University of Miskolc
Major: Earth Sciences
Language of instruction: English
Degree (BA, MA, PhD. etc): PhD
Name of institution: University of Miskolc
Address: H-3515 Miskolc-Egyetemváros
Phone: (+36) 46 565 010
Fax: (+36) 46 565 014
Contact person: Prof. Dr. Péter Szûcs
Phone: (+36) 46 565 111 ext. 1061
Type and name of degree:
Duration of studies:
M.Sc., good command of English, interview
Fees (application, tuition, others):
Tuition fee/year: EUR 7000
EUR 1500 (individual studies)
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 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.