Technická univerzita v Košiciach
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How, by when and for how much can you apply?

Applications are submitted electronically here:
» e-application

The deadline for submitting applications for the academic year 2021/2022 is not the same for all faculties, but you will manage to navigate through the deadlines very quickly in this overview:
» Admission procedure to TUKE faculties in academic year 2021/2022

The full step by step instructions on how to submit an application can be downloaded here:
» Instructions on submitting e-applications

The fees associated with submitting the application, admission interviews and the study itself can be found in this TUKE Rector’s Directive:
» Tuition fees and fees related to study in academic year 2021/2022

Applicants with special needs who are unable to undergo a standard admission procedure can contact the TUKE Access Centre:
» Access Centre

What are the conditions for admission to individual faculties?

Faculty of Mining, Ecology, Process Control and Geotechnologies FBERG

  • There are no entrance exams.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades.
  • You can get additional points for your participation in knowledge contests.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 650.

Faculty of Materials, Metallurgy and Recycling

  • There are no entrance exams.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 680.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

  • There are no entrance exams.
  • If you want to study here, the condition is a proper completion of high school.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 650.

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics

  • There are no entrance exams.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades for the last 3 years together with your maths exam results on your high school diploma.
  • You can get additional points according to the type of high school you studied at, as well as for your participation in knowledge contests.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 870.

Faculty of Civil Engineering

  • There are no entrance exams.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades together with the average of maths grades.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 185.

Faculty of Economics

  • Entrance exams are held in mathematics and will take place on 9 June 2021.
  • In addition to the results of the entrance exams, we will take into consideration your overall average of high school grades together with your maths exam results on your high school diploma.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 360.

Faculty of Manufacturing Technologies

  • There are no entrance exams at the faculty.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades together with the exam results on your high school diploma.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 360.

Faculty of Arts

  • Entrance exams for individual study programs are held on the following dates:
    Architecture and Urbanism: January
    Design: January
    Free Fine Arts: February
  • In addition to the results of the entrance exams, we will take into consideration your overall average of high school grades.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 55.

Faculty of Aeronautics

  • There are no entrance exams at the faculty.
  • If you want to study here, we will take into consideration only your overall average of high school grades together with your maths exam results on your high school diploma.
  • You can get additional points according to the type of high school you studied at, as well as for your participation in knowledge contests.
  • A specific condition for admission is a special aviation medical certificate.
  • The maximum number of admitted first-year students in the academic year 2021/2022 is 300.

What accommodation and catering options does TUKE provide?

Catering for TUKE students is provided by 3 student canteens where you can have breakfast, lunch, or dinner all week long. There are also six bistros, Libresso – café and confectionery services with refreshments, Bar V club – cultural and social centre and a sandwich bar. You can find these facilities directly on the TUKE campus or in university dormitories. In addition, on the university campus there are several snack bars with refreshments at reasonable pricesy.

In terms of accommodation, TUKE can accommodate almost 4,500 students in its five dormitories. The premises with the largest capacity can be found at Jedlíkova Street, which with its 3,000 inhabitants has the character of small-town district. In addition to sleeping, you can also eat there, do sports, have fun and enjoy cultural events. Across the street there is the largest shopping centre in Košice, so you also have a cinema and all kinds of shops at your fingertips. The other two smaller dormitories are in the broader city centre directly on the TUKE campus, and this is also their biggest advantage. The university is only a few meters away and you can get to the centre on foot in a few minutes. There are also two student dormitories in Prešov. The complete list of TUKE dormitories with a more detailed description can be found here:
» Accommodation and catering

I am not from Košice, where I can find basic practical information?

Košice is a great choice for a place to spend the most beautiful student years of life. The rich history, culture, dynamically developing business environment, sports opportunities, and beautiful surrounding nature in the case of Košice are not just empty phrases. If you want to get to know Košice and get practical info on life in the city, good sources of information are sites such as:
» City of Košice
» Košice Self-governing Region
» Visit Košice
» Košice Region Turizmus
» K13 – Košice Culture Centers
» Creative Industry Košice
» Kosice IT Valley
» Transport Company of the City of Košice /DPMK/
» Coronavirus Košice

How can I get involved in studying abroad at TUKE?

Each of the faculties provides opportunities to complete part of the study outside Slovakia. Cooperation with partner universities, student organizations and exchange programs is extremely intensive and popular at TUKE.
Our mobility partnership programs and the organizations we work with: ERASMUS, ERASMUS+, SAIA, CEEPUS, SAAIC, IAESTE, BEST a i.

What does extracurricular student life at TUKE look like?

Well, this is a big topic. Where to start? Let’s start with sports. TUKE manages an athletic stadium, 8 gyms, baseball field, squash and tennis courts; the university also offers football, basketball, floorball, water polo, softball, and if you prefer individual challenges, there is also athletics, yoga, artificial wall climbing, or even yachting, and there are two sports clubs at TUKE: Akademik and Slávia.

It terms of cultural activities, the Collegium Technicum choir as well as folklore ensembles Jahodná and Borievka have been active at TUKE for years, and even the University Symphony Orchestra is being developed here. We publish the university magazine HALÓ TU and you can also tune in to the student Radio 9 or TV.