According to the decision of the Initial Accreditation Committee of 5 August, 2015 ratified by the AACSB Board of Directors on 12 August 2015, the Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management as the first and the only state university in Poland received this very prestigious business AACSB accreditation. Currently, less than 5 percent of all business schools in the world hold an AACSB accreditation including: Harvard University, London Business School, Fudan University - School of Management in Shanghai, Keio University Graduate School of Business Administration in Kanagawa, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University.
AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business - is a global, nonprofit membership organization of educational institutions and business schools, as well as corporate, nonprofit, and public sector organizations devoted to the advancement of management education.
Established in 1916, AACSB International provides its members with a variety of products and services to assist them with the continuous improvement of their business programs and schools. AACSB provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business and accounting programs at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral level.
Receiving AACSB Accreditation means that a given institution is able to achieve a rigorous set of quality standards defined and updated by AACSB International. The AACSB Accreditation Standards challenge post-secondary educators to pursue excellence and continuous improvement throughout their business programs.
For more information, visit www.aacsb.edu.