University of Pécs

International programmes

 

Entry requirements

In order to be eligible for university studies in Hungary, a student must demonstrate that they meet several requirements for the course or program.

There are certain general entry requirements that all students must meet. In addition, there are entry requirements that are specific to the course the student is applying for. For example, an engineering course may require a higher level of previous maths studies. Information on the specific entry requirements can be found on the individual program page.

 

Eligibility

PREPARATORY COURSES

In order to be offered a place in a preparatory course, you must have successfully completed your upper secondary (high school) education or have been awarded a college degree.

BACHELOR PROGRAMS

In order to be offered a place in a bachelor's (first cycle or undergraduate) program, you must have successfully completed your upper secondary (high school) education and be able to demonstrate the minimum language requirement.

BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (BED)

TRAINING

In order to be offered a place in BEd training, you must have been awarded a Bachelor's degree in Teaching by an internationally recognized university and be able to demonstrate the minimum language requirement.

MASTER PROGRAMS

In order to be offered a place in a master's (second cycle or graduate) program, you must have been awarded a Bachelor's degree by an internationally recognized university and be able to demonstrate the minimum language requirement.

POSTGRADUATE SPECIALIST TRAINING

In order to be offered a place in Postgraduate Specialist Training, you must have been awarded a Bachelor's or Master’s degree by an internationally recognized university and be able to demonstrate the minimum language requirement.

PHD PROGRAMS

In order to be offered a place in a PhD program, you must have been awarded a Master’s degree by an internationally recognized university and be able to demonstrate the minimum language requirement.

 

 

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

A firm knowledge of English or German is absolutely necessary to be able to take our courses in English or in German. Concerning the international programs offered by the University of Pécs, the language requirements are the following.

 

English taught programs:

 

ACCEPTED ENGLISH TESTS AND MINIMUM RESULTS

 

Programme

Accepted english tests

Minimum result

More info

Bachelor

Business Administration

TOEFL (PBT paper-based)

TOEFL (iBT internet-based)

IELTS (Overall Band Score)

Cambridge ESOL

TELC

ECL

Oxford Online Placement Test

517 points

66 points

5.5

B2 level

B2 level

B2 level

70 points

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ielts.org

www.cambridgeenglish.org

https://www.telc.net/en.html

http://www.ecl-test.com/

www.oxfordenglishtesting.com

Midwifery

Nursing

Physiotherapy

Dietetics

Chemistry

Computer Science

Physics

Physical Education - Training

Mathematics

Geography

Earth Sciences

Biology

Psychology

English and American Studies

International Relations

Master

Applied Management

Human Resources Counselling

Nursing

International Relations

Ceramic Design

Classical Music Education (Piano, Violin, Flute, Guitar)

Choral Conducting

Medical Biotechnology

OTM

General Medicine

Dentistry

Pharmacy

Doctoral

Business Administration

Health Sciences

Biology

Chemistry

Earth Sciences

Physics

Renewal of the Hungarian Legal System in the Spirit of the Rule of Law and European Integration

Basic Medical Sciences

Clinical Medical Sciences

Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences

Clinical Neurosciences

Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

Master

English Studies

TOEFL (PBT paper-based)

TOEFL (iBT internet-based)

TOEFL CBT

IELTS (Overall Band Score)

557 points
83 points

220 points
7

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ielts.org

 

Doctoral

English Applied Linguistics and TEFL/TESOL

 

Bachelor

Computer Science Engineering

TOEFL (PBT paper-based)

TOEFL (iBT internet-based)

IELTS (Overall Band Score)

Cambridge ESOL

TELC

ECL

Oxford Online Placement Test

510 points

52 points

5.0

B1 level

B1 level

B1 level

40 points

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ets.org/toefl

www.ielts.org

www.cambridgeenglish.org

https://www.telc.net/en.html

http://www.ecl-test.com/

www.oxfordenglishtesting.com

Civil Engineer

Master

Computer Science Engineering 

Civil Engineering (Structural Engineer)

OTM

Architecture

Doctoral

Architecture DLA

Architectural Engineering

 

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)
  • You have continued your undergraduate studies in the English language
  • You are a native English-speaking applicants (a copy of your passport for proof)

 

 

German taught programs:

 

ACCEPTED GERMAN TESTS AND MINIMUM RESULTS

 

Level

Program

Minimum result

Bachelor

Psychology

 B2 level (CEFR - http://www.goethe.de/z/50/commeuro/) German Language proficiency certificate

 

 

OTM

General Medicine

Dentistry

BEd Training

Kindergarten Teachers for German for Ethnic Minorities (Kindergärtnerin für Deutsche Minderheiten)

Elemantary School Teachers for German Ethnic Minorities (Grundschullehrer für die deutsche Minderheit)

Master

German Language, Literature and Culture

C2 level (CEFR) German Language proficiency certificate

German as a Minority Language and Literature

 

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

  • You have a major/minor in German, i.e. the German language is the field of study (studies in German linguistics or literature)
  • You have continued your undergraduate studies in the German language
  • You are a native German-speaking applicants (a copy of your passport for proof)

 

 

Hungarian language:

International students are not required to be able to speak Hungarian in order to participate in the programs of the University of Pécs offered in English or German. However, you are encouraged to learn some Hungarian in order to be able to communicate with the local people (although the majority of young people and, certainly, your teachers will speak English and German). In order to develop your Hungarian, you can join various Hungarian preparatory courses.

For Hungarian language courses click here

 

Some Useful Words in Hungarian

 

 

 

DOCUMENTS TO SUBMIT WITH APPLICATION:

 

Collect your application documents in accordance with our checklist.

 

Preparatory course

Bachelor program

Bed training

Master program

Postgraduate specialist training

PhD program

Copy of your secondary school leaving certificate or college diploma

Copy of your secondary school leaving certificate

Copy of your Bachelor degree in Teacher Program

Copy of your BA/BSc degree

Copy of your BA/BSc degree

Copy of your MA/MSc degree and a research proposal

Copy of your transcript of previous studies

Copy of your transcript of previous studies

Copy of your transcript of academic records

Copy of your transcript of academic records

Copy of your transcript of academic records

Copy of your transcript of academic records

CV in English

CV in the language of instruction

CV in the language of instruction

CV in the language of instruction

CV in the language of instruction

CV in the language of instruction

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

Completed application form with 4 passport size photos

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Proof of language knowledge (e.g. Language exam certificate)

Proof of language knowledge (e.g. Language exam certificate)

Proof of language knowledge (e.g. Language exam certificate)

Proof of language knowledge (e.g. Language exam certificate)

Proof of language knowledge (e.g. Language exam certificate)

The payment receipt of the application fee

The payment receipt of the application fee

The payment receipt of the application fee

The payment receipt of the application fee

The payment receipt of the application fee

The payment receipt of the application fee

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Motivation letter

Motivation letter

Motivation letter

Motivation letter

Motivation letter

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

Copy of the photo-page(s) of your passport

 

Please take into account that the different programmes could have special requirements as well; therefore other documents could be necessary to send with the application form. Information about the special requirements of each programme can be found on the individual programme page.