Practical Info

Semester Info

Winter Semester 2021/2022

Semester begins 30 August 2021
Registration Week / Orientation Days 30 August. - 3 September 2021
Lectures begin 6 September 2021
Lectures end 11 December 2021
Exam period 13 December 2021 - 21 January 2022
Autumn break 18 November 2021 - 19 November 2021
Winter break 24 December 2021 - 2 January 2022
Public holidays 23 October 2021
1 November 2021
25-26 December 2021
1 January 2022
Working day on weekend 11 December 2021

The University is closed between 24 December 2021 - 2 January 2022.

Spring Semester 2021/2022

Semester begins 31 January 2022
Registration week/ Orientation days 31 January - 4 February 2022
Lectures begin 7 February 2022
Lectures end 14 May 2022
Exam period 16 May - 18 June 2022
Public holidays 14-15. 03. 2022
14 - 19 April 2021 (also midterm break)
6 June 2022
Working day on weekend 26 March 2022

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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