Orientation Week for International Students 2018/2019 Spring

Orientation Week for International Students 2018/2019 Spring
We warmly invite all international students to the Orientation Week for the spring semester in 2018/2019 at ELTE. We highly recommend that all newly-arrived international students attend the event.

Date: 4-8 February 2019
Join the event on Facebook to receive regular updates. (link later)

Participation is free.

The Central Welcome Ceremony and Information Market will be
on the 7th February 2019 from 2pm, in our beautiful Aula Magna
programme is available here.
For faculty level events please check the full programme below.

Please note that online registration is necessary for the Hungarian crash course - ONLINE REGISTRATION is OPEN, please register here.

During the Orientation Week you will hear about:

  • ELTE and ELTE faculties in general
  • Administrative to-do’s to get settled in Budapest (registration in Budapest, insurance) and to start your studies at ELTE (registration at the University, student ID)
  • Services provided by the University (e.g., library, language learning)
  • Ways to spend free time at ELTE (ESN ELTE, sports, university choir and orchestra, dance group) Facebook events see below 


4th February 2019 MONDAY

  • Personal registration will open for Faculty of Law from 4-8th February (programme is available here) 
  • Personal registration will open for Bárczi Gusztáv Faculty of Special Education (programme is available here)
  • Faculty opening ceremony and registration at the Faculty of Humanities (programme is available here)
  • ESN event @19.00 Meet your mentor/mentee night for PPK (Faculty of Psychology and Education) at Stifler 32 Bar (Rákóczi út 32)

5th February 2019 TUESDAY

6th February 2019 WEDNESDAY

Faculty Welcome and info sessions at the

7th February 2019 THURSDAY

  • Faculty Welcome and info sessions at the Faculty of Informatics (programme is available here)
  • 14.00-16.30 pm WELCOME CEREMONY AND INFORMATION MARKET (programme is available here)
  • ESN event @16.30 Scevenger Hunt - after the Information Market. Meeting in front of the Faculty of Law building A

8th February 2019 FRIDAY

  • Faculty Orientation for Faculty of Humanities II.  (programme is available here)
  • ESN event @afternoon: Parlament visit 14.15 or 15.00 (max number of participants is 100, more info is available here)
  • ESN ELTE Welcome Party at Story club (Kazinczy utca 21.). Meeting before the party at Füge Udvar or Udvarrom form 20:00

Please note the schedule is subject to change without notice, so check regularly for updates

23-24th February: ESN Welcome Weekend in Eger (city). For more information, click here!