Information for parents

Welcome to Pécs


We are honored that you and your child are considering the University of Pécs as a study destination.




The University of Pécs, the oldest university in Hungary, was founded in 1367. With its 10 faculties and nearly 20,000 students today it is one of the largest Institutions of Higher Education. Besides being the oldest university in    the country, the University of Pécs as well as many of our faculties and study programs took leading positions in highly recognized international rankings.


The University of Pécs is a popular destination for international students because of the secure environment, high quality of teaching, reasonable tuition fees, low living costs and the huge international student community.
We host more than 4500 international students from over 100 countries. They choose to study at the University of Pécs, because of the quality of teaching, learning and research.




Because the University is host of so many international students, we offer a large range of services and support programs which will assist your child in adjusting to living and studying in a new country.


Well-known and recognized professors, well-equipped classrooms and dormitories at the University of Pécs enable your child to get the best out of his or her period of study abroad.


As parents and guardians, we know you play an important role in providing advice, information and support to your son or daughter as they plan for their future and consider their tertiary study options. We also know that as a parent of a child who will be moving countries to study, you have particular information needs.


We have developed this webpage specifically for parents and guardians of our international students, to help you guide your child through the process of choosing a university. It includes information about how to apply, course fees, scholarships and the services and support we can offer your child while they are studying with us.


If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.


We wish your son or daughter every success in their future studies.


Dr. István Tarrósy

Director of the Centre for Internationalization and Connections 

University of Pécs


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