Academy Holding is a community of educational institutions with a portfolio spanning the College of Entrepreneurship and Law, Pan-European University in Bratislava, University College of Business in Prague and others of all educational levels located mainly in the Moravian-Silesian region. As of June 2016 it encompassed approximately 300 employees, 40 study disciplines, 7 thousand students, 30 thousand graduates and had a consolidated yearly turnover of 13 million EUR. It offers a broad range of formal and informal educational services reflecting the society’s transformation and the new requirements it brings.
The strategies behind the Academic Holding confirm the current trend with focus on the effectiveness in the organization of Universities with one particular aim: to lay the groundwork for a strong economic background for the curricula in order to raise the quality of education to prepare our students for their future professional life. Bringing together of several institutions of higher learning under the Academic Holding banner has as its aim to create a dominant educational institution of the Central European type, with emphasis among others, on shared educational programs, scientific research projects, publication activity and erudite academic staff. All this is driven by the society’s call for the interlinkage between the studies and their real-world application, involving a broad range of companies from the manufacturing and technical fields, as well as services.
OUR MISSION AND VISION
The mission of the Academic Holding is the building of trust and highlighting the importance of investment in education as the life’s essential philosophy and the basis for success in life – all at a time of the transformation of the global society through educating and fostering a diverse enterprising individual, whose work will not be just thoughtlessly reproducible, and who will bear the responsibility for their place and contribution in life, while respecting the current as well as changing trends across the society’s endeavors. The Holding aims to fulfill its mission with social responsibility and with high demand placed on the key facilitators of the whole educational process – the teachers.
The vision of the Academic Holding is the establishment of a joint Pan-European University as a leader in private University education in the Czech-Slovak space and a dominant alternative to public university system with traditional forms of education. It is active in the capital cities of both countries, offering career and personal development services with a high added value.