Lead partner: University of Pannonia – Faculty of Business and Economics
The Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Pannonia, first in the country, received the Higher Education Quality Award in 2008 in the category of Organisation Unit. With this honouring award the Faculty was recognised as the best in Hungary reaching outstanding result in the complex evaluation of education activity, research performance, value creating processes and in the services provided to clients – students, partner organisations and companies.
In January of 2014 the Faculty reached an important milestone; it become a member of the AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). Membership is a valuable resource of the development of the Faculty, making international contacts and world-wide reputation. The accreditation means competitive advantage, that influences our Faculty’s market position, members, staff and students as well.
One of the main strategic objectives of the Faculty is to enter the international scene of higher education with widening its portfolio of foreign language academic programmes; offering bachelor’s, master’s and postgraduate programmes in English.
The Faculty has a recognised and powerful Doctoral School, in which our excellent professors lead research groups in the field of economics, business and management.
In 2012 the first issue of the Pannon Management Review was published, managed by the Faculty, which is today the only management journal in Hungary written in English. The Faculty aims this journal to become worldwide acknowledged and recognised within some years.
Dr. Beáta Fehérvölgyi
University of Pannonia
Faculty of Business and Economics