VSB - Technical University of Ostrava: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1296 of 14,131 In the World
#455 of 2,785 In Europe
#8 of 67 In the Czech Republic
#1 of 2 In Ostrava
#53 of 1,007 For Mining Engineering
Top50% For 25 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.vsb.cz
Languages
Czech;English
Acceptance rate
61%*

* The VSB - Technical University of Ostrava is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Maturitní vysvědčeni); Entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; February-May)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee2,250
Student:staff ratio6:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
7,740
Citations
50,632

VSB - Technical University of Ostrava majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
4,079 / 23,534
Physics
1,987 / 15,010
Chemistry
1,976 / 17,940
Materials Science
1,695 / 12,100
Computer Science
1,330 / 8,111
Environmental Science
835 / 5,894
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
518 / 3,313
Business
498 / 3,059
Metallurgical Engineering
488 / 3,145
Mathematics
374 / 3,092
Automation and Control engineering
322 / 1,384
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
294 / 1,549
Optical Engineering
281 / 1,164
Structural Engineering
262 / 950
Environmental Management
257 / 1,497
Economics
246 / 2,745
Medicine
234 / 1,143
Mechanical Engineering
230 / 1,025
Biology
211 / 2,545
Geology
203 / 1,696
Chemical Engineering
201 / 2,909
Electronic Engineering
191 / 733
Art & Design
175 / 1,142
Computer Networking
166 / 944
Electrical Engineering
164 / 469
Computer Vision
130 / 388
Condensed Matter Physics
127 / 1,265
Renewable Energy Engineering
126 / 710
Demography
118 / 644
Systems Engineering
116 / 260
Geography and Cartography
113 / 513
Machine Learning
113 / 1,032
Applied Mathematics
105 / 577
Inorganic Chemistry
103 / 2,982
Radiochemistry
101 / 1,361
Computer Engineering
98 / 351
Reliability and Quality Engineering
94 / 415
Geotechnical Engineering
91 / 1,346
Environmental Chemistry
82 / 1,000
Civil Engineering
80 / 231

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1994 3 3
1995 3 0
1996 11 7
1997 5 0
1998 10 15
1999 16 23
2000 37 41
2001 23 66
2002 30 78
2003 62 103
2004 100 163
2005 103 205
2006 97 346
2007 132 439
2008 181 638
2009 263 912
2010 357 1411
2011 460 1488
2012 493 1954
2013 652 2856
2014 965 3678
2015 865 4197
2016 870 4634
2017 793 5438
2018 756 5860
2019 845 7364
2020 748 8965
2021 657 11047

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
International students $3,750$6,250

The VSB - Technical University of Ostrava has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++

Notable alumni

  1. Martin Pecina

    Martin Pecina
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Martin Pecina is a Czech politician, who twice served as the minister of Interior of the Czech Republic. He was the minister of Interior in caretaker governments of Jan Fischer and Jiří Rusnok. He also served as the chairman of the Office for the Protection of Competition.

  2. Lukáš Černohorský

    Lukáš Černohorský
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Lukáš Černohorský is a Czech politician and IT analyst. He was the chairman of the Czech Pirate Party from August 2014 to April 2016 and a member of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament the from 2017 to 2021. In January 2018, he was appointed chairman of the OKD Commission of Inquiry.

  3. Evžen Tošenovský

    Evžen Tošenovský
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Evžen Tošenovský is a Czech politician. He was elected as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) in the 2009 European Parliament election receiving the largest number of preference votes.

  4. Zdeněk Nytra

    Zdeněk Nytra
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Zdeněk Nytra is a Czech politician who has been Senator from Ostrava since 2016.

  5. Jan Březina

    Jan Březina
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jan Březina is a Czech politician and Member of the European Parliament with TOP 09, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. He was elected for Christian Democratic Union - Czechoslovak People's Party, but left the party in February 2012.

  6. Věra Flasarová

    Věra Flasarová
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Věra Flasarová is a Czech politician and Member of the European Parliament for the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia; part of the European United Left–Nordic Green Left party group in the European Parliament. She was elected initially in the period 2004–2009, but she entered again the European Parliament in January 2014 replacing Vladimir Remek who became the Czech ambassador to Moscow.

General info

Alternative names VŠB-TUO
VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava
Founded 1849
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy)
Colors green
Academic structure Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Faculty of Mining and Geology
Faculty of Materials Science and Technology
Faculty of Safety Engineering
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

Address 17. listopadu 15/2172
Ostrava, Moravian-Silesian Region, 708 00
Czech Republic
City population 280,000
Phone +420 597 321 111
Fax +420 596 918 507

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