„Knowledge, teamwork and experience
is the way to better future.“
While the CTU faculties have monumental, in some cases impressive classical buildings, since 2009 two very fine modern buildings have transformed the main Dejvice campus. The building of the new National Library of Technology is generally agreed to be inspiring from the outside and awesome from the inside. Many agree that the library concept gives a remarkable answer to the question: What should a modern technical library be like in the modern world? Apart from the library itself, the ground houses complementary facilities such as a conference center, a cafeteria, the CTU bookshop, a large exhibition hall, and even a branch of the Prague 6 children’s library.
With its 1.2 million volumes, the library on the university campus offers excellent study resources for the whole country. Each faculty building has study rooms and quiet learning areas with a free INTERNET connection. The university publishes inexpensive study notes, which are available at the bookstore in the National Technical Library.
In 2011, another iconic new building opened next to the National Technical Library. The New Building houses the Faculty of Architecture and the Faculty of Information Technology. While it has not received the universal acclaim that has been given to the National Technical Library, this is also a very fine new Czech Technical University facility.
Of course, the university offers more than just an excellent study environment: