Established: 1991

University of Ostrava was founded in 1991 and offers higher education at the Faculties of Philosophy, Education, Science, Social Studies, Medicine and Arts in many bachelor, master and post-graduate programs.

The University includes two research institutes, the Institute for the Research and Application of Fuzzy Modelling and the European Research Institute for Social Work. Appropriate place for intensive studying is the University Library.

University of Ostrava annually welcomes a big number of international students and is involved in exchange programs within EU, the USA and Vietnam.

The university is divided into these 6 faculties:


Portal ( represents university information system which enables an easy access to study materials, timetables, lecturers, syllabi, examination, grades and credits, scholarship information. Your personal student number enables you to login and enter this extensive database which will make your life easier especially when it comes to exams and credit transfer.

Contact your faculty coordinator

Faculty of social studies 

Pavla Nemethová 
Phone: +420 553 46 3215, +420 732 521 52

Faculty of education 

Mgr. Ivana Schmejkalová 
Phone number: +420 553 46 2508

Faculty of fine arts and music 

M.A. Alexandra Bočková 
Phone number:  +420 553 46 2907, +420 731 675 904

Faculty of Arts 

Mgr. Vítězslav Vilímek, DiS., PhD.
Phone: +420 553 46 1855

Faculty of medicine 

Daniela Gumulcová 
Phone +420 553 46 1724

Faculty of science 

Mgr. Lukáš Laš, Ph.D.
Phone: +420 553 46 2113