variety of fields from many different countries, which not only offers you the opportunity to meet potential future employers, but allows you to develop personally and professionally so that you can launch a successful career in a plethora of related fields.

Skills and Knowledge

  • knowledge about fundamental concepts and theories in Economics
  • knowledge about structures, organization and management of international companies
  • ability to use modern tools to analyse the economic process
  • ability to manage multiple projects and multi-cultural international teams
  • ability to exploit market opportunities
  • ability to understand and apply local and global perspective on business
  • knowledge about quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • ability to communicate effectively and to negotiate in an international environment

Elective courses

  • Socio-Economic Changes in Contemporary China
  • International Capital Markets
  • Labour Mobility in the European Union
  • The American Economy: Factors of Growth – Past, Present, and Future
  • Tax Systems in European Union Countries
  • The International Financial System
  • Corporate Growth and Financial Markets
  • Global Investment Banking and Asset Management
  • Central Banking and Monetary Policy
  • Introduction to Global Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Decision Making
  • Quantitative Methods in Financial Market
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Global Trade Finance Solutions
  • Investing in Capital Markets

Work opportunities

  • international corporations
  • other companies operating in international environment
  • companies involved in foreign trade
  • banks and international financial institutions
  • consulting companies
  • advertising and marketing agencies
  • private business

Tuition fees

MSC Studies (2-year)

Master of Science in International Business Economics Poland, Ukraine & Belarus all other countries
semester semester
International Business Economics PLN 6900 1800 euro