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oktatas_fokep1 Semmelweis University is unique among Hungarian universities teaching health sciences. With a tradition of more than 240 years, it has amassed an enormous amount of knowledge, and has granted diplomas to over 100,000 students, many of whom are now renowned specialists in their respective fields. The University’s eminent personalities and scientific results are recognised around the world. The training programmes – offered in three languages – provide up to date and thorough preparation for its almost 10,000 students in response to the challenges of the modern age.

Postgraduate programmes, prestigious conferences, research scholarships, international partnerships, vibrant cultural and sports life, and numerous other opportunities aid professional development and further development, and provide careers for life to the most talented. Semmelweis University’s talent support programme provides additional nurturing to exceptional students, upon whom the institution’s future is built. It’s a source of great pride that our young scientists played a significant role in our University being awarded the Research University honorific title.

Each year, around 1700 students earn their diplomas from one of the Semmelweis University’s five faculties, and typically find their first jobs within three months of graduation.

Citizens of 74 countries from 5 continents study at Semmelweis University. There are 1775 students pursuing their studies in English, 826 students in German, 213 in Hungarian and 199 in Italian. 177 foreign students studying in Hungarian are Hungarians from the neighbouring countries (Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia and Ukraine).

Faculty
Number of Students
Number of Foreign Students
Ratio of Foreign Students
Medicine
4 486
2 199
49 %
Dentistry
880
410
46,6 %
Pharmacy
843
152
18 %
Health Sciences
3 589
464
13 %
Health and Public Services
520
17
3 %
School of Ph.D. Studies
357
14
4 %
Total:
10 675
3 256
30,5 %

 

Last updated: 2016/08/22