About 500 undergraduate medical students attend the regular one-year course in neurology, which is taught in the fifth year in Hungarian, English and German. In the sixth year, students spend three weeks at the Department before the final exam. Each year, ten to twenty graduate students prepare their doctoral thesis at the Department. The Department is a regional centre for postgraduate training in neurology; there are constantly five to ten residents at the Department preparing for the national board exam. The Department participates in several graduate and postgraduate teaching activities. The Department offers a Ph.D. programme in clinical neurology, including research topics in cerebrovascular diseases, dementias, neurodegenerative disorders, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, and headache.