Universities in Budapest, Hungary
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  • Universities in Budapest
  • (13 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Budapest
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Latest URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance from Urap . 3 universities from Budapest appear in this ranking.
  • 15 Dec, 2021: Publication of QS University Rankings: EECA Emerging Europe & Central Asia. Eötvös Loránd University with highest ranking among universities in Budapest ranked #26.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Publication of US News: Best Global Universities. Eötvös Loránd University with highest ranking among universities in Budapest ranked #434.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: New edition of NTU by Subject (Economics & Business). 10 universities in Budapest ranked.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Budapest

Politics
#25 
Közép-Európai Egyetem
Physics
#101 
Eötvös Loránd University
Engineering - Civil & Structural
#151 
Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Linguistics
#151 
Eötvös Loránd University
Clinical Medicine
#201 
Semmelweis University
Mathematics
#201 
Eötvös Loránd University
Computer Science & Information Systems
#301 
Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Agriculture & Forestry
#301 
Eötvös Loránd University
Arts and Humanities
#401 
Eötvös Loránd University
Education
#501 
Eötvös Loránd University

Rankings of universities in Budapest, Hungary 2022

#1

Eötvös Loránd University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (210 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #433 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Semmelweis University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (55 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #251 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #354 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #633 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]


#3

Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (399 reviews)
  • #9 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #437 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]



#4

Corvinus University of Budapest

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (327 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #1201 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #565 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#5

Óbuda University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (206 reviews)
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  • #6 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #14 
  • #603 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #3307 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#6

Közép-Európai Egyetem

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (239 reviews)
  • #8 
  • #549 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #821 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #1173 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#7

Pázmány Péter Catholic University

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  • #7 
  • #535 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #8 
  • #2149 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #231 
QS University Rankings: EECA Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 15 December, 2021]

#8

International Business School

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (104 reviews)
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  • #12 
  • #3375 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #20 
  • #10748 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

University of Veterinary Medicine Budapest

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
  • #13 
  • #3516 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #15 
  • #3766 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Károl Gáspár University of the Reformed Church

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (74 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #351 
QS University Rankings: EECA Emerging Europe & Central Asia
[Published 15 December, 2021]

#11

Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (26 reviews)
  • #18 
  • #8759 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

Hungarian University of Fine Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (39 reviews)
  • #19 
  • #10178 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Budapest Metropolitan University of Applied Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (274 reviews)
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  • #21 
  • #11028 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#14

Andrássy Gyula German Language University of Budapest

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (62 reviews)
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  • #22 
  • #11808 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#15

Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (574 reviews)
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#16

Hungarian Dance Academy

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (6 reviews)

#17

Budapest Business School

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (95 reviews)
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#18

King Sigismund College

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (169 reviews)

Budapest Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1742000

Time: GMT +1

District/province: Budapest,

Living costs for students in Budapest:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 56* (44% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 49* (51% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 51* (49% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 1,146.44 HUF
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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Eötvös Loránd University ranks #1 in Budapest in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Budapest Eötvös Loránd University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 22 rankings where Eötvös Loránd University is listed.

Közép-Európai Egyetem is ranked best in Budapest for Social Studies & Humanities (Politics). See all rankings for the Közép-Európai Egyetem.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Budapest University of Technology and Economics is ranked best in Budapest for Engineering (Engineering - Civil & Structural). See all rankings for the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Languages & Literature (Linguistics). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Semmelweis University is ranked best in Budapest for Medicine & Health (Clinical Medicine). See all rankings for the Semmelweis University.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Budapest University of Technology and Economics is ranked best in Budapest for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Eötvös Loránd University is ranked best in Budapest for Education (Education). See all rankings for the Eötvös Loránd University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: EECA Emerging Europe & Central Asia:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 10%
Papers per faculty 10%
International research network 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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