The University of Žilina is a modern university providing technological, economic, management, and in a limited range humanistic and natural science education at undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels . At present the University consists of seven faculties and seven institutes. Numerous international projects have been carried out successfully within the frame of various EU programmes, such as Tempus, Leonardo, Socrates, 5th, 6th, 7th and H2020 Framework Programmes, etc. There is broad cooperation based on bilateral agreements.
The University of Žilina is involved in a number of projects supporting ICT and STEM: as well as Scientix, also inGenious and especially eTwinning, where the University represents the National Support Services.