Excellence in Research and Innovation

The intellectual potential accumulated at the University of Szeged and the research conducted here have turned the institution not only into an important centre of Hungarian higher education, but also a crucial actor of innovation in Hungary. The 19 doctoral schools and its internationally renowned research groups participate in high quality education as well as organize and conduct basic and applied research in various areas. An example to be followed by doctoral candidates and young researchers, selected from among the best students, is that 17 of the ordinary members and 4 of the


corresponding members of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) are teachers at the University of Szeged. The research workshops and knowledge centres of the university have a close relationship and cooperate with famous Hungarian and foreign partner organizations. In 4 faculties at the University of Szeged, there are 14 research groups supported by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA). Since 2011. 5 MTA Momentum research teams have been operating here.