Faculty of Technical Science, University of Novi Sad
The Faculty of Technical Sciences was established in Novi Sad, in May, 1960. It consists of 13 departments, 14 administrative services and 37 research centers. With over 16.000 students and 1.200 employees, covering the area of around 40.000 m2 divided into 7 buildings, the Faculty ranks among the largest and most developed faculties in the region. At the moment, Science-Technology Park is under construction and it will represent one of the most modern educational facilities in the sphere of technical sciences in Serbia. It will also stand as the largest building built in the last thirty years within the campus of University of Novi Sad.
Rapid response in generating new technologies and the need to renovate the existing ones as well as the intensive growth of the economy and the social sector, demand the corresponding development of research work, research-oriented faculty and the effective centers for transforming the knowledge into purposeful technologies. This presumes:
- Intensive development of knowledge
- High quality of the educational process
- Flexible curricula
- New, functional relationship faculty – enterprise
Consequently, the activities of the Faculty of Technical Sciences have been divided in the following manner:
- Research and development
- Cooperation with industry and community
As a result of continuous successful performance in all activities, the Faculty of Technical Sciences has been issued the certificates EN ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007 and is accredited as a research and scientific institution, which confirms the high quality of its work.
Finally, when it comes to cooperation with the industry, very supportive entrepreneurial environment at the Faculty, highly skilled employees, transfer and commercialization of knowledge at the Faculty resulted in creation of more than 110 SMEs. In addition to this, there are more than 300 business cooperation agreements signed not only with companies from Serbia and the region, but also with leading international firms.