Smart City Society

Type:
Undergraduate (Bachelor)
Field of study:
Political Science
Duration of study:
3 years (6 semesters)
Mode:
full-time |
Now also available online
Obtained title:
bachelor's degree
Language:
Polish | English
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Why is it worth choosing these studies?

It is a unique specialty that responds to the needs of a changing world. 

The program allows students to deepen their technical and social knowledge regarding the phenomenon of functioning and development of modern metropolises. 

What can you do after graduation?

Due to the dynamics of changes taking place in the area of urban development, there is a growing demand for specialists who will be able to implement and manage these changes. Graduates of this specialization path will be desirable experts in central offices, companies specializing in promotion, advertising and city events, as well as in all entities providing services based on modern technologies for urban communities.

This program is for you if:

you are interested in the subject of changes occurring in urban agglomerations ,
you would like to have a real impact on the development of the metropolis
modern technologies are not alien to you

PROGRAM I STUDY STRUCTURES

FIRST LICENSE STUDIES

They last
3 years (6 semesters)
They are worth
180 ECTS credits
They end with obtaining a
professional bachelor's degree

The study program covers issues related to the understanding and practical use of knowledge in the field of political science in various spheres of social activity and international cooperation. 

1ST YEAR OF STUDIES

The first year of studies is dominated by subjects which, regardless of the chosen field of study, provide broad horizons of thinking and an understanding of concepts and basic issues in a given field of study. As a result, you will gain knowledge and skills that will help you find yourself in many different professions and prepare to undertake interdisciplinary projects, which is particularly important and valued on the labor market today. From the second semester, the classes introduce more and more detailed content specific to the selected field of study. 

FIRST SEMESTER
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
STUDY OF STATE, LAW AND POLITICS 5 L 30/24
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 5 L 30/24
ACADEMIC SKILLS 2 W 15/8
FOUNDATIONS OF PHILOSOPHY 4 L 30/24
ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT THEORY 5 L 30/24
FOUNDATIONS OF SOCIAL COMMUNICATION 4 L 30/24
FUNDAMENTALS OF ECONOMICS 5 L 30/24
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING 0 W 8/4
SECOND SEMESTER
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 T 24/16
SPORTS AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES 0 E 30
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN SOCIAL SCIENCES 4 D 24/16
INTRODUCTION TO LAW 5 L 30/24
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND POLITICAL SYSTEMS 5 L+T 60/40
MEDIA RELATIONS 4 D 30/24
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 4 L 30/24
FUNDAMENTALS OF SOCIOLOGY 3 L 30/24
PROJECT MANAGEMENT 3 D 24/16

2ND YEAR OF STUDIES

In the second year of studies, subjects focused on the chosen field of study are introduced to the curriculum. They allow you to deepen your knowledge and acquire competences necessary to understand and use competences in the field of political science in various spheres of social activity. 

SEMESTER 3
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 T 24/16
SPORTS AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES 0 E 30
CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL THOUGHT  6 L+T 60/40
POLITICAL MARKETING  6 L+T 60/40
POLITICAL COMMUNICATION 4 L 30/24
DIPLOMACY 4 L 30/24
CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL MOVEMENTS 4 D 30/24
INFORMATION SOCIETY 4 D 30/24
SEMESTER 4
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 2 T 24/16
CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL SYSTEMS  4 L 30/24
INTERNATIONAL SECURITY 3 D 30/24
EUROPEAN INTEGRATION 7 L+T 60/40
INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL RELATIONS 5 L 30/24
INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ORGANIZATIONS 5 D 30/24
POLITICAL BRAND IN THE PUBLIC SPACE 4 D 30/24

3RD YEAR OF STUDIES

In the third year of studies, you can choose subjects in the field of a selected specialization to obtain qualifications necessary to build a career in the broadly understood development of cities and smart city society. In each semester, you can choose 4 out of 6 specialty subjects. 

SEMESTER 5
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
FOREIGN LANGUAGE 4 T 24/16
METHODOLOGY OF SOCIAL OR ECONOMIC PROJECTS 3 D 30/24
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS PRACTICIONERS 2 W 24/16
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 5 OWN WORK 125
MARKETING MANAGEMENT 5 L+T 60/40
PRINCIPLES OF NEGOTIATION AND MEDIATION 5 L+T 60/40
ENERGY POLICY 5 L+T 60/40
ECONOMY AND LOCAL FINANCE 3 D 30/16
SOCIETY PARTICIPATION IN SMART CITY 3 D 30/16
CULTURE, MEDIA AND METROPOLITAN EDUCATION PROBLEMS 3 D 30/16
SEMESTER 6
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (ST/NST)
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS PRACTICIONERS 2 W 24/16
INFORMATION ENGINEERING 5 L+T 60/40
SOCIAL OR ECONOMIC PROJECT 3 OWN WORK 100
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 5 OWN WORK 125/125
DIPLOMA EXAM 4 OWN WORK 100/100
LOCAL ELECTIONS AND GOVERNANCE PROCESSES 5 L+T 60/40
SAFETY OF METROPOLITAN AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES 5 L+T 60/40
URBAN TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS 3 D 30/16
SMART CITY INFRASTRUCTURE 3 D 30/16
METROPOLITAN SPACE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION PROBLEMS 3 D 30/16

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.

Register now and get a discount

Candidates who apply and pay tuition fees now, will receive an exclusive discount of 500 Euro for the first year of study!

 

 

 

 

Fees

EU&OTHER COUNTRIES GROUP
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 2300 EUROS 1300 EUROS
2nd and 3rd year 2300 EUROS 1300 EUROS
OTHER COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 3300 EUROS 1800 EUROS
2nd and 3rd year 3300 EUROS 1800 EUROS

EU and other countries group
This group includes citizens of the countries member states of the European Union and the following countries citizens: Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

Other countries
The citizens of all the remaining countries.

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