With its excellent research outcomes, international recognition, and over hundred-year tradition, Brno University of Technology (BUT) is one of the leading teaching and research universities in central Europe. Its programmes cover not only engineering but also fields of natural science, arts, IT and economics, with a strong interdisciplinary emphasis and close connection with the industrial sphere. With its state-of-the-art research facilities and academic excellence, BUT has a distinguished reputation among students and professionals.With its 19 thousand students and 8 faculties, BUT is the nation's largest technical university. Established in 1899 by Emperor Franz Joseph I, Brno University of Technology (BUT) is the Brno city oldest university.About Brno CityConveniently situated close to three capitals - Prague, Bratislava and Vienna, Brno, the second largest city in the Czech Republic, is known as a centre of science, research, innovations and startup hub. With more than 20 % of its population being students of six public universities, Brno is often dubbed "a city with student spirit". Its citizens as well as visitors are offered numerous cultural, sports and leisure activities. Brno City is among top student cities in the world according to QS Best Student Cities Index.Learn more!