Pázmány Péter Katolikus Egyetem

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world rank  3815

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University Overview

Established in 1635, Pázmány Péter Katolikus Egyetem (Pázmány Péter Catholic University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban 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): Piliscsaba, Esztergom. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Magyar Felsooktatási Akkreditációs Bizottság (Hungarian Accreditation Committee), Pázmány Péter Katolikus Egyetem (PPKE) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pázmány Péter Katolikus Egyetem (PPKE) 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 384 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Acronym PPKE
Founded 1635

University Location

Address Szentkirályi útca 28
Budapest (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1088 Budapest
T +36 (1) 429 7211
F +36 (1) 318 0507
Other locations Piliscsaba, Esztergom

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • International Research Universities Network (IRUN)

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019