This summer “Wisconsin International University (USA) Ukraine” signed a memorandum of cooperation with the University of Occupational Safety Management in Katowice.

This year we start offering WIUU Master Dual Program – Two Diplomas – with our partner – University of Occupational Safety Management (UOSM) in Katowice (Poland).
Our students taking WIUU programs of Master of Business Administration and Master of International Management have an opportunity to participate in the Master UOSM programs: Project Management and Psychology in International Business.

Summary of advantages of cooperative programs:

• Achievement of potentially two Degrees: one issued by ConcordiaUA, and one issued by the Partner-University 

• Studying in an international environment 

• Working with highly qualified professors who are involved in international collaborative research projects 

• No travelling costs and no visa necessary (if studying online)

• Moderate fees.

On November 5, Ukrainian-American Concordia University presented a new Master Dual Program with or partner – University of Occupational Safety Management (UOSM) in Katowice (Poland)

UACU students pursuing Master’s degrees in Business Administration or International Management have an opportunity to participate in the joint programs: Project Management or Psychology in International Business from UOSM. The dual diploma program starts in 2018.

The presentation, hosted by UACU, was attended by our partner university officials, Dr. Jacek Skorus, PhD, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, and Kateryna Lukianova, Office of International Cooperation. UACU was represented by Liubov I. Kondratenko, Cand. of Sci. in Pedagogy, Provost; Liubov V. Zharova, Dr. of Sci. in Economics, Head of the International Management and International Business Department, senior scientist; Oleksandra O. Romanovska, Cand. of Sci. in Pedagogy, Head of the Liberal Arts Department.
 
The speakers for our partner university presented its didactic infrastructure and emphasized the significant importance attached to the internationalization of studies at UOSM, i.e. cooperation with universities and research centers in Europe and involvement with international programs. Special attention was paid to the opportunities, perspectives and benefits UACU students receive through the joint dual diploma programs.
 
Finally, the participants discussed the specific issues of the current programs and outlined the directions for the future cooperation.

A master student of the Dual Program takes not less than 200 classroom hours at UOSM in the field of a chosen major. UOSM provides WIUU students with the Polish language classes, access to UOSM library resources, global databases, journals, e-library of research materials, access to sports facilities (gym, indoor pool), trainings at the Career Office (interview with the employer procedures, resume and cover letter writing), cultural programs (concerts, galleries, theaters), participation in professional internships: a) ERASMUS + (a program for graduates); b) POWER (a program for students) in the Polish language – in case of training in Poland and in English – in case of training in other EU countries.