The Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Developmentwas established in 2015 with the integration of two faculties of the University of Pécs (Faculty of Adult Education and Human Resources Development and the Illyés Gyula Faculty, Szekszárd). The newest faculty of the first university of Hungary preserves and transmits all the intellectual and cultural values and traditions created by its predecessors.
The new faculty offers university courses (BA and MA programs, vocational training and specialized advanced training programs) in the fields of pedagogy, social politics, economics, humanities, social and agricultural science. As an important cultural, scientific, and training center of the region, with training locations in Pécs and Szekszárd, the faculty is permanently improving and developing its educational programs that meet the needs of students and the social and economic challenges. The faculty is also developing unique education programs (e-learning, Senior Academy), involving new target groups and contributes to the assistance of talented people, re-training of professionals, education of adults, and also plays an active role in local and international research activities.
Legal predecessors of the Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development:
Faculty of Adult Education and Human Resources Development
Address: 7633 Pécs, Szántó Kovács János u. 1/b.
Illyés Gyula Faculty
Address: 7100 Szekszárd, Rákóczi u. 1.