University of Pécs
Language of instruction: English
Degree (BA, MA, PhD. etc): PhD
Name of institution: University of Pécs
Address: Pécs 7633 Szántó K. J. u. 1/B, Hungary
Phone: (+36) 72 501 599/ 3267
Fax: (+36) 72 501 508
Type and name of degree:
Duration of studies:
M.Sc. Degree. Formal application should be sent in advance, and the students should participate in an oral exam.
Graduation Requirements: graduate degree (MSc) in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, High School Chemistry Teaching or Pharmacy
Fees (application, tuition, others):
Tuition fee EUR 6,000 per semester
The Central University Library, which was founded in 1774, stocks some 1.5million volumes and numerous periodicals. This makes it the largest library in the Transdanubian region. In addition, each faculty and colleges has its own library and other document resources.
The University has many computer labs in many locations. The labs are available to the students for study purposes. E-mail and web access is also provided free of charge.
There is a wide variety of student entertainment facilities both in and out the university. As Pécs is a student city, many bars, clubs and discos provide the students with additional relaxation and amusement. Pécs received the prestigious title:
Dormitories are (within limit) available for international students. Private flats, rented apartments are available near the university. Approximate monthly cost for a rented apartment: 100-150 EUR for a person.
Main fields of research:
Invertebrate and vertebrate neurobiology, population dynamics, zoo-taxonomy, microbial genetics, microbial pathogenesis, vegetation studies, plant anatomy, plant taxonomy, plant physiology, plant drugs.
Quantum information and quantum optics (theoretical research), theoretical and experimental nonlinear optics, laser physics, Röntgen lasers and low energy plasma physics, theoretical nuclear and particle physics, and QCD, laser spectroscopy, laser applications, fluorescence spectroscopy.
Analytical, general, physical and inorganic chemistry.
Geography of tourism, Regional and settlement development, Historical and political geography, Environmental geography, Physical geography and geology.
The students of the Doctoral Schools are also active participants in the life of the Institutes of Faculty of Sciences, which has seven institutes, including 31 departments altogether.