The Candidates

The Candidates

Educational offer of Warsaw Higher School in Otwock with a seat place in Otwock (formerly Academy of Enterprenurship and Social Sciences in Otwock) is systematically modified and adapted to changes in the economy.

Written study programs are consistent with the standards of Ministry of Education, the needs and requirements of the labor market, including the European Union. Education programs are adapted to the needs of the economy. The study site offers the possibility of raising qualifications offering undergraduate degrees, postgraduate courses and training.

The offer for the academic year of 2016/2017:

Undergraduate degree (BA):

  • Finance and Accounting
  • Finance and company accounting
  • Banking
  • Management
  • HR management
  • Investment Management and Real Estate
  • Logistics management
  • Financial Management and Accounting

Postgraduate studies:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Professional management assistant
  • Public administration

Training and courses

• computer course
• Final Secondary school courses

Advantages of the Study site:

  • highly qualified research and teaching staff,
  • ECTS – European Points Transfer System allows the flexibility to study and recognition of objects included in the European universities,
  • plans of study and specialization in line with the standards of Ministry of Education, and the needs and requirements of the modern labor market, including the European Union,
  • social grants, scholarships for people with disabilities, Rector’s scholarships
  • Rector’s awards for outstanding students,
  • high quality of education – modern teaching methods, accreditation of the National Accreditation Commission,
  • a very good base material and teaching,
  • access to a wireless Internet network throughout the University,
  • very well equipped library,
  • postgraduate studies in various specialties and Master of Business Administration carried out in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences in Bielefeld (Germany)
  • WSW located in Otwock has profiles chosen for the preferences of students, employers and market requirements. It has a wide choice of specialization corresponding to the current needs of the labor market.
  • Professional and comprehensive training for future professional career. With us you will find out an interesting internship and practice. Throughout the study period, you can use the expertise of faculty specialists in their field, found in a professionally equipped studio teaching rooms, teaching aids, library and reading room. All this increases your possibilities on the labor market
  • Studies does not have to be boring. It is reinforced by friendly atmosphere, nice tutors and interesting way of teaching. The competent staff in dealing with student matters makes you focused only on the knowledge.
    Your efforts will be appreciated. For achievements in science, you can count not only on scholarship. You also have the chance to participate in the research and publications as a result of a special diploma with honors, which will give you a chance for a better start.
  • Our convenient location is an indisputable advantage. The study site is situated at one of the main streets of city, close to the railway station and nearby bus stops. All classes are held in professionally equipped, spacious classrooms and laboratories. In this way you do not waste time on moving around and you can learn in decent conditions.
  • We also know how important is the moment of rest between classes or the possibility to relax after exams. You can have time of your relax in the restaurant. There you will find a good lunch or energetic cup of coffee or tea.

Undergraduate Degree Studies
Undergraduate degree (BA) at Warsaw’s High School with a seat office in Otwock, the studies last six semesters of full-time and part-time. They finish with a diploma examination and receiving Bachelor of Art Degree.
The study at BA undergraduate course takes place in the following faculties:
Management, Finance and Accounting in which studies offer the following profiles:

  1. Finance and Accounting:
  2. Finance and company accounting
  3. Banking

Management:

  • HR management
  • Investment Management and Real Estate
  • Logistics Management
  • Financial Management and Accounting

* Management of internal security – a new faculty

The post graduate of the study site receives a diploma at the Bachelor’s of Art level, which entitles to pursue the studies at complementary master studies.

Finance and Accounting

Faculty description:
The field of study Finance and Accounting for years consistently is very popular because it not only allows us to understand the functioning of financial markets, forecasting and analyzing the effects occurring there, but also it provides students with a comprehensive knowledge of the accounting companies, the knowledge of which is essential not only for those engaged in own business, but also makes organizing and conducting their financial issues in private life. In addition, graduates of the Faculty of Finance and Accounting have a huge chances of finding employment, because even in times of global economic crisis and the economic banking market (in particular credits) it still continues to develop rapidly.
Post Graduated Characteristic features:

Graduate degree in finance and accounting has knowledge of broadly understood finance and accounting and understand the mechanism of the market economy; able to identify the causes and consequences of the occurrence of certain economic phenomena in the macro- and microeconomic. A graduate of this course knows the rules of the functioning of enterprises, banks and other financial institutions, also has the ability to analyze and assess economic developments and the economic – financial entities; able to acquire necessary for these purposes source materials. Graduates have the ability to keep records of business processes in different units. It is prepared to work in financial institutions and enterprises of different industries to run their own business.

Postgradute Student characteristics

Postgraduate of first degree in finance and accounting profile has knowledge of broadly understood finance and accounting and can understand the mechanism of the market economy; is able to identify the causes and consequences of the occurrence of certain economic phenomena in the macro- and microeconomic. A postgraduate of this profile knows the rules of the functioning of enterprises, banks and other financial institutions, also has the ability to analyze and assess economic developments and the economic – financial entities; is able to acquire necessary for these purposes source materials. The postgraduate has the ability to keep records of business processes in different units and she/he is prepared to work in financial institutions and enterprises of different industries to run their own business.

The study program includes the implementation of the following modules and subjects:
• Foreign language (English, Russian)
• Information technology
• Social attitudes:
– Protection of intellectual property
– Business Ethics
• Basics of social sciences
– Basics of law
– Sociology
– Economic History
• Micro- and Macroeconomics
• Finance Subjective
– Public finances
– Buisness finance
– Finances of Financial Institutions
• Finance, accounting and insurance
– Basics of Finance
– Fundamentals of Accounting
– Insurance
• Banks and financial markets
• Methods of analysis and financial management

Financial Accounting
– Management Accounting
– Financial analysis
• Specialization Module (depending on the chosen specialty)
• Selectable module

Fees for studying at finance and accounting profile:

Management

Profile description:
Management is a field of study, which provides students with practical knowledge and skills necessary for the smooth functioning in many areas of economy life .The aim of studies is to train managers who could undertake and pursue economic activity on their own account and organize and lead the company on behalf of third parties in a way that ensures the profitability of the company’s activities. In the course of study the student gains theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of management science and related sciences as to the nature, accuracy and problems of the organization – businesses, public institutions and security structures of the state. The study program has been prepared taking into account the standards of education at management profile.

Postgradute Student characteristics
Postgraduate first degree in Management should have the ability to recognize, diagnose and solve problems of management of human resources, material, financial and information. A postgraduate is prepared to perform the basic functions of management processes in organizations of an economic, administrative or public security. The post graduates will be prepared to work as a specialist organization and management and manager / manager of middle management in enterprises, as well as to run their own business. A postgraduate should have the skills of effective communication, negotiation and persuasion and teamwork.

Why management?
Proper management is important not only for directors or managers, but for each of us, as management is the art or practice of rational use of resources to achieve the objectives. Management in other words is: control, coordination, administration, planning, organizing, deciding, motivating, with controlling gives answers to many questions concerning the functioning of modern man, not only in the economy. People with knowledge and management skills are always at the top of the social ladder, so that they achieve a high social and material status. Management focuses on people, but each entity in its operation uses resources. The most important are human resources (manpower and its qualifications), financial resources, tangible assets (fixed assets) and time, so we are talking about management: human resources, finance, environment, quality, risk, real estate, business, etc.
Why it is good to study management in WSW?
The management profile has a significant position in the Polish higher education, as evidenced by the high places in the rankings of press and company of others. Most students study just in Management Profile. Choosing university where we want to study, there shall be taken into account whether the university conducts practical profile, or only theoretical (general academic knowledge). The first will give the postgraduates the skills and competence, and the second one among the others knowledge. However, the pure knowledge without the skills of its practical use becomes simply useless. So, there is such the high percentage of unemployed among the postgraduates of Management. At WSW Studies in Otwock, the student has a choice whether to study the profile of general academic course or practical. We have a staff that in addition to academic experience has practical experience gained in managing the business (companies and entrepreneurships), public institutions, human resources, etc. It is this team to prepare the student to perform at the position of manager in his/ her chosen areas (specialties). Our postgraduates will have the skills and competence to manage the company and to run their own business. The study program is tailored to the newest and rapidly changing labor market needs.

Employment in management

At the market there is a great demand for professionals in a professional management. The completion of studies in management creates employment opportunities in the rapidly developing domestic and foreign entities. Postraduates of management, depending on the specialties are employed particularly as: specialists managers in private enterprises and state employees of state administration and local government, experts in the investment market, real estate, managers, institutions, foundations, associations, non-governmental experts. Finance, accounting, banks, insurance companies and financial service providers, as experts in the design and development of projects co-financed from EU funds. Thanks to studies on the management can also open their own business.

The study program includes the implementation of the following items:
General subjects:
1. Foreign language (English, German, Russian)
2. Humanities,
3. Information Technology,
4. protection of intellectual rights,
5. Labour Safety and Ergonomics
Basic subjects:
1.Basis management
2. Study about organization
3. Microeconomics,
4.Finanse,
5. Law,
6. Mathematics
7. Business Law.
Profile Subjects:
1. Organizational Behavior,
2. Project management,
3. Human Resources Management,
4. Quality Management,
5. IT in management,
6. Marketing,
7 Marketing Research,
8. Financial Accounting,
9. Corporate Finance,
10. Information processes in management,
11. Fundamentals of Accounting,
12. Economic policy,
13. Labour Rights
Profiled Courses
Profiles:
*HR management
* Management of small and medium-sized enterprise
* Financial Management and Accounting
* Investment Management and Real Estate
* Economic Consulting
*Logistics management
* Marketing management
The number and type of specialization in a given academic year is dependent on the number of people

Fees for studying at finance and accounting profile:

Master of Business Administration Otwock (MBA)

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)
Warsaw Higher School located in Otwock offers a Postdiploma studies of Master of Business Administration. The MBA offer is addressed to executives of companies and institutions. The knowledge and skills gained during the studies help to achieve high preparation and qualification in management, enabling the development and career in domestic and foreign enterprises. The MBA program provides the intellectual development of students, shapes the ability to analyze economic phenomena, drawing conclusions from the observation of their course, teaches making rational decisions and prepares for a leadership role in the organization of any type.
Foreign partner university MBA is foreign from Germany Fachhoschule of Bielefeld

MBA Schedule:
The training is based on nine modules:
1.Economy
2.Organizations managements
3.Marketing
4.Finanse enterprises
5.Accounting
6.Economic Law
7.IT Systems
8.Diploma Thesis
9.English as a foreign language in business
Within each module are the panels with topic blocks and subject for choice. The study program is implemented at time of 492 hours
The main assumptions of the schedule:
– provide students with modern knowledge of management enabling the process of systematic self-study,
– development of practical managerial skills, in particular: the analysis, and identify problems the company, formulating the concept of strategic alternatives for the company, making their evaluation and selection, efficient decision-making skills of negotiation and persuasion, and communicate with other participants of social process management,
– transfer of knowledge concerning the development of economic conditions, social, political and cultural as well as their impact on the behavior and business strategies,
– preparing for a smooth move at the international market and master the ability to create and consolidate the competitive advantage of the company.
Teaching methods for MBA Studies:

They make it easier to acquire theoretical knowledge and master the skills of its use, they have the ability to develop a holistic and systemic perception of economic phenomena, to perceive, analyze and solve business problems, conducting group work, negotiation, communication and presentation. The classes are used mainly with activating methods: case studies, group projects, presentation of empirical studies, simulation games, workshops.

The study plan of Master of Business Administration (MBA)

I st semester

No

Subject Name

Number of hours

A

Obligatory Subjects

112

1

Microeconomics

14

2

Organization and management

21

3

IT in Management

21

4

European Law Sources

14

5

Labour Law

14

6

Buisness English

28

B

Subjects to choose at the profile

28

1

Financial Aspects of European Union

10

2

Negotiations at worldwide market

18

Total 140

II nd semester

No

Subject Name

Number of hours

A

Obligatory Subjects

139

1

Finance Management

21

2

Macroeconomy

14

3

Marketing Management

21

4

International Marketing

21

5

Strategies of International Corporation

14

6

European Union Currency

14

7

Diploma Thesis

6

8

Buisness English

28

B

Subjects to choose at the profile

28

1

Capital Market

14

Total 153

III rd semester

No

Subject Name

Number of hours

A

Obligatory Subjects

115

1

Human Management

21

2

Strategic Management

21

3

Financial Accountancy

14

4

Economical and Trade Law

14

5

Tax Law

21

6

Diploma Thesis

10

7

Buisness English

14

Total 115

IV th semester

No

Subject Name

Number of hours

A

Obligatory Subjects

70

1

Analysis and Financial Planning

21

2

Management Accountancy

21

3

Diploma Thesis

14

4

Buisness English

14

B

Subjects to choose at the profile

14

1

Regional Politics of EU

14

Total 84

Teaching Staff:

Zajęcia prowadzone są przez osoby posiadające wszechstronną i głęboką wiedzę merytoryczną oraz legitymujące się doświadczeniem praktycznym, z łatwością, trafnie i komunikatywnie wykorzystują metody interaktywne w wykształceniu umiejętności słuchaczy. Wykłady będą prowadzone między innymi przez profesorów i doktorów WSW, profesorów z innych uczelni krajowych i zagranicznych, pracowników ministerstw, jednostek konsultingowych i itp.
The classes are taught by people with comprehensive and deep subject matter knowledge with a practical experience, they use easily, accurately, and communicatively the interactive methods to develop skills of listeners. Lectures will be conducted by, among others professors and doctors WSW, and professors from other national and foreign universities, ministries and consulting units.
Abroad study travels:

Each group of students will be organized a two-week trip to Germany. The residency program includes workshops, meetings with the staff of the business environment abroad, study visits in enterprises, cultural events and meetings with business organizations. The program of the visit is consulted with the participants. Participants cover the cost of accommodation, meals and transportation by bus or minibus, while other costs are borne by the university

 

MBA diploma:
It is a certificate recognized by the management of companies and institutions. The concept, content, teaching methods, the selection of teaching staff is designed to take account of the conditions of implementation of the MBA diploma study course in the partnership university, and it is to provide the accreditation (confirmation standards of education) by the Association of Management Education FORUM and approval of partnership university in Germany. In Poland FORUM is the main institution determining the quality standards of education in higher education and post-graduate level in management. The assumptions achieved in this accreditation allows (it is a necessary issue) to apply for accreditation EQUAL in the European system. The MBA diploma degree issued by WSW with a seat office in Otwock includes a supplement specifying the scope and nature of the partnership universities in the implementation of the program and takes into account the standards typical for this type of diplomas issued in the European Union.

Required documents:
a copy of the diploma of higher education,
curriculum vitae,
three photographs,
letter of motivation,
application questionnaire,
proof of payment for the procedure qualification of postgraduate MBA
Fees: