International Awards for Research and Creative Activities

  • prof. RNDr. Antonín Kučera, Ph.D., 2016 – Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award
  • 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
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. et al., 2009 – ISA Award in Mission-Critical Data
  • 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. et al., 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

  • RNDr. Radek Ošlejšek, Ph.D., RNDr. Michal Procházka, Ph.D., RNDr. Zdenek Eichler, RNDr. Tomáš Jirsík, RNDr. Daniel Tovarňák, RNDr. Petr Velan, RNDr. Martin Vizváry, Mgr. Karolína Burská, Mgr. Dalibor Toth, Bc. Ivo Nutár, Bc. Vadym Yanovskyy, 2016 – Ministry of Interior Award for the exceptional results in the field of security research for their project Cyber polygon (KYPO)
  • doc. PhDr. Karel Pala, CSc., doc. RNDr. Aleš Horák, Ph.D., Mgr. Pavel Rychlý, Ph.D., RNDr Jan Rygl, 2014 – Ministry of Interior Award for the exceptional results in the field of security research for their project "Natural Language Analysis in the Internet Environment"
  • 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
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. et al., 2011 – Ministry of Interior Award for the fight against plagiarism by means of information technologies
  • RNDr. Radim Řehůřek, Ph.D., 2011 – The Czech Hope 2011 - Scopus Awards
  • doc. Ing. Michal Brandejs, CSc. et al., 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. et al., 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

  • RNDr. Martin Maška, Ph.D., 2016 – for outstanding research results of young researchers
  • MgA. Helena Lukášová, ArtD., 2015 – for outstanding artistic activity
  • RNDr. Moslem Amiri, Ph.D., 2015 – for outstanding dissertations
  • 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. Jakub Gajarský, 2016
  • 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. David Klaška, 2016
  • 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)

  • David Formánek, 2016, Applied Informatics and software engineering, 1st place
  • Jakub Jozef Pálenik, 2016, Computer graphics and computer vision, 1st place
  • Matůš Bezek, 2016, Mathematical structures – graph theory and combinatorics, 2nd place
  • Jan Ježek, 2015, Computer graphics and computer vision, certificate of merit
  • David Klaška, 2014, Informatics, certificate of merit
  • Jakub Gajarský, 2012, Informatics, 2nd place
  • Matěj Klusáček, 2011, Graph theory and combinatorics, 2nd place
  • Martin Derka, 2010, Graph theory and combinatorics, 2nd place
  • 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)

Responsible contact: Mgr. Bc. Tomáš Kučera