TUL is the oldest university institution in the Nothern Bohemia.
TUL has an enrolment more than ten thousands students.
TUL provides college education and completes scientific, research, and development activities.
The history of the Technical University of Liberec goes back to 1953 when the Technical College of Mechanical Engineering was established. Today, TUL consists of six faculties and two institutes, of which three are technology-oriented: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Textile Engineering, and Faculty of Mechatronics, Informatics, and Interdisciplinary Studies. Research and development activities of the technology-oriented faculties is supported by the basic scientific disciplines concentrated at the Faculty of Science, Humanities, and Education and the economic disciplines concentrated at the Faculty of Economics. The faculty menu also contains the Faculty of Art and Architecture and the Institute for Nanomaterials, Advanced Technologies, and Innovation from the TUL parts as well.