Currently, educational activities and scientific and research activities of the Department are aimed primarily at addressing issues related to product quality and safety, technical barriers to trade, quality management systems and product management. The Department of commodity science and quality of goods within accredited study disciplines provides teaching not only of mandatory, obligatory and selective subjects, but also courses taught in foreign languages for students of the Faculty of Commerce at the UE in Bratislava and for students coming from abroad. To improve the pedagogical process, the department uses modern information and communication means, in particular the application of the e-learning form of teaching and learning subjects. Scientific and research activities are primarily geared towards addressing grant projects, state assignments, institutional grants and international projects. Cooperation with foreign countries is an important activity of the Department, which strengthens its international position and brings new dimensions in the process of improving the quality of scientific, research and educational activities.