The Technical University of Ostrava (VSB-TUO) has been collaborating intensively with the private sector using various forms of cooperation for a long period of time. We are proud of our continuously deepening and expanding cooperation with both private companies and the public sector. In financial terms, since 2014, we have doubled our contract research income, which in recent years has stabilized at CZK 135 million (excluding VAT), putting us among the leading public research organisations in the Czech Republic.
Individual faculties and institutes have developed vast cooperation with companies in a wide range of industries. Our partnerships since 2014 are summarised in the chart below.
Faculties and research centres also cooperate intensively with companies in the form of scientific research projects (especially IT4Innovations National Supercomputer Centre and Energy and Environmental Technology Centre).