University of Pécs

International programmes


Health Sciences PhD

Faculty of Health Sciences


Degree: PhDnurse
Duration of training: 4 years
Language of instruction: Hungarian and English

Program Director: 

Prof. József BÓDIS MD, PhD, D.Sc.
university professor
rector of the University of Pécs
doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences


Description of the programme: For foreign students there is one alternative to get involved in the activities: participating in part-time training.

Basic data of the Doctoral School is available on the website of the National Doctoral Committee (, detailed informations are available on the website


Admission: Master's degree (MSc) in a relevant field and agreement for co-operation between the doctoral candidate and supervisor


Application procedure: Application form can be obtained from the Secretary of the Doctoral School and also from our website. Students need to attach the following documents as well:

  • Curriculum Vitae (with details of professional activity)
  • Preliminary research proposal (2-3 pages long)
  • Official copies of Degree Certificate plus certified translation in Hungarian
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • List of Publications (if any)


Programme structure: Frontiers of Health Sciences, Cardiovascular Health Sciences, Treatment of Locomotive Disorders, Perinatal Health Sciences, Human Reproduction, Oncology - Health Sciences


Graduation Requirements: Students must achieve 180 credits from different modules, and fullfill the publication requirements covering the area of dissertation, pass the Doctoral Examination, prepare the PhD dissertation and defend it.


Deadline for application Tuition fee Application fee
May 31 EUR 3000 per semester EUR 200


 Application form

For more information, please contact:

Ms. Prémusz Viktória
Administrative expert
University of Pécs,
Faculty of Health Sciences,
Doctoral School of Health Sciences

Hungary-7621 Pécs, Vörösmarty u. 4.
Phone: +36 (72) 513-678