The Technical University of Liberec, TUL, is a dynamic university of a medium size that offers joined forms of technical and university education. Within six faculties and a university institute it offers a wide choice of study programmes in technical and scientific disciplines, humanities as well as artistic and interdisciplinary study branches. The institution expert teams work in well-equipped laboratories and encourage students to take part in research projects.
Founded in 1953, the Technical University of Liberec was called the Institute of Mechanical Engineering in Liberec. Today it is a modern institution which grew from two initial faculties.
Based in a northern region famed for textile, chemical, glass, mining and automotive industries, TUL has focused much of its strategy around these areas making strong links with local companies and industries, particularly car manufacturers.