Constantly updated information regarding the application process for the 2020/2021 academic year in accordance with the COVID-19 epidemiological situation.
Dear Applicants and Prospective Students,
Concerning the ongoing circumstances regarding the COVID-19 epidemic, kindly note that the admission at the University of Pécs is still in process, and we are accepting your applications for the upcoming academic year (2020/2021). We continue to take every necessary measures and precautions to safeguard the health of university students, lecturers, and staff, and the citizens of Pécs. We are optimistic that the epidemic will be gone before the fall semester starts next September and everything will be alright again.
· Flexible Deadline for Application & Tuition Fee Payments
Regarding the payment of Application fee / Tuition fee, we are flexible with the deadlines, taking into consideration the lockdown in any country which might limit access to banks. So we can extend the payment deadline if you request it. Please note, we accept both kinds of payments, either bank transfer or through the online payment portal TransferWise. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
· Refundable Tuition Fees
In case if you do not get the visa for any reason, i.e.: the borders will remain closed, you do not need to worry about the tuition fee since it is refundable according to the university’s regulations. We recommend you to contact our faculty directly in this regard.
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at one of the following email addresses:
We wish safety for everyone, and we are looking forward to having you as a student at the first university in Hungary.
Leadership of UP FEIT
01.04.2020 | Applicants | 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 (https://transferwise.com).
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 (https://international.pte.hu/support_contact).
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. https://english.mik.pte.hu/international-office We are here to support your admission process and help as we can.