International Cooperation Office

Artificial Intelligence for University Staff

Artificial Intelligence for University Staff


Enhance your skills with our Training Programme

Are you ready to explore the transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how it can enhance your work in academia? We are thrilled to announce our comprehensive "Artificial Intelligence for University Staff" training programme [Blended Intensive Programme], designed specifically for educators, researchers, and administrative personnel.

Why AI?
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has rapidly evolved over the past few decades, transforming and revolutionizing various sectors and industries, including education. The integration of AI technologies within universities has sparked a debate regarding whether it is a boon or a bane? This debate hinges on the potential benefits and drawbacks associated with AI's presence in higher education settings. The key lies in how universities adopt and integrate AI technologies responsibly, ensuring that the benefits are maximized while addressing potential drawbacks. Striking a balance between leveraging AI's capabilities and maintaining the core principles of education is essential to ensure a positive transformation of higher education in the AI era.

From automating administrative tasks to providing personalized learning experiences and advancing research methodologies, AI offers immense potential to improve efficiency and outcomes. Our training programme aims to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to harness AI's power effectively.

Programme overview

Mode: Hybrid (In-person and online after physical mobility)
Duration of physical component: 1 week (1-5.07.2024)
Duration of virtual component: (8-19.07.2024)
Issued upon successful completion

What you will learn:
I.    Introduction to the scope of AI and its applications in higher education.
II.    Creation of a training plan considering personal needs analysis of participants
III.    AI-powered educational tools and their practical applications.
IV.    Security aspects in AI usage
V.    Legal and ethical aspects of AI usage
VI.    Presentation of case studies of successful AI exploitation at the Universities
VII.    Capstone project and future trends in AI.

Hands-on experience
The "Blended Intensive Program on Applied Artificial Intelligence" offers a comprehensive overview of AI concepts through a combination of remote lectures and stationary practicals. The program covers diverse topics to provide participants with a well-rounded understanding of applied AI fundamentals and tools. The program emphasizes practical learning, with hands-on sessions that allow you to work directly with AI tools and applications. You will also engage in a capstone project, applying AI to a real-world problem within your domain, ensuring you can put your new skills to immediate use.

Who should attend?
This programme is ideal for university staff members, including:

  • educators looking to integrate AI into their teaching methods,
  • researchers interested in leveraging AI for innovative research,
  • administrative personnel seeking to improve efficiency through AI-driven solutions.

How to enroll
To secure your place in this exciting programme, please contact Your international office and make sure that they signed the BIP agreement with UAS in Nysa which allows You to participate with no costs. You may also send Your questions to:, and we will try to respond ASAP with all the instructions.

Registration within the consortium is open until 13.06.2024 and places are limited. After that deadline we may accept several additional participants with a fee of 300 EUR.

Join us
Don't miss this opportunity to improve your skills and stay ahead in the rapidly evolving field of AI. Join us for an engaging and informative journey into the world of Artificial Intelligence!

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