The participants of the PTE MOONBIKE cycling challenge, which started on 15 May,

reached the Moon in 55 days, breaking last year's record!

Well done!

MoonBike Challenge 2021 (Photo: Szabolcs Csortos)

More than 400 cyclists from nine countries – from Argentina to India – joined by participants of nearly 20 races and organised



EDUC thematic seminars - Call for applications


  • Are you looking for research partners abroad to develop new projects?

  • Do you have a research project, and would you like to find collaborators to develop it at a European scale?

  • Do you wish to expand your research network across Europe



The Green AURA online climate protection conference was held on 31 March, organized by the University of Pécs. After introducing the Green AURA initiative, promoting the development of environmentally conscious local communities, invited speakers from Croatia, Denmark and Hungary shared best



The Green AURA online climate protection conference will be held on 31 March 2021, organized by the University of Pécs. Our goal is to present the Green AURA initiative to the participants, which promotes the development of environmentally conscious local communities. As the first step, we will



The University of Pécs, together with its four foreign partner universities, is launching a video campaign within the V4 Green Universities project. Our aim is to enable university citizens to participate in the climate protection programmes of universities with their own ideas.

Green University, University of Pécs; photo: Szabolcs Csortos

As part of




Kornélia Kurucz, Assistant Professor at the UP Faculty of Sciences is a member of the Szentágothai János Research Center’s virology research team. More specifically, she works with mosquitoes. In the past couple of decades, foreign species capable of transmitting tropical diseases have appeared



Environment protection and sustainable development are the focus of the research of Prof. Dr. Nguyen Huu Ninh from Vietnam, who has won the Nobel Peace Prize as a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in 2007 and became honorary doctor of the University of Pécs in 2009. Upon the