Upon entry in the register of legal entities on February 1, Novo mesto was given its own university, established by four faculties: Faculty of Business and Management Sciences Novo mesto (FPUV), Faculty of Business, Management and Informatics Novo mesto (FUPI), Faculty of Technologies and Systems (FTS), and Faculty of Health Sciences Novo mesto (FZV). All faculties together have about 600 students and 100 professors, and they are also proud of their research activities, international cooperation and close connection with local business entities.
March 5, the University of Novo mesto hosted the constituent meeting of the management board, where Mr. Marko Gorjup, M.Sc., Director – President of Management TPV d.o.o., was appointed member of the management board. Mr. Gorjup is as a representative of the industry sector suggested by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Dolenjska and Bela krajina.
Connections between the economy and educational institutions are of a significant importance as they allow customizing educational programmes to the needs of economy in order to acquire high-quality personnel. TPV is well aware of this and therefore closely integrates with schools in a wide range of areas.