University of Pécs

University of Pécs


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Dear Students,


The Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development (CERD) was established in 2015 with the integration of two faculties of the University of Pécs (Faculty of Adult Education and Human Resources Development and the Illyés Gyula Faculty, Szekszárd).


The new Faculty of the first university of Hungary preserves and transmits all the intellectual and cultural values and traditions created by its predecessors. The new Faculty offers university courses (BA and MA programs, vocational training and specialized advanced training programs) in the fields of pedagogy, social politics, economics, humanities, social and agricultural science.  As an important cultural, scientific, and training center of the region, with training locations in Pécs and Szekszárd, the Faculty is permanently improving and developing its educational programs to meet the needs of students and to fulfill social and economic challenges. The Faculty is also developing unique education programs (E-learning, Senior Academy), involving new target groups and contributes to the assistance of talented people, re-training of professionals, education of adults, also plays an active role in local and international research activities.


CERD is also offering a master study program in English: the Human Resources Counselling MA program is attractive for those who would like acquire skills, competencies and up to date knowledge about human resource management, the local, regional and global trends and challenges of HR, and beside the theoretical background they could learn the European practical counselling techniques as well. To meet the needs of the potential students, our Faculty is also organizing short term educational programs in English, German and Russian language based on the formal educational programs and the competencies of our colleagues.


It is worth to study in the University of Pécs, it is worth to study at our Faculty of Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development. Experience our educational programs, discover the South Transdaubian region of Hungary, and learn the unique spirit and European traditions of our 650 years old university. If you would like to get more information about our educational programs, do not hesitate to contact us per e-mail ( We are waiting for your application!


I hope that we will start the 2016/2017 academic year together with You in September 2016!


Best regards,


Prof. Dr. Béla Horváth


Faculty of Culture, Education and Regional Development University of

Pécs Hungary



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