MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY
Imagine Academy is a program of teaching Microsoft technologies and programs implemented in a professional and comprehensive manner by the University of Economics and Information Technology in Krakow.
It can be used by all students of the EEi. The interested parties choose specific Microsoft programs, and then in the course of didactic classes they are prepared for their certification. As a result, at the end of their studies, they may obtain a package of valid certificates confirming practical skills on the market.
PACKAGE OF PROGRAMS TO CHOOSE FROM
Microsoft Imagine Academy is a program for students of both IT and economics specialties.
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RULES FOR USING THE PROGRAM AND BENEFITS FOR WSEI STUDENTS
- 1 free Microsoft exam voucher per one semester
Students of all specialties receive one free MOS or MTA voucher for a semester as a part of the tuition fee. It is possible to use vouchers earlier.
- Reduced exam prices for WSEI students
Students can buy additional certification exams at reduced prices for around 220 PLN
- Accredited Microsoft exam center at the university
An accredited Certiport examination center operates at WSEI. The opening of the Pearson VUE center is planned.
- IT teaching at the university integrated with Imagine Academy
Ultimately, most of the IT programs at the university will be integrated with the Imagine Academy courses so that students can acquire qualifications and certificates during regular studies.
BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYERS
- Microsoft qualifications confirmed by certificates
The best WSEI graduates, in addition to the diploma, will have a set of certificates confirming their skills in the field of Microsoft software and technology
- Teaching Microsoft technologies and programs to order
As a part of IT technology, employers will be able to determine the competence profile of the employee – which certificates are mandatory to work on a given position. Based on such a profile, WSEI will build dedicated groups of students aspiring to work in a given company.
What certificates can you get at WSEI?
The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification verifies proficient mastery of Microsoft Office tools that improve the performance of many tasks in professional and private life. Having an MOS certificate confirms the ability to use Office applications in everyday work and is an important distinguishing element when applying for a job or admission to university. For those who want to apply for more advanced certificates in the field of modern technologies, we recommend additionally to obtain the MTA certificate, but it is not mandatory.
more about MOS certificates: https://www.microsoft.com/learning/pl-pl/mos-certification.aspx
The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certificate verifies the knowledge of basic technical concepts in the field of software development and information technology. The possession of the MTA certificate confirms having the basic technical knowledge base and the ability to perform basic IT work. If necessary, the Microsoft Technology Associate certificate provides a strong foundation for expanding competences in the field of IT and IT environments.
more about MTA certificates: https://www.microsoft.com/learning/pl-pl/mta-certification.aspx
Prices of vouchers for certification exams for WSEI students:
- MOS – 220 zł
- MTA – 220 zł