Ceremonial Senate Meeting to Close the Academic Year 2017/2018 and Inauguration of the New Rector


The Academic Year 2017/2018 was officially closed at the Ceremonial Senate Meeting at the Dr. József Halasy-Nagy Aula. Several awards have been conferred, as well as honorary professor, assistant professor and professor titles, habilitated doctoral titles and doctoral titles. With the hopes of establishing a new tradition, the incoming rector took his ceremonial oath in the presence of former rectors of UP and predecessor institutions.

Visit of the University of Mostar delegation at the University of Pecs

A delegation led by the deans of Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Arts of the University of Mostar has paid an official visit at the Rector’s Office on 7 June 2018. Dr. Milenko Bevanda, Dr. Vlado Majstorovic and Stjepan Skoko deans were hosted by Vice Rector Dr. Gyula Zeller, director Dr. Istvan Tarrosy (Centre for International Relations) as well as Mr. Csaba Ruzsa head of the Strategic Office. This was a return visit of a similar delegation of the University of Pécs, which paid a visit earlier in May in Mostar.

The Chinese Ambassador Paying a Visit in the Rector’s Office

H.E. Ambassador Duan Jielong representing the People’s Republic of China in Hungary paid his first official visit in the Rector’s Office of the University of Pécs. He met with Prof. Dr. József Bódis, Rector, Mr. Zoltán Jenei, Chancellor, Prof. Dr. József Betlehem, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences, which hosts the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) focussed Confucius Institute also represented by Prof. Mao Hong, Chinese director of the institute.


Africa Days

May 22: the International Spring’s closing week begins with Africa Days!

Africa week starts with: Angola Day!
Angola represents itself for the first time to our university students and to the citizens of Pécs.

17.00 Angolan photo exhibition opening ceremony

17.30 Movie night: 'Njinga, Queen of Angola' tells us a story of a legendary queen, who ruled in the 17th century of Angola (in English).

Webinar - 2018

We were glad to see, that many of you followed our first Webinar.
It was a great opportunity to get to know more about Hungary, Pécs and our University. If you did not have the opportunity to watch it live, our Webinar is still available on our Facebook page named 'Study in Pécs, Hungary'. 

Or you can watch it here:


University of Pécs Days at the University of Novi Sad

University of Pécs Days at the University of Novi Sad


As part of its Internationalization Programme, the University of Pécs paid a two-day visit at one of its strategic partners in Central and Eastern Europe, one of Serbia’s leading universities, the University of Novi Sad. This visit was a follow-up to the one-day event devoted to the University of Novi Sad in Pécs, as part of the Jubilee Year celebrations in the spring of 2017.

International Calendar 2018/2019

Students from the UP Medical School created a beautiful and enchanting calendar this year.

Which is associated with International Evening 2018, when 12 students from different cultures demonstrated the multicultural diversity of the Medical School on stage.

The fascinating girls donated all proceeds from the calendar to the parents hostel run by Pécs-Normandia Lions Club to provide parents whose children get prolonged treatment at the Paediatric Clinic Pécs with free accommodation.