Budapest University of Technology and Economics Budapesti Műszaki és Gazdaságtudományi Egyetem (BME) 


top General Information


Street:Műegyetem rakpart 3.


Post Code:H-1111

Tel.:+36(1) 463-1111

Fax:+36(1) 463-1110


Institution Funding



Founded 1782 as Institutum Geometricum Hydrotechnicum, acquired University status 1871. Reorganized 1949 as Technical University of Budapest incorporating former Technical University of Building and Transport Engineering, founded 1952. Acquired present title 2000. Under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Culture and Education and financed by the State.

Academic Year

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

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (érettségi bizonyítvány) and entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:None for Hungarian citizens. Foreign students: 3,200 (EUR)



Student Body


top Officers

Head : Gábor Péceli

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Tibor Szabó

Job title:Secretary-General

International Relations Officer : László Dvorszki

Job title:Head, Department of International Affairs

top Divisions

Centre : International Education

Fields of study:International and Comparative Education

More details:IEC

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture, Town Planning

Faculty : Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry

Faculty : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering

Faculty : Economic and Social Sciences

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Management, Social Sciences

Faculty : Electrical Engineering and Informatics

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Power Engineering

Faculty : Mechanical Engineering

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering

Faculty : Natural Sciences

Fields of study:Cognitive Sciences, Mathematics, Nuclear Engineering, Physics

Faculty : Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Road Transport, Transport Engineering

top Degrees

Alapfokozat megszerzését tanúsító oklevél

Mesterfokozat megszerzését tanúsító oklevél

Doktori oklevél

Fields of study:Architecture, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Psychology, Social Sciences

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Careers Guidance

Cultural Activities

Health Services

Nursery Care

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Periodica Polytechnica (8 series)

Research News

Main Press

Publishing House

Updated on 14-01-2015