Study programme objectives
The objective of the study program is to educate and enable students to perform more complex tasks in the field of business economics and business informatics. Particular emphasis is placed on education and preparation for various jobs and new tasks occurring in small and medium-sized companies.
Students will be particularly enabled to recognize, record, analyze and formulate problems in the business of companies and institutions, as well as to contribute to and participate in finding effective solutions.
In the field of business economics, students will be enabled to identify and solve problems in public and private organizations in the fields of marketing, accounting, tax and taxation, to familiarize themselves with the finances of a corporation and to master the methods and techniques of financial management as well as to prepare reports by means of basic and specialized application software.
In the field of business informatics, students will be enabled to apply their IT knowledge in practice in order to solve business problems in new or unknown environments by means of information technology and business application software (independently and in cooperation with other IT professionals), as well as to identify IT needs and suggest modifications and improvements to IT solutions on the basis on available information and adopted criteria.
Study programme outcomes
Upon completion of the study programme, the Business Economics and Informatics graduate will be able to:
- identify and collect the necessary information, conduct analysis, propose solutions, organize and/or participate in solving real business problems in companies and institutions;
- plan, conduct and monitor business and market communication activities;
- analyze business ideas, define the necessary resources, start and manage the entrepreneurial venture;
- create a detailed marketing plan for a specific business venture;
- implement appropriate regulations, compile financial statements and management reports;
- identify tax and non-tax liabilities of a particular company and perform activities of calculation, planning, payment and control of tax and non-tax liabilities of the company;
- identify problems related to company finance, perform analysis, draw conclusions and propose solutions to particular problems;
- carry out international commodity transactions and more complex forms of international business;
- handle integrated management systems;
- use statistical analysis software, based on methods and procedures of analysis, and provide reports for internal and external users;
- develop, implement and use up-to-date information and communication technologies (ICTs) in business;
- apply mobile applications in solving business problems;
- manage a company’s computer resources, manage data and administer databases.
The list of compulsory and optional courses
|1. Entrepreneurial Business||compulsory||10 ECTS|
|2. Information Systems in Business Decision-Making||compulsory||10 ECTS|
|3. Accounting for Small and Medium-Sized Companies||compulsory||10 ECTS|
|4. Business Analysis||compulsory||10 ECTS|
|5. Business and Market Communication||compulsory||10 ECTS|
|6. Practical Training||compulsory||10 ECTS|
Optional courses (students choose 5 out of 11 courses):
|1. Business English||optional||6 ECTS|
|2. Integrated Management Systems||optional||6 ECTS|
|3. Corporate Finance||optional||6 ECTS|
|4. Taxation in Private and Public Sector||optional||6 ECTS|
|5. Management Accounting||optional||6 ECTS|
|6. Applied Marketing Strategies||optional||6 ECTS|
|7. Brand Management||optional||6 ECTS|
|8. International Business||optional||6 ECTS|
|9. Data Mining||optional||6 ECTS|
|10. Business Presentation, Graphics and Multimedia||optional||6 ECTS|
|11. Mobile Applications||optional||6 ECTS|
|12. Practical Research||compulsory||12 ECTS|
|13. Master’s Thesis||compulsory||18 ECTS|