University of Debrecen


H-4032 Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1., Hungary


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The History of the University of Debrecen dates back to 1538, when the Reformed College of Debrecen was established. Today 14 faculties situated on 7 campuses have more than 27,000 students. The international programs were launched in 1987 and all of them are delivered in English.

At present, the number of international students is more than 5,000 and they represent countries from all major regions of the world, including Europe, the Middle and Far East, Africa, and North America. UD offers more than 60 programs in English language on preparatory, bachelor, master and PhD level, and 4 undivided, one-tier programs as well.

Thanks to a wide variety of English language degree programs combined with an education of outstanding quality, the University of Debrecen has been successful in attracting the largest number of international students of any Hungarian higher education institution.

Having been classified as a ’University of National Excellence’ and offering a wide range of academic programs, the University of Debrecen is an outstanding cultural and intellectual center,  one of the best universities in Hungary.