The University of Szeged is one of the leading higher education institutions in Hungary. The university is located in Szeged, the sunniest town of this Central European country, member of the European Union.
The town attracts thousands of young people with its lively (and loveable) urban lifestyle and colourful festivals. Our university, with a history dating back to 1581, prides itself on a number of its great scientists and researchers, among them the Nobel Laureate Albert Szent-Györgyi who discovered Vitamin C. According to higher education rankings, based on the examination of the quality of education, teachers and students, the University of Szeged is considered to be among the best universities in the world. The University of Szeged offers training and research facilities of the highest standard in the fields of natural sciences, social sciences, humanities, technical, medical and health sciences. You can choose from a wide variety of training courses at different levels of training: our Bachelor (BA/BSc), Master (MA/MSc) and Doctoral (PhD) programmes are waiting for you. The University of Szeged also offers preparatory courses for English language training. The international perspective is reflected in the university's research and training activities through the composition of the multilingual teaching staff, the establishment of student exchange programmes and international research cooperation. In the world of international education the University of Szeged has three decades of experience and receives students from all over the world (USA, Germany, Belgium, France, China, Nigeria, Japan, Iran, etc.) At present nearly 2,500 international students belong to this vibrant, 25 thousand strong community on this city campus of culture and science. No compromise: you will receive high quality education at competitive prices. Come to study at the University of Szeged, and be a part of our success!
The British Times Higher Education newspaper that ranks institutions of countries that are classified as „emerging economies” by FTSE (including the “BRICS” nations of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) listed the University of Szeged on the 93th place in 2013. The ranking is based on several different features of universities, including the teaching conditions, research and the quotations of the publications. Further, innovation and international outlook of teachers and students are also examined.