Category: Universities & Colleges in Slovakia

Pan-European University

The Pan-European University is a private institute of higher education located in Bratislava, Slovakia. It was established on July 14, 2004. About Pan-European University is a modern teaching and scientific-research institution, which is committed to the Humboldt idea of higher education grounded on the latest knowledge of science and research focusing on practice. Currently, the school has five faculties: Faculty of Law Faculty of Economics and Business Faculty of Psychology…

Hans Selye University

The J. Selye University (Hungarian: Selye János Egyetem, Slovak: Univerzita J. Selyeho) is the only Hungarian-language university in Slovakia. It was established in 2004 in Komárno (Hungarian: (Rév)Komárom) and it has three faculties. It is named after Selye János, a 20th-century Hungarian endocrinologist (see: Education in Slovakia). Faculties Faculty of Economy Faculty of Education Faculty of Theology Type Public Established 2004 Rector doc. RNDr. János Tóth, PhD. Students approx. 2500…

University of Trnava

The University of Trnava (in Trnava) ( Slovak : Trnava University ) is a college of “university type” based in Trnava , Slovakia . Historical university The original Jesuit university was founded in 1635 by the Archbishop of Esztergom, Péter Pázmány. It had a faculty of arts, faculty of theology, faculty of law (since 1667) and faculty of medicine (since 1769). It lasted 142 years in Trnava (German: Tyrnau; Hungarian:…

Matej Bel University

Matej Bel University (commonly referred as Matej Bel or UMB), (Slovak: Univerzita Mateja Bela) is a public research university in the central Slovak town of Banská Bystrica. The University was established on July 1, 1992 and inaugurated on October 23, 1992. It bears the name of Matthias Bel, an outstanding Lutheran scholar of the 18th century. As a collegiate university, it comprises six faculties that differ in character and history,…

City University of Seattle

City University of Seattle, also known as CityU, is a private not-for-profit institution of higher learning based in Seattle, Washington. In 2008-09, CityU enrolled 7,639 students worldwide. The university consists of the School of Management, Albright School of Education, the Division of Arts/Sciences and Management Institute. CityU of Seattle offers campus education around the world and online education. History City University was established in 1973 as City College by Dr….

Pavol Jozef Šafárik University

Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice ( Slovak Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice ) is a university located in Kosice , Slovakia . It was founded in 1959 and is organized into five faculties. The university is named after Pavel Jozef Safarik , a 19th-century Slovak philologist, poet, and historian. History The tradition of higher education in Košice goes back to the year 1657, when the bishop Benedict Kishdy…

University of Žilina

The University of Žilina was established on October 1, 1953 as the College of Railways in Prague. In 1959 the institution changed its name to the University of Transport and moved to Žilina. As a result of the increasing role of communications within the curriculum and research orientation of the University, the name was amended to the University of Transport and Communications in 1980. It was renamed again to the…

Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra

Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra ( Slovak : Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra ) is a co-educational public university in Nitra , in southwestern Slovakia . [2] [3] [4] [5] Notable faculty Zuzana Beňušková , ethnologist References Jump up^ “Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra Annual Report 2012” (PDF) . Interest in studying (in Slovak). ukf.no . Retrieved 27 October 2013 . Jump up^ “Constantine the Philosopher University…

Technical University in Zvolen

Technical University in Zvolen or Technická univerzita vo Zvolene is a public university located in Zvolen, Slovakia. This university is a member of European Forest Institute.[1][2] History The university was established as a higher degree college in 1952. At that time it was named College of Forestry and Wood Technology[3] In 1991 the college acquired university status and was renamed to Technical University in Zvolen.[4][5][6] Faculties The university has the…

Slovak University of Agriculture

Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra is a public university in Nitra, Slovakia. It offers Bachelor’s, Engineer’s (Master’s) and Doctoral degrees in six faculties: Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences Faculty of Economics and Management Faculty of Agricultural Engineering Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering