Foundation for National Health Care and Medical Education

As of August 1, 2021, Semmelweis University is operating under the control of a public-interest trust foundation. The maintainer of the university is the Foundation for National Health Care and Medical Education (NEOA). The new, more flexible structure will make possible for the university to better meet the social, economic and knowledge industry challenges, as well as the expectations for high quality.


Semmelweis University Foundation

The Semmelweis University Foundation is Semmelweis University’s non-profit foundation, which aims to support its educational, health care, and research activities. It was established to support Semmelweis University of Medicine’s educational, health care, and research activities. The Foundation undertakes public benefit activities and performs public functions in the areas of health maintenance, disease prevention, healing and health rehabilitation, scientific activities, research, teaching and education, skill development, and the dissemination of knowledge.


Semmelweis Medical Services Ltd.

Wholly owned by the University, Semmelweis Health Care Service Ltd. (SEK) offers high quality private health care services using Semmelweis University’s clinical background and the expertise and professional experience of its clinical physicians.  It provides services that are not funded by the National Health Insurance Fund of Hungary (NEAK) or that would be available only after a very long waiting period.
The services are provided in the offices specially designed for the University’s departments with the cooperation of the university’s current and former specialists.

Executive Director: Róbert Kovács
Postal address: 1085 Budapest, Üllői út 26.
Phone: +36 20 663 2666

Semmelweis Publishing and Multimedia Studio Ltd.

Semmelweis University has a 100% ownership over Semmelweis Publishing and Multimedia Studios Ltd. It strives to put its publishing activities at the service of the Hungarian medicine, pharmacy and natural sciences, with a modern and new approach, in a manner worthy of the University’s national and international reputation.

The publisher’s aim is to play a defining role in Hungarian book publishing from both a professional and quality point of view, while preserving the traditions of medical, pharmaceutical and natural science book publishing, which is ensured by excellent management control, and the experience and commitment of the employees.

Website: (in Hungarian only)
Excecutive Director: György Szabó
Postal address: 1089 Budapest, Nagyvárad tér 4.
Phone: (+36 ) 210-4403
Fax: (+36 1) 210-1904

SMS – Semmelweis Medical Studies Ltd.

Semmelweis University has a 100% ownership over SMS Ltd, which aims to manage and organize the seamless recruitment and enrollment of foreign students at Semmelweis University. With the help of its international network of regional representatives and its own global promotional activities, the company conducts recruitment exclusively for Semmelweis University.

Executive Director: Dr. Alán Alpár
Postal address: 1085 Budapest, Üllői út 26.
Phone: +36 30 312 46 63


The European Commission’s Research Executive Agency, the National Research, Development and Innovation Office, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Biological Research Centre in Szeged, the University of Szeged, the University of Debrecen, Semmelweis University and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (“EMBL”) signed a multilateral agreement within the framework of Horizon 2020 program.

In order to operationally implement the project, Semmelweis University, the University of Szeged and the Biological Research Center of Szeged have created the HCEMM Ltd. in equal proportions, which operates the HCEMM Center of Excellence for Molecular Medicine, and will carry out research, service and training activities in the field of molecular medicine.

Director General: Dr. Christoph W. Sensen
Address: 6720 Szeged, Dugonics tér 13.
Phone: +36 30 127 0121

University Fencing Club Ltd.

Semmelweis University gives priority to expanding the framework and opportunities for sporting activities, which enables both students and employees to actively participate in a sports organization associated with the institution. As a part of this process, Semmelweis University, together with Eötvös Loránd University, established the University Fencing Club Ltd. with an equal share of the business in order to boost university sports life and create a proper framework for the cultivation of fencing. Within the partnership, the Ltd. established by an equal share of ownership provides the background for the joint fencing club of the two universities.

Managing Director (Operative): János József Horváth
Phone: +36 30 932 5763
Managing Director (Strategic): Zsolt László Ürögi
Phone: +36 20 825 0821

Semmelweis University B52 Ltd.

The Semmelweis University B52 Ltd. as the owner of the University’s premises at Baross utca 52, ensures the full operation of the building. The Ltd. provides the necessary infrastructure in the the seven-story building, that homes the University’s supporting areas on three levels – the Directorate General of Legal and Administrative Affairs and Directorate General of Information Technology – to perform their tasks.   

Managing Director: Gábor Czinderi
Assistant: Eszter Tamás
Phone: +36 20 961 3567
Postal address: 1085 Budapest, Baross u. 52. 6th floor

Semmelweis BC22 Ltd.

Semmelweis BC22 Ltd., as the owner of the university’s premises at 22 Baross utca, 1085 Budapest, Hungary, ensures the full operation of the building. The seven-storey building currently provides the necessary infrastructure for the university’s support departments – such as the Central Economic Network Management Directorate – on two floors, and after the necessary renovations, it will accommodate additional educational and support departments of the university on five floors.

Managing Director: Dr. Andrea Skaliczky
Phone: +36 30 016 49 21
Postal address: 1085 Budapest, Baross u. 52.