Pécsi Tudományegyetem

University of Pécs


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Come and take a closer look at what the University of Pécs can offer you! On these pages you can read more about student life in Pécs, services offered to you and much more. We do hope that you will find this website useful in learning more about our university.



Today, as you might already know, the University of Pécs is one of the largest institutions of higher education in Hungary with one of the widest spectrum of teaching and research activities that is known and recognised even beyond our borders. Our University represents and accepts as its own a great tradition going back to the Middle Ages (1367), while at the same time it also plays an active role in the task of institutionalising new knowledge that is aimed both at the present and the future.

With our more than 500 different study programmes our primary goal is to ensure high-level teaching and research in every possible area of study and assist you and our students as much as possible during your student life, organize study abroad scholarships, and maintain and improve the quality of university services, libraries and clubs.

During your studies at the University of Pécs you will be introduced to the secrets and depth of the branch of science you have chosen to study, while you will also have the chance to meet other international and Hungarian students majoring in other areas, participate in a number of different programmes organized for you by the faculties or the University, and hopefully you also manage to find some time and experience the very active cultural life of the city of Pécs.


Student opinions


“I am frankly honest in saying that we were profoundly impressed by the unique and perceptive faculty and marvelous facilities. It is a pleasantly traditional environment that one can be inspired to excel in.”



“I hope your hard endeavors to be met with success for the benefit of the medical students, of the University, as well as of your hospitable country, to which their distinction in the medical field will be reflected in future.”
“… we happened to hear a lot about your esteemed University as the best in the system of education …”

Check out the video series International Faces made by the UP's television channel UnivTV and listen to watch interviews with foreign students!

UP International Faces »



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