Technical University
in Zvolen

About the educational institution

The Technical University in Zvolen is a modern higher education institution that provides education at all three levels of higher education in accordance with European standards. Among all higher education institutions in Slovakia, the university has unique study programs with an emphasis on forestry and ecology. The university trains specialists in the following areas: forestry, structural engineering, technology, production and communications, environmental sciences, security services, economics and management..

In keeping with its core focus, the university fulfills its mission as a “green university”, which stems from the tradition of one of the oldest technical and forestry universities in Europe and the world.

List of faculties

Faculty
forestry

The Faculty of Forestry has the best specialists in the field of biological research, forest cultivation, approved by the Accreditation Commission of the Slovak Republic. Graduates of the faculty work mainly in enterprises of the public, private forestry and energy sectors, as well as in the environmental sector. 

Bachelor:

– Forestry

– Applied zoology and hunting

– Silviculture and community forestry

Master:

– Adaptive forestry

– Applied zoology and hunting

– Forest technologies

– Forest ecology

– Geoinformation and cartographic methods in forestry

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Admission without entrance exams.

If the number of applications exceeds the planned number, preference will be given to applicants with a GPA of 2.00 or lower in the Slovak equivalent.

Application deadlines*

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 03/31/2024, cost - 30 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 06/31/2024, cost - 30 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 07/31/2024, cost - 30 euros

Faculty
woodworking

The Faculty of Woodworking of the Technical University trains interior and furniture designers, specialists in carpentry and wooden structures, rescuers and fire service specialists, economists in the field of ecology and forestry. The educational process is based on the latest world knowledge of science, technology, technology, and economics. 

Bachelor:

– Woodworking supported by information technology

– Creation and construction of furniture

– Carpentry

– Economics and management of woodworking enterprises

– Interior and furniture design

– Fire protection and safety

Master:

– Woodworking

– Creation and construction of furniture

– Carpentry

– Economics and management of woodworking enterprises

– Interior and furniture design

– Fire protection and safety

Doctoral studies:

– Wood processing technology

– Structure and properties of wood

– Designs and processes for the production of wood products

– Interior and furniture design

– Fire protection and safety

Admission without entrance exams.*

Application deadlines*

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until November 30, 2023 - specialty "Interior and Furniture Design", cost - 40 euros, until 03/31/2024 - all other specialties, cost - 35 euros

Master's program - applications accepted until November 30, 2023 - specialty "Interior and Furniture Design", until March 31, 2024 - all other specialties, cost - 35 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 05/31/2024, cost - 35 euros

Faculty of Ecology
and environment

The mission of the faculty is to train specialists with a wide range of knowledge in the field of ecology and environmental sciences. Graduates can find employment as ecologists, specialists in the field of environmental engineering, forensic experts, criminologists in the field of environmental offenses, and specialists in the exploitation of landscape areas.

– Ecology and protection of biodiversity

– Protection and use of the landscape

– Forensic and forensic environmental science

Admission without entrance exams.

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

It is necessary to provide medical confirmation of suitability to study at the faculty.

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 03/31/2024, cost - 35 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 07/31/2024, cost - 35 euros

Technological
faculty

The faculty is focused on training specialists with a technical professional profile and competencies in the field of production and environmental technologies, safety precautions and production and technical management. This allows graduates to apply themselves in woodworking and forestry, in the field of operation and management, in science and research, in trade and marketing, as well as in engineering production conditions.

– Technology of production and management of production processes

– Production technology (Master’s and Doctoral studies)

Admission without entrance exams.

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 05/31/2024 (1st round), until 08/15/2024 (2nd round), cost - 40 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 07/31/2024, cost - 40 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 06/09/2024, cost - 40 euros

University
training program

The Technical University offers this curriculum, which is supported by specialized workspaces from several university faculties. This is a modern curriculum that combines several scientific areas and ensures the preparation of specialists for modern and future development of the economy and society.

– Economics and natural resource management

– Economics and management of the forestry complex (doctorate)

Admission without entrance exams.

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 03/31/2024, cost - 35 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 06/30/2024, cost - 35 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 05/31/2024, cost - 35 euros

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Slovakia, Kosice

Urgent matters:

+421 903 635 121 (WhatsApp)

+421 90 514 71 36 (Viber)

+421 951 936 196

Mon-Fri from 10:00 to 18:00