The Academy of Business in Dąbrowa Górnicza, founded in 1995, has several years of experience in educating students, conducting research and co-operating with state economy. Along with doing research, the Academy is teaching students according to the educational challenges of the modern world. The study programs are constantly being updated and broadened, aiming especially at interdisciplinarity and internationalization. The Academy is increasing the number of various ways and modes of studying and provides students with the possibility of organizing their own individual study plans. The Academy, being present on the local, state and international level, ensures the excellence in the quality of a diploma and provides wide and unrestricted access to knowledge.
With about 6 000 students and nearly 200 employees (academic staff 180), the Academy of Business offers bachelor, master, bachelor in engineering, doctorate and postgraduate programs.
The academic part of the university is organized into one main faculty of Management, IT and Social Studies. The faculty comprises of 10 departments. Several institutions are affiliated to the Academy including Centre of Foreign Languages, Centre for Security Research and Education of Uniformed Services, Centre for Modern Teaching Techniques.
Participation in the EU and other international and research projects in the framework of Lifelong Learning Programme, ERASMUS, ERASMUS MUNDUS has grown into multilateral joint agreements with universities in many European countries and Asia. The Academy of Business has about 60 bilateral cooperation agreements with foreign universities, both from European and non-European countries.