General information

Companies, institutions in charge of public sector administration, non-profit organizations as well as individuals such as business people and entrepreneurs can collaborate with Tomas Bata University in Zlín in many areas.

The collaboration opportunities are varied, to be specified above all in the following fields: 

Cooperation with TBU Job Centre
  • services offered to companies with specific requirements for graduates
  • preparation of partner agreements
  • participation in the career opportunities fair - Business Days
  • offering job vacancies and internships to TBU students and graduates – access to
  • providing liaison between the business sphere and the University (organizing company presentations, workshops, etc.)
  • promoting companies at TBU (via posters, Facebook)

Collaboration in Education

  • Organization of professional training courses depending on the requirements of companies
  • Dealing with technical, technological, economic and other practical issues within Bachelor’s and Master’s theses
  • Organization of student traineeships and internships in companies and other institutions
  • Experts in practice participating in the tuition offered at TBU in Zlín
  • Collaboration in implementation of joint educational projects
  • Exchange of experience and knowledge through specialized seminars, workshops and conferences

Collaboration in R & D and Innovations

  • Services provided by the TBU Technology Park
  • Intellectual and industrial property protection
  • Transfer of knowledge, experience, know-how and technologies (Technology Transfer Centre )
  • Implementation of contract research according to the requirements of companies
  • Implementation of joint R & D and innovation projects
  • Dealing with technical, technological and other practical issues within PhD theses
  • Use of modern technological equipment
  • Professional consultancy services in the field of development of new products and technologies, optimization of technological processes, etc.


Collaboration of TBU with the Business Sphere thanks to the PERSPEKTIVA Project

PERSPEKTIVA project supports the development of cooperation between the academic and business sphere in the Zlín Region in order to achieve mutual purposes and strategic aims. It intends to enforce cooperation and encourage communication between the key companies and institutions of the Zlín Region in the sphere of education, science, economic development and innovations while offering benefits to the participating partners, companies and institutions in the region.

For information on the collaboration with particular faculties, please go here.
More information is available on the website


Conclusion of Licence Agreements – List of protected results of research and development:

  • Faculty of Technology
  • Faculty of Management and Economics
  • Faculty of Multimedia Communications
  • Faculty of Applied Informatics
  • Centre of Polymer Systems


Other Specialized Services

  • Expert reports, analyses and research in technological and socioeconomic fields according to the requirements of clients
  • Marketing and promotion
  • Product design
  • Enterprise and company strategies
  • Economic and organizational consultancy
  • Information systems
  • Other consultancy services

If you are interested in any of the above mentioned services please contact us:

Ing. Hana Záhorovská Tel.: +420 57 603 2224 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tomas Bata University in Zlín, nám. T. G. Masaryka 5555, 760 01 Zlín, Czech Republic