May 14, 2021 13:23
Your most important dates during the spring exam period

The spring term is just around the corner and Hungarian universities start their examination periods in May. It is a demanding time and a carefully planned schedule can help you a lot to get ready for your exams. Check out the most important dates of the major Hungarian universities!

The examination period of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics starts on Tuesday, 25 May and finishes on 21 June. Between 17-21 May the university will hold its replacement period.

At the Eötvös Lóránd University, the last school day will be on 15 May, and the examination period starts on the next Monday, 17 May and lasts till 3 July 2021. The term-time at Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary lasts till 22 May, after that most faculties will start their exam season on 25 May and will have it till 3 July.

The Corvinus University of Budapest, the Pázmány Péter Catholic University and the Budapest Business School will all start their exams on 17 May and at these institutions, students can take their exams till 26 June.


Semmelweis University will have the exam period from 25 May till 9 July 2021 which will be followed by the clinical practice throughout the summer. Students at the Óbuda University start their exams on 17 May and can finish them by 19 June.

Among the universities in the countryside, the University of Debrecen has its exams between 17 May and 2 July and final-year students will have their exam period between 25 May and 11 June.

Most faculties of the University of Pécs will start their examination period on 10 May, but there are some exceptions. The Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology and the Faculty of Medicine for example will only commence their exams on 17 May. The majority of faculties will close their exam sessions by 18 June.

The term-time of the University of Szeged lasts till 14 May, and the exams will start on 16 May. You can sit your exams up until 25 June. If you need to retake an exam, you will have the chance between 27 June and 2 July during the retake exam week.

The University of Miskolc will have its examination period from Monday, 17 May till Saturday, 26 June but this university also has a pre-exam session period between 8 and 15 May.

The University of Dunaújváros will have a four-week-long exam period, the fall term lasts from 25 May till 18 June. The University of Pannonia in Veszprém will start the exams on 22 May and then finishes them on 30 June. And lastly, the Eszterházy Károly University in Eger will hold its exam period between 17 May and 26 June.

Make sure you know your dates, so you can prepare early on for your exams. We wish you good luck with all of your exams! 

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