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Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology

COVID-19 - Applicants FAQ

General questions regarding COVID-19

Can I apply now?

The administrative process of admission to the University of Pécs continues despite the COVID-19 virus alert. We are accepting your applications for the upcoming academic year (2020/2021). We are optimistic that the fall semester will start in September as usual. Meanwhile, we continue to take every necessary measure and precaution to safeguard the health of university students, lecturers, and staff as well as the citizens of Pécs.

I have difficulties paying the application fee and the tuition fee. How can I proceed?

Regarding the payment of the Application fee / Tuition fee, we are flexible with the deadlines, taking into consideration the lockdown in any country which might limit access to banks. We can extend the payment deadline if you request it. Please note that we accept both bank transfer and online payment via TransferWise (

If I am admitted, pay fees and cannot commence my studies in Semester 1, 2020, am I eligible for a refund?

In case you do not get your visa for any reason, you need not to worry about having paid your tuition fee since it is refundable according to the university’s regulations. For details of our refund policy, we recommend you to contact the faculty directly (

I’m worried I might not be able to start my studies at UP as planned. What should I do?

Please contact our International Office. We are here to support your admission process and help as we can.