Semmelweis University is unique among Hungarian universities teaching health sciences. With its 250 years of history, it has amassed an enormous amount of knowledge, and has granted diplomas to over 100,000 students, many of whom are 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 11,000 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 and further development, and provide careers for life to the most talented. Semmelweis University’s talent support programme provides additional mentoring to exceptional students.

Each year, over 1,500 students earn their diplomas from one of the Semmelweis University’s six faculties, and typically find their first jobs within three months of graduation.

Students of 72 countries from 5 continents study at Semmelweis University in the Academic Year 2017/2018.
54 percent of the international students study in English, 31 percent in German and 9 percent in Italian. 5 percent of the international students study in Hungarian.

Faculty
Number of Students
Number of International Students
Ratio of International Students
Medicine
4 510
2 225
49 %
Dentistry
887
408
46 %
Pharmacy
795
200
25%
Health Sciences
3 545
568
16%
Health and Public Services
519
6
1 %
András Pető Faculty
294
5
2%
School of Ph.D. Studies
446
30
7 %
Total:
10 996
3 442
31%