Student Organizations

Studenckie koła naukowe

Student Organizations and Scientific Clubs

Students of our University belong to and actively participate in the activities of scientific clubs and organizations, which are supervised by the scientific and didactic staff of the University. The purpose of the scientific clubs' activities is to enable students to deepen their knowledge according to their interests and to broaden their practical skills acquired during classes.

 

Student Council

The voice of the entire student community. The Student Council participates in making important decisions, taking part in the meetings of the Senate of the University and represents all students in regional, national and international student organizations.

Student Council is repsonsible for scientific, cultural, sport and charity events. They organize traditional student events such as Kozminalia or integration trips.

The Student Council includes the following sections: marketing, project implementation, didactics and law, as well as finance and cooperation. Elections for members of the Student Council are held every year. Recruitment to the sections is announced at least once a year.

Contact: samorzad@kozminski.edu.pl  Linktree: https://linktr.ee/samorzad_alk

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STUDENT OGRANIZATIONS

KIS is a student organization (from 2008 to 2020 operating under the name Kozminski Erasmus Student Network), whose activity is to provide assistance and represent the interests of incoming international students. Their motto is "Students helping students".

KIS members take care of the newcomers from the moment they arrive in Poland. They help in all matters related to their stay and studies; acquaint foreigners with Polish culture, customs and traditions; organize integration meetings and trips. Their aim is to make the incoming students feel like at home in Poland.

Contact: board.kis@kozminski.edu.pl

Launched in January 2005, the Legal  Clinic at the Kozminski University College of Law is part of the legal clinics program developed by several Polish universities. Kozminski University was first private school participating in the project.  At the legal clinic, students under the supervision of faculty and practitioners provide free legal advice for poor members of the community. One of the main goals of the program is to provide hands-on experience to law students. This presents a win-win situation for everyone involved. 

The providing legal aid to poor members of  the community (unemployed, homeless, retired, handicapped, crime victims and the women with difficult situation, foreigners, and refugees) is an important social mission that sheds light on the value of public service. It introduces students to social problems and enhances an awareness of poverty and human rights. It also fulfils the basic need of providing a society with free access to justice.

The supervisor: Dr. Mateusz Woiński

Contact: poradnia@kozminski.edu.pl 

A student organization based at the Center for Sustainability that focuses on sustainability and corporate responsibility activities. Green Kozminski is a group of students who want to change the world. With a bold vision of a better future, students actively build Kozminski University commitment to cultivate the values expressed in the UN Agenda 2030 Goals for Sustainable Development.

Contact: greenkozminski@kozminski.edu.pl

STUDENT SCIENTIFIC CLUBS

NextGen.PM is a student scientific club, which focuses on project management. We are a community, that converts theoretical knowledge into practice, by accomplishing projects both standard university projects as well as those coming from members’ initiatives.

Our actions are based on a culture of cooperation and passion to learn. The projects help us in developing our skills, exchanging experiences, and forming new connections. We aim at creating projects that are valuable not only for the club’s members but also for our partners. We also cooperate with external companies and organize training programs and workshops.

In NextGen.PM everybody can find fulfillment, regardless of their experience and field of expertise.

If you have project ideas, want to take part in existing projects, desire to be a part of an active community, and truly enjoy it - join us!

The supervisors of the club: mgr Marek Gmerski, mgr Marcin Opas

Contact: kontakt@nextgen.pm

 

Kozminski Consulting Club is an association of students who share a passion for consulting. We aim to prepare students for successful careers in consulting. In order to accomplish its mission, KCC focuses on three key pillars:

Mentoring: In collaboration with consulting firms, we organize panel discussions and information sessions that provide students with a better understanding of the consulting industry, career opportunities, and why it's a desirable career path.

Skill Building: Through our training programs, workshops, and case-interview practice sessions, we equip students with the right skills & competencies required for a career in consulting.

Networking: We provide students with networking and career opportunities through our long-term and impactful relationships with major consulting firms.

The supervisor of the club: Franjo Mlinarič, Ph.D

Contact: sknkcc@kozminski.edu.pl

 

@Kozminski_AI focuses on programming, artificial intelligence and data science in business. Our goal is to develop these competencies through activities such as:

  • Courses, training and collaborative projects in data analysis, programming and algorithmics (with strong focus on machine learning and deep neural networks).
  • Collaborating with companies and technology start-ups in projects related to data and artificial intelligence implementation at various levels of sophistication.

Our projects are very practical and based on real life cases, we develop them ourselves or they are suggested to us by friendly companies. We are interested in various aspects of artificial intelligence and its applications in business - e.g. Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, various types of prediction and classification, unsupervised learning, and Reinforcement Learning.

The supervisior of the club: dr Leon Ciechanowski, lciechanowski@kozminski.edu.pl

Contact: skn-ai@kozminski.edu.pl

 

The main activity of the club are Oxford debates. The members of the club focus on broadening their knowledge in the field of the organization of Oxford debates. They also organize meetings aiming to gain skills in the area of rhetoric, eristic and oratory. The club also creates space for scientific development by conducting research in the area of entrepreneurship. The Circle consists of three sections: Kozminski Debate Academy, Students of Kozminski and the Space Section.

The Kozminski Debate Academy is a group of passionate debaters who meet regularly to discuss topics in various fields such as politics, science, business and philosophy. The purpose of the Section is to develop the skills of argumentation, critical thinking and high-level discussion. Debates are conducted according to the rules of Oxford Style Debates, which require precise formulation of arguments and cultural behaviour during the discussion. This is an excellent opportunity to improve your debating skills and develop your knowledge on a variety of topics. Students of Kozminski (SoK) is a section focusing ALK students on social media. SoK reports on current events at the university and is active in practical marketing and event organisation. The section is constantly looking for new opportunities for growth, establishing new collaborations and using various tools to achieve its goals. By following SoK's news feeds, students will be kept up to date with life at Kozminski University. The Space Section is a group of enthusiasts of topics related to the space industry, with particular emphasis on topics in space economics and space law. The Section works closely with the Center for Space Studies at the Kozminski University. Through participation in lectures and meetings with interesting people, members of the Section have the opportunity to develop their passions and skills, as well as to meet people with similar interests.

The supervisors of the club: Ph.D Agnieszka Padzik-Wołos

Contact: sknkdadebaty@kozminski.edu.pl

… Huh? You’re still here? We thought you’d give up scrolling by now. Well then, curious one, let us show you what wondrous things our marketing club can offer you.

  • Creative experience: stars shining upon us are bright and so are we. Dive into our creative pool and use its abilities to make digital content, organise events and take part in various projects (or even coordinate them). Together with us you will gain knowledge, experience and marketing skills.
  • Team of friends: if you look for a driven, passionate and open-minded team of friends that will support your ideas, motivate you in reaching personal goals and cooperate in various projects, we are your go-to-buddies.
  • Career-building: we fish for new business relations with our networking abilities and build our individual portfolios for everyone to see. The future is bright (and so are we, remember?). Meet various marketing practitioners, learn from their experience and gain internship opportunities.

Don’t be afraid to reach out to us :)

The default language of the club is Polish.

Contact: sknkreatywni@kozminski.edu.pl

The supervisors of the club:

Chrystyna Misiewicz PhD, cmisiewicz@kozminski.edu.pl

Ewa Kiczmachowska PhD, ekiczmachowska@kozminski.edu.pl

(We would ask You to send emails to the the both addresses.)

The Scientific Club KAPITALNI enables its members to develop and deepen their knowledge of the functioning of financial markets, helps to raise investment awareness and enables the exchange of investment experience.

The supervisor of the club: Prof. Adam Noga from the Department of Economics at KU

The aim of the Scientific Club for TAX Law is to bring together students interested in the subject of taxes in the field of national, European and international law, as well as to indicate the presence of taxes and their fundamental importance in everyday life.

Tax law is a dynamic and intensively developing field of law, which is reflected in the interest of specialists in this discipline on the legal market. Cyclical meetings of the Circle take into account the broad interests of its members. Students have the opportunity to present their tax interests through presentations and discussions.

The Tax Law Circle brings together students of both law and economics interested in tax issues.

The supervisors of the club: Prof. Artur Mudrecki, Dr. Wojciech Dmoch

Contact: sknpp@kozminski.edu.pl

The FORUM KLSA Scientific Club gathers law students from Kozminski University, who would like to gain knowledge and practical skills from the field of law that will enable them to further pursue their law career. FORUM KLSA helps through its activities to: establish the network between students and representatives of legal professions. We believe that the events we organize, such as visits to institutions related to legal activities or court hearings, as well as conducting research, will help law students with expanding their horizons.

The supervisors of the club: Dr. Ben Sassi.

Contact: forumklsa@kozminski.edu.pl

Are you interested in financial accounting and auditing? Are you planning to tie your professional career to this area?

If so, then Scientific Club for Financial Accounting AUDYTOR is for you! We are primarily focused on broadening knowledge in the field of Polish and international accounting, taxes, auditing, as well as organizing debates aimed at exchanging opinions and opinions on the challenges posed by accounting and possible directions of financial reporting evolution.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Wojciech Strzelczyk, Dr. Grygorii Kravchenko

Contact: knaudytor@kozminski.edu.pl

Scientific Club for Inellectual Property Law ACTIO EFFICIENS's goal is to broaden students' awareness of the ubiquitous field of intellectual property law by pointing out its presence and importance in everyday life.

Intellectual property law, which includes copyright and related rights as well as industrial property law, is an extensive and dynamically developing discipline of law, therefore the knowledge of the regulations governing the above is highly valued on the legal market. The Guardian of the Circle, together with the Board of Directors, strives to make the meetings develop for all participants - through discussions and short presentations, members simultaneously deepen their knowledge of intellectual property law as well as develop their oratory skills. ACTIO EFFICIENS is open to students interested in this topic, regardless of their level of knowledge, field and year of study and age.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Joanna Buchalska from the Department of Civil Law at KU

Contact: sknactioefficiens@kozminski.edu.pl

Our Club brings together students who have a desire to broaden their knowledge in the area of commercial law beyond the scope of lectures and exercises. We analyze the applicability of individual and collective articles of the Code of Commercial Companies in all aspects and situations. We examine the various possibilities of operation and work of companies from a legal perspective. We try to enhance our knowledge through discussions, analyses or by inviting various guests to deepen our knowledge.

Knowledge of commercial law helps, facilitates and empowers you to complete your business projects faster, more creatively, more efficiently, more economically and more effectively in all areas of business.

The supervisor of the club: Prof. Konrad Zacharzewski Contact: sknprawohandlowe@kozminski.edu.pl

The Banking and Banking Law Club is an organization whose main goal is to deepen the interests of Kozminski University students in the field of banking and legal aspects of banking systems. The interdisciplinary character of the club allows everyone to find something to pursue their passions. Through the realization of its projects, KNPBiB wants to bring closer to all those interested in career paths, the use of AI and give the opportunity to meet inspiring people from the world of banking.

The supervisor of the club: Prof. Wojciech Góralczyk Contact: sknprawobankoweibankowosc@kozminski.edu.pl

EX ANTE (Latin: in advance) brings together people who already want to enter into the reality of legal problems they may experience in the future. We focus on practical knowledge, where paragraphs are the basis of the solution and not the essence of the problem. This allows us to learn in advance the best ways of dealing with legal conflicts.

Through our meetings we try to show the law as an interesting and transparent aspect of life and show young people that it is not limited to remembering successive articles, norms and decrees. We try to present the ways of interpreting the law in everyday situations and learn to see the numerous legal constructions among the organizations around us.

The supervisor of the club: Rafał Staszek vel Staszewski

Contact: sknexante@kozminski.edu.pl

We are the Medical and Pharmaceutical Law Scientific Club LEX MEDICA, whose scope of activity includes scientific and research work concerning primarily medical law and related matters, with the aim of popularizing knowledge on this subject by organizing regular meetings, workshops, conferences, scientific sessions and trainings, as well as publication of research results and projects of the Club members.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Dariusz Hajdukiewicz

Contact: lexmedicinae@kozminski.edu.pl

SKN Tiger is a club with the longest tradition at Kozminski University, created from the very beginning by students for students. We focus on economics, politics, and society, and these are the topics around which we organize presentations and events, both presented and organized by members of the club and experts from external organizations.

Our students also have the opportunity to discuss contemporary, controversial topics as part of regular debates organized by SKN Tiger.

We ask difficult questions, debate, and get answers effectively!

The default language of the club is Polish.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Grzegorz Malinowski

Contact: skntiger@kozminski.edu.pl

 

Women in Organizations has been founded to support young women entering the job market. We believe that every young woman has the potential to achieve success. Through workshops, trainings, lectures and meetings with women from various industries, we want to support them on their way to success, strengthening their self-confidence and faith in their own abilities. We strive to create a space for the exchange of thoughts, suggestions and ideas, thanks to which students will be able to develop the skills necessary for future leaders.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Anna Górska

Contact: sknwio@kozminski.edu.pl 

Kozminski Business Club is a student society at Kozminski University that connects top-tier Polish business people with students, enhancing their business and career awareness. KBC seeks to empower highly motivated students by providing them with valuable skills that will prepare them to excel as business leaders.

The activity of Kozminski Business Club is based on two pillars.

The first is to convene entrepreneurs among Kozminski University students as well as people interested in business and finance. KBC creates a platform where members from diverse backgrounds may exchange experience, inspire themselves mutually, develop business skills and network.

The second is to organize events, which promote entrepreneurship and inspire further development. We also organize events that will help you decide, which career you wish to pursue in the world of business and finance.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Marta Połeć

Contact: sknkbc@kozminski.edu.pl

 

"Crimen et Poena" deals with the issues of criminal law and procedure, criminology and penitentiary studies. The club organizes meetings, trips, lectures and trainings related to the area of ​​our activity.

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Michał Hudzik

Contact 1: knpk@kozminski.edu.pl

Contact 2: Monika Bublewicz - mail: 34840@kozminski.edu.pl

 

The goal of Scientific Club Data Science for Business is to raise awareness and develop Data Science skills of KU Students.  

Dynamic changes, both in the global economy and at the level of local economies, as well as the necessity to constantly redefine business processes based on the growing amount of data, is one of the biggest civilization challenges of the XXI century.

Knowledge of technology and skills to acquire, verify, analyze and interpret data have become the foundation for making business decisions. Access to knowledge of experts and practitioners who create the financial and technological sector on a daily basis, as well as the exchange of knowledge within our own group, allows us to focus on issues and competencies that are particularly important and appreciated in the labor market.

Join the Data Science for Business scientific club – no experience needed!

The supervisor of the club: dr Piotr Zegadło

Our scientific club brings together students interested in understanding how various psychological regularities and mechanisms explain our economic behavior. We study how information processing styles, emotional and motivational processes influence consumption and workplace decisions. We strive to broaden our knowledge through discussions on selected topics, meetings with interesting people and conducting research to expand our methodological competence. Knowledge in the area of social and economic psychology allows us to better understand the phenomena we are a part of in our everyday functioning. If you want to discover it together with us and raise topics that interest you, join us!

The supervisor of the club: Dr. Anna Macko

Contact: sknpsychonomia@kozminski.edu.pl

Logistics and supply chain management are among the key factors in building competitive advantage of enterprises and improving their profitability and value. The club's mission is to educate and develop the competencies of future logistics and supply chain management managers for the global job market.

The supervisors of the club: Prof. Mirosław Antonowicz, Prof. Sebastian Jarzębowski

 

Culture Club is a place where passion for culture and art is combined with entrepreneurship, offering members the opportunity to create, explore and develop in both art and business. It also encourages you to join and actively participate in the club's activities.

Culture Club is a group of culture and art enthusiasts, inspired by the idea of art being an integral part of our lives and having a huge impact on personal and business development.

The club's activities include the organization of various cultural events, exhibitions of the works of our talented students after jury evaluation, workshops and inspiring meetings presenting patterns emerging in business. All this allows you to develop your skills and expand your horizons.

A scientific club that combined culture, business, art with economics and sociology. Dreams of creating student media, participating in scientific research and collaborating with media and technology are becoming a reality. An artistic corner at KU was created to infect others with passion for culture, enriching the business environment with art.

Benefits of membership in Culture Club:

  • Growing creatively: Pursuing your passion for culture and art while developing your business skills;
  • Creating your own projects: Organizing events, exhibitions and workshops exploring various artistic fields;
  • Gaining experience: Taking part in research, scientific projects and cooperation with media and technology.

A space where culture, art and business combine in extraordinary harmony. With Culture Club, everyone will find inspiration, develop their skills and get a chance to create something unique.

The supervisors: dr Piotr Pilch, dr Krzysztof Kuźmicz

Contact: skncc@kozminski.edu.pl