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First technical department opened at the University of South Bohemia

The grand opening on 13 October 2014 was attended by Minister of Industry and Trade Jan Mládek and CzechInvest CEO Ondřej Votruba.


The Department of Mechatronics at the University of South Bohemia offers students education combining electronics, electrical engineering, computer technology, informatics and mechanical engineering. According to Ondřej Votruba, this new, purely technical department will make the region of South Bohemia far more attractive for investors. He also reiterated that support for the local skilled workforce and cooperation between investors and universities are among CzechInvest’s priorities.