VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava

201-250 th
BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings 2017
801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2018
17. listopadu 15/2172, 708 33 Ostrava, Czech Republic

About VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava

Czech Republic is home to some of the oldest universities in Europe, and widely regarded as having one of the most attractive quality/cost ratios in all of higher education.

Founded in 1849 VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava is one of Czech’s largest public universities, and offers programmes at the Bachelor's, Master's and PhD levels to over 16,000 students in engineering, technical, and business related areas.

  • Top 4% ranking of all world universities according to THE
  • 29 English taught Master’s programmes
  • On campus accommodation guaranteed for all international students
  • €350 monthly living expenses – food, accommodation, transportation, etc.
  • €4000 per year Master’s programmes (2 years)
  • 1800 international students from all around the world

29 English taught Programmes in:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • I.T.
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Nanotechnology
  • Metallurgy & Materials Engineering
  • Mining and Geology
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • MBA….and more

Research Focus

Research is informed by close connection to industry, which in turn ensures that education is geared towards helping students solve the real problems found in the workplace.

  •  Home to the National Supercomputing Centre, one of Europe’s most powerful supercomputers, an important tool for engineers from many disciplines
  •  3-D modeling of floods and natural disasters, the real-time traffic situation for the country, tools for car manufacturers, and other computationally-demanding research from a wide spectrum of disciplines
  •  Excellent reputation and high employability of graduates 
  •  Well-equipped laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment to supplement theoretical education with hands-on practice. 

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Subjects taught at VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava

Key statistics

  • 18,270
    Number of Students
  • 8%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 23.4
    No. of students per staff
  • 49 : 51
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the 2016 World University Rankings