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Faculty of Mining and Geology

VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava is the only faculty within the Czech Republic that also offers university study of selected mining fields. Concurrent scientific and research activity of pedagogues and students and its interconnection with tuition is also of significant importance and is recognized also abroad. The Faculty of Mining and Geology is currently the second most demanded and attended faculty of the VŠB-TUO.

Master's Programmes

Computer Science & IT (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)



The Faculty of Mining and Geology is a modern faculty which interconnects natural sciences with technical and economic fields of study in a completely unique manner. Its history dates back to the year 1716, when the oldest mining school was founded in Jáchymov.


Within the full-time or combined study the FMG currently offers more than 20 fields of study, which specialize in the environment, geology, geodesy, biotechnology, geoscience and industrial tourism, geoinformatics, economy, automation in the area of raw material industry or applied physics.

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