BSc in Geography

The Geography BSc program offers complete education in geography, with special directions in Landscape and environmental studies, Regional and settlement development and also in Tourism.
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Bachelor of Science in Geography
Duration of training
3 years (6 semesters)
Language of instruction
Deadline of application
Next starting date
Tuition fee: EUR 2,500/sem.
Application fee: EUR 140
Registration fee: -

The Geography BSc line offers full 3-year-education in Geography. The study program offers complete education in geography, with special directions in Landscape and environmental studies, Regional and settlement development and also in Tourism. All three directions are supported by a strong GIS basis.
The program provides a general bachelor level education in geography. It includes introductory modules to Nature and social sciences, to Geology and to Geography. The core of the program is based on the fundamental issues of including topics in Physical, Human and Regional geography. Advanced courses can be chosen from the topics offered for the special directions. Beside the compulsory courses students have to choose optional courses to help them in their specialization. The courses usually consist of two parts: a lecture and a problem solving seminar, each worth 1 to 4 credits, depending on the nature of the topic.
The bachelor course in geography is the basis for the Master (MSc) line of applied geography with a special focus on the BSc specializations plus Geomorphology and GIS available at our university.

For a successful application please follow the steps below:


  1. To apply, click on the Apply Now button, and start your application.
  2. Register on our application site, fill the application form, upload the necessary documents and submit your application!
  3. After you have submitted your application, you are going to receive information on the further steps.
  4. If we received your application fee, we are going to start the evaluation of your application.

Your application file should contain:

  • Application form
  • One passport size photo
  • Copy of passport with personal data
  • Copy of High School leaving certificate (in English or with official translation)
  • Copy of High School transcripts for the last two years
  • Copy of language exam certificate
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV) in English
  • Motivational letter
  • Voucher of payment for the application fee

Language skills

Applicants must meet the minimum language requirements to be able to start their studies in the Faculty of Sciences, University of Pécs. B2 level is a minimum requirement, which is equivalent to an intermediate command of English. (e.g.ELTS minimum 5.5; or TOEFL minimum 66 score). 

Applicants who do not meet the minimum language requirements have to start their studies with an English Language Preparatory Program. 

1st semester
Introduction to Human Geography
Historical Geography
Geographical Fundamentals of Environmental Protection
2nd semester
Meterology and Climatology
Population and Settlement Geography
Economic Geography
3rd semester
Pedology and Hydro-geography
Political Geography
Physical Geography of Hungary
4th semester
Physical Geography of Europe
Human Geography of Europe
Regional Policies
Theoretical Basics of Tourism
5th semester
Regional Human Geography of the Continents
Urban Development and Planning
Regional Geography of Tourism
Environmental Issues in Water Management
6th semester
Rural Development
Tourism Marketing
Environmental Impact Assessment
Landscape Ecology
Regional and Urban Development
Tourism Geography
Environmental Geography

For more information, please contact:

International coordinator
Phone: +36 72 503-600/24283
English Website of the Faculty