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Budapest University of Technology and Economics

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Műegyetem rakpart 3-9. H-1111 Budapest Hungary

Overview

The Budapest University of Technology and Economics is the most significant University of Technology Technology in Hungary and is also the oldest Institute of Technology in the world, having been founded in 1782.

The university is a prestigious Hungarian higher education institute, committed to differentiated, multilevel, high-standard education, founded on intensive basic training, research, development and innovation, and scientific qualification in technical and natural sciences and in certain fields of economic and social sciences.

The Budapest University of Technology and Economics considers its role as to develop international relations in favour of improvement of expertise, knowledge and international reputation of professors, researchers and students. The University aspires to develop co-operations promoting research and education in the field of international relations as well as to evolve different forms of mobility.

More than 110 departments and institutes operate within the structure of eight faculties. About 1100 lecturers, 400 researchers and other degree holders and numerous invited lecturers and practising expert specialists participate in education and research at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. Approximately 800 of the university's 14.000 students are from 50 countries abroad. The Budapest University of Technology and Economics issues about 70% of Hungary's engineering degrees.


Expenses

  • Food and additional expenses are approximately from EUR 170 to 270 per month.
  • Health insurance, entitling students for medical care, costs about EUR 120 / semester. Insurance is the condition of both the enrolment at the university and the residence permit..

 Harcamalar

 Lisans: 6400 EUR

 Yüksek Lisans: 7000 - 7600 EUR


Accommodation

  • You can start the search for a flat to rent in Budapest far before you have arrived there, but it is more reasonable when you can see the place, ask your questions, and bargain the price with the assistance of a local.
  • The first assistance you get from BME is in your Letter of Acceptance offering a hotel (Sas Club Hotel***, Törökbálinti út 51-53., 1121 Budapest). They have been accommodated hundreds of our newcomers from all parts of the world. If you decide to take this option, follow the instructions in your letter. Then, during and after the first few weeks in Budapest, you can make permanent arragements for a local rent.
  • Options to take. These two places are nearby, only one tramride from BME: 
  1. Hotel Ventura*** (H-1119 Budapest, Fehérvári út 179, Tel.: 36-1/208-1232, Fax: 36-1/208-1241, Email: hotelventura@gerandhotels.hu)
  2. Hotel Griff Junior*** (H-1113 Budapest, Bartók Béla út 152, Tel.: 36-1/ 203-2398, Fax: 36-1/ 203-1255, Email: hotelgriffjunior@gerandhotels.hu)

Permanent Accommodation

  • During the orientation week, the last week of August, there is a group of Hungarian students in Budapest assisting foreigners with finding accommodation. You have to make your own arrangements though, they are not an agency: 

    https://www.esn.bme.hu/flats-rent-exchange-students

  • Here there is a website of BME Student Government that also lists flats to rent: http://www.sc.bme.hu/en/index.php?pMenu=&pText=4_6

Average Prices for Private Housing in Budapest:

  • Private accommodation in Budapest is available for EUR 400 per month. 

Rent Per Month Avg.   
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre  300.79 $  
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre  208.70 $  
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre  589.42 $    
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre  430.60 $  
   

Overview

The Budapest University of Technology and Economics is the most significant University of Technology Technology in Hungary and is also the oldest Institute of Technology in the world, having been founded in 1782.

The university is a prestigious Hungarian higher education institute, committed to differentiated, multilevel, high-standard education, founded on intensive basic training, research, development and innovation, and scientific qualification in technical and natural sciences and in certain fields of economic and social sciences.

The Budapest University of Technology and Economics considers its role as to develop international relations in favour of improvement of expertise, knowledge and international reputation of professors, researchers and students. The University aspires to develop co-operations promoting research and education in the field of international relations as well as to evolve different forms of mobility.

More than 110 departments and institutes operate within the structure of eight faculties. About 1100 lecturers, 400 researchers and other degree holders and numerous invited lecturers and practising expert specialists participate in education and research at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. Approximately 800 of the university's 14.000 students are from 50 countries abroad. The Budapest University of Technology and Economics issues about 70% of Hungary's engineering degrees.


Expenses

  • Food and additional expenses are approximately from EUR 170 to 270 per month.
  • Health insurance, entitling students for medical care, costs about EUR 120 / semester. Insurance is the condition of both the enrolment at the university and the residence permit..

 Harcamalar

 Lisans: 6400 EUR

 Yüksek Lisans: 7000 - 7600 EUR


Accommodation

  • You can start the search for a flat to rent in Budapest far before you have arrived there, but it is more reasonable when you can see the place, ask your questions, and bargain the price with the assistance of a local.
  • The first assistance you get from BME is in your Letter of Acceptance offering a hotel (Sas Club Hotel***, Törökbálinti út 51-53., 1121 Budapest). They have been accommodated hundreds of our newcomers from all parts of the world. If you decide to take this option, follow the instructions in your letter. Then, during and after the first few weeks in Budapest, you can make permanent arragements for a local rent.
  • Options to take. These two places are nearby, only one tramride from BME: 
  1. Hotel Ventura*** (H-1119 Budapest, Fehérvári út 179, Tel.: 36-1/208-1232, Fax: 36-1/208-1241, Email: hotelventura@gerandhotels.hu)
  2. Hotel Griff Junior*** (H-1113 Budapest, Bartók Béla út 152, Tel.: 36-1/ 203-2398, Fax: 36-1/ 203-1255, Email: hotelgriffjunior@gerandhotels.hu)

Permanent Accommodation

  • During the orientation week, the last week of August, there is a group of Hungarian students in Budapest assisting foreigners with finding accommodation. You have to make your own arrangements though, they are not an agency: 

    https://www.esn.bme.hu/flats-rent-exchange-students

  • Here there is a website of BME Student Government that also lists flats to rent: http://www.sc.bme.hu/en/index.php?pMenu=&pText=4_6

Average Prices for Private Housing in Budapest:

  • Private accommodation in Budapest is available for EUR 400 per month. 

Rent Per Month Avg.   
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre  300.79 $  
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre  208.70 $  
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre  589.42 $    
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre  430.60 $  
   

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Undergraduate

BScBiochemical Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScChemical Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScElectrical Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScEngineering Information Technology
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScEnviromental Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScMechanical Engineering (Engineering Design and Technology)
Undergraduate, full-time
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BScMechanical Engineering (Process Engineering)
Undergraduate, full-time
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Postgraduate

MScApplied Mathematics
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScBiochemical Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScBusiness Information Systems (Analytical Business Intelligence)
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScChemical Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScComputational Structural Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScElectrical Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
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MScEngineering in Pharmaceutical Industry
Postgraduate, full-time
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