University of Debrecen

Welcome to the Overseas University Link – University of Debrecen information page;

Quick facts:

  • The University of Debrecen is one of Hungary’s five research-elite universities, offering the widest choice of majors in the country.
  • Located in Egyetem, Debrecen, Hungary. It is the oldest continuously operating institution of higher education in Hungary
  • It has over 32,000 students.
  • UD’s 1500 lecturers of 14 faculties endeavor to live up to the elite university status and to provide high quality education for those choosing the University of Debrecen.
  • Our goal is to train professionals possessing all necessary skills and knowledge to enter regional, national or international labor market with a competitive degree.
  • The University of Debrecen is a dynamically expanding institution: due to our infrastructural developments, we not only have a steadily increasing number of educational units and laboratories, but with new and restored residence halls and community spaces we also provide modern living conditions for our students.


  • Undergraduate: International Foundation Programme, Pre Medical Studies, English Language Course, Business Administration & Management, Commerce & Marketing, Food Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (Automotive Production Process Control, Building Services Engineering, Operation & Maintenance Specialisations), Physiotherapy, Public Health, Business Informatics, Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, Musical Creative Art & Musicology, Perfomance (Music), Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Medicine
  • Postgraduate: Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry Engineering, Agricultural Environmental Management Engineering, Food Safety & Quality Engineering, Rural Development Engineering, International Economy & Business, Engineering Management, Mechatronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Health Social Work, Public Health, Complex Rehabilitation, English Studies, American Studies, Applied Mathematics, Chemistry, Hydrobiology – Water Quality Management, Molecular Biology, Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, European & International Business Law, Classical Musical Instrumental Perfomance


Tuition Fees:

Course Tuition Fees per year Duration
Pre Medical Course $7,000 1 Year
Medicine & Dentistry $16,900 5 – 6 Years
Pharmacy $8,000 4 Years
MSc Complex Rehabilitation $8,000 2 Years
International Foundation Year $5,500 – $6,000 1 Year
Other Non Science Undergraduate  Courses $5,500 4 Years
Other Science Undegraduate Courses $6,000 – $6,500 4 Years
Professional Pilot with Type Rating $34,000 3.5 years
All Postgraduate Science Courses $6,500 – $7,000 2 Years
All Postgraduate Non Science Courses $7,500 – $8,500 2 Years
PhD Business & management $12,500 4 Years
All PhD Programs $6,500 4 Years
  • Application Fee: $150
  • Entrance Fee: $350

Accommodation Fees:

  • University Accommodation – $620 – $700 Per Semester
  • Private Accommodation – $140 – $280 Per Month
  • Utility Bills – $50 – $90 Per Month

Intakes: January & September