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News Archive

URBAN SOS: Let’s play a game! – The multiplier event at the Faculty of Social Studies

Ms Samira Shadid and Mr Jeroen Gradener from the University of Applied Sciences of Amsterdam (Department of Social Work) visited the Faculty of Social Studies of University of Ostrava to introduce the URBAN SOS game to the staff members and students.

The Beskydy are forever the first mountains I have ever seen in my life

My name is Ira and I’m from Ukraine. I'm 19 years old. I’m in my second year of university studies, and for the whole semester I have had the opportunity to study in the Czech Republic as an Erasmus student within the Erasmus Credit mobility project KA107/ 2019.

University of Ostrava, Faculty of Social Studies in cooperation with four other V4-country universities successfully implemented the research project “Values Building in Social Work Education”

The project outputs were produced with a financial support of the International Visegrad Fund.

Student from Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University on a studying stay at Faculty of Social Studies

My Erasmus+ credit mobility semester at the University of Ostrava was the most exciting experience in my life.

Partners from Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University (BGKU) on a teaching stay at Faculty of Social Studies

From 6–10 December 2021, after a long break, we welcomed in person professors from our partner Boris Grinchenko University in Kiev: Olha Shved, Tetiana Liakh, Tetiana Spirina, Roman Pavliuk and Vadym Liutyi.

Spring School 2021 has attracted participants from 3 continents

The 14th International Spring School of Social Work organised by ERIS was held after 1 year gap from 28–30 April 2021 for the first time online due to COVID-19 pandemic situation.

Important information about university measures to avoid spread of coronavirus COVID-19

Emergency telephone line for international students +420 739 594 408 is available from 8:00 to 18:00.

Ande Nesmith: I hope the University of Ostrava will host as many of us as possible

Interview with Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Ande Nesmith, about research in social work and differences between Czechia and Minnesota, USA.

Grateful for Experience

My name is Maxim Kargapoltsev and I come from Russia, the city of Chelyabinsk.

International Conference European Dimension in Social Work Education and Practice

Important event at the occasion of the centenary celebrations of social work education in the Czech Republic.

University of Ostrava ranks top 30th within the new EU countries

The University of Ostrava succeeds in the Times Higher Education New Europe 2018 ranking.

Night of Scientists 2017 at the Faculty of Social Studies

At this year’s Night of Scientists, the Faculty of Social Studies offered three locations to the public; at the Faculty of Medicine, Dolní Vítkovice and the “Scientific Bus” connecting these two places.

Record number of international students

Studying at Faculty of Social Studies in 2017/2018.

First graduates of follow-up master’s degree ‘Coordination of rehabilitation and long-term health and social care’

In the 2016/2017 academic year, the first graduates of the follow-up master’s degree ‘Coordination of rehabilitation and long-term health and social care’ (in the study programme Health and Social Care) completed their studies at the Faculty of Social Studies.

SOWOSEC – Social Work and Social Economy programme – cooperation of European social work universities

Joint Degree cooperation of European social work universities.

Zebra "adopted" by Faculty of Social Studies

Student group for hot social issues.

Rapid Re-Housing: social support model developed by Ostrava’s researchers was awarded European FEANTSA Prize

Researchers from the Faculty of Social Studies of the University of Ostrava (FSS UO) have prepared a model of so called ‘rapid re-housing’ for the city of Brno. The model is supposed to solve the problem of homelessness and other related issues, such as criminality. They have received RegioStar Award, awarded by the European Committee and FEANTSA – the European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless.

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