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VSB-TUO has launched a unique system of courses and services for PhD students
| VSB - Technical University of Ostrava has launched the PhD Academy for students of doctoral programmes. This unique system of courses and support services is designed to help PhD...
| New buffet at FAST, SNACK restaurant, buffet Kruhovka menu and more
Scientists have discovered the nature of the reaction between fullerene and piperidine
| Scientists from the Czech Advanced Technology and Research Institute (CATRIN) of Palacký University Olomouc, the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech...
| Meeting room, ground floor of the building B (next to the hotel restaurant)
Important Information for 1st Year Master's Degree Students
| Information for students.
The PhD Academy will support the professional growth of PhD students
| Students of doctoral programmes at VSB-TUO can now use the “helping hand” of the PhD Academy. Jana Kukutschová, the Vice-Rector for Science and Research and one of the initiators...
Extraordinary measures with regard to the spread of COVID-19
| New information on coronavirus for students and staff.
| The summer salad bar ends. It will now be possible to compile a salad according to your own tastes in Kruhovka.
VSB-TUO researcher to be a plenary speaker at the 2DMAT2021 conference
| VSB – Technical University of Ostrava (VSB-TUO) will be represented at this year's prestigious Global Summit and Expo on Graphene and 2D Materials (2DMAT2021).
Hydrophobic hyaluronic acid-based nanofibers could find a use in biomedicine
| Researchers prepared a water-insoluble nanofibrous antimicrobial material based on hyaluronic acid for the possible application in biomedicine.
Important Information for 1st Year Bachelor Students
| Information for new students.
The FSE has become the leader of the international project OSHDIGIT
| OSHDIGIT approach contributes to EU initiatives addressing enhancement of the quality in higher education in the area of Occupational health and safety.
Scientists develop first lead-free perovskite luminescent solar concentrator
| Scientists have developed the first transparent luminescent solar concentrator based on lead-free perovskite nanocrystals.
Our university is proud to have received the "HR Excellence in research" award
| On 2021-06-30 in the evening, our university was informed of having received the prestigious "HR Excellence in Research" award.
VSB - Technical University of Ostrava is the first university in the Czech Republic to organise a European Association for the Teaching of Academic Wr
| Academic writing is an essential part of scholarly activities and should be systematically encouraged. The international conference of the European Association for the Teaching of...
VSB-TUO Succeeded in the National Quality Awards of the Czech Republic and Won the Excellent Organisation Award
| VSB – Technical University of Ostrava became the Absolute Winner of the National Quality Award of the Czech Republic in the EXCELLENCE programme on Wednesday, 19 May 2021.
VSB-TUO ranks first among the Czech Universities in the field of affordable and clean energy
| VSB – Technical University of Ostrava (VSB-TUO) has appeared for the third time in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings, which assess and compare universities against the...
New startup stars will shine in style and online
| Green Light Startup Show online and in a stylish environment. Through the live stream, 11 projects will be presented from 6 pm on Thursday, April 29, the 5 best of which will...
Graphene acid—a new recipe for removing heavy metals and extracting noble metals from water
| A new type of graphene acid-based sorbent, which can remove heavy metals from contaminated waters but can also serve to extract noble metals from aqueous environments, was...
“All my life stages are somehow connected to Ostrava,” says the CEO of the Austrian Hornbach and our graduate Marek Thiemel
| Marek Thiemel is one of the graduates from VSB – Technical University of Ostrava, who currently works as the director of the Austrian hobby-market Hornbach. How he remembers his...
“Be willing to keep learning and educating yourself and look beyond the borders,” says marketing director for Pilsner Urquell
| Roman Trzaskalik works as a marketing director of the most popular beer brand in our country, Pilsner Urquell. Besides this, he is also a graduate of the Faculty of Economics at...
Virtual tour of the Faculty of Civil Engineering
| You can now walk through the Faculty of Civil Engineering in a virtual space using the Google Street View application.
For me, studying for a master's degree was essential
| Lucie Videcká recalls her studies at the Faculty of Civil Engineering.
Research supported by the IT4Innovations supercomputers won the Czech Head Award
| Research supported by the IT4Innovations supercomputers won the Czech Head Award
The Rector’s Christmas greeting 2020
| The Rector’s Christmas greeting 2020
Museum of VSB – Technical University of Ostrava is opened
| VSB – Technical University of Ostrava has been the first university in the Czech Republic, which established a University Museum.
St. Nicholas for international students
| The University International Office prepared a surprise for international students on Friday, 4th December.
Reducing emissions with the right research
| We are pleased to let you know that our article in THE magazine is now available online.
| Rector´s word
Will chatbots replace teachers in schools?
| The results of the VŠB-TUO research team were published in the July's issue of the high-impact journal Computers & Education.
Rector's message to students
| Rector's message to students
Another success of VSB-TUO in the world of medicine
| The team led by doc. Radek Martinek from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at VSB-TUO has developed the Foetal Electrodiagram Phantom technology, which is...
VSB-TUO has obtained institutional accreditation
| VSB – Technical University of Ostrava has got a beautiful Christmas present – it received institutional accreditation from the National Accreditation Bureau for Higher Education.
VSB-TUO and T-Mobile are concluding a memorandum on long-term cooperation
| On Friday 20 December, VSB - Technical University of Ostrava and the company T-Mobile Czech Republic a.s. are signing a memorandum of long-term cooperation. This concerns the...
The University of the Third Age from organised by the Faculty of Mining and Geology at VSB-TUO has been launched for the 28th time
| Similarly to many other universities, VSB - Technical University of Ostrava offers a lifelong learning by means of the University of the Third Age. The first faculty which has...
The love to traditional crafts must be found within
| In times of high technology, the expected Industry 4.0 and the gradual transformation of working positions, the meaning of traditional crafts successively lags behind. Only in this...
2nd Project Face to Face Meeting LINKS Foundation in Turin
| After eight months of work, the LEXIS Project started the first of four planned Face to Face Meetings which is under way in Turin from 10th to 12th September 2019, hosted by the...
At VSB-TUO, science and art are combined
| Martin Jurek, a graduate of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at VSB-TUO, designs his own production machines, on which he creates photographs burnt into wood, notepads and...
Secondary school students designed a jewellery collection for VSB-TUO
| Perfect combination, it is the right expression for the joint work of students and teachers of the Secondary Vocational School of Art and Grammar School, s.r.o. in Ostrava-Zábřeh...
Medical start-up incubator III: Researchers from VSB-TUO and the University Hospital in Ostrava (FNO) met for the third time to discuss the possibilit
| Medical start-up incubator was held for the third time. It is brainstorming with proposals for cooperation in the field of science and research between the University Hospital in...
The new supercomputer in Ostrava is called Barbora
| In Ostrava, on Wednesday the 2nd of October 2019, the ceremony for the new supercomputer being put into operation at IT4Innovations National Supercomputing Center at VSB-TUO was...
Prohibition of smoking at VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava
| Thank you for respecting the prohibion of smoking at the campus VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava.