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The best Czech triathlete, Radim Grebík, is an engine driver. This student of the Faculty of Transport Engineering decided to swap swimming, cycling and running for the railway, which he had dreamed of since he was a little boy.   You have been called the best Czech triathlete, yet you decided to leave the sport behind. Why? I got into elite sports a few years ago by accident. Now, I'm at a certain level where I realise it's not my place. The best athletes think...
A stoker assisted by an interpreter. What may be unique in the world is the daily bread and butter for Ladislav Crha, a graduate of the Faculty of Transport Engineering, who operates a locomotive boiler at a narrow-gauge railway in Zittau. He is overcoming the language barrier fast. Do you usually travel by train, other than at work? I do. It was only last year that I bought my first car. I have been working as an engine driver for 15 years, and I have always used a train to...
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Dear students, dear colleagues, This week we are starting the new academic year 2022/2023 at most faculties. I would like to welcome you all to the University. I am pleased to acknowledge the commitment of all the university staff, which leads to students being interested in one of the study programmes we offer in the strong competition from other universities. I would like to wish all students another interesting and inspiring year at the University. I believe that the time spent...
Faculty of Transport Engeneering has received accreditation for the two-year follow-up Master's degree programmes Rail Vehicles and Transport Operations Management taught in English. This study program will start in the academic year 2023/2024. Rail Vehicles: Rail Vehicles | Faculty of Transport Engineering (upce.cz) Transport Operations Management: Transport Operations Management | Faculty of Transport Engineering (upce.cz)
Throughout the spring and summer, we invite you to events prepared and organized by our students. There will be singing, playing and dancing, as well as poetry, an exhibition and even a suburban camp. Put the dates in your diary and join us for cultural events in Pardubice! Support student ideas and come to the events 4 – 30 April 2022 Dance Workshops in Polabiny 20 April 2022 Pardubice Ball in the Pardubice Palace 7 May 2022 Pardubice Rock-Pop-Rock in Žlutý Pes...
The management of the University of Pardubice is concerned about the current situation in Ukraine.   The management of the University and all the deans of its seven faculties support the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine in accordance with the Charter of the United Nations. “The escalation of tensions on the Ukrainian-Russian border is more than disturbing. The values of democracy must be respected, as must be the principles of the UN Charter. At the...
The management of the University of Pardubice denounces the unprecedented Russian invasion that shows no respect for the principles of democracy and fundamental values of the European Union in the 21st century. The University of Pardubice will support its students from Ukraine both symbolically and specifically. In protest against this military aggression, it has also decided to terminate the cooperation agreements with Russian universities. The University of Pardubice will terminate...
Rector's statement 03. 03. 2022
In the shadow of the war in Ukraine, young people across continents are studying at the University of Pardubice. We support our students in their studies and activities and appreciate that they have chosen our university for their future personal development. At this time, I would like to ask all students, teachers, and academics, regardless of their nationality, to respect our country's democratic values and attitude towards this war conflict. I also ask everyone to maintain such a...