University of Pécs

International programmes


BA in Social Work

Faculty: Faculty of Humanities

Degree: Bachelor of Arts in Social Work 

Duration of training: 3.5 years (7 semesters)

Language of instruction: English

Head of the programme: Prof. Dr. Gábor KELEMEN


Descripition of the programme:

Social professionals are employed in a variety of multi-professional settings; and support individuals, families and communities that experience difficulties in their lives. Our study programmes provide students with critical-reflective thinking skills necessary to understand the socio-cultural context of their work.  

Bachelor of Social Work graduates are aware of the complexity and dynamics of social systems and human behaviour. They are committed to values and ethics of Social Work and act according to the principles of social justice. Social workers promote the development of democratic social relations and social integration. Major modules of the programme: Theory and Practice of Social Work, Social Policy, Sociology, Economics, Social Law and Administration, Psychology, Public Health, and Education. Students are required to spend the 7th semester on placement, depending on their personal interests and institutional possibilities.


Faculty of Humanities


Application requirements: 

  • Application form
  • High school diploma (including transcript of records)
  • CV
  • Motivation letter (introduction plus field of interest, etc.) in 3000 to 3500 characters.
  • Copy of valid passport or national ID
  • Medical certificate, vaccination card (showing that you are immunized against HEP B) and HIV test 
  • Transfer receipt of the EUR 140 application fee
  • Official copy of the following language exam certificates:   

You do not have to submit an official English test result if one of the following criteria applies to you: 

  • You have a major/minor in English, i.e. the English language is the field of study (studies in English linguistics or literature), OR
  • You have continued your undergraduate studies in the English language.  

Please send the documents specified above to the following e-mail address:

Please send in all of the required documents. Incomplete applications will not be processed!



Deadline for application Tuition fee Application fee
June 30 EUR  1700 per semester EUR 140


Application form


Bank details for application fee transfer

Name of beneficiary University of Pécs
Address of beneficiary 7622 Pécs, Vasvári P. u. 4., Hungary
Name of Bank Magyar Államkincstár/Hungarian Treasury
(the intermediary bank is: Magyar Nemzeti Bank/ Central Bank of Hungary)
Address of Bank 1054. Budapest, Hold u. 4.
Beneficiary’s IBAN HU30 10024003-00282716-01110009
Comment field EUR140 - PST250065, applicant’s name



For more information, please contact:


International coordinator

Phone: +36 72 501 500/24126



English website of the Faculty