FACULTY OF TECHNOLOGY NOVI SAD
Faculty of Technology in Novi Sad, as a part of University of Novi Sad, was founded in 1959. with it’s aim to provide an academic education to technological engineering. In April 2008, Faculty of technology becoming the first accredited Faculty of technology in Serbia. Faculty organizes graduate studies at three levels: Bachelor studies, Master studies , PhD studies. All three levels of studies run at five accredited study programs: Food engineering, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical engineering, Chemical engineering and Material engineering. The implementation of numerous national project and international projects, FP 7, EUREKA, DAAD, WUS, IPA, TEMPUS, COST, CEEPUS involved 86% of the teachers and researchers of the Faculty. From all this it follows that the Faculty of Technology in Novi Sad is one of the leading scientific and educational institutions in Serbia, their quality shows for more than 50 years, both at home and abroad.
UNIVERSITY OF NOVI SAD
The University of Novi Sad was founded on 28 June 1960. and it represents an autonomous institution for education, science and arts. The University of Novi Sad is now the second largest among six state universities in Serbia. The University is comprised of 14 faculties located in the four major cities of the autonomous Province of Vojvodina: Novi Sad, Subotica, Zrenjanin, Sombor. Today it comprises 14 faculties located in the four major towns of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina: Novi Sad, Subotica, Zrenjanin, and Sombor. University of Novi Sad includes: Faculty of Philosophy, the Faculty of Agriculture, the Faculty of Technology, the Faculty of Law, the Faculty of Technical Sciences, the Faculty of Sciences, the Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, The Faculty of Medicine, the Academy of Arts, The Faculties of Economics, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technical Faculty and the Faculty of Education. In December 2007, University reached a decision to include two institutes into its organization: Institute of Lowland Forestry and Environment and Institute of Food Technology. Having invested considerable efforts in intensifying international cooperation and participating in the process of university reforms in Europe, the University of Novi Sad has come to be recognized as a reform-oriented university in the region and on the map of universities in Europe.
THE HISTORY OF THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING IN SZEGED
In Hungary, the university education of food industry experts started at the advanced food industry engineering schools of Budapest and Szeged in 1962. In 1970, combining the advanced food industry engineering schools of Budapest and Szeged an independent college came to life under the name of College of Food Industry, Szeged. The College became the educational basis of food technology, mechanics, and process operation engineers. From 1986, the College of Food Industry became the College Faculty of the University of Horticulture and Food Industry, and it operated as József Attila University, Szeged, College Faculty of Food Industry in 1998-1999. From 1 January 2000, it was the College Faculty of the University of Szeged - the legal successor institution - with the name of College Faculty of Food Industry, Szeged, and with the same educational tasks. As a result of the growth of the educational profile, on 1 January 2007 the name of the institution was changed to Faculty of Engineering within the University of Szeged with 12 faculties. The educational field of the legal predecessor - College of Food Industry, Szeged - was initially linked to food industry which was extended gradually, and today there are 5 university BSc and 2 MSc trainings. Now, the faculty - in accordance with today’s needs - is the one of the most important bases of engineering education at the University of Szeged and in the Southern Great Plain Region with its highly qualified experts in possession of academic degrees, and with modern equipped training rooms and laboratories.