The University Celebrated Its 3rd Anniversary
On the 26 January 2004 a ceremonial meeting of the academic community on the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of its foundation took place. The meeting was attended by the University students and employees, but also numerous guests: the Chairmen of the TBU Board of Governors, Tomáš Baťa, Dr. Hon., the Head of the Zlín Region, František Slavík, Town Mayor of Zlín, Tomáš Úlehla, senator Alena Gajdůšková, member of Parliament, Michaela Šojdrová, and others.
The TBU Rector, Prof. Ing. Petr Sáha, CSc. in his speech summarized the achievements over the three years of the University's existence. He highlighted in particular the success achieved in pedagogical activities, represented by the increase in student numbers up to the current 6,000, and continuous widening of study programmes offered according to the requirements of the labour market.