International Awards for Research and Creative Activities

  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2013 – honorary doctorate (honoris causa) of University of Latvia
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2006-2012 – elected member of Academia Europaea, in 2007-2010 member of the Council
  • prof. Ing. Pavel Zezula, CSc., 2008 – IBM Shared University Research Award 2008 for the project Web-scale Similarity Search in Multimedia Data
  • RNDr. Tomáš Brázdil, Ph.D., 2008 – E. W. Beth Dissertation Prize
  • Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. a kol., 2005 – EUNIS Elite Award 2005 for Excellence for Masaryk University Information System
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 1996 – Computer Pioneer Award 1996 IEEE Computer Society
  • doc. RNDr. Jiří Hořejš, CSc., 1996 – Computer Pioneer Award 1996 IEEE Computer Society
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 1995 – IFIP Silver Core Award

National Awards for Research and Creative Activities

  • Mgr. Filip Nálepa – The Swedish Innovation Prize 2014 in category Virtual Simulation – Augmented Reality for his project Event Detection in Video
  • Mgr. Michal Balážia – The Swedish Innovation Prize 2013 for innovation project Gait Recognition for Biometric Surveillance
  • RNDr. Radim Řehůřek, Ph.D., 2011 – The Czech Hope 2011 - Scopus Awards
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. a kol., 2009 – INFORUM Award for National Registry of Theses and Plagiarism-Tracing System
  • doc. PhDr. Karel Pala, CSc., RNDr. Pavel Šmerk, 2009 – medal of Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports for authors of Internet Guide of Czech Language
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. a kol., 2007 – INFORUM Award for Masaryk University Archive of Theses
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2003 – B. Bolzano medal of the Czech Academy of Science
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2003 – gold medal of Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, Comenius University
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2000 – Slovak Literary Fund Award
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 1999 – medal of Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports 1st level
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 1999 – Slovak Literary Fund Award
  • Mgr. Antonín Kučera, Dr., 1998 – Awards of Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports TALENT 97

Masaryk University Awards

MU Medals

  • RNDr. Petr Krontorád, 2014 – gold medal
  • Bc. Petr Palas, 2014 – gold medal
  • Mgr. Thanh Han The, Ph.D., 2009 – gold medal
  • RNDr. Pavel Ševeček, 2009 – gold medal
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc., 2009 – bronze medal
  • prof. RNDr. Miroslav Novotný, DrSc., 2002 – gold medal
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., DrSc., 1997 – gold medal

MU Rector's Awards

  • prof. Ing. Pavel Zezula, CSc., 2014 – for Long-time Research Excellence
  • RNDr. Jan Bouda, Ph.D., 2013 – for outstanding result in the international grant competition
  • RNDr. Tomáš Brázdil, Ph.D., 2013 – for outstanding research results of young researchers
  • RNDr. Jan Sedmidubský, Ph.D., 2011 – for outstanding dissertations
  • prof. Ing. Pavel Zezula, CSc., Mgr. Vlastislav Dohnal, Ph.D., Mgr. Michal Batko, 2006 – for a creative achievement
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 2000 – for a creative achievement
  • prof. RNDr. Jozef Gruska, DrSc., 1998 – for a creative achievement

MU Rector’s Awards for the best students in doctoral study

  • RNDr. Mgr. Bc. Jan Křetínský, 2014
  • RNDr. Jana Tůmová, 2013
  • RNDr. Ondřej Daněk, 2012
  • RNDr. Mgr. Silvie Luisa Brázdilová, 2011
  • RNDr. Vojtěch Krmíček, 2010
  • RNDr. Václav Brožek, 2009
  • RNDr. Vojtěch Forejt, 2008
  • RNDr. Tomáš Brázdil, Ph.D., 2007
  • Mgr. Radek Pelánek, Ph.D, 2007
  • Mgr. Vlastislav Dohnal, 2005
  • Mgr. Miloslav Nepil, 2004
  • Mgr. Petr Tobola, 2004
  • Mgr. Petr Matula, 2003
  • Mgr. Tomáš Staudek, 2003
  • Mgr. Aleš Horák, 2002
  • Mgr. Michal Kozubek, 1998
  • Mgr. Antonín Kučera, 1997

MU Rector’s Awards for the best students in master study

  • Bc. Miroslav Klimoš, 2014
  • Marek Vinkler, 2010
  • Jan Křetínský, 2009
  • Jiří Kůr, 2008
  • Václav Brožek, 2007
  • Jiří Šimša, 2006
  • Jiří Cvachovec, 2005
  • Radek Pelánek, 2003
  • Pavel Krčál, 2002
  • Jan Obdržálek, 2001
  • Daniel Polanský, 2000
  • Jan Strejček, 2000
  • Petr Macháček, 1999
  • Petr Konečný, 1998
  • Jiří Srba, 1998
  • Jan Pazdziora, 1997
  • Jan Kasprzak, 1996
  • Michal Konečný, 1996
  • Michal Kozubek, 1995

Faculty Awards

FI MU Dean's Awards for Bachelor and Master Students
FI MU Dean's Awards for PhD Students

Student Start-ups and Industry Cooperation

  • CaverSoft project – StarCube Award 2012: 1st place by independent jury and audience prize
  • Celebrio Software – adVENTURE 2012: 2nd place
  • Celebrio Software (Martin Novák, Petr Kunc, Pavel Smolka, Jan Volmut) – ImagineCup 2011: winning team of Czech Republic and 7th-18th place in the world in category Software Design
  • Petr Kunc, Martin Novák – Vodafone The Idea of the Year 2011: 1st place in the category The Idea of the Year
  • Petr Kunc, Martin Novák – Vodafone The Idea of the Year 2011: 1st place in the category Student entrepreneur
  • Jaroslav Škrabálek – Vodafone The Idea of the Year 2010: 2nd place in the category The Idea of the Year
  • Jaroslav Škrabálek – Vodafone The Idea of the Year 2010: 1st place in the category Student entrepreneur

Student Competitions and Awards

ACM Student Competitions

  • Martin Líška, 2013 – 3rd place in the final round of ACM SPY
  • Dalibor Matura, 2009 – final round of ACM CZ&SK Student Research Competition
  • Mária Briatková, Zdeněk Kedaj, 2008 – final round of ACM CZ&SK Student Research Competition

Competition of university students in scientific training activity in mathematics (Section Theoretical Computer Science)

  • Robert Ganian, 2008, Informatics, 1st place
  • Ondrej Moriš, 2008, Applied Informatics, 2nd place
  • Václav Brožek, 2007, Informatics, 2nd place
  • Vojtěch Forejt, 2007, Informatics, 2nd place
  • Tomáš Brázdil, 2003, 1st place
  • Radek Pelánek, 2003, 3rd place
  • Jan Bouda, 2001, 1st place
  • Jan Strejček, 2001, 2nd place

SOIT and Liberix Prize (for student works related to free software)

  • Mgr. Filip Kosík, 2013 – 1st place
  • Mgr. Vratislav Podzimek, Bc. Lubomír Sedlář, 2012 – 1st place
  • Mgr. Michal Toman, 2011 – 1st place
  • Mgr. Petr Šigut, 2010 – 2nd place

Joseph Fourier Prize

  • RNDr. Jiří Filipovič, 2012 – 1st place
  • RNDr. Dalibor Klusáček, 2011 – 3rd place
  • RNDr. Pavel Karas, 2012 - 5th place
  • RNDr. Jiří Filipovič, 2011 – 7th place

International Mathematics Competition for University Students

  • Miroslav Klimoš, 2011 – 2nd place at 18th IMC in Blagoevgrad
  • Zbyněk Konečný, 2009 – 1st place at 16th IMC in Budapest

International Competition on Plagiarism Detection

  • J. Kasprzak, M. Brandejs, 2010 – 1st place
  • J. Kasprzak, M. Brandejs, M. Křipač, 2009 – 2nd place

Diploma Thesis of Year

  • Matej Briškár, 2014 – 3rd place in category The use of mobile and cloud technologies in the corporate environment; The use of agile methods in software development
  • Mária Fenyvesiová, 2013 – 2nd place in category Comparison of distribution and sales channels for credit products of financial banks in terms of risk and efficiency
  • Ondřej Božek, 2012 – 3rd place in category Flexible IT services
  • Martin Kacvinský, 2012 – 1st place in category Systems for software development management support
  • Kamil Řezáč, 2012 – 1st place in category New approaches to ICT acquisition and operation in enterprises and government/public administration
  • Štěpán Kozák, 2012 – 1st place in category Use of cloud technologies in practice, the integration of ICT applications, services and implementation of processes
  • Jakub Vejmola, 2010 – 3rd place in category CRM systems – implementation strategy, interoperability, applications, advantages, disadvantages

Others

  • Mgr. Adam Kučera, 2012 – IFMA Award: 1st place in student category
  • Michal Kuderjavý, Stanislav Chren, 2012 – 1st place in Red-Bot (virtual robot programming competition for student teams)