The University Institute for International and European Studies with the legal status as an European Economics Interest Group is an independent, self-governing non-profit foundation with “tax-exempt status” and legally entitled to operate under statutory power as a private institution of higher education (particuliere onderwijsinstelling) in the Netherlands.
UNIES maintains it´s own Quality Management System regarding the international standard DIN ISO 29990:2010 for learning service providers. DIN ISO 29990:2010 provides a unified standard for learning service providers, including corporations, vocational institutions, and life-long learning centres, around the globe. Certification against the standard ensures that the design, development and delivery of the learning experience you provide meet the ISO requirements.
UNIES is accredited by it´s University Partners as an associated Institution/offshore-campus that follows the Quality Assurance of the University for the delivery of the respective academic programs.
In collaboration and on behalf it´s university partners, UNIES ensure the delivery of first-cycle and second-cycle study programmes as well as one-tier studies and postgraduate studies in accordance with the authorisations granted by the repective national Minister Education.
Katowice School of Economics (GWSH Górnośląska Wyższa Szkoła Handlowa), with its seat in Harcerzy Września Street no. 3, 40-659 Katowice, entered to the Register of non-public Universities and Associations of non-public Universities, run by the Minister of Science and Higher Education, under the following no. 36
Katowice School of Economics states that it is a non-public university having right to grant scientific title of “doctor” and “doktor habilitowany” in the management discipline, entered to the register run by the Minister of Science and Higher Education under the number 36.