The University of Economics in Bratislava (UEB), established in 1940 as the Slovak Higher School of Commerce, is one of the most important educational and scientific-research institutions in the Slovak Republic.
The University provides higher education in the field of economics and business in Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral programs for full-time and part-time students.
Science and research form an integral part of the university’s activities. Every year competitions for the best student research projects on the faculty, university, and international levels are organized. The University of Economics in Bratislava is member of EDAMBA (European Doctoral Programs Association in Management and Business Administration).
The development of international cooperation with universities, enterprises, and institutions from the whole world is one of the priorities of the University.
International mobility is provided under the Erasmus European program and the CEEPUS Central European program. The university cooperates with more than 150 universities from abroad through bilateral ERASMUS agreements, as well as within a framework of other agreements. The cooperation includes student and teacher exchanges, common research projects, publications and participation in scientific conferences and workshops. The University has been involved in many international projects within European Union programs such as Leonardo da Vinci, Erasmus, the European Social Fund and others.
The University is a member of various international institutions such as: the EUA – European University Association, the EAIE – European Association for International Education, the EFMD — European Foundation for Management Development, the CIDD — Consortium of International Double Degrees, the ERSA – European Regional Science Association, CEISAL — Consejo Europeo de Investigaciones Sociales de América Latina, SUERF — The European Money and Finance Forum and Magna Charta Universitatum.