Welcome to Budapest, Hungary, one of Europe's most beautiful capitals!
Your plane has just landed. We hope you have had an enjoyable trip, and we are delighted that you have finally made it here.
When you are outside the transit area, buy a SIM card, preferably with a data plan.
Take the taxi from outside the airport at the booth. Beware of scams and illegal taxi drivers approaching you. Alternatively, you can use public transport. Read about it here:
New students, accepted to start in the upcoming fall semester (September 2017), are kindly asked to take note of the below.
Please read it through carefully to allow for a smooth transition into our university.
Please note that orientation for Erasmus students takes place on a rolling basis as you register yourself at the Department of International Affairs. The Orientation Days stated below do not apply to Erasmus scholarship students.
SAVE THE DATE!
The Orientation Event organized by ESN
(Erasmus Student Network) for Erasmus students will take place on
7 September 2017,
from 12h00 until 13h00.
Orientation Day of the Faculty:Venue: Faculty Council Hall, Building "A" (follow the signs)
Date and time: 1 September (Friday), 12:00
Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holders
Orientation Day on Ceremony of the Faculty:
Room 047 (Gombocz terem), Building "A" (follow the signs)
Date and time: 5 September (Tuesday), 15:00Attendance:
Orientation Day for latecomers:
Venue: to be announced later
Date and time: 20 September (Wednesday)
The semester will start with the Orientation Day for newly-arrived students. Attendance on this event is obligatory. More information and the exact location can be found here: http://www.btk.elte.hu/en/orientation-2016-2017-spring Registration and check-in: 5 - 8 September 2017
More information and the exact times you may ‘check-in’ will be announced during Orientation. Orientation Days organized by the University: 8 September
Participation in this event in not
required, but highly recommended. More information on the program can be found here: https://www.elte.hu/en/orientation-days-2016-2017-spring
Join the Orientation Week: useful and fun programs are awaiting you
A number of interesting and useful programs will be organized by the University's Central International Office. Join the Orientation Week, and gain insight into the university's life, learn about the manifold possibilities it can offer. For more information, click here.
- Start of classes (regular students): Monday, 11 September
- Start of classes (pre-university students): Monday, 18 September
We look forward to welcoming you in Budapest and on campus. Should you have any questions at any point, please do not hesitate to contact us.