Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem

country rank  26
world rank  6859

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University Overview

Established in 1993, Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem (Károl Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary) is a for-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Budapest (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Nagykõrös. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Magyar Felsooktatási Akkreditációs Bizottság (Hungarian Accreditation Committee), Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem (KRE) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Károli Gáspár Református Egyetem (KRE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Károl Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary
Acronym KRE
Founded 1993 Origins date back to 1855
Motto Soli Deo Gloria
For the Glory of God Alone
Colours Green and sienna

University Location

Address Kálvin tér 9
Budapest (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1091 Budapest
T +36 (1) 455 9060
F +36 (1) 455 9062
Other locations Nagykõrös

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Kálvin tér 9
Budapest 1091
+36 (1) 455 9060

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Protestant Christian-Protestant

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Magyar Felsooktatási Akkreditációs Bizottság

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Network for Christian Higher Education (INCHE)
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)
  • Magna Charta Universitatum Observatory (MCUO)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019