IAU Member


top General Information


Street:Fővám tér 8


Post Code:1093


Institution Funding



Founded as Faculty of Economics of the Royal Hungarian University of Budapest in 1920. Became part of the Hungarian University of Economics in 1948. Academic programme divided into three faculties in 1952. Reorganized as Budapest University of Economic Sciences in 1990. Became Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration (BUESPA) in 2000. Integrated the former University of Horticulture and Food Industry (3 faculties of Szent István University) BUESPA in 2003. Acquired present status and title in 2004

Academic Year

September to June (September-December; February-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (érettségi bizonyítvány); Entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:EU/EEA Residents: 220 000 - 390 000 per semester (undergraduate); 220 000 - 480 000 per semester (graduate) (HUF)

International:Non-EU/EEA Residents: 2400 - 3000 per semester (undergraduate); 2400 - 3400 per semester (graduate) (EUR)



Accrediting Agency

Hungarian Educational Authority (Oktatási Hivatal)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : András Lánczi

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Lívia Pavlik

Job title:Chancellor

top Divisions

Faculty : Business Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Commercial Law, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Finance, Fiscal Law, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Rural Planning, Transport Management

Faculty : Economics

Fields of study:Actuarial Science, Economic and Finance Policy, Economic History, Economics, European Studies, Finance, Human Resources, Management, Mathematics, Operations Research, Public Administration, Statistics

Faculty : Food Science

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Biotechnology, Brewing, Crop Production, Food Science, Food Technology, Harvest Technology, Microbiology, Nutrition, Oenology, Viticulture

Faculty : Horticultural Science

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Ecology, Entomology, Environmental Studies, Farm Management, Floriculture, Fruit Production, Horticulture, Information Management, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Nursing, Physiology, Plant and Crop Protection, Soil Science, Vegetable Production, Viticulture, Water Management

Faculty : Landscape Architecture

Fields of study:Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Development Studies, Heritage Preservation, Landscape Architecture, Regional Planning, Rural Planning, Town Planning

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Behavioural Sciences, Central European Studies, Communication Studies, Development Studies, Eastern European Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, European Languages, European Studies, Foreign Languages Education, Government, History of Societies, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Regional Studies, Social Policy, Sociology, Teacher Training

top Degrees



Doktori oklevél

Fields of study:Agriculture, Business Administration, Economics, Food Science, International Relations and Diplomacy, Landscape Architecture, Management, Political Sciences, Sociology

top Academic Periodicals


Hungarian Bibliography of Economics and Statistics

Management Science

Társadalom és Gazdaság

Updated on 29-09-2020