The city of Brno is lying in the centre of Europe at the crossroads of ancient trade routes joining the North and South European civilizations for centuries. Brno is second largest city in the Czech Republic with a population of over 370,000 inhabitants with a great number of university students, the metropolis of the Moravian region situated by the Prague–Bratislava highway and within easy reach to Vienna. In centre you may find cultural life in the region – 10 theatres, Brno Philharmonic Orchestra, the Brno Museum, Moravian Museum, Moravian Gallery in Brno, 2 cinema multiplexes, Moravian Library, many historical monuments (the Spilberk Castle, St.Peter's Cathedral, Tugendhat Villa, Old Town Hall, Brno underground, etc.) and great number of nearby places of interest – Austerlitz, Veverí Castle, Pernštejn Castle, Lednice Chateau, Moravian Karst with caves, Pálava natural landmarks,...
How to get to Brno
The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering is one of the faculties of the Brno University of Technology located in the campus Pod Palackého vrchem. In the same area there are dormitories, refectories, sports facilities and the Czech Technology Park. The campus is easily reached by the public transport from train station, bus stations and Brno – Tuřany airport.
Accommodation in Brno
Detailed information about the halls of residence and the dining services available at Brno University of Technology can be found here: www.kam.vutbr.cz/english