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Quality Management System As The Basiss Of Quality Assurance At Vsb-Technical University Of Ostrava


  • Tomasz Cermak

    (VSB - Technical University of Ostrava)

  • Milan Hutyra

    (VSB - Technical University of Ostrava)


VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava (VŠB-TUO) is the first and heretofore only public university in Czech Republic that has ISO 9001 certification. The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering was the one Faculty of VŠB-TUO awarded the Czech Republic National Quality Award 2007 in the public sector category. The contribution describes the path of VŠB-TUO in implementation of a quality management system to implementation of EFQM Excellence Model as step beyond ISO 9001certification.

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  • Tomasz Cermak & Milan Hutyra, 2010. "Quality Management System As The Basiss Of Quality Assurance At Vsb-Technical University Of Ostrava," Polish Journal of Management Studies, Czestochowa Technical University, Department of Management, vol. 1(1), pages 119-126, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:pcz:journl:v:1:y:2010:i:1:p:119-126

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    Quality Management System; Self-assessment; EFQM Excellence Model; National Quality Award;

    JEL classification:

    • P00 - Economic Systems - - General - - - General
    • O00 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - General - - - General
    • L00 - Industrial Organization - - General - - - General


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