The primary aim of the project is to support the potential of the University of Economics in Katowice in terms of internationalization and the reception and service of international students by creating a friendly environment conducive to improving their mental and physical condition. As part of the project, the following activities will be implemented:
- Organization of a series of meetings and events aimed at shaping attitudes of inclusiveness and tolerance and the integration of foreign and Polish students.
- Organization of a series of events intended to support students in acquiring skills and knowledge in order to improve their mental and physical well-being.
- Execution of an information and promotion campaign to increase students' awareness of the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle and to demonstrate that our University is a welcoming place where foreign students feel at home.
- Development of Welcome Point by increasing the qualifications of its staff via workshops and further equipping the place.
In order to ensure the best possible quality of service, Internationalization, which oversees the functioning of Welcome Point, reacts on an ongoing basis to all signals received from students and the external environment, which has resulted in the development of this project aimed at improving and promoting mental and physical well-being. The planned activities also include the participation of Polish students, promoting openness and integration, as well as building and strengthening international relations.
"Feel good @ UEKat – support for improving the psycho-physical condition of foreign students at UE Katowice" project received funding from the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) under the program "Welcome to Poland (2022)".
Total value of the project: PLN 233,350.00
Project duration: July 1, 2023 - December 31, 2024