There are three universities in Ostrava: VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava, University of Ostrava and College of Entrepreneurship and Law; together they have nearly 28,000 students.
Students can make use of facilities on university campuses, among which the one of the Technical University is the most comprehensive; it is the only one in the Czech Republic that has its own observatory and planetarium. In the picture: graduation of the first doctors at the University of Ostrava last year.
VŠB-TUO: 7 faculties, nearly 16,700 students
University of Ostrava: 6 faculties, nearly 9,400 students
College of Entrepreneurship and Law: 1,855 students