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Basic information about the Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences (FHPV)

The Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences (FHPV) of the University of Prešov in Prešov (PU) offers the training of specialists in the fields of biology, ecology, geography and applied geoinformatics at all three levels of study.

Traditionally, it offers training of students – future teachers in biology, ecology, physics, geography, mathematics, pedagogy and technology (combined with other subjects).

It is the only faculty of the PU with the engineering program physical engineering of progressive materials. A variety of offers is complemented also by the study fields of andragogy, education studies and social pedagogy.

The Faculty of Humanities and Natural Sciences has an excellent research infrastructure. Students have the opportunity to work with state-of-the-art devices in modern laboratories that are part of the Excellence Research Center, the Competence Center, and the University Science Park Technicom. These are the TOP technologies in the field of molecular genetics and biomedicine, extraction and analysis of biologically active substances, physical measurements of magnetic, thermal and electrical properties of solid materials at low temperatures, geographic information systems, remote Earth exploration and 3D modeling of the landscape, and principles of chip machining.

28 STUDY PROGRAMS
233 SPECIALIZED CLASSROOMS
128 STUDY COMBINATIONS
8 DIFFERENT DEGREES
10747 SUCCESSFUL GRADUATES

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The Faculty has an excellent research infrastructure. Students have the opportunity to work with first rate devices in modern laboratories.

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We offer a university library with a reading hall, sports clubs and sports units, study and research stays abroad, language courses in foreign countries, professional practices, excursions abroad.

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ACCESS

The University of Prešov is situated only 2 stops (http://dpmp.sk) from the railway station and the long-distance bus station in Prešov (4 minutes), and only 10 minutes walk from the Prešov-town railway station.

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The campus of the university is located in a quiet part of Prešov, near the river Torysa, about 10 minutes walk from the city center. Student dormitories of the University of Prešov are located in the immediate vicinity of the school.

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