In the end of April 2014 two representatives of Baikal State University of Economics and Law (Irkutsk, Russia) visited Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), Poland in the framework of the SCEE project. The participants from BSUEL are Prof. Anna Kireenko, BSUEL Vice-Rector and Dr. Daria Khlebovich, BSUEL Associate Professor, Program Manager of Master`s Program “International Management”

This visit and its content were aimed on launching of cooperation between two universities as well as on development of BSUEL new Master`s Program taught in English. The name of the program is “International Management”. During the visit several meetings with Warsaw School of Economics authorities took place.

In particular, Mr. Grzegorz Augustyniak, Deputy Head of International Center of SGHmade a presentation about SGH`s structure of studies and international activities with a special attention given to the research profile of SGH and the possibilities for the international cooperation with BSUEL.

Meeting with Head of International Centre, Ms. Elżbieta Fonberg-Stokłuska was primarily aimed at the discussion of possible areas of cooperation. The draft of return visit plan was also discussed. The final version of the Letter of Intent was elaborated.

In addition, Prof. Kireenko and Dr. Khlebovich took part in several meetings with Warsaw School of Economics faculty members, including Ms. Katarzyna Górak-Sosnowska, Vice Dean of Master Studies, Prof. Anna Karmańska, Head of Department of Accounting, Prof. Grażyna Wojtkowska-Łodej, Head of the Centre of European Documentation, Meeting with Prof. Adam Budnikowski , Dean of Collegium of World Economy, and some others.

During these meetings various topics connected with Master`s studies, possibilities for joint research and teaching cooperation, the future of double-diploma and join programmes were discussed. The range of questions connected with curriculum development was observed.

During the study tour the following Master`s programs classes were visited:  “National Innovation Systems in the World Economy” by Prof. Marzenna Weresa, Director of World Economy Research Institute; “International Management” by Prof. Mirosław Jarosiński, Associate Professor, Department of Economy Management

Presentation of BSUEL’s new programme Master in International Management to the faculty members was hold on the 24-th of April. More than ten participants from different departments of SCH took part in the arrangement.  Later the meeting with Prof. Jarosiński about launching and experiences of creating the 1st master programme taught in English was hold. Prof. Jarosiński told about the experience of promotion and modernization if the program Master`s Studies in International Business. Launched in 2007 as programme in English, it is addressed to Polish and international students. The following topics were discussed: programme structure, curriculum development, plan of study, teaching methods, promotion procedures and admission criteria.  Meeting with Dr Izabela Bergel, Coordinator of Joint and Double diplomas at SGH was devoted to presentation of BSUEL DDPs which were given and discussed.


Booklet iternational management

"Letter of intent"