Linz (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linz) is the third largest city in Austria, located in upper Austria region, only 80 km far from Budweis. Even though it is located in another country, there is a strong cooperation between Upper Austria and South Bohemia regions. Linz is one of the most beautiful cities in Austria, thanks to the Donau river, which divides the city in two parts. Linz is definitely a must see city.
Johannes Kepler University (JKU) is with more than 19 000 students larges public university in Upper Austria. In contrast to such high number or students, JKU consists of three faculties only, where Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (https://www.jku.at/content/e213/e88) is the guarantor of Bioinformatics cross-border joint study programme on Austrian side. The JKU campus is located at https://goo.gl/maps/bIM8B