The University of Pardubice is a modern university consisting of 7 faculties and provides education in the area of natural and engineering sciences, social sciences and in the medical and artistic fields. Scientific iniciatives and research are important and integral part of the university activities. The university is involved in many international projects. Technology and knowledge transfer has been carried out on a broad scale, ranging from collaborative research projects, specific applied research reflecting the particular needs of industry, other institutions or companies to expert services and consultancy and IP licensing.
The university has a strong background in biomedical research carried out at various departments, for example at the Department of Biological and Biochemical Sciences, Department of Analytical Chemistry, Institute of Organic Chemistry and Technology and Center of Materials and Nanotechnologies. Research in the sector of medical devices and eHealth has been performed at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics and Faculty of Health Studies.