- Full name: Matej Bel University
- website: https://www.umb.sk/en/
The university offers a range of university education opportunities in 444 study programmes at all three levels for almost 6987students. It has six faculties, five of them focus on SSH (socio-economic sciences, humanities, educational sciences, political sciences and law); one faculty is natural science oriented. In recent years a multidisciplinary approach and interfaculty collaboration have been
strengthened. Internationalisation of research is an essential element of most research projects. Research priorities at the MBU have been defined on the basis of the MBU Action Plan 2015-2020 as well as on national research priorities and Horizon 2020.
Research at the university is focused on social, political, economic and natural sciences as well as pedagogical sciences. The university offers a wide scale of study programs for teaching training in most subjects. Focus is on connecting science and research outputs with innovative teaching and learning materials.