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Budapest, Egyetem tér 1-3, 1053 Hungary

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  • Universities in Hungary offer high quality education at affordable tuition fees
  • Hungary is a modern and safe country, but the cost of living are among the lowest in Europe
  • Hungary is a diverse, multicultural nation with lots of fun experiences for foreign students


Top Reasons to Study in Eötvös Loránd University

  • Best university of Hungary based on lecturer and student excellence
  • It is at the top of Hungarian university rankings compiled by 15-25-year-olds
  • Market research shows that it is one of the most popular Hungarian brands
  • One of the highest ranking Hungarian university in the ARWU global university rankings
  • The only Hungarian establishment among the top 200 European universities in the rankings compiled by the University of Leiden
  • ELTE offers the widest range of higher education in Hungary
  • 9 faculties
  • According to 86% of our students, ELTE provides the best courses in their respective fields in the country

University details

About Eötvös Loránd University

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) is the oldest and largest university in Hungary and it is the most popular higher education institution among applicants each year. As the leading research university in Hungary, the name of ELTE means knowledge, opportunities, competition, openness and community. Meet ELTE students and take a tour with us at ELTE in the centre of Budapest. Discover new opportunities and challenge your talent. Join the community of Eötvös Loránd University.

Career at Eötvös Loránd University

ELTE finds it essential that students have quality help from their alma mater with forming their career besides offering them quality education.

ELTE Career Centre helps ELTE students plan their career in a conscious way and helps them prepare for their professional career after graduation.

1- ELTE career day

2- career training for international students

3- online career fair


Ranking & Accreditation of Eötvös Loránd University

  • The Best University In Hungary (Hvg National Ranking 2018).
  • Among The Top 300 Universities In Europe (Cwts Leiden Ranking).
  • Elte Is In The Top 5% Of Higher Education Institutions Worldwide.
  • ELte Is The Most Popular Higher Education Institution In Hungary (2019) Chosen By 30,000+ Students.
  • Elte Has A Global Network Of Partnerships Involving Over 800 Higher Education Institutions.
  • The oldest university operating continuously since its foundation in 1635.


Student Accommodation at Eötvös Loránd University

ELTE provides you or helps you finding a suitable accommodation throughout your studies. We distinguish two accommodation services: dormitories and housing.

The Dormitory Centre, a central department, offers hundreds of high quality and affordable places and strong community in the ELTE dormitories. More than half of the international students request a dormitory place. The Housing Office, its sub-department, helps you finding an accommodation according to your individual needs by our partners on the private market including apartment houses, flats, and hostels. They are harmonized so you can apply to both services at once.

21,000 HUF per month per person for a regular room; approx. 28,000 HUF per month per person for a guest room (with bathroom).


Programs at Eötvös Loránd University

Bachelor, Foundation year

  1. Computer Science Preliminary Course*
  2. English Foundation Course (General English)**
  3. Intensive Hungarian Foundation Course***
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Master, Pre-Master’s

  1. Computer Science program
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  1. Finance and Accounting BA*
  2. International Business Economics BA

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1- Psychology BA

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  1. Computational and cognitive neuroscience MSC
  2. Educational Science MA*
  3. Human Resource Counselling MA**
  4. Psychology MA***
  5. Social Integration MA****





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  1. English And American Studies BA*
  2. Hungarian BA**
  3. Neo-latin Languages And Cultures Specialized In Romanian Studies BA***
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  1. American Studies MA*
  2. Archaeology MA
  3. Assyriology MA
  4. Central European Studies MA
  5. Communication and Media Studies MA**
  6. Cultural Heritage Studies MA
  7. English Studies MA***
  8. Film Studies MA****
  9. Indology MA
  10. Instruction of English as a Foreign Language MA*****
  11. Logic and Philosophy of Science
  12. Philosophy MA
  13. Romanian Language, Literature and Culture MA
  14. Semiotics MA
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  1. Computer Science BSc*
  2. Mechanical Engineering BSc**
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  1. Cartography MSc
  2. Computer Science MSc
  3. Computer Science MSc Program – Digital Factory
  4. Computer Science MSc Program – Financial Technology specialization*
  5. Computer Science MSc course – Artificial Intelligence specialization**
  6. Computer Science MSc course – Cybersecurity specialization***
  7. Computer Science MSc course – Data Science specialization****
  8. Computer Science MSc course – Software and Service Architectures specialization*****
  9. Computer Science for Autonomous Systems MSc******
  10. Mechanical Engineering MSc
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  1. Kindergarten Education (part-time)
  2. Kindergarten Education BA*
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  1. International Relations BA
  2. Sociology BA*
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  1. Community and civil development studies MA
  2. Cultural Anthropology MA*
  3. Ethnic and Minority Policy MA**
  4. International Relations MA***
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