Computer Engineering

Počítačové inžinierstvo predstavuje študijný program, ktorý priamo reaguje na dopyt a požiadavky dnešnej doby. Študenti získajú nielen teoretické poznatky, ktoré potrebujú na pochopenie princípov návrhu elektronických zariadení, spracovania signálov a programovania, ale majú možnosť si získané vedomosti už počas štúdia prakticky overiť. Oblasť svojho záujmu môžu ešte podporiť voľbou vhodných voliteľných predmetov, a tak získajú dostatok vedomostí pre riešenie konkrétnych problémov praxe - počnúc návrhom rôznych robotov, aplikácií pre smart zariadenia, až po tvorbu komplexných systémov pre riadenie procesov. Počítačoví inžinieri majú možnosť získať celosvetovo uznávané certifikáty (CISCO CCNA, CompTIA+,...), absolvovať rôzne stáže a študijné pobyty alebo sa zúčastňovať rôznych medzinárodných súťaží.

Prospects of graduates

In the Bachelor study program Computer Engineering, the faculty provides complete university education of the first level in the area of computer Engineering based on obtaining a wide range of theoretical knowledge in the area of mathematics, physics, electronics, measurement, logical systems, computer and computer network architecture, general informatics, programming and operating systems. The graduate is either ready to continue in Engineer study or after its completion in Doctoral study, or to enter into practical professional life where he can find prospects mainly in designing computer systems and networks, development of numeric systems, systems of programming and operation and managing of computer systems. He is ready to solve tasks related to realization of numerical systems on the microcomputer basis and programmable customer circuits, which enables him to work as a designer, constructor, or technologist in the process of development and production of controlling, measuring and diagnostic systems, and as a member of a work team for design and implementation of extensive computer, communication and control systems.

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Conditions of admission

High school graduates are admitted on the basis of entrance exam results in order of total number of received points, until the capacity of the faculty is filled. The entrance exams evaluate in the form of a test not only the knowledge in the extent of grammar school curriculum, but also the ability of general logical thinking.

Applicant interested in admission to multiple study programmes shall mark the order of preference in the application. In the case of successful completion of entrance exams, the applicant will be admitted according to the preference to that study program, the requirements of which will the applicant fulfill. In all study programmes, the applicant may mark the order of preference of specific workplaces (Zilina, Prievidza) on the application.

The process of entrance exam

After closure of applications, the faculty will send an invitation for entrance exams the applicants, which in addition to detailed information on the process of entrance exam contains also the applicant's ID code and the number of room in which will the exam be performed. After the registration and verification of fulfillment of condition according to the provision of § 56 section 1 of the Act, will the applicant take the math test in the time limit of 180 minutes. After finishing, the tests are scanned, automatically evaluated and the results are published on the website  already on the day of the entrance exam. Applicant will gain access to his results after entering his surname and his ID code. After the closure of the admission procedure, in addition to the results the applicant will have also have access to the complete test assignments with marked correct answers. Written decision regarding the outcome of the entrance exam will be sent by the dean's office in 14 days after the date of the entrance exams.

Conditions for international students

Applicants from the EU countries are admitted and are studying under the same conditions as Slovak students. Foreign applicants are admitted under the respective inter-governmental agreements or at own expenses. In case of applicants who do not actively speak Slovak or Czech, a successful completion of language training at the ZU in Zilina is required.

Without entrance examinations

Conditions of admission without the entrance exam

Graduates of all high schools, who were a successful solvers of mathematical (MO), physics (PO) or informatics (IO) Olympiad in district (regional), republic, or a higher round, providing that they passed the high school leaving exams in the subject "mathematics". Graduates of all high schools, who during their study participated in the national round of CISCO network academy and placed among the top five contestants in the UNI or PT category. Graduates of all high schools, who in the current academic year completed the part-time part of the leaving exam in mathematics and received percentile of at least 60, or in the past academic years completed the part-time part in mathematics form A with percentile at least 60.

Coordinator for students with specific needs

Ing. Michal Žarnay, tel.: 041/513 4205, e-mail:

General information on the admission exam

study on the faculty including the possibility of completing one of its parts in higher grades abroad requires the applicants to know at least one of the world languages in minimal extent of grammar school study material

the faculty does not require a confirmation of health ability for university study and performance of profession in the chosen study programme and accepts applications form without the a confirmation of health ability

certificate of payment must be sent to the address of the faculty along with the application (payment slip shall be pasted on the third page of study application)

for the sake of increasing awareness of possibilities, contents and method of study the faculty organizes in the month of February so-called "Open day", which will take place on the day of February 12, 2010 in the VD building (room VD1) from 10 am to 11 am. 0 meeting with faculty management and from 11.00 to 12.30 p.m. in the FRI building - presentation of departments. Further information at

if a prospective applicant wants to participate in entrance exams of multiple UZ faculties, it;s required to submit individual application for each faculty along with payment of corresponding fee, study fees are determined according to the provisions of § 92 of the Act.

Form of entrance exam



Na prijímacích skúškach sa formou testu overia nielen znalosti v rozsahu gymnaziálneho učiva z matematiky, ale i schopnosti všeobecného logického myslenia.

  • Apply the application for study


  • Performance of the entrance exam

    08.07.2021 - 08.07.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted

  • doklad o zaplatení poplatku za prijímacie konanie (electronic form)

Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 450 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 20 €
E-application form: 20 €

Billing information

Bank: State Treasury

Account: 7000269909/8180

VS: 1053 CS: 0308

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Detail of the study program


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