Tastes of the World at SZIU

The latest event of SZIU’s regular International Dinners took place on 10 October 2019 in Alma Mater Restaurant Gödöllő and it was organized by the Hungarian National Conference of Student Unions, SZIU International Relations Centre and the former president of ESN SZIU, Ms Lilla Gilián.

SZIU Develops Collaboration with Multimedia University, Malaysia

In the framework of the collaboration between SZIU and Multimedia University, Malaysia, Dr Robert Jeyakumar Nathan, Head of Department for Marketing, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Business, Melaka visited SZIU for two weeks in the second half of May 2019.

National Poetry Day 2019 at SZIU

On 11 April 2019 Szent István Universty celebrated the Hungarian National Poetry Day again. The event was organized by SZIU Media Centre, International Relations Centre and Young Artists of Gödöllő Association.

SZIU at APAIE2019 Conference and Exhibition

The Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) was established in Seoul, South Korea in 2004 by a Founding Committee consisting of thirteen university representatives from across the Asia Pacific region. APAIE aims to encourage greater cooperation between international institutions, to promote the value of international education across the region and beyond, to support international programmes, activities and exchange of students and academics.

Recruit in Canada – Higher Education Fair and University Visits in Canada

A delegation of 15 participants, 13 university representatives including a representative of Szent István University (Ms Kinga Püspök-Szabados), and two staff members from Tempus Public Foundation travelled to Canada to take part in the „Recruit in Canada 2019” higher education fair series from February 26 to March 5 2019.

Holi celebration on Gödöllő Campus

Holi is considered as one of the most revered and celebrated festivals of India. It is also sometimes called as the “festival of love” as on this day people get to unite together forgetting all resentments and all types of bad feeling towards each other. The vibrancy of colors is something that brings in a lot of positivity in our lives and Holi being the festival of colours is actually a day worth rejoicing.

Alumni Event and Planting UniversiTREE

Tree planting on the 100th anniversary of Wageningen University and Research

Wageningen University and Research (WUR) leading university in QS World University Ranking/Agriculture and Forestry celebrated its 100th anniversary by planting so-called UniversiTREES at its partner universities. Trees planted worldwide create a forest of UniversiTREES that symbolically represents the international connections of WUR.

UniversiTREE Event on 8 March 2019

On the occasion of 100 year anniversary of Wageningen University & Research a special event takes place at Szent Istvan University on 8 March 2019. Wageningen University & Research, the leading university in QS World University Ranking- Agriculture and Forestry, celebrates the anniversary by planting trees at its strategic partners. SZIU has the honour to be the host of planting the last tree.

SZIU Vice-Rector for International Relations at BOKU

Prof. Dr. Livia Simon Sarkadi, appointed as Vice-Rector for International Relations at Szent István University from 1 December 2018, has been invited to BOKU Ball 2019. The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) is SZIU’s strategic partner and the annual BOKU Balls are amongst the most prestigious events in Austria.

Spring Semester Orientation

The biggest number of exchange students ever will start the Spring Semester on 4 February at Szent István University: 135 exchange students from 40 partner universities of 26 different countries.

SZIU International and External Relations Centre along with Erasmus Student Network Szent István Egyetem (ESN SZIE) arranged a frenetic Orientation Week for the newcomers with official and cultural programs to ease their integration to Hungary.


International Dinner 2018 Autumn

International Dinner 2018 Autumn

A colourful, tasteful and successful international dinner took place on 8 November with the participation of 17 cooking teams and nearly 200 guests. The event was organised by the Erasmus Student Network (ESN SZIE) with the assistance of Stipendium Hungaricum mentors and with the financial support of the International Relations Centre. The venue was provided by the Alma Mater Restaurant.