ŠKODA AUTO UNIVERSITY
ŠKODA AUTO University was established in 2000 and it is the only university in the Czech Republic founded by a large multinational corporation. The college has its base in Mladá Boleslav, while selected specialization are also offered in its branch office in Prague. Students graduate with a Bachelor’s degree including a compulsory semester work-practice in production plants in the Czech Republic and abroad, and can take advantage of scholarship programs as well as an extensive choice of courses at partner universities around the world. In 2012 ŠKODA AUTO University become a research organization, registered with the Czech Government Council for Research, Development and Innovation.
Since 2017, ŠKODA AUTO University has helped to improve the quality of higher education at universities in Vietnam and China as part of the Joint Enterprise University Learning programme. In 2018, a project designed by a team of academics from the Department of Logistics and Automotive Technology in cooperation with Dynamic Future s.r.o. was successfully granted 3.5 million CZK. This success allowed them to take part in a unique application for logistics planning. ŠKODA AUTO University is also involved in projects with an international reach, the biggest advantage for students being the compulsory practice which can take place in foreigncompanies. ThegreatestgoaloftheUniversityis to have succesfull graduates who, thanks to the practical focus of the University, have no problem to find jobs corresponding with their skills and knowledge. In 2018 the University also started a new MBA programme called “Global Management in Automotive Industry”.
FOR THE PUBLIC
- Open days, Sample lessons Training courses for the public, SIC LAB, SIC LAB ŠKODA AUTO University
- Consulting-training workshop for all, who want to, validate their ideas in practice
- Student festival „Majáles“ in Mladá Boleslav.