International Finance and Trade

Type:
second-degree studies
Field of study:
Finance and Accounting
Type:
second-degree studies
Field of study:
Finance and Accounting
Duration of study:
2 years (4 semesters)
Mode of study:
full-time | part-time | online
Obtained title:
master
Language:
Polish | English
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Why You should choose this study programme

Studying this specialization allows you to acquire knowledge, skills and qualifications in the field of international trade organization, in particular in the field of international financial and commercial transactions, their securing, financing and settlement with the use of modern forms of payment.

It also enables the acquisition of knowledge and skills in the field of currency risk management, the use of quotations and concluding transactions on international commodity and financial exchanges, the functioning of the international banking system and international financial institutions. 

 

What You can do after this study programme

Relations with international partners are nowadays an indispensable element of the activity of virtually every enterprise. The career prospects for graduates are extremely broad. Banks and financial institutions as well as enterprises and international corporations are just a few of the job opportunities that will open up for you after graduating from this specialization. 

 

This program is for you if:

You have broad horizons and you like getting to know the culture of other countries
You are an open-minded person and establish relationships with people quickly
You think about an international career and unlimited development prospects

Curriculum and study structure

MASTER STUDIES

they last
2 years (4 semesters)
are worth
120 ECTS credits
(European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System)
end with
a master's degree

The model of education is focused on major subjects in the field of finance and accounting and on specialty subjects.

First year of study

The first two semesters include major subjects, carried out jointly for all students of a given field of study. 

 

First semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
Statistical methods 7 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
Cost accounting 7 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
Financial law 4 LECTURES 30/16
Monetary policy 4 LECTURES 30/24
Contemporary financial concepts 4 DISCUSSION 30/16
Management of financial institution 4 DISCUSSION 30/24
Second semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
Investment portfolio 7 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
Management accounting 7 LECTURES, EXERCISES 46/32
Auditing of Financial Statements 7 LECTURES, EXERCISES 46/32
Financial reporting standards 5 LECTURES 30/24
Fiscal policy 4 LECTURES 30/16

Second year of study

In your second year of studies, you can choose subjects in the field of finance and international trade to gain specialist preparation in this field. In semester III, you should choose two of the three subjects conducted in the form of lectures and exercises, and two of the three subjects in the form of seminars. In semester IV – three out of four subjects should be chosen in the form of seminars. 

 

Third semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
BUDŻETOWANIE FINANSOWE 6 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
FINANCES AND INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENTS OF ENTERPRISES 6 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
TRANSACTIONS AND INVESTMENTS ON COMMODITY EXCHANGES 6 LECTURES, EXERCISES 60/40
FINANCIAL CONTROLLING 4 DISCUSSION 30/16
FINANCIAL CRISIS AND STABILITY OF THE FINANCIAL SYSTEM 4 DISCUSSION 30/16
MARKETING MANAGEMENT 4 DISCUSSION 30/16
Fourth semester
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
METHODOLOGY OF PREPARING THE EUROPEAN PROJECT 5 DISCUSSION 30/24
DIPLOMATIC PROTOCOL 5 DISCUSSION 30/24
DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING 5 DISCUSSION 30/24
THEORY AND POLICY OF THE EXCHANGE RATE 5 DISCUSSION 30/24

Starting from the third semester, students also participate in the diploma seminar, during which they prepare their master’s thesis under the supervision of the supervisor. The diploma examination with the defence of the master’s thesis completes the studies and allows you to obtain the professional title of master’s degree. 

Tuition fees

Fixed tuition - flexible payments

By choosing to study at UEHS, you can be sure that the tuition fee will not change throughout the duration of your studies. You can pay the tuition fee once for the entire year of study or spread over a semester payment. This allows you to decide how you want to plan your expenses.

Reduce the cost of your studies

As part of the UEHS discount programme, you can take advantage of various reductions and promotions. They are usually applied in the first year of study. It means that your tuition fees will be reduced by the amount of the discounts granted. Candidates who register and pay their tuition fees within one month of registration will receive an English language course for free. The course covers 80 hours of English classes and 20 hours of  classes of Polish culture.

Fees

EU&CIS COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
2nd year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
OTHER COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 3500 EUROS 1900 EUROS
2nd year 3500 EUROS 1900 EUROS

CIS COUNTRIES
Commonwealth of Independent States: Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgystan, Macedonia, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

EU COUNTRIES
All member states of the European Union. List of member states: https://europa.eu/european-union/about-eu/countries_en.

OTHER COUNTRIES
Countries that are not members of the CIS or EU.

Scholarships - easier than you think

While studying at UEHS, you can take advantage of a wide range of financial support from the state budget and European funds, as well as benefit from special discounts with UEHS discount program

You can submit most scholarship applications quickly and easily through your online account.  

Scholarship
The scholarship may be awarded to any student who obtained an average grade not lower than 4.5 in a academic year given.

In the academic year 2020/2021, the University of Economics and Humanities in Warsaw awarded 292 Rector’s Scholarships, ranging from PLN 450 /month to PLN 650 /month, depending on the average or achievements. For outstanding sport, artistic or scientific achievements, the Scholarship Committee awarded scholarships of PLN 450 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for the Rector’s Scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Sports scholarships

A sports scholarship may be awarded to a student who excels in sport achievements at least national level. In addition we also encourage our students to take part in additional support programs- eg. the National Academic Representation.

Young sportsmen can count on financial support in the amount of PLN 450 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for sports scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Social scholarships

A social scholarship may be awarded to a student who is in a difficult financial situation. In the academic year 2020/2021, the amount of income per person in the student’s family entitling to receive a scholarship was set at an amount not higher than PLN 1,051.70.

Depending on the monthly net income, scholarships ranging from PLN 1,050 / month to PLN 1,250 /month were awarded per one student’s family member.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for a social scholarship is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Special scholarships for disabled people

A scholarship for people with disabilities may be awarded to a student who has a disability certificate, a disability degree certificate, a ZUS certifying physician’s certificate, a disability group certificate or a certificate of permanent or long-term incapacity to work on a farm.

In the 2020/2021 academic year, depending on the degree of disability, 79 scholarships for people with disabilities were awarded, ranging from PLN 800 /month to PLN 1000 /month.

Detailed information on the possibility of applying for a scholarship for people with disabilities is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

Allowances

The allowance is a form of emergency financial assistance. Any student who found himself temporarily in a difficult life situation resulting from random events beyond the student’s control can apply for it.

The allowance may be granted twice in one academic year, and the allowance is not granted twice for the same random event. Difficult life situations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are an exception.

In 2020, we granted 64 allowances for a total of PLN 113,200.50. The allowances, depending on the student’s situation, were paid in the amount of PLN 1,000 to PLN 2,500 at a time.
Detailed information on the possibility of applying for the allowance is available in the “MojeAEH” system.

This is what makes us different

2020/2021 academic year
292 Rector’s Scholarships
106 social scholarships
79 scholarships for people with disabilities

PLN 1,890,289.35 was spent in 2019 on scholarships
PLN 2,911,662.50 was spent in 2020 on scholarships

Rector’s Scholarship – highest average: 5.79