Business and Management
The Bachelor of Arts in Business and Management program equips students with fundamental theoretical and practical business knowledge and techniques. It encompasses skills essential for strategic planning, decision-making, communicating and controlling business and management activities.
The BA in Business & Management program aims to:
- Advance and transfer the basic knowledge of management and the relevant disciplines through the applications in either private or public sector;
- Develop and enhance student’s writing skills, leadership, entrepreneurship and communications skills;
- Facilitate the development of students’ critical and analytical skills
- Assess business organizations, their decision–making process and sensitivity to motives which determine attitudes and behaviors of individuals and groups in organizations;
- Provide a theoretical and applied understanding of the diversity of the business environment;
- Offer choices, within the program, that permit students to develop interests in specific areas to the study of business and relevant to career aspirations;
- Provide an educational background to encourage further studies and lifelong learning to support career aspirations.
|1||M||Essentials of Management||36||18||6|
|2||M||Economics I (Microeconomics)||36||18||6|
|3||M||Quantitative Methods I (Math)||36||18||6|
|1||M||Economics II (Macroeconomics)||36||18||6|
|2||M||Business Research Methods||36||18||6|
|3||M||Quantitative Methods II (Statistics)||36||18||6|
|4||E||Social Responsibility and Ethics||36||18||6|
|3||M||Human Resources Management||36||18||6|
|4||M||European Economic Integrations||36||18||6|
|2||M||Leadership and Negotiations||36||18||6|
|5||M||Internship Program and Career Orientation||48||24||8|
|1||E||Science, Technology and Innovation||36||18||6|
|3||M||Management of Information Systems||36||18||6|
|1||M||Entrepreneurship and SME Management||36||18||6|
|7||E||Knowledge, Learning and Management||36||18||6|
|8||E||E-Business for Managers||36||18||6|
|10||E||Intellectual Property Law||36||18||6|
|1||M||Public Finance and Budget Planning||36||18||6|
|4||M||Auditing and Investigation||36||18||6|
|2||M||Banking and Financial Institutions||36||18||6|
|3||M||International Financial Markets||36||18||6|
|4||E||Financial Planning and Reporting||36||18||6|
As already mention, this program aims to help students to be equipped with the key functions of management, as well as transferable skills and their application in either the private or public sector. The Bologna System along with ECTS system, it is intended to lead to greater inter-institutional cooperation and increased links with other universities ACROSS Europe and The U.S.
In their career path, through this program students will be able execute job positions that require: a) a clear sense of the organizational environment and readiness to take on employment in a management position; b) in-depth knowledge of modern approaches to business management; c) an understanding of the relationship between people, organizations, and business management in different organizational structures; d) an understanding of financial requirements for business, including published financial information, and an ability to make judgments about financial performance companies; e) an understanding of the central importance of innovation in a range of different organizational contexts – entrepreneurial startup firms, small firms and other organizations, and large business corporations; and, f) an understanding of the broader social context of the world of work, and the opportunity to assess their own personal development needs to help their focus in their career in the future
Dual studies are programs that combine academic studies with professional training or practical experience in a company and enable easier entry into the job market.
Universum College offers dual studies, where students are provided with full study funding, three years of internship and guaranteed employment in these companies in the following departments: Computer Science, Business and Management, German Language and Integrated Design.
So far, Universum College offers dual studies with these companies:
Albina Dyla Company
Universum College is constantly contacted by various institutions to form partnerships and professional collaborations that aim to contribute to the economy and development of sectors in Kosovo. Therefore, Universum College is looking for quality partners to launch and implement projects that foster positive change in society and enhance the skills and knowledge of the younger generations. The dual study program enables Universum College students to continue their academic studies while working in a company / institution in their respective field. This enables students to obtain academic degrees and professional experience.
Universum College will soon launch other dual study programs with very prestigious local and international companies.
The purpose of each tutorial:
The purpose of each tutorial is to help students develop strategies that help them strengthen their knowledge, develop transferable learning skills, and achieve academic success. The role of a tutor is to enable students to do their job using the best way of learning. The ultimate goal is to help students discover how he or she learns best and to help students develop their skills to achieve the best educational outcomes. If students need additional support and academic assistance tutors are informed. immediately.
Thus, students’ academic performance is closely monitored
Fatos Hysenaj, Tutor
Edonita Bytyqi, Tutor
Hekuran Syla, Tutor
We remain committed that in addition to lectures, we also make off-campus visits so that students can see how the various institutions of the country function.
Study visits to institutions
During this visit we had the opportunity to meet and listen to a lecture by the Cabinet of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora and by the Director for EU Relations, Mr. Visit Fetaj.
Study visits to companies
Student visits to large companies are continuing! Students are taking a closer look at how these companies operate, their products and the challenges they faced during the pandemic.
Coffee Lecture Series
These sessions together with speakers from various fields are continuing every week with the sole purpose that our students learn from the practices of professionals and why not even follow their own path to create something good for society.
The normal minimum entry requirements for a candidate to be eligible for admission to the College’s courses are set out in the General Entry Requirements contained in the Prospectus. However, the absolute minimum criteria for a student to be admitted to this academic program, is that all students are expected to have successfully completed high school and have passed the national test (matura). In addition, in order to be enrolled in our program, all applicants are required to bring the following documents:
- Birth certificate
- Diploma and secondary school certificate
- Legalized documents issued by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Kosovo for all those who have completed their education outside of the Republic of Kosovo
- Completing the application procedures at Universum College
- The contract of the study program if they meet eligibility criteria
Bachelor study programs offered at Universum College last for three years (3 years) and consist of 180 ECTS credits or 60 ECTS credits per year. Students can obtain Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BSc) depending on their study programme.