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Faculty of Forest Industry


Computer technology in the furniture industry. This is the newest specialty of the Faculty of Forest Industry. The specialty is in the professional direction 5.13. General Engineering and prepares engineers for the needs of the furniture industry with competencies in the fields of digitalization, digitization and CNC technological processes. The first admission of students is envisaged to be for the academic year 2020/2021 and will be studied in full-time education. The specialty curriculum is designed in the context of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0), combining the automation and digitization of production processes.

The new specialty provides disciplines directly related to Industry 4.0, such as:

  • Fundamentals of CAD design;
  • Engineered wood;
  • Computer animation and virtual reality;
  • Computer sizing and simulation processes;
  • Cloud technology in the furniture industry;
  • Online trading in the furniture industry;
  • CNC machines and technologies;
  • CAD / CAM / CAE systems in furniture production;
  • Industrial robots and manipulators;
  • Computerized management of transport operations
  • Automation of warehouses and packaging, etc.

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