Overview
  • Founded in 1769 as the Medical Faculty of the University of Nagyszombat.
  • The oldest medical school in Hungary.
  • Named in honour of Ignác Semmelweis, the revolutionary 19th century obstetrician also known as “the saviour of mothers”.
  • Programmes are offered in four languages: Hungarian, English, German and Italian.
  • Motto: Servamus vitam atque servimus (“Protecting and serving life”)
  • The University’s name is abbreviated as: SE

top  

Faculty and Staff

Total staffca. 10 500
Academic Staff1711
Doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences91
Members of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences11
top

Students (Academic year 2019/2020)

Total students:10 945
International students:3 450
Enrolment by Faculty
FacultyTotal studentsInternational StudentsRatio of international students
Total11 1703 55731.8%
Medicine4 5612 39952.6%
Dentistry84938645.5%
Pharmacy83624228.9%
Health Sciences3 42043012.6%
Health and Public Services565152.65%
András Pető Faculty3533610.2%
School of Ph.D. Studies586498.4%
International Students’ Top 10 Countries of Origin
Germany1 226
Iran446
Norway242
South Korea
214
Israel143
Italy112
Slovakia104
Japan87
China64
United States51
top

 

Last updated: 9 January, 2019