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University of Pécs 1367

Pécs (Hungary)

7622 University of Pécs, 4. Vasvári P. , Pécs, Hungary

Tel. 3672501500

Be larger than life - University of Pécs

Year of establishment: 1367

The University of Pécs has conducted degree programs in English for more than 30 years and so has become one of the most internationalized universities in Hungary. Our students can choose from more than 50 English taught degree programs.

The University of Pécs (UP) is located in the uniquely beautiful and lively city of Pécs - a proper multi-campus university town - which was designated to be the European Capital of Culture in 2010. Since King Louis the Great founded the first Hungarian University in Pécs in 1367 the city has functioned as an educational center of the country and the region with longer and shorter interruptions.

Besides being the oldest university in the country, the University of Pécs has earned a prominent position in terms of international excellence as well. The entire institution, as well as many of our faculties and study programs took leading positions in highly recognized international rankings. UP is ranked among the top 5 Hungarian universities and belongs to the leading 3.6% of international higher education institutions worldwide according to the CWUR ranking.

In order to ensure high international standards, strict quality control measures are applied. The Hungarian Accreditation Committee (HAC) conducts continuous institutional and program accreditation procedure and monitors the quality of educational activity for compliance the European Standards and Guidelines.

Due to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), which was introduced in September 2003, credits and degrees earned in Hungary are transferable to other European institutions and vice versa. In addition to the diploma, students are also provided with a special supplement that is recognized all over the European Union.

We currently offer 20 Bachelor's and 12 Master's, 4 One-tier Master's and 15 Doctoral programs in the fields of Business & Economics, Natural Sciences, Medical & Health Sciences, Human & Social Sciences, Arts and Engineering. We also offer various postgraduate trainings and preparatory courses for international students.

We are proud to host over 4,000 international students coming from more than 100 countries of the world. They choose to study at the University of Pécs, because of the quality of teaching, learning and research. Students, who choose the University of Pécs will be part of this multicultural community and be awarded a valuable EU degree for a tuition fee that represents great value for money.

Well-known and recognized professors, well-equipped classrooms and dormitories at the University of Pécs enable our students to get the best out of their period of study abroad. Whether they are learning a new language or doing scientific research, the University puts the tools they need at their disposal.  Our dormitories are located in quiet, residential areas of the city. The Faculties of the University as well as the city centre are easily accessible from there.

HEI International Masters
HEI International Bachelors
Architecture Architecture
Art Art
Biosciences Biosciences
Business, Management and Marketing Business, Management and Marketing
Chemistry Chemistry
Computer Science and Information Systems Computer Science and Information Systems
Dentistry Dentistry
Earth and Marine Sciences Earth and Marine Sciences
Economics Economics
Engineering: Civil Engineering: Civil
Engineering: Electronic and Electrical Engineering: Electronic and Electrical
English and Creative Writing English and Creative Writing
Geography and Environmental Studies Geography and Environmental Studies
Health Professions Health Professions
Hospitality, event management and tourism Hospitality, event management and tourism
Law Law
Mathematics Mathematics
Medicine and Health Medicine and Health
Music Music
Nursing and mid-wifery Nursing and mid-wifery
Pharma and Pharmacology Pharma and Pharmacology
Physics Physics
Psychology Psychology
Social work Social work
Sports science Sports science


Applied Management MSc
Enterprise Development and Enterpreneurship MSc
Physics MSc
Psychology MA
International Relations MA
English Studies MA
Human Resources Counselling MA
Ceramic Design MA
Music Performance MA (Piano, Violin, Flute, Guitar)
Choral Conducting MA
Computer Science Engineering  MSc
Civil Engineering (Structural Engineer) MSc
Biotechnology MSc


Business Administration BSc
Tourism and Catering BSc
Midwifery BSc
Nursing  BSc
 Physiotherapy BSc
Dietetics BSc
Chemistry BSc
Computer Science BSc
Physics BSc
Physical Training BSc
Mathematics BSc
Geography BSc
Earth Sciences BSc
Biology BSc
Psychology BA
International Relations BA
English and American Studies BA
Social Work BA
Computer Science Engineering BSc
Civil Engineer BSc
Electrical Engineering BSc


The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government as part of the government policy called “Eastern and Southern Opening”. The scholarship program is managed by Tempus Public Foundation.
The core mission of the program is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students. Currently 60 sending partners are engaged in the program.
Every year hundreds of international students gain admission to our university with the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship.PROVISIONS COVERD BY THE SCHOLARSHIP

Tuition-free education: exemption from the payment of tuition fee.
Monthly stipend:
non-degree, bachelor, master and one-tier master level: monthly HUF 40 460 contribution to the living expenses, for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies,
doctoral level:  monthly HUF 140 000 for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies.
Accommodation: dormitory placement OR a monthly contribution of HUF 40 000 to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period.
Medical insurance: health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation and supplementary medical insurance for up to HUF 65 000 (cca EUR 205) a year/person

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