The Szechenyi Istvan University is situated in two cities (Győr and Mosonmagyarovar) in the center of Central Europe’s golden triangle: halfway between the capitol of Hungary, Austria and Slovakia, along the highway E75 and at the river Danube. Due to its ideal location the city Győr became a very important automotive center. Here can be found the largest engine factory of the world the Audi Hungaria Motor Kft. and hundreds of automotive suppliers. The University provides education as well as pursuing research work in the fields of engineering – especially for the automotive industry. IT, architecture pedagogy, economics, international relations, law and administration, social work, medicine and health, musical arts, agriculture and teacher training. Szechenyi Istvan University’s quality is reflected not only in the national marketplace but also at the international level, as many multinational companies hire our graduates and work with our university (e.g. Audi). Its activities encompass training at all levels, from the vocational courses through the BSc and MSc, to doctoral training and further training. The university offers unique training and research in the region, which serves primarily the engineering focused production activities, building on the North-Transdanubian economy and its social and institutional environment. Its educational activities provide students with high-level, valuable, professional, and practical education, in addition to the ability and willingness to adapt to any situation. Szechenyi Istvan University – 45 years of tradition and experience in supporting Hungary´s leading industrial area with a strong focus for vehicle engineering, transportation and telecommunication. In the meantime our university became the primary server of the regional economy and public services sector, supplier of human resources and training needs in the North-Transdanubian region.
Our student dormitory is the main scene of social life. Friendships and study groups evolve here during my years at the university. In the two buildings of our dormitories, there are 1620 places available. 40% of this is offered to freshmen. Admission is valid for a year, and it is possible to live with people majoring in the same subject as you—possibly your classmates. All students at the university have the right to enroll in the University Sports Club. You just need a valid student card and to pay the registration fee of 3,000 HUF/year and you will have access to all the sports halls as well as enjoy all the following sports and sports facilities of the University free of charge: gym, swimming, aerobic, dancing, athletics, football, volleyball, basketball, handball, rowing, tennis, badminton, combat sport, and ping-pong. The local student organizations and the nearness to the university give you the opportunity to take an active role in vibrant social life.