Major: Physical Education and Coaching
Language of instruction: English
Degree (BA, MA, PhD. etc): Bachelor
Name of institution: Semmelweis University, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Sciences
Address: H-1123 Budapest, Alkotás u. 44.
Phone: (36-1) 317- 9055
Fax: (36-1) 317 -2220
Contact person: Dr. Tibor Kozsla Director for Strategic and International Affairs
Phone: (+36) 1 487 9241
Fax: (+36) 1 356 6337
Type and name of degree:
Bachelor of Education in Physical Education and Coaching
Duration of studies:
3 academic years, 6 semesters
every year end of June
Admission requirements: Completed Application Form with the Application Fee: EUR 200
Secondary School Certification from an accredited secondary school
Official Transcripts (or attested copy) with an authorized English translation of
academic record at secondary school
Letters of recommendation from secondary school principal and/or physical
education teacher and from sport club, if applicable
Detailed Curriculum Vitae in English
Hand written motivation letter
English written test (multiple choice)
Physical aptitude test (conditional and coordination) Test Fee: EUR 250
Fees (application, tuition, others):
Cost of the B.Sc. Programme
Year 1: EUR 5,900
Application Fee: EUR 200
Physical Aptitude Test Fee: EUR 250
Registration Fee/semester : EUR 100
Year 2: EUR 5,900
Registration Fee/semester: EUR 100
Year 3: EUR 5,900
Registration Fee/semester: EUR 100
The deadline of application is every year end of June.
The Central Library was founded in 1828 and is located in the main building of the University at Üllõi út 26. The library has a remarkable collection of books, ( # volumes: 80,000), periodicals, videocassettes, CD-ROM collections, etc. both for lending and studying in the Reading Room. The departments have their own libraries for intensive studies as well (# volumes: 250,000).
E-mail, Internet and NEPTUN access is available in the Central Library, in the department libraries and in the Student Centre.
Ball games, tennis, fencing, swimming, karate, etc. in sports-fields.
Accommodation is not provided for fee-paying students in Halls of Residence. Students stay in private lodgings, in rented rooms or apartments.
During the six semester B.Sc. study (see above) students are given the opportunity to register for an Intensive Coaching Course (1 semester) and obtain the Coaching Diploma (non-degree) in the chosen sport on top of the B.Sc. degree.
The Fee of the Coaching Diploma programme is EUR 1,200 for the registered B.Sc. full-time students only. Additionally, interested B.Sc. students are requested to pay a non-refundable EUR 100 Application Fee and to submit a completed Application Form.
International Coaching Course
The International Coaching Course (ICC) is an intensive, 3 month intermediate level course organized by the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports Science of Semmelweis University. The course provides coaches with a systematic way to improve their knowledge and skills in the theoretical, technical and practical aspects of coaching. The course content has been carefully selected to meet the needs of coaches working generally with young, developing athletes as well as with advanced athletes of elite sport. This course in English is offered in Budapest supported by the International Olympic Committee, Olympic Solidarity. The Fall Course begins in mid-September, the Spring Course in mid-March. For further information about the admission requirements and tuition fee please contact Dr. Tibor Kozsla at email@example.com