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VSB-TUO is public institution of higher education which provides tertiary education in technical and economic sciences.We prepare graduates for the future in a rapidly changing world. Our commitment is to implement education programmes across different fields, using the research and development potential of the University.

VSB-TUO has more than one hundred accredited educational programmes. Currently, over 20,000 students, both Czech and international are enrolled at the university.

The highest regulation for the institutions of higher learning is the Higher Education Act with marked amendments Act No. 111/1998.

Based on these instructions and rulings the University publishes its own internal regulations, such as statutes, rules and directives.

The credit system of VSB-TUO is compatible with the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) enabling the mobility of students within the terms of European educational programmes.

Most of the programmes are taught in the Czech language, however an increasing number of programmes is offered in English.

Education at VSB-TUO is organized in accordance with European standards and is based on the following principles:

Credit and Diploma system as defined by the Bologna Process:

  • Bachelor‘s Studies (3-4 yrs)
  • Master‘s Studies (2 yrs)
  • Doctoral Studies (3-4 yrs)

The education process is structured within Faculties:

  • Faculty of Mining and Geology
  • Faculty of Materials Science and Technology
  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering
  • Faculty of Safety Engineering


Full degree applicants:

Semester and summer school students: