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Academic Calendar

The academic year at the University of Pécs is divided into two semesters, Fall and Spring. The Fall semester begins in September and lasts until the middle of January. There is a one week break during autumn. The sprig semester begins in February and goes until the middle of June. There is a spring break at the end of March.

Please be aware that the Faculty of Business and Economics divides the semester into two periods: one of scheduled classes and one of examinations at the end of each semester.

Academic Calendar for Erasmus and Exchange Students

2017/2018 Fall Semester

4 September – 8 September 2017: Orientation Week

5 September 2017: Faculty Orientation

4 September 2017: First day of teaching

20 September 2017: Deadline for finalizing the Matriculation forms for Enrolment in Neptun (International Office or via e-mail)

4 September – 15 September 2017: Course registration

15 September 2017: Access to course materials on Neptun, the latest

24 October – 27 October 2017: Fall break

11 – 15 December 2017 & 2 – 20 January 2018: Exam period

National & Public Holidays in 2017

1 January 2017 (Sunday): Public holiday

15 March (Wednesday): National holiday commemorating the 1848 Democratic Revolution and the War of Independence against the Habsburg Empire

16 April-17 April (Sunday-Monday): Easter (public holiday)

1 May (Monday): Labor Day (public holiday)

4-5 June (Sunday-Monday): Pentecost (public holiday)

20 August (Sunday): National holiday: St. Stephen's Day, honoring the first Hungarian king, St. Stephen, also: Constitution Day

23 October (Monday): National holiday commemorating the 1956 Revolution against the Soviet dictatorship

1 November (Wednesday): All Saints Day (public holiday)

25-26 December (Monday-Tuesday): Christmas (public holiday)

Business Degree Programs

The Faculty devotes itself to preparing its students for a career in the business world. We are proud of our ability to offer full educational programs in English at Bachelor, Master levels and BA and MA double degrees in German.

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Cerificate Programs

Short term (2 semesters) programs with strong practice orientation. Open to all UP students and free within the UP campus credits (non-up students pay course fees).

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International PhD Programs

Our International PhD Programs are developed on the basis of the Hungarian PhD program of the Doctoral Schools of Business Administration and Regional Policy and Economics, and thus are nationally accredited. We pride ourselves in the fact that these programs combine the advantages of contact-based and distance-based education drawing on the contribution of recognized national and international experts.

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