The Graduate Card can be obtained only by a graduate who is registered on the graduate website Alumni Network at VSB ‒ Technical University of Ostrava, and who properly fills in an application, reviews his/her data and makes a payment in the amount of 299 CZK ( + postage ).

The exceptions are Red Diploma holders from 2016 provided they submit the application within six months after graduation. After that period the free Graduate Card cannot be claimed.

The Graduate Card can be also obtained by those employees of the VSB ‒ Technical University of Ostrava, who are also its graduates. The Graduate Card does not serve as a replacement of an employee ID card.

Following successful authentication process of a graduate and an appropriate payment the request will be forwarded for processing to the Card Centre of the VSB ‒ Technical University of Ostrava. The graduate will be informed about the card issuance by email. The graduate can collect the Graduate Card in person at the Card Centre or by post sent to the address listed in the application for a fee of 40 CZK for Czech Repulic, 80 CZK for Slovakia and 90 CZK for the rest of the world.

The collection point

VSB ‒ Technical University of Ostrava
17. listopadu 2172/15
708 00 Ostrava-Poruba

The Card Centre
Room A 148, A 149 (the ground floor of the building A)

The Graduate Card offers 3 types of benefits

  • University benefits – the validity of the card is unlimited and does not need to be renewed
  • Partnership benefits – the validity of the card is unlimited and does not need to be renewed
  • ALIVE benefits – the license is valid from the date of card issuance to the end of a calendar year and for the following year. Subsequently, it is possible to extend the license using a revalidation stamp. The license renewal is not a condition of further use of the card within the university and partner benefits. This bonus program is provided by GTS Alive, Ltd. Informations abou extending the licence can be found in FAQ's.