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Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School
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2024. May 03.

The potential applications of mRNA technology are wide-ranging: in a few years it could provide a therapeutic strategy for cancer, cardiovascular or autoimmune diseases.

2024. May 02.

We would like to inform our users that ClinicalKey Student is available on a trial until 7 June 2024.

2024. April 23.

Calls for application of the Pannonia Scholarship Program have been announced for long- and short-term student mobilities.

2024. April 16.

Did you know that via the university library you can enjoy free off-campus access to a wide range of databases, full-text journals, e-books and other materials?

2024. April 11.

A unique national centre for screening the cardiovascular, neurological and genetic abnormalities of foetuses has been established at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Szeged.

2024. April 09.

Medical students are invited to participate in the summer school on 29 July – 9 August 2024. Students will have a great opportunity to visit different departments of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU) and observe medical doctors’ work at the largest hospital in Lithuania the Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno klinikos.

2024. March 27.

SZTE offers a free Coursera course package on artificial intelligence for graduates.

2024. March 22.

For the 35th time, the Foundation for Szeged (Szegedért Alapítvány) has awarded individuals who have excelled in shaping the spirit of the city, enriching its scientific, cultural, artistic and social life, preserving its values, and who have brought fame and appreciation to the city of Szeged and the University of Szeged.

2024. March 14.

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the 9th McMaster International Review Course in Internal Medicine (MIRCIM) on 9–11 May 2024 in Kraków, Poland.

2024. February 27.

Dr. Gábor Bálint, Professor Emeritus, passed away on 15 February 2024

2024. February 19.

Research.com has compiled an international list of the most highly cited scientists in 26 disciplines. 18 Hungarian researchers in the field of psychology, including 1 researcher from the University of Szeged, have made it to the list. The latter one is Bettina Pikó, Professor at the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School, SZTE.

2024. February 02.

Dr. Lajos Kemény has become the Editor-in-Chief of a prestigious American journal - after the Mayo Clinic, the publication of the journal is now managed from the Department of Dermatology in Szeged

2024. January 29.

The Karger Campus Platform is now available on subscription, offering more than 10 structured training courses for scientific publishing, mainly in the fields of medicine and life sciences. The e-learning materials have been developed by experts with more than 20 years of experience in publishing in the field.

2024. January 12.

Studying in Szeged, Hungary's third-largest city, is an increasingly popular choice for international students. Szeged, located at the triple border of Hungary, Romania, and Serbia, is, without a doubt, one of the most attractive university cities in Hungary.

2023. December 21.

Following a thorough self-evaluation process covering several areas and an on-site visit by the Accreditation Committee, the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School at the University of Szeged has been granted accreditation by the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) for eight years, until 15 December 2031.

2023. December 12.

Do you pride yourself on getting things done early? Or do you have siblings maybe? In either case, at the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical school, that will secure you discounts! We offer discounts to siblings and students admitted early in the admission period beginning in the 2024/2025 academic year.

2023. December 12.

On December 15 between 3 and 5 PM, the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School's mentors help prepare students for the examination period at the Health Sciences Education Center (Szőkefalvi-Nagy Béla utca 6.). Click here for more information.

2023. December 11.

We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Jenő Czigner, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head-Neck Surgery at the University of Szeged on 23 November 2023, at the age of 87.

2023. December 06.

The "Nobel Weeks at the University of Szeged" awareness campaign is launched. "Where knowledge and intention meet" - a series of programmes organised under the motto of the University of Szeged extends beyond the borders of Szeged.

2023. December 05.
2023. December 05.

Katalin Karikó's series of achievements shows no signs of slowing down following the recent Nobel Prize announcement. In the past two months, the esteemed research professor at the University of Szeged has garnered numerous recognitions, reclaiming her title as the most influential scientist, maintaining her role as a mentor, earning yet another prestigious award, engaging with celebrities, and contributing to her list of accomplishments by publishing articles about her remarkable autobiography, "Breakthroughs."

2023. November 28.

On 23 November 2023, the new building of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of the University of Szeged (SZTE) was inaugurated. The new five-storey building meets 21st century requirements in all respects, catering for both outpatient and inpatient care. All services previously provided at three separate sites have now been moved to the 2,500-square-metre building.

2023. November 23.

The new research and education centre of the University of Szeged (SZTE) was inaugurated on 21 November, 2023.

2023. November 15.

A new dimension of health care has been introduced at the Cardiometabolic Rehabilitation Unit of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Clinical Centre, University of Szeged. The new and innovative approach to patient care, which is unique in Europe as well, is based on remote patient monitoring with telehealth systems.

2023. November 10.

October 7 through January 21

2023. November 07.

Come and hear what our former students have to say about the various aspects of the residency programs in Sweden.

2023. October 02.

As the inventor of the modified messenger RNA used in modern vaccines (Covid19), Katalin Karikó was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine together with Drew Weissman, her fellow American research colleague, on the 2nd of October 2023. The announcement of the Nobel Prize winner, Katalin Karikó, one of the most influential scientists of our time is a source of pride for her alma mater, the University of Szeged community.

2023. October 02.
2023. August 02.

Levente Szalárdy has been playing the guitar, violin, piano and folk flutes since childhood and he also founded a folk dance group, but in the end he did not choose music as his career.

2023. July 31.

It is with great pleasure and respect that I welcome you, the youngest students of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School, who are about to start your higher education studies at our university!

2023. July 27.

Writefull markets itself as ’a writing assistant containing everything a student is looking for’. Now this tool is accessible to all our students via the subscription of the university library (TIK).

2023. July 13.

As a recent addition to our Facebook, LinkedIn and SZTE Alma Mater accounts, Szeged University Medical Alumni Association (SUMAA) is now present on Instagram as well.

2023. July 12.

Welcome to Flatrent Team, the best place to find your home away from home in Szeged!

2023. July 03.

László Vécsei, neurologist, member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Professor at the Department of Neurology, University of Szeged (SZTE), was awarded honorary citizenship of the city of Szeged on 19 May, 2023.

2023. June 29.
Applications to the General Medicine Programme are now possible until July 7!
2023. June 12.

Professors from Kuala Lumpur, Switzerland and Italy attended the 11th Szeged International Rhinology Days (SZERINA) cadaver dissection course.

2023. June 06.

A scientific meeting was held at the beginning of June to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Prof. Mihály Boros as Head of Department at the Institute of Surgical Research.

2023. May 26.

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2023. May 17.

Acute stroke is a leading cause of death and the most common cause of long-term disability. Throughout Europe, stroke patients diagnosed and treated in the Szeged region have the best chances for the fullest possible recovery.

2023. April 11.
2023. April 05.

The competition where you can demonstrate and develop your public speaking skills.

2023. March 22.

The surgical reconstructive intervention developed in recent years by Prof. László Rovó, Rector of the University of Szeged and his team of specialists is unique worldwide.

2023. March 16.

The Béla Purjesz Clinical and Educational Centre of Infectious Diseases at the University of Szeged (SZTE), established as a greenfield investment of about HUF 5 billion, fully meets the requirements of 21st century isolation and infection control.

2023. March 10.

A two-year-old boy born with a rare developmental disorder (omphalocele) was operated on at the Szeged Children's Hospital.

2023. March 07.

Professor of Neurology and Neurogenetics; Head of Neuromics Research Group; Director of K.G Jebsen Center for Translational Research in Parkinson's disease (University of Bergen, Norway); Director for Neurodegeneration, Neuro-SysMed Center of Excellence

2023. March 06.

A special unit of the Hungarian Counter-Terrorism Centre (TEK) arrived in Antakya (Turkey) with a medical team on 8 February.

2023. February 21.

Do you think getting into specialty training in the UK is difficult? Join this upcoming Zoom event to hear Dr. Alok Bahl, graduate of the University of Szeged, currently working in the NHS introduce Medic Mentor and their courses.

Time: 6 p.m. 27 February, 2023

2023. January 27.

Application deadline: 20 February, 2023

2023. January 24.
2023. January 24.

At the end of last year, Dr. Endre Varga received the Pro Sanitate Award, a Hungarian governmental award that recognises outstanding professional performance in the field of health care.

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Latest news


The potential applications of mRNA technology are wide-ranging: in a few years it could provide a therapeutic strategy for cancer, cardiovascular or autoimmune diseases.


We would like to inform our users that ClinicalKey Student is available on a trial until 7 June 2024.


Calls for application of the Pannonia Scholarship Program have been announced for long- and short-term student mobilities.