Coaching is helping people to learn rather than teaching them

Tim Gallwey

MBA Objectives

The main objectives of the programme are to promote the development of participants’ leadership, managerial and entrepreneurial competencies and to strengthen their expertise in strategy, strategy implementation, and the management of complex situations through programme and project management approaches.

See specific course Aims
  • The MBA programme aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of Strategy, Programme and Project Management through the development of knowledge, skills and expertise in this range of subjects. Therefore the MBA programme includes in its curriculum contemporary professional certifications on the fundamental levels of Managing of Portfolios (MoP®), Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) and PRINCE2®. This content is being delivered by Accredited Training Organisations to Axelos and APMG UK. Such a range of accredited methodologies provides students with knowledge, tools and skills, which allows its adaptation to a variety of strategically important situations, not to mention present day business problem solutions.
  • The International MBA in Strategy, Programme and Project Management studies has developed strong links with Professional Bodies at national level, in particular with the Project Management Institute PMI®.
  • The educational outlook of the MBA programme aims and encourages our students to commit themselves to a practical research study and publish their results in the Quarterly Journal “Research on Enterprise in the Modern Economy – Theory and Practice”, published by Gdańsk University of Technology.
  • The MBA as catalyst to fostering and boosting professional & personal growth.

MBA Pillars

The International MBA in Strategy, Programme and Project Management is designed to promote integration of business and management disciplines, by providing top academic knowledge, hands-on experience, and by developing managerial competences as well as leadership skills. Strategy implementation, through applied programmes and projects, turning theory and principles into practice, is at the heart of the programme.

MBA Competence Model

One of the most important assets of an organization is currently the competencies of its employees. The new competency model for our MBA program, which includes the competencies expected by contemporary and future organizations, delivered in the process of implementing subsequent program modules.

It refers to the three most important criteria influencing GUT MBA Programme:

Area of knowledge

GUT MBA students acquire a significant understanding of the major areas of knowledge including:

The international dimension and globalisation

Leadership and entrepreneurship

Impact of sustainability, ethics and risk management

Creativity, enterprise, innovation, e-commerce, and knowledge management

The impact of risks

Managing change

Business policy and strategy

Legal systems

Ethical aspects

Technological change

Management at the operational and strategic level

Macro and micro economics

business research methods and consultancy skills

Processes and the financing of production, marketing and business enterprise

Accounting, quantitative methods, management information systems

Organisation theory, behaviour, HRM and interpersonal communications


GUT MBA programme objectives and learning outcomes are strictly connected to AMBA’s requirements and lead to the development of competences such as:

Understanding business ethics and acting with integrity

Understanding the financial implications of decision-making

Lifelong learning

Understanding organisations and their stakeholders

Integrating functional knowledge and strategic management skills

Operating in cross-cultural settings

Leading themselves and others

Thinking critically

Maximising resources


Competences important in the developing business environment are reflected in the mission statement of Gdańsk University of Technology and the Faculty of Management and Economics. Our MBA programme allows participants to expand following ones:


Management and engineering skills


Preparation for dynamical changes

Participation in Knowledge Society

Partner-like relationship

Ethical, civic and social attitudes

MBA Mode

  • Delivery of the programme is in the English language.
  • The MBA programme is of 24 months duration with 120 ECTS Credits.
  • The MBA flexible delivery mode: sessions held once a month on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • The programme has structured classes with teaching weekends from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m on each day.


Team Building

dr Katarzyna Stankiewicz

Managerial Talent Diagnosis

dr Beata Krawczyk-Bryłka

Business Economics

dr Krzysztof Zięba

Business Law


Business Communication

dr Paweł Ziemiański

Creativity, Innovations & Entrepreneurship

Alain Heureux

Management Accounting for Enhanced Decision-Making and Control

prof. Michael Burkert

Strategic Leadership


Ashim Kumar

Strategic Management


Rafał Stepnowski

Marketing and Business Model

Juan Carlos Carrera

Business Negotiations and Conflict Resolutions

dr Beata Krawczyk-Bryłka

PM Mindset Guidance

dr inż. Sebastian Wilczewski

Risk Management

Tadeusz Nadolny

Strategic HR Management


Change Management and Digital Transformation

Alain Heureux

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Lean Management and Value Stream

Marek Galanter

Strategic Finance Accounting

Marek Galanter

Strategic Project Management and Analysis-Prince2® foundation/ Agile PM - foundation


Presentations skills

Beata Ligman

Pitching Session

Piotr Bucki


Students of the International MBA in Strategy, Programme and Project Management receive the following diplomas after graduating:

  • MBA Diploma issued by Gdańsk University of Technology.
  • Postgraduate Diploma issued by Gdańsk University of Technology*.
  • Certificates of Completion of particular thematic modules**:

APMG PRINCE2® Foundation

*MBA Diploma confirms professional capabilities at the postgraduate level. GUT MBA is not a specialised Master
** on passing the module examinations


Put yourself on the path to integrate the knowledge gained in the classroom
and its immediate application into decision making process.


Focus yourself on entrepreneurial skills development.



MBA Programme Office

Faculty of Management and Economics, Gdańsk University of Technology
Traugutta Street 79, room 404
80-233 Gdańsk, Poland
phone: +48 58 348 63 55
phone: +48 517 849 332

MBA Director

PhD Barbara Geniusz-Stepnowska
phone: +48 58 348 61 75

MBA Programme Coordinator

Jacek Makowski
phone: +48 58 348 63 55
phone: +48 517 849 332

MBA Programme Coordinator for Admission

Ewa Łusiak-Sobolewska
phone: +48 509 698 611



Gdańsk, Poland


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