University of Miskolc
Major: Central European Studies
Language of instruction: English
Degree (BA, MA, PhD. etc): MA
Name of institution: University of Miskolc
Address: 3515 - Miskolc, Egyetemváros
Phone: +36/46/565111 ext. 2226
Contact person: Dr. Csaba Fazekas
Phone: +36/46/565111 ext. 2371
Type and name of degree:
MA Central European Studies Expert
Duration of studies:
Any kind of BSc (or equivalent) diploma, good command of English.
Interview on motivation (personal or via internet).
Fees (application, tuition, others):
270.000 HUF (= approx. 830 EUR) Tuition fee / semester.
Central Library of the University of Miskolc was founded in 1735. The total stock contains about 573.642 books and 2698 journals. The Central Library has about 102.106 users every year. The Faculty of Arts has own library on social sciences and humanities and wide access for international journals and scientific databases.
The University provides the computing facilities needed to support all the courses offered as well as research work. Computing facilities are based in the University Computer Centre, the Faculty Computer Centres, the computing laboratories of the Institute of Information and the computing laboratories of the various departments. The computing facilities in the different laboratories are varied, ranging from personal computers to multi-user systems. These computers are linked to the university network, providing easy access to university data banks, software tools, library on-line catalogue, workstations, large computer systems, as well as the Internet.
The University is strongly committed to being a cultural centre and is open to hosting all kinds of cultural events. Art exhibitions are regularly held in the Galleria exhibition hall. Concerts organised in the Assembly Hall of the university attract lovers of classical music, while fans of Hungarian and international pop/rock, jazz and blues bands can enjoy the music of their favourites in the Rockwell Club, or you can have a good time and dance in the disco in halls of residences. The university has its own newspaper and editorial staff. The campus offers outdoor tennis, basket ball, football and running courts for students, a sports hall with up-to-date facilities, several keep-fit rooms, basketball and volley-ball courts. The Miskolc University Campus is close to Miskolc-Tapolca, a famous resort area of the foot of the Bükk Mountains. The city architectural monuments, museums, shops are easy to reach from the campus by public transport.
Settled in a modern campus environment the University of Miskolc offers a friendly atmosphere for studies. The University of Miskolc has seven halls of residence; they are situated on the campus site. Each hostel has a non-stop reception service. The Uni Hotel gives quality accommodation services, where the double room apartments are equipped with kitchenette, suite bathroom with shower, toilet, refrigerator, telephone and internet access. On the Uni Hotel's ground floor you can find a supermarket, stationery, an IT shop, solarium, sauna, infra sauna, massage, gym, hairdresser, snack-bar. If halls are overcrowded or you want to rent a flat in the town, your advisor will help you find accommodation