Automotive engineering

Prospects of graduates

The graduate of the professionally oriented bachelor's study program "Automotive Engineering" is able to think analytically and critically re-evaluate the current state of science and technology, is able to creatively search for and find solutions to professional problems of industrial practice. He masters modern information and communication technologies and can use them appropriately in his practice, has basic managerial, economic, legal, ecological and ethical awareness and can apply it in the performance of the profession. During the 4-year professionally oriented study, the graduate will gain a general overview of automotive technology, extended by practical skills and experience, realized by professional practice in a real business environment.
In addition to mastering the basics of general technical subjects, the graduate is able to solve design, technological and operational problems of machinery and systems, gains knowledge from quality assessment and testing in transport technology and compliance with legislative requirements for products. He is able to assess the quality of work and products, he is prepared for the line manager in the above areas.
A broad base of theoretical and professional subjects with the strengthening of professional skills gives the graduate of a four-year study variability in application in practice, especially in the field of transport technology. Graduates are able to work as members of development teams, can independently solve technical problems and are ready to continue their own professional growth.

The knowledge acquired during the study is focused on industrial technical practice, especially real practice in the automotive industry at home and abroad. In professional practice, theoretical knowledge is transformed into practical skills, where they are subsequently formed into the ability to solve tasks and assignments of practical life.
Based on the requirements of production organizations in the automotive industry, graduates are ready to manage immediate employment in terms of acquired knowledge and skills at all levels of production organizations. Graduates are fully prepared to work in the production of technical materials, their technological processing into semi-finished products and products, technical preparation and production management, as well as in testing and quality control, or as experts in design offices in the automotive industry. The knowledge of graduates also prepares them to lead smaller specialized operational technical teams, where independent operational decision-making is required.

Information on the employment of graduates

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Conditions of admission

Completed secondary or secondary vocational education.

Additional information

Applicants will be admitted without entrance examinations on the basis of a selection procedure according to the results of completed secondary education and after all the requirements have been met.

Conditions for international students

Admission criteria apply to both international and Slovak students.

Conditions of admission without the entrance exam

The admission procedure will be in the form of a selection procedure based on the results during studies at the secondary school and the school-leaving examination from the secondary school as well as professional activities from the secondary school.

Coordinator for students with specific needs

Ing. Beáta Kopiláková, PhD., tel.: 032/7400231, e-mail:
Ing. Katarína Žitňanská, tel.: 032/7400270, e-mail:

General information on the admission exam

There is no entrance examination, students will be admitted according to their previous study results.
It is advisable to fill the application electronically via After submitting, the application form does not need to be printed and mailed by post. Applicants must only send compulsory annexes to the Faculty Study Department:
• A copy of the school-leaving exam certificate attested by a notary or register office.
• This year's graduates are required to submit a notary attested copy of school-leaving exam certificate upon its receipt, no later than on the date of enrolment.
• A certificate of recognition of the secondary education awarded by foreign secondary schools is required to be submitted no later than on the date of enrolment. (Certificates issued in the Czech Republic are automatically considered as equivalent, i.e. no further action is required)

• When a sign „uložená“ / „saved“ is displayed on the screen, an e-application form is saved in the Academic Information System.
• In case the admission fee is not paid in the e-application form by 8 days from the e-application form in the status of "preklopená", the receipt of payment should be sent to:
• No decision on admission to study will be mailed to those who failed to pay the application fee.
• The admission procedure to start, applicants shall send their application for study by the deadline given. The faculty does not inform applicants on receiving their applications. Applicants have to check themselves whether their applications were registered in the Academic Information System (AIS); e-application status shall be „preklopená“.
• The Dean of the Faculty of Social and Economic Relations shall appoint a board for the admission procedure, consisting of a chairman and its members. The commission shall check whether all the requirements related to study are met.
• The dean shall decide on the admission to study based on the recommendations by the board members.
• Unsuccessful applicants may submit an application to review the decision on the admission to the dean within eight days from its delivery.
• Applicants who received a decision on admission are required to enrol to the program of study as instructed in writing.

Form of entrance exam

No entrance examination

  • Apply the application for study

    01.01.2021 - 30.09.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted

Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 600 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 25 €
E-application form: 25 €

Billing information

Payment details for the application:
Admission fee: 25 €
Bank: Štátna pokladnica
Account IBAN: SK1381800000007000065375
Variable symbol: 10302
Specific symbol: ID number of the candidate
information to recipient: Name and surname of the applicant

Invoicing data for the payment of the fee for the admission procedure will be generated automatically by the system after submitting the e-application, which you can find at
In the event that the fee for the admission procedure is not registered in the e-application within 8 days of payment, the applicant will send a document to verify the payment made to the head of the accounting office by e-mail:

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Detail of the study program


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Last update: 30.06.2021 15:56

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