MBA at the Silesian University of Technology is an interdisciplinary programme of advanced managerial competence using the newest achievements of many modern sciences: economics and finances, management, psychology, law, social communication and media.
Postgraduate MBA studies programme was developed on the basis of guidelines and standards of one of the three most prestigious, global AMBA accreditations (Association of Master of Business Administration), which we are preparing to obtain. This makes it possible for the Auditors to gain competences on the basis of prestigious educational programme, as well as to obtain a diploma of recognised, national rank. Technical sponsorship for the programme of the first MBA Industry 4.0. group was offered by the leading centres in the area of MBA and Industry 4.0., such as Cranfield University, University of Porto, Technical University of Kosice, EA European Academy of Technology and Innovation Assessment GmbH. MBA Industry 4.0.
MBA programme, apart from the standard 400-hour managerial education path, offers 120-hour specialization path, including study visits at national and foreign companies, meeting with authorities and acquiring knowledge in an interactive way with the use of manager games, learning by doing and design thinking.
Education offer on the MBA level predicts launching several MBA profiles, including IT with cybersafety. It is planned to develop the programmes of MBA profiled studies using potential of the Silesian University of Technology, all faculties and sciences.
The Silesian University of Technology as a modern technical university, highly ranked among universities, which has been successfully educating staff for the high technology industry for years. The location and partnership with Katowice Special Economic Zone, which is dynamically developing in Europe, means that the university has permanent access to the laboratories of Industry 4.0. Close cooperation with Katowice Special Economic Zone has contributed to launching of the dual education and first in the country Silesian Centre of Industry Competence 4.0 which specializes, among others, in raising expert competences and knowledge about broadly understood digital transformation In this area, the Silesian University of Technology is a national leader that uses the scientific, research and development and implementation potential of the industrial region, its own demos base and staff for the development of the digital society.