Czestochowa University of Technology (CUT) is the largest state university in the region with almost seven decades of scientific and educational tradition. Its mission is assist economic and social development with innovation and reliable technical solutions and high quality engineering education. In nationwide rankings of the state institutions of higher education, CUT is among the top universities in Poland of a technological profile. Currently, CUT hires with 1000+ academic staff and offers courses to 11,000 students within the framework of six Faculties and 19 fields of study, in Polish and in English (5 MSc and 5 BSc programs), including its IE program at Faculty of Management (FMCUT) and Business & Technology at European Faculty of Engineering (EFE). CUT has a vast network of partnering universities within ERASMUS+ program (over 130 partners) resulting in intensive exchange of students (37 outgoing and 106 incoming in 2015/2016) and staff (43 and 18) and the growing no. of foreign full time students (69). CUT contribution to research could be summarized by the no. of 169 sponsored project in last decade. CUT is engaged in modern teaching methods and distance learning solutions. Since 2010 CUT operates its own e-learning platform and practices blended learning schemes for selected courses in all its educational programs.
Faculty of Management (FMCUT) is the 20 years old largest department of CUT, with about 3500 students acquiring knowledge and practical skills there 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree studies. FMCUT educational offer in English language includes programs in Management, Management and Production Engineering, Logistics and Business & Technology program on EFE with obligatory 1 semester of mobility period in partner Universities within ERASMUS+ framework. The pace of internationalization of FMCUT education is confirmed by the growing numbers of students (14 outgoing and 19 incoming in 2015/2016) and staff exchanges (18 and 9) within ERASMUS+ and no. of enrollments of full time students from abroad (25) and in English programs (35). FMCUT educational programs are embedded into its industrial and institutional environment through curricula development with participation of business council, introduction of internal system of education quality assurance that is based on the ISO 9001 system solutions and constant improvement of teaching methods. FMCUT relevance with IE is also settled through its Academic Entrepreneurship Incubator that fosters the change of students’ ideas into business solutions
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