Have you ever thought of using your potential for a smarter  Brno or Bratislava?

An inter-university student competition is a unique opportunity for students, who want to try practicing while studying.

You can also join-in and work on a project in the team with the biggest brains among your peers, throughout the academic year.

Plus if you are good enough to be a champion, you can also look forward to a generous financial reward.

6 teams2 topics1 semestr4 universities40 000 CZK or 1400 €

Competition

MUNISS is a student competition where students from different fields, universities and cities meet to work on studies focusing on the development of Brno or Bratislava, stretched over time of the spring term. The competition is open to all students from Masaryk University, University of Technology, Mendel University in Brno. And to students from the Slovak Technical University in Bratislava. Any study field is welcome. The main partners for the international student competition are the Brno and Bratislava City Municipality, which follow the evolving projects closely. If a study looks good enough to them, they will give it a green stamp and maybe your project will up and running. Maybe even city of Vienna and students from TU Wien will join.

At the beginning, there is "I’ll sign up" and at the end, there is you with plenty of experience and achievements you can be proud of. You’ll learn what it’s like to work with a team of smart people on a project that can really help. Then, if you remember to include it in your CV, employers will be fighting to employ you. Also, the winning team for each topic is rewarded with a prize of around 40,000 CZK, i.e. 1,400 €, the team placed second can get about half that sum.

Reference for the best
Professional consultations
Team achievements
Experienced lecturers
Practice

What topic will you work on?

Topic for Brno

In general, the main point will be to search for ways how to get more living space into the city. There will be given cases to tackle. This topic will be prepared for the Statutory City of Brno under the guidance of a lecturer from one of the local universities.

Topic of Bratislava

It concerns a proposal for time development and change of the city of Bratislava according to the Smart City approach. This topic will be prepared for the Slovak Republic’s capital city under the guidance of a lecturer from the Slovak Technical University.

Competition schedule

Autumn
2018
Recruitment of applicants
cca November
2018
setup of the teams
November
2018
Opening of the competition
enf of year
2018
workshops on topics
Spring
2019
Teamwork
begin of April
2019
Finishing of teamwork
end of April
2019
Evaluation of teamwork and announcement of results
May
2019
Finalisation of the best studies

Don’t hesitate and take your chance!

If you've just discovered that the student's competition may be of benefit to you then mark November 2018 in your personal organiser, as that’s the last day you can sign up for the competition. The best thing you can do is to sign up immediately. Every good team needs a strong leader. If you feel like an inspiring leader of competition teams, you will get chance to apply for this position after you get access to Muniss website.

After joining one of the nine teams, the introductory part of the competition begins, in which you have the chance to gather as much knowledge as possible on your topic. Then with your team, you’ll have the spring term to develop the study that will solve the given issue. In May, the competition will end and the expert committee will determine the winner. Good luck in changing Brno, Bratislava and Vienna!

More information on the competition can be found here >>


I want to join

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