December 07, 2020 14:53
Your most important dates during the winter exam period

The winter term is just about to start and in December Hungarian universities start their examination periods. It is a challenging time and a well-planned schedule can help you a lot to get ready for your exams. Check out the most important dates of selected major Hungarian universities!

At Eötvös Lóránd University the term-time lasts till mid-December, the last school day will be on 12 December 2020 (Saturday). The examination period starts on the next Monday, 14 December and lasts till 30 January 2021.

The term-time of the University of Szeged lasts also till 12 December, and the exams will start on 14 December. Between 24 December and 3 January, the university has its winter holiday. You can sit your exams up until 30 January. If you need to retake an exam, you will have the chance between 1 and 6 February during the retake exam week.

Most faculties of the University of Pécs will start their examination period on 14 December, but there are some exceptions. The Faculty of Business and Economics will have its first exam on 5 December, whereas the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology and the Faculty of Arts will only commence their exams on 21 December.

The Corvinus University of Budapest will finish its 14-week-long semester period on 12 December, and the examination session will be held between 14 December and 30 January. Their winter holiday will start on 24 December and lasts till 3 January.

The examination period of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics starts on Monday, 21 December and finishes on 26 January, so you will have 20 workdays to take all your exams. On Saturday, 12 December and between 14-18 December the university will hold its replacement period.

The Budapest Business School will have its second mid-term week between 7 and 12 December, and its examination period will be between 14 December and 23 January. The same dates apply to Óbuda University.

The term-time at Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary lasts till 19 December, after that most faculties will start their exam seasons on 21 December which will last till 6 February. The Eszterházy Károly University in Eger will have its exams between 21 December and 30 January.

The University of Debrecen has its exams between 14 December and 29 January. The University of Pannonia finishes its term-time on Friday, 18 December, and officially the exams start the day after, which will be interrupted by the winter holiday between 24 December (Thursday) and 3 January (Sunday). Their exam period will last till 29 January.

The Pázmány Péter Catholic University and the University of Miskolc will have their examination period from Monday, 14 December till Saturday, 30 January but these universities will also have a pre-exam session period between 7 and 11 December.

The University of Dunaújváros will have a four-week-long exam period, the fall term lasts till 12 December, which is followed by a winter break between 14 December and 3 January, then the exams start from 4 January.

Most faculties of Semmelweis University will have their exam period from 14 December till 29 January 2021.

Make sure you have your schedule, so you can prepare early on for your examination period. We wish you good luck with all of your exams! 

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