Project Managment
and User experience

Type:
Engineer
Duration of study:
4 years (8 semesters)
Mode:
full-time
Now also available online
Obtained title:
engineer
Language:
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Why You Should Choose This Study Program ?

If you want to work in IT and, at the same time, you like 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 program?

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
Corporate Logistics

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 in the job market. In the second semester, classes introduce content specific to the Computer Science major in increasing detail.  

Semester I
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
BASICS OF PROGRAMMING 7 L, D 75/40
GRAPHICS AND HUMAN-COMPUTER COMMUNICATION 7 L, D 60/32
DESIGNING WEBSITES 4 D 30/16
BASICS OF E-LEARNING 2 L, D 16/8
MATHEMATICS FOR COMPUTER SCIENTISTS 8 L, D 75/40
OHS 0 L 8/8
ACADEMIC SKILLS 2 L 15/8
Semester II
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
ELECTRONICS FOR COMPUTER SCIENTISTS 5 L, D 45/24
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 6 L, D 60/32
ELEMENTS OF MODERN PHYSICS 5 L, D 48/24
ALGORITHMS AND COMPLEXITY 6 L, D 75/40
COMPUTER SYSTEMS ARCHITECTURE 6 L, D 60/32

Second year of study

In the second year of study, subjects concentrating on the chosen field of study are introduced into the programme. They enable students to broaden their knowledge and acquire competences which are 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 in the fourth semester. 

Semester III
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
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 name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
EMBEDDED SYSTEMS 5 L, D 45/24
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING 6 L, D 45/24
FUNDAMENTALS OF DIGITAL PRODUCT DESIGN 5 L, D 45/24
USER INTERFACE DESIGN 4 L, D 30/16
RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS USER EXPERIENCE 4 L, D 30/16
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 4 OW 100/100

Third year of study

In your third year of study, you will complete your studies in the 5th semester with courses in a 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 the knowledge gained during the UX and PM specialization in a practical way or expand your technology portfolio obtained during the Web Applications specialization. Be mobile-first with this specialty! 

Semester V
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT METHODOLOGIES 8 L, D 60/32
DIGITAL PRODUCT DESIGN MANAGEMENT 5 L, D 45/24
IT SYSTEMS OF ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT 6 L, D 60/32
BASICS OF SOCIAL COMMUNICATION 3 L 30/16
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 4 OW 100/100
TEAM COMMUNICATION IN IT 2 D 30/16
Semester VI

To choose one of the two specialization path.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGANCE AND DATA SCIENCE
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
FUNCIONAL PROGRAMMING 6 L, D 60/32
SELECTED ISSUES OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE 7 L, D 75/40
MACHINE LEARNING 7 L, D 60/32
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 8 OW 200/200
DESIGNING MOBILE APPLICATIONS
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
INTRODUCTION TO MOBILE SYSTEMS 7 L, D 75/40
DESIGNING INTERFACES FOR MOBILE DEVICES 6 L, D 60/32
MOBILE DEVICES PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES 7 L, D 60/32
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 8 OW 200/200

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

Continuation of the selected specialization path.

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND DATA SCIENCE
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
IT PROJECT 4 D 30/16
BASICS OF ECONOMICS 3 L 30/16
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 7 OW 175/175
BUSINESS DATA ANALYSIS 5 L, D 45/24
BIG DATA HANDLING 5 L, D 45/24
DEEP LEARNING 6 L, D 60/32
DESIGNING MOBILE APPLICATIONS
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
IT PROJECT 4 D 30/16
BASICS OF ECONOMICS 3 L 30/16
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 7 OW 175/175
NETWORK ISSUES IN MOBILE DEVICES 5 L, D 45/24
HYBRID MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT 6 L, D 45/32
PROGRESSIVE MOBILE APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT 5 L, D 45/24
Semester VIII
Subject name Cummulative amount of ECTS points Lecture method Cummulative amount of hours (FT/PT)
STUDENT APPRENTICESHIPS 6 OW 150/150
PREPARATION OF AN IT PROJECT 9 OW 225/225
DIPLOMA EXAM 4 OW 100/100
SEMINAR 2 SEM 30/16
TEAM PROJECT 4 OW 45/24
IT IN MANAGEMENT 5 L, D 60/32

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.

Fees

EU&OTHER COUNTRIES GROUP
Year of study Annually Per semester*
1st year 2500 EUROS 1400 EUROS
2nd, 3rd and 4th year 2 600 EUROS 1 450 EUROS

*Semester payment is possible from the second year of studies.

OTHER COUNTRIES
Year of study Annually Per semester*
1st year 3600 EUROS 1950 EUROS
2nd, 3rd and 4th year 3 600 EUROS 1 950 EUROS

*Semester payment is possible from the second year of studies.

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, Latin America, Macedonia, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

Other countries
The citizens of all the remaining countries.

Scholarships - easier than you think

scholarship program

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.

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