Major faculty sport event in 2019 - with participation of 18 teams. Weather conditions for run were excellent, posts were very good encrypted, beer refreshment secured, and logical tasks verified knowledge of participants. Task at final post was really challenge for several teams. We congratulate to winners, they gained everlasting glory. We congratulate to all teams, they were excellent too. Of course, we would like to express our thanks for organizers and volunteers at posts.
Faculty of Management Sciences and Informatics, University of Žilina, informs that admission procedure for PhD. study for academic year 2019/20 was started.
You can apply for PhD. study in following study programs with thesis offered in English:
- Applied Informatics,
- Intelligent Information Systems.
Effective discovery of accurate and interpretable fuzzy rules in data - tutor: Jan Bohacik
Selection of data from large databases for machine learning algorithms - tutor: Jan Bohacik
Transformation of medical data for fuzzy data mining - tutor: Jan Bohacik
Detection of phishing web pages - tutor: Jan Bohacik
Topics offered in the frame of Collaborative Doctoral Partnership with Joint Research Centre (JRC - European Comission):
Assessment of innovative solutions for the European electricity market - tutor: Lubos Buzna
Application deadline: 31 May 2019
The date of the admission procedure: 24-25 June 2019
The electronic application form can be found at: https://vzdelavanie.uniza.sk/prijimacky
For more information about offered theses and application process contact Mrs. Dana Krsakova - Dana.Krsakova (a) fri.uniza.sk
Students of our faculty decided about winner of our photo contest of Erasmus+ outgoing students. Photos received 1020 likes. We congratulate to winners. We thank to all participants. "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page." Saint Augustine
1. place – 160 likes
Viktor Tešlár, Reindeer Riding, University of Vaasa, Vaasa, Finland
2. place – 151 likes
Slavomíra Kureková, Aurora, University of Vaasa, Vaasa, Finland
2. place – 151 likes
Filip Jančovič, "After three months, I finally found him and went straight to the sunset ... Hill in Finland." University of Vaasa, Vaasa, Finland
3. place – 73 likes
Lenka Jánošová, "One of the best experiences - the Benagil Sea Cave, where we fell on a paddleboard", University of Porto, Algarve, Portugal
On March 4, 2019, the University of Žilina signed a major partnership agreement between UNIZA and the European Commission Joint Research Center (JRC) in the field of joint doctoral studies in modeling in transport and energy. As part of this partnership, PhD students will be jointly led by UNIZA and JRC tutors and will have the opportunity to take part or all of their doctoral studies at the JRC.
At the Faculty of Management Science and Informatics UNIZA, in the framework of this partnership, we are offering the first PhD study topic in the 2019/2020 academic year: Evaluating Innovative Solutions for the European Electricity Market. The tutor of this topic is Assoc. Prof. Lubos Buzna or more information on the call and the topic, see the information leaflet and the faculty website.
Deadline for applications submission is 31 May 2019.
We are starting new round of contest of pictures made by our Erasmus+ outgoing students. Vote for your favorite picture. Give a like on Facebook - till April 26th 2019 @FRIuniza.
We warmly congratulate our colleague Dr. Marek Moravčík from Department of Info-Comm Networks. He was awarded by Cisco Networking Academy in year 2018 as in category Instructor Excellence Award Advanced. In this category, there are the best of 25% instructors of Cisco Networking Academy from all the world.
We are glad that we have two invited teachers at our faculty. Colleagues are from TU Dresden, "Friedrich List" Faculty of Transport and Traffic Sciences. We would like to invite you for their lectures on Thursday 04.04.2019. See more information in attached posters.
We opened the fourth volume of favorite IT camp for high school pupils. "Spring school of programming" has 130 participants from high school located in different places in Slovakia. This IT camp is oriented to IoT, A.I. and solar energy application in automotive. Clever participants are from 45 high schools from 30 Slovak towns and 26 districts.
Show us the best moment of your Erasmus Life in Žilina and maybe win a prize! Just by sending a picture via Mail, read on!
How to take part:
You've spent at least two months in Žilina. Time enough to already have made some great experiences that you hopefully caught on picture.
Now, send us your nicest, funniest or simply best picture of your Erasmus stay in Žilina until the 15th of March via mail (Peter.Marton@fri.uniza.sk; by sending us your photos you give us the rights to publish them!).
- Everybody can only send 1 picture
- Maximum 5 people are allowed to be on that photo.
- Write at least one sentence as a description and don't forget to mention your name and nationality.
On the 18th of April, we'll post the pictures in a photo album on our FB page and everybody can vote by "liking". After twelve days (on the 30th), winners will be declared (most likes wins).
1. Prize: 30€ Amazon Gift Card
2. Prize: 20€ Amazon Gift Card
3. Prize: 15€ Amazon Gift Card
Note: To make the photos into posters the quality should be good enough of course.
We are glad that we can again offer to our students interesting lectures of Mr. Jorma Imppola from Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences, Finland. Mr. Imppola is traditional hosting teacher. Cooperation between the University of Žilina and the Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences has long tradition, near 20 years. Mr. Imppola will teach at the Faculty of Management Science and Informatics (FRI UNIZA) and the Faculty of Operation and Economics of Transport and Communications.
Program of his lectures and exercises at FRI UNIZA:
26.02.2019 - RC009 - 12:00 h - lecture in frame of the Innovation Management course
27.02.2019 - RC009 - 13:00 h - lecture in frame of the Sociology course
04.03.2019 - RA009 - 09:00 h - RA320 - 16:00 h - exercises in frame of the Innovation management course
06.03.2019 - RC009 - 13:00 h - lecture in frame of the Sociology course