Medical University
Pécs, Hungary

Study human or dental medicine in German or English!

Faculty of Medicine in Pecs, Hungary

At a glance

Application deadline

30 June 2024

Admission procedure



7.500€ / semester

Study places



6 years



Medical studies Pecs
Your medical studies in Hungary

At the Faculty of Medicine in Pecs, it is possible to start studying medicine in both English and German. Today, the University of Pecs has around 20,000 students, of which around 4,500 are international students from 70 countries. In order to provide sufficient space for the students, the new state-of-the-art campus was opened, which also includes a brand new theory building. New lecture theatres, seminar rooms, common rooms and new innovative laboratories have been built here.

The study of human medicine and dentistry at the University of Pécs is comparable to that in other European countries such as Germany and Austria - although Hungarian is also taught as a subject to facilitate contact with patients.

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Your study place at the Medical University of Pécs

Medical University of Pécs, Hungary

The history of the University of Pécs dates back to 1367, although teaching was discontinued under Ottoman rule. In 1921, the university began operating as a state university and has been offering human medicine and dentistry in English at the Faculty of Medicine since 1984. Due to the alignment with the German curriculum, many students begin their studies there and, if a place is available, there is the option of transferring to Germany to complete their degree there.

However, many students also complete their studies at the Medical University of Pécs, as they particularly appreciate the student life and the infrastructure in the historic city.

The study of human medicine and dentistry at the University of Pécs is equivalent to that in other European countries such as Germany and Austria.

  • The study of human medicine at the Medical University of Pécs lasts six years and follows the curriculum established in Hungary valid curriculum, dentistry can be completed in five years.

  • Study languages include English and German.

  • The degree programme and the professional doctorate obtained are fully recognised in Germany, Austria and all other EU countries.

  • According to the EU Directive 2005/36/EC, nothing stands in the way of starting specialist training after graduation.

Admission procedure for admission

To be in the English degree programme To get one of the coveted study places at the Medical University of Pécs, you must have a scientific background during your application. Admission test (biology, chemistry, general English and biomedical English) and submit a letter of motivation by the deadline. There will also be a personal interview via Zoom for applicants. During the application process, we will support you with round-the-clock tutoring and provide you with an e-learning platform specially developed by futuredoctor with over 90 learning videos and test simulations. Of course, we will also prepare you for the interview. With our support, you can take part in the admissions process with confidence and vigour and subsequently embark on your dream degree programme!

For the German-language degree programmes in human medicine and dentistry, there is a individual admission procedure. futuredoctor takes care of the entire admission process for you, so you don't have to worry about it yourself.

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With the help of our e-learning platform and our learning app, you have the opportunity to prepare for the entrance examination at the Medical University of Pécs and for your studies flexibly and from anywhere.

The platform contains over 90 learning videos as well as multiple and single-choice questions in biology and chemistry. This way you can prepare for the entrance exam in Pécs in a goal-oriented way! You can also carry out test simulations.

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The city of Pécs at a glance

Pécs, Hungary's fifth-largest city, has a population of just under 143,000. Situated close to the border with Croatia, it is characterised by the former Roman rule. Later historical influences have also left their mark and are reflected today in the architecture and charm of the old town.

Things to know about Pécs

The city of Pécs

In 2010, Pécs was the European Capital of Culture - and rightly so: sights such as the St. Peter and Paul Cathedral, the Bishop's Palace, the Zsolnay Fountain and many others attract many visitors to the city every year. The early Christian cemetery from the late Romanesque period with its painted burial chambers has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

In addition to the historical offerings, the university city scores with its well-developed local transport connections and numerous leisure opportunities. The three-day Unifestival, which takes place every year in April, shows that the students are particularly close to the city's heart.

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