Business Studies and Polish (TR089)
This degree is an exciting way to learn about business concepts, theories and models as well as getting to grips in an in-depth and comprehensive manner with Polish language, culture and business environment. Over its four years, the third of which is spent studying and working in Poland, the course simultaneously broadens and deepens your academic command of business theories and practices and develops your linguistic and cultural competence.
Why study Business Studies with Polish?
A degree in Business and Polish from Trinity College Dublin will provide you with business, linguistic and cultural skills that you will need to operate successfully in an international commercial environment. With a population of 38 million, Poland is the largest country in Central Europe and Polish is the biggest Slavic language in the EU. As of 2017, the Polish economy has been growing steadily for the past 26 years, a record high in the EU. Poland is ranked 10th in the EU and 23rd worldwide in terms of GDP, and classified as high-income economy by World Bank.
Trinity has exchange agreements with leading universities in Poland (including Jagiellonian University and Cracow University of Economics). Students spent their third year studying and doing 2-month work placements in Poland. Furthermore, all students are eligible to apply for scholarships to attend summer courses in Poland.
Armed with a degree from Trinity, you will be well equipped to enter the global job market, do business in Polish, and get an exciting job in an international environment.
Why choose Trinity College?
Founded in 1592, Trinity College is one of the oldest and best-known universities in Europe. Trinity is also home to one of the oldest Business Schools in Europe. Trinity’s enviable location at the heart of Dublin’s global hub of business activity means that our students are recruited for internships, summer jobs and graduate careers by international employers who look to Trinity as a key provider of top quality graduates. 94% of Trinity students find employment or go on to further study within six months of graduating.
- Trinity College is ranked 1st in Ireland and in the top 100 in the world (QS World University Rankings 2016-17).
- Trinity Business School is ranked 1st in Ireland and in the top 40 business schools globally (Eduniversal Business Schools Ranking 2016).
Graduate skills and career opportunities
Trinity’s enviable location at the heart of Dublin’s global hub of business activity means that our students are recruited for internships, summer jobs and graduate careers by international employers who look to Trinity as a key provider of top quality graduates.
On graduation you will have a strong academic knowledge of international business and management, together with a high level of competence in Polish language, culture and business environment. Recent graduates are employed in Ireland and abroad by leading international companies such as Google, Whirlpool, KPMG, AIB Capital Markets and Goldman Sachs, as well as by consultancy organisations, embassies and public sector bodies.
For more detailed information on the programme, please contact the course coordinator: Dr Joanna Rzepa at Joanna.Rzepa@tcd.ie, tel. (01) 8961291.