Department of Microeconomics


  • Principles of Economics 1
  • Microeconomics
  • Microeconomics 2
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Applied Microeconomics Seminar
  • Principles of Economics 1 (taught in English)
  • Microeconomics (taught in English)
  • Advanced Microeconomics (taught in English)
  • Advanced Topics in Microeconomics (taught in English)

Strategic orientation:

Pedagogical area:

  • Creating an innovative framework of courses in the new study programme - Applied Economics - to develop students' critical thinking, creativity, reflective thinking, and teamwork.

Research area:

  • Involve all members in national projects and increase their participation in international research projects.

Publication area:

  • increase number of publications indexed in WOS and SCOPUS.


Department of Macroeconomics


  • Principles of Economics 2
  • Macroeconomics
  • Macroeconomics 2
  • Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Seminar of Applied Macroeconomic Analysis
  • Methodology of Economics
  • International Economics and Law
  • Principles of Economics (taught in English)
  • Macroeconomics (taught in English)
  • Advanced Macroeconomics (taught in English)
  • Advanced Topics in Macroeconomics (taught in English)

Strategic orientation:

  • Improving the quality of lectures and seminars provided by members of the Department.
  • Involve all Department members and increase their participation in international research projects.
  • Increasing the proportion of outputs published in journals included in renowned databases.

In scientific and research activities, members of the Department focus primarily on the following research topics:

  • International labour migration and its impact on the labour market in Slovakia and EU countries.
  • Indebtedness of economic subjects and EU countries in the context of fiscal sustainability.


Department of Methodology and Development of Economics


  • Methodology of Economics
  • General Economic History
  • Development of Economic Science
  • Theory of Public Choice
  • Behavioural Economics

Strategic orientation:

  • Pedagogical area:
    • Use of innovative teaching methods.
    • Implementation of digital technologies in the teaching process.
  • Publication area:
    • Focusing on the publication of scientific works in scientific journals in CC, WoS, Scopus databases.
  • Scientific area and project activities:
    • Active search for international contacts in order to participate in international projects.
    • Respond to calls regarding the submission of projects in Slovakia and abroad (domestic schemes – VEGA, KEGA, APVV, foreign schemes – for example COST, Horizon, options within the Erasmus+ program).

In scientific and research activities, members of the Department focus primarily on the following research topics:

  • Behavioural economics
  • Economics of the public sector
  • Methodology of Economics
  • Economic history
  • Heterodox and orthodox approaches in economic theory
  • Economic cycle