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The University of South Bohemia has taken for the first time a place in the international ranking of the top universities THE World University Rankings (THE). Among other Czech universities, USB reached 5th place and globally a shared place 801. – 1000.
On Thursday 5th September at 2 pm was held the closing ceremony of the 28th annual of the Summer School of Slavonic Studies, that is organised by the Faculty of Arts USB.
On Sunday 25th August 2019 started in České Budějovice the largest national conference of biologists that experiment with plants. International meeting „Plant Biology CS 2019“ is organized by biologists from the Faculty of Science at the joint campus of the University of South Bohemia and the Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic in Branišovská street, it will last 6 days and nearly 300 scientists and students from all over the world are going to participate. The specialists will devote to topics such as genetical manipulations, adaptation of plants to global changes, crop genomics or plant biotechnology. The whole conference will be accompanied by the commemoration of Jaroslav Kerles, significant south bohemian artist and illustrator whose cartoons are very often connected with nature.
On Monday 19th August 2019 was at the Faculty of Arts USB opened the 28th annual of the Summer School of Slavonic Studies (SSSS). Almost fifty foreigners from 12 countries came this year. They would like to learn and improve their Czech language. The courses level range from beginners to advanced users of the Czech language and they are designed not only for students but for all those from the general public who are interested.
The certificate HR AWARD (HR Excellence in Research Award) is granted by the European Commission to research institutions that foster and develop international and transparent work environment. The University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice (USB) received the HR AWARD certification on 22nd July 2019.
The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences of South Bohemian University organized from 19th till 22nd June a large international conference of the European Transcultural Nursing Association (ETNA), which is a very prestigious event that takes place once in two years.
Mark Anthony Small, J. D., Ph. D received the honorary doctorate at a ceremonial session of the Academic Council of the South Bohemian University, held on Thursday 13th June 2019 at the Town Hall of České Budějovice.
On Friday 14th June 2019 the University of South Bohemia and the Philosophical Faculty of USB received an important international visit, the Ambassador of Mexico J.E. Rosaura Leonora Rueda Gutierrez. She has visited the university for the second time within a short period.
On Thursday 6th June 2019 the University of South Bohemia and the Faculty of Science received an important international visit, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in the Czech Republic H.E. Robert Kvile with his wife and Terje B. Englund, Communications & EEA Adviser at Royal Norwegian Embassy.