On 14 June 2017, the Senate Hall of the Rector’s Office saw the official ceremony ending the academic writing skills course organised for the University of Gdańsk employees. The ceremony was attended by Prof. Dr hab. Piotr Stepnowski, Vice-Rector for Research and International Cooperation, Dr hab. Maciej Michalski, associate professor and Dean of the Faculty of Languages, Dr Ewelina Gutowska-Kozielska, Deputy Dean for Students at the Faculty of Languages and Dr hab. Mirosława Modrzewska, associate professor and Director of the Institute of English and American Studies.
Chinese Law School 中国法 is an international project organized by the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Gdańsk in cooperation with, among others Chinese University in Beijing - China Youth University of Political Studies and Confucius Institute in Gdańsk.
“Study in Pomorskie” – an agreement concerning support for activities designed to internationalise and increase the competitiveness of Pomeranian academic centres and enhance the competitiveness of the region has been signed by the Pomeranian Voivodeship Regional Government and eight Pomeranian higher education institutions, the University of Gdańsk being one of the signatories.
Polish and Israeli students are due to familiarise themselves with Gdańsk’s social problems and search for innovative ways of solving them. The best projects have a chance of being implemented. This is the sixth time that the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Gdańsk and the European Solidarity Centre have hosted Polish-Israeli Innocamp workshops as part of the Leaders of Democracy project.
The purpose of the project “Empowering Teachers and Pupils for a Better Life through Nature” is to devise a modern education programme about birds and nature, available to teachers from Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Ireland, Macedonia and Spain and to provide training for selected teachers from those countries.
31 May 2016 at the Faculty of Management saw the celebrations to mark the end of the second series of classes of the Children’s University of Economics (EUD) at the University of Gdańsk. The classes, comprising a series of six meetings, were held between 15 March and 31 May 2016.
On 10 June 2016 the Vocational Schools of Commerce in Sopot held a pilot event under the name of “Business Day”. The event was organised in cooperation with the Faculty of Economics and the Faculty of Management of the University of Gdańsk and its main theme was the issue of e-banking in the broadest sense
“Co-operation Pays” – this was the motto behind the grand opening of one of the most modern teaching and research buildings in Poland – the University of Gdańsk’s Institute of Biotechnology.
The ceremony took place on 14th April 2016 in the company of invited guests and members of the academic community, especially the Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology of the University of Gdańsk and Gdańsk Medical University.