STRONG POSITION OF
SCIENCE AND RESEARCH
As in previous years, TUKE made effort to strengthen its position in science and research. The progress of research and development at our university was substantially supported with the Structural Funds resources allocated from the European Commission.
So far, 56 projects with a total budget of 196,5M€ have been implemented. The non-recurring grant exceeds 112,7M€. The share of TUKE in co-financing these projects amounts to 6M€, which equals to 5% co-financing.
PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR IN THE AREA OF TECHNOLOGIES
In 2015, Centre of Scientific and Technical Information, Slovak Academy of Sciences and the Union of Slovak Scientific and Technological Societies held the 18th annual competition - Scientist of Slovakia of the Year. Patronage over the event was taken over by the Slovak President H.E.Mr. Andrej Kiska.
Mr. Sergej Hloch (FVT) was awarded a special prize as the Personality of the Year in Technologies due to his implementation of research projects in an area of water-flow technology and personal contribution to interdisciplinary international scientific cooperation in an area of advanced manufacturing technologies.