Through grant programmes, we secure funding for the university in the range of hundreds of millions of Czech crowns.

We build new objects, renovate and modernize existing facilities, provide material base innovation (laboratory equipment, machinery and technology), support the principles of effective management, operate the quality assurance system in all university activities, popularize scientific activities, transfer knowledge to practice, take part in the formation and implementation of the university’s strategy, etc.

Construction and investment

The most important investment projects in recent years included the construction of the Center of Aquaculture and Biodiversity of Hydrocenoses CENAKVA in Vodňany, unique on a European scale. We have also supported extensive rejuvenation of the campus park, the construction of the new and modernization of the existing pavilions of the Faculty of Science, the Faculty of Agriculture and the Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, as well as the construction of the student club and the kindergarten and the renovation of the halls of residence. By 2020, we plan to carry out investment projects to build a simulation laboratory for non-medical disciplines at the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, modernize the Bobík university auditorium, and renovate selected classrooms across faculties to enable the implementation of new learning trends.

See our strategic projects.

Project support for the University

We design, collect, and develop ideas for the development of the university and its bodies. We convert the ideas into comprehensive project plans in order to obtain financial support; we provide comprehensive management of the realization of the university-wide projects of strategic importance, both in material and administrative-financial terms; and last but not least, we ensure the sustainability of completed strategic projects. and

For more details see Activities of the Department of Development and Project support for the university.

Strategy of the university

We participate in the coordination of activities related to the preparation of the Strategic Plan of the University and its annual implementation plans. We coordinate activities related to the preparation, submission, implementation, and evaluation of projects fulfilling the Institutional Plan of the University, including its compliance with the University Strategic Plan and its annual implementation plans.

Grants for aspiring scientists

The projects are aimed at finding placements for doctoral programme graduates, to further their career development, to develop new post-doctoral positions at the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice and to further cooperation with foreign institutions.

Additional activities

Project Science Zoom – popularization of science and research
Professional seminars and workshops
Development of nature trails

Strategy leading to the acquisition of HR Award

We participate in the coordination of activities related to HR Awards, awarded by the European Commission to research institutions that implement the HRS4R strategy (The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers).

See the HR Award - HRS4R section

You might also be interested in

  • Annual Activity Report of the Department for Development - 2016
  • Visions and Values of the Department for Development


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