General Information – University of Szeged
Medicine: The medical training in Szeged at the University of Szeged is offered in English and lasts 6 years. It offers high-class education and an optimal preparation for the medical profession. The Faculty of Medicine was founded in 1775. By then, it was part of the University of Cluj-Napoca in Romania, which was founded in 1581. In 1951 it became independent and was known as the Medical Faculty of Szeged. In 2000 it was integrated again into the University of Sciences in Szeged.
Dentistry: The degree in Dentistry lasts 5 years and it is taught in English. The Faculty of Dentistry was founded in 2007 and since then it is known as one of the best education institutions in Hungary. Another good reason to study there is the close relationship with the Medical Faculty of Szeged. The Dental University Clinic is known for its intensive research, high education standards and good care services to the patients.
Pharmacy: The Faculty of Pharmacy was founded in 1957, although the Pharmacy field played an important role already in 1921. At this moment 50% of the Hungarian pharmacists have taken their studies at this university. The degree lasts 5 years and after its completion the students can take a doctor degree. The Faculty trains the students to become professional and highly qualified pharmacists. With this qualification you can start your pharmacy career or work in the research department of the university.
If you want to take the English program, you will need to sit first an entrance examination, which comprises questions on chemistry and biology and a short English interview. MSA will send you all the necessary learning material for you to prepare optimally the exam.
All the degrees of the University of Szeged are adapted to the Bologna Process. The recognition in the EU and many other countries is therefore ensured. The medical degrees are also recognized by the WHO and will allow you to take the USMLE exams (United States Medical Licensing Examination), which is the certificate you need to work as a doctor in the USA.