2023. December 10., Sunday
Szegedi Tudományegyetem Szent-Györgyi Albert Orvostudományi Kar

University of Szeged
Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School
Foreign Students' Secretariat

Your Education. Our Mission.


Why choose us?

#Excellent education at a distinguished institution

The University is ranked among the best 610 Universities of the World on the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University list. SZTE also takes a prestigious place in various other higher education rankings.
The University of Szeged with a history dating back to 1581 prides itself on a number of great scientists. Notable faculty members include Nobel Laureate Albert Szent-Györgyi (the former rector and professor of the Medical School who was the first to isolate Vitamin C from Szeged paprika) and Katalin Karikó (one of the inventors of new COVID-19 vaccines).

#Valuable Degrees

Degrees are fully accepted within the European Union and acknowledged in several other countries. The knowledge gained here will enable our graduates to set off for a promising professional career and will lead to solid job security.

#Supportive study environment

In order to provide the best possible study environment practical teaching is conducted in small groups, where students can get personalised attention and have ready access to lecturers and tutors. Right from the get-go, students can take part in voluntary clinical work. To support students who face any kind of challenges during their course of studies, be them academic or personal issues, a mentoring system is operated at various levels.

#Multicultural environment

The University of Szeged gives home to a thriving, cosmopolitan community with students from more than 130 countries studying at 12 faculties set within a beautiful, historic campus where students can be part of a truly multicultural environment. The Student Union of the Medical School advocates for the needs and interest of the international students and organizes various academic and extra-curricular events.