|College of Szolnok|
College of Szolnok is one of Hungary’s young but dynamic institutions of higher education. With approximately 3000 students and a full time academic staff of 115 and professional visiting lecturers from successful enterprises the college offers a wide range of study programmes and services for its national and international students and its partners. The campus lies on both sides of the River Tisza. The Educational buildings can be found in the beautiful sport and recreational area of the town Szolnok, the Residence Hall and the library in the centre of the city – the two are connected by Central Europe’s longest pedestrian and bicycle bridge. If you are a student or a staff member you can rent bicycles for free and ride around the campus and in the city centre.
You have a wide choice if you wish to study at College of Szolnok. The college offers eight bachelor courses, fourteen professional short-cycle and nearly thirty post-graduate programmes. The institution lays great emphasis on employability skills thus it maintains tight relations with business partners and welcomes a large number of business persons to teach in its courses.
The major emphasis is on business education. Prospective students can choose from four business BA courses: Commerce and Marketing, International Business, Finance and Accounting and Tourism and Catering. The college has bachelor courses in Mechanical Engineering in the Agriculture and Food Industry, Agribusiness and Rural Development Engineering, Agricultural Engineering and Technical Management. All courses have a compulsory business placement semester to develop students’ professional skills. The college operates a three-star hotel to assist in education and to welcome guests from all over the country and Europe.
College of Szolnok welcomes international students from more than 10 countries all over Europe and Asia. The college offers its BA in International Business and its Tourism and Catering programmes fully in English. This enables international students to obtain a full degree in Szolnok, but it also offers Erasmus and other exchange students to study a semester or two in Szolnok and gain a lifetime’s experience.Training your mind is important, but body and soul deserve special attention as well. You can pursuit a lot of sports activities in the premises, you can find a team in a number of sports if you are a professional (basket ball, volley ball, water polo) player. The college’s Gastronomy Club will spoil you if you are a gourmand, the International Club brings you together with international culture and international people, and there are parties, parties and parties. So do not miss the opportunity and study in Szolnok.