Summer university

Summer university

Summer Universities 2021

ELTE is the top higher education institution in Hungary and alma mater of leading figures in technology, business, politics and public policy, and culture. As the leading research university in Hungary, we are dedicated to develop wide-ranging study programs for Hungarian and international students, facilitating the international involvement and networking of teaching and research staff, and stimulating students efficiently to participate in mobility programs.

ELTE organizes the ELTE Budapest Summer University where one-week and two-week courses are offered fully in English to Hungarian and international applicants, in various study fields.

When:  2 – 15 August 2021.
Where: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
Language: English
Participants: International students
Application period: deadline: 20 July 2021.
Course fee: Early bird till 31. May 2021.


26th ELTE Summer University of Hungarian Language and Culture - it is a four-week program offering an intensive Hungarian Language Course with many cultural components. The summer university brings together international students for an intensive Hungarian language course, lecture series about Hungarian culture, and social activities organized in and around Budapest. There is a possibility to take part in the first 2 or 3 weeks of the program with adjusted course fee.

Please find more details on the website of the Faculty of Humanities.

Data Science for Financial Problems – EIT Digital Summer School

The summer course Data Science for Financial Problems is organized by ELTE Budapest as member of EIT Digital, as part of a series of Summer Schools of EIT Digital. During the summer school, participants will get acquainted with a framework of state-of-the-art technology that will support visual programming and allow alternative approaches of algorithms, comparing the results on the various data sets using the standard metrics.

When: 18-31 July 2021
Where: Online
Language: English
Participants: master students, young professionals, Ph.D. students, and others
Application deadline: 1 June 2021

More details: EIT Digital Summer Schools website

Online Arabic Language Summer School is available for intermediate level students interested in Modern Standard Arabic through written and spoken media sources.

The course will support an active knowledge of Modern Standard Arabic by utilizing and developing all the language skills of the participants.

Duration: 3 weeks from the 5th till the 23rd of July 2021 (48x60 mins)

Time: every weekday from Monday to Friday, except for Wednesdays, from 4 pm to 8 pm (CET), with two breaks. The exact time of the course might change regarding individual requests.

In addition, individual consultations of 45 mins are offered for the participants once a week on Saturday.

Please find more details on the website of the Contemporary Arab World Center.