Practical Info

Semester Info

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Semester begins 31 August 2020
Registration Week / Orientation Days 31 August. - 4 September 2020
Lectures begin 7 September 2020
Lectures end 12 December 2020
Exam period 14 December 2020 - 23 January 2021
Public holidays 23 October 2020
1 November 2020
25-26 12. 2020
1 January 2021

The University is closed between 19 December 2020 - 3 January 2021.

Spring Semester 2020/2021

Semester begins 1 February 2021
Registration Week / Orientational Week 1 - 5 February 2021
Lectures begin 8 February 2021
Lectures end 15 May 2021
Exam period 17 May - 19 June 2021
Public holidays 15. 03. 2021
2 - 5 April 2021
24 May 2021

Grading System

Description of the Hungarian grading system: in Hungary the best grade is 5.
Hungarian Grade Definition ECTS Classification
5 Excellent – outstanding performance with only minor errors A
4 Good – generally sound work with a number of notable errors C
3 Satisfactory – fair but with significant shortcomings D
2 Sufficient – performance meets the minimum criteria E
1 Fail – considerable further work is required F, Fx

International Mentor Program

Every semester hundreds of international students come to Óbuda University from all over the world. The aim of the International Mentor Program (IMP) is to encourage intercultural exchange and to support the new students during their stay here, in general, especially at the beginning of the semester.

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Neptun System

Óbuda university uses the Neptun.Net electronic administration system to manage all administrative matters related to registration, courses, exams, tuition fees and stipends. The system is used by all students as well as administrators and lecturers throughout the university.

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A network of sub-libraries form ÓU’s University Library system. The library network operates a common reference library system and effectively assists the teaching and research activities at Óbuda University. The libraries at sites collect, explore and make the documents of domestic and international technical texts available, and are issued in traditional and electronic formats.

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Óbuda University student housing provides accommodation and offers students comfortable living spaces, convenient learning conditions, sporting and recreational activities. Rooms are fully furnished with all basic amenities and equipped with Wi-Fi internet access.

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