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For incoming students

FAQ in English on Erasmus+ mobilities in face of the current situation

GYIK az Erasmus+ mobilitásokról a jelenlegi helyzetre való tekintettel

Dear Visiting Students!

In this document, you can find the guidelines of the International Relations Committee concerning international exchange mobilities in the current COVID-19 situation.

For incoming students


General Information

Schedule of the academic year 2019-20

Medical School data sheet

University of Pécs data sheet

Information about courses at Medical School:




Erasmus period time:

Attention! The dates listed here are only valid in a nomral semester. Due to the coronavirus situation the dates may change.

Please consult the following website to read about the UPMS' measures on the pandemic:

Summer Erasmus hosting period: 01. July - 30. August 2020

Summer Erasmus registration period: 31. April 2020


Erasmus+ for Incoming Students


Erasmus Code: HU PÉCS01
Faculty Erasmus Coordinator: Anett Tomózer
Phone: +36 72 536 358
Institutional homepage:

Registrar's Office
visiting students' administrative officer:

Berencsi Anikó


Application procedure

If you are interested in being an Erasmus student at the University of Pécs Medical School, you need to apply online at  unless you  want to come for a traineeship mobility. Students wishing to do their traineeship at our Medical School should not register at the link above but contact us at 

Please note that at the Medical School the semester starts a week earlier than at the other faculties of the University. There are two weeks called registration period before term time. Please check the schedule of the actual academic year since this changes annually.


Immigration procedure

Please remember that every incoming students need to go through Hungarian immigration procedures if their planned stay is longer then 90 days.

Due to the fact that everybody has different time schedule - everybody has to make their own appointment with the local immigration office. Prior to that, Certification of Attendance is needed from the Registrar's Office.

You will need the following forms to be filled:

Immigration Office registration card

Immigration Office information

If you come outside of the European Union, please fill out the following form as well:

3rd countries_2018 Residence permit inset 14 - purpose of study or student mobility


If you come from the EU:

Good to know about applying for residence permit:

Official immigration office website address:


Medical Records


All incoming students at the University of Pécs Medical School and the Faculty of Pharmacy have to take part in a medical check up provided by our Medical School where you are asked to present certain medical documents. You can find these documents below.

  • General Medical Certificate - the document has to be signed and stamped by the relevant doctor. It is important if you haven't been given a Hepatitis B/C vaccination before, you have to get it until you arrive in Pécs.
  • A result of a Chest X-ray which is not older than 1 year in the time of the arrival, we need an English or Hungarian certificate.
  • HIV test
  • Health History From/Tanulók egészségügyi törzslapja

    Health History Form ( English version)
    Tanulók egészségügyi törzslapja ( magyar verzió )

Please, send them to our office as well via e-mail before you arrive, and don't forget to bring all the original documents (result of the tests, vaccination card) at arrival in Pécs!



Erasmus Student Network (ESN) is a non-profit international student organisation. It is organised on local (ESN Pécs), national and international level to support international students' intergration.

International (Summer) Exchange Programme for Incoming Students

Application Notice

Here you can find the documents you need to fill in if you apply for the Summer Exchange Program to Medical School Pécs.

Application Form

General Medical Certificate

Recommended practices



Useful information

Student ID card

Exchange and International students are provided with a student ID card with which they can have the same advantages as Hungarian students. You can read about the discounts you are entitled to below.

Student ID Card discounts

Student ID Card reception


Students and staff of the University can use the majority of library services free of charge after subscribing to any of the faculty libraries or the Central Library. For further information visit

Library card


Public transport in Pécs

Within the city of Pécs you can use the bus. The following website can provide you all the necessary information about how to use it, the schedules and the fares.


Medical attendance during your stay in Pécs

The General Practitioner (GP) Service provided by the Centre for Occupational Health and Hygiene of the University of Pécs Clinical Centre offers primary care for the workers and students of the university. For more information about contact and office hours, please click here.

Pre-arrival information, International Student Guide