International Management

8.073.00.04 International Management
Qualification awarded: Master of Management, specialization "Management of foreign economic activity"
Entry year: 2022
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1,5 years
Institute: Institute of Economics and Management
Number of credits: 90 ECTS credits
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: NQF Level 7 (Second cycle of QF-EHEA / EQF Level 7)
Field(s) of study: Management and Administration
Specific admission requirements: Are absent
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning: If the previous degree has been obtained in the other country, the nostrification is required then, which is held by Lviv Polytechnic. The mechanism of non-formal and informal educations recognition is absent.
Qualification requirements and regulations, including graduation requirements: Full completion of the curriculum, the qualification exam passing, practical training on the topic of the master's qualifying thesis and the master's thesis defense
Characteristics of the educational program: The educational and professional program is based on fundamental postulates and the results of modern theoretical and applied research in the field of management and, in particular, management of foreign economic activity and focuses on the current specialization "Management of foreign economic activity", within which further professional and scientific career is possible: leader, manager, administrator, specialist, professional in the field of foreign economic activity, teacher of an educational institution. The educational and professional program presents special education and professional training of masters in the specialization "Management of foreign economic activity" with three selective blocks of the professional direction: management of the foreign economic activity, management of international business, management of international tourism. The educational professional program is based on the results of modern applied research of the domestic and foreign labor market in the field of foreign economic activity management, takes into account the peculiarities of the functioning of subjects of foreign economic activity, their actual needs and requirements for specialists in the management of foreign economic activity. Provides for the partial teaching of professionally oriented disciplines in English in the context of modern globalization and integration processes.
Програмні результати навчання: 1. Critically reflect on, select and use the necessary scientific, methodological and analytical tools to manage unpredictable environments. 2. Identify organisational problems and justify methods for solving them. 3. Project effective organisational management systems. 4. Justify and manage projects and generate entrepreneurial ideas. 5. Plan strategically and tactically for the organisation. 6. Have the skills to make, justify and enforce management decisions under unpredictable conditions, considering the requirements of current legislation, ethical considerations and social responsibility. 7. Organise and implement effective communication within a team, with representatives of different professional groups and international. 8. Use specialised software and information systems to solve organisational management problems. 9. Be able to communicate in professional and scientific circles in national and foreign languages. 10. Demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills, interact with people, and influence their behaviour to solve professional problems. 11. Ensure personal, professional development and time management. 12. Delegate opportunities and manage the organisation (unit). 13. Be able to plan and implement the organisation's information, methodological, material, financial and personnel support (unit). 14. Establish, develop and balance relations with stakeholders (exporters, importers, consumers, customs and broker agencies, state authorities, financial and credit, transport, logistics, insurance, legal organisations) in the process of foreign economic activity. 15. Research EU markets, conduct comparative and analytical monitoring of competitors, strategically plan, diagnose and improve EU competitiveness.
Academic mobility: Are absent, but mobility is encouraged and recognized in accordance with the ECTS procedures
Work placement(s): Practical training on the theme of master's qualifying thesis
Programme director: Director of the educational program and contact person – Volodymyr Zhezhukha, +380973468921, e-mail: volodymyr.y.zhezhukha@lpnu.ua
Occupational profiles of graduates: The graduate is able to perform professional work in the following groups of occupations (according to DK 003: 2010): - heads of enterprises, institutions and organizations; - heads of small enterprises without top management; - managers of enterprises, institutions, organizations and their departments; - teachers/lecturers; - other professionals; - other experts.
Access to further studies: Obtaining third (educational and scientific / educational and creative) level
Other program features: The program is implemented in Ukrainian and partly in English