Besides being the oldest university in the country, the University of Pécs has earned a prominent position in terms of international excellence as well. The entire institution, as well as many of our faculties and study programs took leading positions in highly recognized international rankings.
UPFBE has always been among the top schools in the official national rankings. According to a prominent national ranking by the business magazine HVG, in the past 5 years the School has been among the top 5 teaching Business and Economics out of more than 150 Hungarian schools in many fields of study. More specifically, the HVG ranking evaluated the School in 2019 as the 3rd best institution among 37 Hungarian schools teaching business and economics.
In 2018, the University of Pécs was the 127th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in the category of Emerging Economies University Rankings. The School’s international recognition and reputation is demonstrated by the fact that the institution is ranked as a Three Palms Institution in the Eduniversal Business School ranking. Three palms institutions are categorised as excellent business schools. With this recognition it is listed among the top five Hungarian business schools in the Eduniversal Business School ranking.