Institutions and organisations operating in the education sector and science

Ministry of Education,

Ministry of Education,

Minister: Eugen Jurzyca

Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAV),

- The Slovak Academy of Sciences groups 55 scientific institutions operating under three sections: physical, space, earth, and engineering sciences; life, chemical, medical, and environmental sciences; and social sciences, humanities, arts, and culture.

Institute of Technology,

- The Institute of Technology is part of SAV. It was launched in 2008 to coordinate and support research in the fields of new progressive materials and technologies. The following competence centres (CCs) are associated within the Institute of


CC NANO – Nano-materials and nano-technology

CC ELEKTRO – Materials for electronics and electro-technology

CC MATER – Construction materials

CC EXTMATER – Materials for extreme conditions

Source: The Slovak Spectator archive and SAV

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