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University of Pardubice

4.6 out of 5 (42 ratings / 23 reviews) Pardubice, Czech Republic
University of Pardubice is a modern and dynamic public higher education institution. It prepares specialists for successful careers in a wide variety of proffessions and offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degree study programmes in more than one hundred and thirty specializations. 

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (2)
Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Education & Training (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Social Sciences (1)



In November 1953, the school became an independent body as the Institute of Chemical Technology headed by a Rector. The Institute developed rapidly in ”the city of chemistry”.

During 60 years of its existence, the Institute of Chemical Technology and later the University of Pardubice has become an important centre of education with more than fifteen thousand professionally trained graduates.


The University offers more than sixty study programmes with almost one hundred and thirty study specializations. All are designed in accordance with the Bologna Declaration and modern trends in higher education. Most Bachelor´s study courses offer follow-up Master´s programmes. Full-time and part-time studies are available.


Apart from teaching, the University of Pardubice is also renowned for its numerous scientific and research activities which contribute to an excellent national and international reputation. The numerous of specialized departments and other organizations, institutions and associations which have been operating at the university contribute to this fact.

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Housing services

Students coming within the Erasmus Programme are automatically provided with reserved accommodation in double room:

  • STUDIO (with toilet, bathroom and kitchen with fridge)
  • CLASSIC (toilet, bathroom and kitchen are shared on the corridor) .
  • Rooms are fully furnished; sheets and bedding are also provided.
  • Each accommodated student is provided with fixed internet connection.

Library services

The University library, founded together with the Institute of Chemical Technology in 1950, has a collection of over 195,000 volumes of monographs, hardback periodicals, audio and videocassettes and CD-rooms. The library subscribes to several hundred periodicals. Around 7 500 regular members use its services.

ICT services

Centre for Information Technology and Services provides support for all IT systems at the University. Every student of the University recieves upon his registration a „NetID“. NetID is a unique identifier of students within the whole university systems. Students need this identification at every turn.

Student Life

Campus life

The modern facilities of the University campus, near the centre of a city with a population of one hundred thousand, create ideal conditions for the all-around development of young people. Pleasant surroundings and many sports and cultural life opportunities, in combination with quality and demanding study programmes, are comparable to those of leading European universities at the dawn of the third millennium.

Sports facilities

Department of Physical Education and Sports (DPES) offers a wide range of sport activities throughout the whole academic community and organizes sports competitions within the university and beyond. Provides compulsory and optional PE education. In collaboration with the University Sport Club (USK) organizes series of events and encourages students´ participation in the Czech Academic Games or Czech Academic Championships.

The University campus offers gymnasiums with a modern gym, a fitness centre, clubrooms, tennis courts, a boathouse, and football and basketball grounds allowing training in all sports at various levels.

Student clubs

There is much more to university life than studying. Student Council activities and the students themeselves cover different areas of student life: culture, sports and club activities.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Despite the Department of Transport management belongs to the Faculty of Transport, courses I attend to has not just technical features. It is a mixture between economy and technical education. I would say it is a great field for studying, although some courses could be more practical. I am satisfied with language studies. Especially I am thankful for opportunities to...

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university has a lot of fields of studies, everyone can choose what is interesting for them. There are professors at the university who are really experienced. There are professors from abroad as well. My field of study care activities outside the university, for example in some companies etc. They prepared excursions abroad to compare system in Czech with other...

Pardubice-less options, but familiary environment
Marek Henzl rated 4 out of 5 stars

I like my university. It is small, familiary university, which is relative good equiped. Of course, there are some things, what I would like change. For example, in my field of study we have got more of courses in information technologies instead of some courses in automation. And services in canteen should be better :). But generally, I like my university, and I am happy,...

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