Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar varies from one Faculty to another. 


Study period


Exam period


from the 1st week of September
until the middle of December

the week of
All Saints Day

from the middle of December
until the end of January


from the beggining of February
until the middle of May

the week of

from the middle of May
until the end of June


Holidays in Hungary in 2020

  • 1 January - New Year's Day
  • 15 March - National Day (1848 Revolution Memorial Day)
  • 10 April - Good Friday /differs in every year/
  • 12 April - Easter Sunday /differs in every year/
  • 13 April - Easter Monday /differs in every year/
  • 1 May - Labour day
  • 31 May - Pentecost Sunday /differs in every year/
  • 1 June - Pentecost Monday /differs in every year/
  • 20 August – Hungarian State Foundation Day
  • 23 October - National Day (1956 Revolution Memorial Day)
  • 1 November - All Saints Day
  • 25 December - Christmas
  • 26 December - Second Day of Christmas


For further information about the events and deadlines of the semester, please find information on the website of the chosen Faculty of the University of Pécs. (


Application deadline:

Spring semester intake: 20 November

Fall semester intake: 15 May