Project Managment
and User experience

Type:
first-cycle studies
Field of study:
Informatics
Type:
first-cycle studies
Field of study:
Informatics
Duration of study:
4 years (8 semesters)
Mode of study:
full-time | part-time | online
Obtained title:
engineer
Language:
Polish | English
PolishEnglish

Why You should choose this study programme

If you want to work in IT and at the same time you feel great working with people - this specialization is for you! It is an excellent choice for those who would like to broaden their knowledge and experience not only in terms of typical technical competencies, but also to learn about issues related to user experience and project management

– also extremely crucial for the successful implementation of IT projects. The competences acquired in the course of studies in the field of specialization combined with the competences gained in this specialization will allow to work effectively at the interface between people working with technology and people working in business.

What You can do after this study programme

Working in the IT sector is not just about programming and technology! It is difficult to imagine effective implementation of IT projects without an effective project manager - Project Manager. And even the best programmers won't create a great application if it is prepared by proper understanding of users' needs - and this is what UX/UI designer does. This is why graduating from this specialization offers such broad career prospects - from work in professional teams in IT and new technology companies to startups and freelance work. 

This programme
is for You, if:

You feel good working with people and you establish relations easily
You can understand people's needs and combine it with the use of technology
You are looking for interesting and ambitious tasks in the IT sector

Degree programme and study structure

First degree studies
(engineering)

last
4 years (8 semesters)
are worth of
240 ECTS credits
(European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System)
they end with
a Professional Engineering degree

The curriculum covers the most important key areas of computer science and a wide selection of specialization tracks. A special feature of the program at UEHS is that each student has the opportunity to choose at least 2 specialties that they would like to complete. 

First year of study

The first year of studies is dominated by subjects which, irrespective of the chosen field of study, provide a broad horizon of thinking and an understanding of the concepts and basic issues in a given field of science. As a result, you will acquire knowledge and skills that will make it easier for you to find your place in many different professional areas in the future and prepare you to undertake interdisciplinary projects, which is nowadays particularly important and appreciated on the job market. Beginning in the second semester, classes introduce content specific to the Computer Science major in increasing detail.

Semester I
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
BASIC OF PROGRAMMING 9 L, D 75/40
GRAPHICS AND HUMAN-COMPUTER COMMUNICATION 7 L, D 60/32
DESIGNING WEBSITES 4 D 30/16
BASIC OF E-LEARNING 2 L, D 16/8
MATHEMATICS FOR COMPUTER SCIENTISTS 8 L, D 75/40
OHS 0 e-learning 8/4
Semester II
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
ELECTRONICS FOR COMPUTER SCIENTISTS 6 L, D 60/32
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 8 L, D 70/40
ELEMENTS OF MODERN PHYSICS 5 L, D 48/28
ALGORITHMS AND COMPLEXITY 6 L, D 75/40
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ARCHITECTURE 6 L, D 60/40

Second year of study

In the second year, subjects concentrating on the chosen field of study are introduced into the programme. They enable students to deepen their knowledge and acquire competences necessary for understanding and practical use of IT knowledge in various spheres of professional activity. Specialist subjects in Project management and user experience are also introduced from semester 4.

Semester III
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES AND PARADIGMS 8 L, D 75/40
DATABASES 7 L, D 60/32
OPERATING SYSTEMS 6 L, D 60/32
NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES 6 L, D 60/32
Semester IV
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
EMBEDDED SYSTEMS 6 L, D 60/32
SOFWARE ENGINEERING 7 L, D 60/32
FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL PRODUCT DESIGN 4 D 45/24
USER INTERFACE DESIGN 5 L, D 45/24
RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS USER EXPERIENCE 5 L, D 30/16

Third year of study

In your third year of study, you will finish your studies in the 5th semester with courses in project management and user experience, which in practice will already allow you to start working in this area. In the 6th semester, you can choose a second specialization that will shape your professional profile.

Artificial intelligence and data science
Data processing has long moved far beyond simple Excel sheets and even traditional database systems. Want to learn how to teach a computer to distinguish between a terrier and a bulldog, or write a program that will recommend a movie to watch tonight? Or are you interested in predicting the future? These and many more examples of practical applications of artificial intelligence in everyday life can be found in this specialization!

Designing mobile applications
Mobile devices are now an integral part of many people’s lives, and it’s hard to imagine devices without apps written for them. In this specialization you will learn how to create applications for different platforms and in different technologies. You can develop in a practical way the knowledge gained during the UX and PM specialization or expand your technology portfolio obtained during the Web Applications specialization. Be mobile-first with this specialty!

Semester V
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT METHODOLOGIES 8 L, D 60/32
DIGITAL PRODUCY DESIGN MANAGEMENT 6 L, D 30/16
EMPATHIZATION AND IDEATION- THE SEARCH FOR PRODUCT SHAPE 7 L, D 45/24
BASIC OF SOCIAL COMMUNICATION 3 L 30/16
BASIC OF ECONOMICS 4 L 30/16
TEAM COMMUNICATION IN IT 3 D 30/16
Semester VI

To choose one of the two specialization path.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGANCE AND DATA SCIENCE
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
FUNCIONAL PROGRAMMING 9 D 75/40
SELECTED ISSUES OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 9 L, D 75/40
MACHINE LEARNING 9 D 75/40
DESIGNING MOBILE APPLICATIONS
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
INTRODUCTION TO MOBILE SYSTEMS 7 D 60/32
DESIGNING INTERFACES FOR MOBILE DEVICES 7 L, D 60/32
MOBILE DEVICES PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES 7 D 60/32
GRAPHICS FOR MOBILE DEVICES 6 D 60/32

Fourth year of study

In the fourth year of study you will complete the study of specialty subjects. You will also complete an professional traineeship and work on your own IT project, which will help you to find your future job more easily.

Semester VII

To choose one of the two specialization path.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DATA SCIENCE
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
IT PROJECT 4 D 30/16
TEAM PROJECT 8 D 30/16
PROFESSIONAL TRAINEESHIP 10 PT 250/250
BUSINESS DATA ANALYSIS 5 D 45/24
BIG DATA HANDLING 5 D 60/32
DEEP LEARNING 6 L, D 60/32
DESIGNING MOBILE APPLICATIONS
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
IT PROJECT 4 D 30/16
TEAM PROJECT 8 D 30/16
PROFESSIONAL TRAINEESHIP 10 PT 250/250
NETWORK ISSUES IN MOBILE DEVICES 5 D 45/24
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING OF MOBILE DEVICES 6 L, D 45/24
DEVELOPING PROGRESSIVE MOBILE APPLICATIONS 6 D 60/32
Semester VIII
Subject ECTS Form of classes Total number
of lesson hours
(STATIONARY / NON-STATIONARY)
PROFESSIONAL TRAINEESHIP 10 PT 250/250
PREPARATION OF AN IT PROJECT 12 SEM, OW 300/300
DIPLOMA EXAM 5 OW -

The study programme also includes foreign language classes
and (for full-time students) sports and recreational activities.

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 and 3rd year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
OTHER COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester
1st year 3600 EUROS 1950 EUROS
2nd and 3rd year 3600 EUROS 1950 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