History

The University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz was established in 1993. It is the largest non-public institution of higher education in Poland. In 2007, the University gained the right to award PhDs in the following subjects: linguistics in the department of humanities, information technology in the department of technical sciences and visual arts in the department of fine arts. In 2009, the University has achieved the distinguished status of Academy.

Education and new methods

The University has more than 20 faculties and offers a wide choice of subjects, including 4 courses in English. Students can choose to study any of over 100 courses. The curricula of the courses are constantly updated according to market demands. In accordance with the requirements of the European Educational Standards the, AHE in Lodz implements a new paradigm of education, which is characterized by: new methods, new content, new teaching staff. One of the most distinguishing features of the University of Humanities and Economics is that each student benefits from an individual approach to learning needs. It helps in solving tasks and problems they face with in creative and innovative way. For each year of study we use the method of projects and workshops, whereby the students develop their competencies, and shape attitudes needed to succeed in life and career. Thanks to the new model of education students also develop their personality. During the studies are conducted workshops, which enhance skills in communication, resolving the conflicts, cooperation, or negotiation. The best projects are awarded in four categories: project in the field of entrepreneurship, pro-social project, the project focused on the personal development, and artistic project.

New teaching staff

This new educational program we can realize only thanks to the enthusiasm and commitment of the young staff working in AHE Lodz. They conduct classes by project and workshops method. They work with entrepreneurs, prepare projects taken from the practice of economic, social and cultural life. Among the projects organized by students can be found numerous exhibitions, concerts, educational lectures, cultural events, dance shows or charities. The successes of these projects result in positive recommendations of entrepreneurs. Students in their project work solves real problems and thus create their own portfolio confirming acquired competencies.

University centre and environment

The University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz is located in the 19th century factory sites. In those well-preserved, restored walls with a unique industrial atmosphere are organized educational, cultural and business events. Our students and professors have at their disposal a well-equipped lecture rooms, a library, computer and multimedia laboratories, a radio studio, television studios, scientific workshops and exhibition galleries. There is also a canteen. The Polish Virtual University (Polski Uniwersytet Wirtualny) is part of AHE. The PUW educational platform provides opportunities to gain qualifications without need of commuting and disrupting everyday duties or family commitments. The AHE is an academy of modern technologies boasting a professionally equipped publishing house, television studio, outpatient clinic and printing house as well as the largest, among non-public schools in the region, free-access library. We are the first and only school in Poland that offers a specialization in Mainframe Systems – virtualization, transaction, mass conversion etc.

Over 20 years of experience

Year 2013 was exceptional, because the University was celebrating its twentieth anniversary. These two decades have allowed the University of Humanities and Economics in Lodz become one of the largest private universities in Poland.

Programs taught in:
  • English
  • Polish

This school also offers:

Bachelor's

AHE - The University of Humanities and Economics

Graphic Design bachelor degree programs offer a broad experience of graphic design with the opportunity to specialize in one of three pathways: Visual Communication and M ... [+]

Think creatively, develop solutions, respond to change, be innovative, entertain and inspire! Graphic Design bachelor degree programs offer a broad experience of graphic design with the opportunity to specialize in one of three pathways: Visual Communication and Multimedia, Photography, Computer Game Art, and Design. We aim to encourage an open-minded, flexible and exploratory approach to design within a supportive learning environment. You will be introduced to key areas of communication design, building your design confidence through individual and team projects. Through a range of workshops and lectures, you will achieve skills in areas such as multimedia design, typography, branding, printmaking, motion design. The educators are nationally recognized artists. Let’s go back in time to the year 1972. In the German Federal Republic, Summer Olympic Games were happening, “The Godfather” entered the cinemas, and Michael Jackson recorded his first solo album “Got to be there”. That very same year, the Atari company launched the game Pong, which initiated the spectacular growth of the games industry. 45 years later, we have the eighth generation of games. The global market for computer games is worth more than 90 billion dollars, and its value is constantly increasing. To produce one position it often takes the amount of 100 million dollars. Poland also contributes widely to the development of the game market, which is one of the most innovative areas of Polish creative industry. In 2015 Polish games like The Witcher by CD Projekt and Dying Light by Techland from Wroclaw, were released and next... [-]

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October 2019
English
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
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AHE - The University of Humanities and Economics

The graduates of this department acquire skills and competencies in the areas of entrepreneurship and management, essential for successfully launching and managing a comp ... [+]

OBJECTIVE

The graduates of this department acquire skills and competencies in the areas of entrepreneurship and management, essential for successfully launching and managing a company, an organization or an institution. Our programme is also addressed to all those interested in enhancing personal competences in making acute business choices, regardless of an occupation.

DESCRIPTION

Dynamic economic changes in the way market organizations function currently point to an increasing level of commercialization based on the rules of the free market economy model. As a result, there is growing demand for well educated, professional managers able to act and adapt quickly to rapid change in the business environment. The Innovative Management of Business Development specialization that we offer provides students with a unique opportunity to acquire skills and competencies relevant to a career as a professional manager. Graduates will have trained in creative and innovative thinking skills allowing them to arrive at ingenious and optimal solutions based on project teamwork. The course specialization aims in particular at providing practical aspects of innovative market organization management, preparation for the performance of managerial and leadership roles at all operational levels within the organization. Emphasis is placed on the acquisition of practical skills in analysis and problem-solving at management level and in taking strategic decisions, seeking innovative solutions to management challenges, a creative approach, efficient planning and project work. Studies focus on real-world aspects of organizational management, the development of practical analytic skills, methods for innovative problem solving and the making of sound strategic choices. Our... [-]

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October 2019
English
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
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AHE - The University of Humanities and Economics

The aim of the studies in Information Technology is to prepare modern and comprehensively educated specialists. Proposed by the Academy of Humanities and Economics progra ... [+]

Description

The aim of the studies in Information Technology is to prepare modern and comprehensively educated specialists. Proposed by the Academy of Humanities and Economics program is the most recent and original response to the practical academic training to the requirements of the educational system and the demand of the labor market. Information Technology conducted in English (online) is a field of study for all students interested in acquiring knowledge in three offered specialties:

Programming Technologies Computer graphics and multimedia Game art and 3D graphics

The study curriculum includes:

the basis of programming, the architecture of computer systems, operating systems, programming languages, computer networks, database systems, object-oriented programming and computer graphics, game art and 3D graphics AI, modulation and simulation systems. Graduate destination areas private sector companies and corporations international IT companies multidiscipline teams of programmers companies of the computer games and software market television, radio, advertising agencies and other companies in the media market banks and other companies in the financial sector organizations of public administration and local government universities, schools, and other educational institutions Diploma ... [-]
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October 2019
English
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