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.

International Opening Ceremony 2018 and the Inauguration of Palestine Room at SZIU

An official International Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception for the academic year 2018/19 has been organized by the International Relations Office at Szent István University (SZIU) on 5 October 2018.  This year 1088 international students from 88 countries could start their studies at all study levels at SZIU within the framework of various scholarship programmes.

Orientation at SZIU

More than three hundred international students started their studies at Szent István University within a cheerful Orientation Week program on both Gödöllő Campus and Buda Campus. Most students arrived from France, Tunisia, Jordan, India, Syria, Mongolia, Spain, Germany, South-Africa, Turkey and so on.



Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Project with Dongguk University partner

A delegation from SZIU International Relations Centre visited Dongguk University in Seoul  within Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Project at Easter 2018 and as return a delegation from the prestigious partner arrived in June and July for a staff training week.

Olive Tree Donation from the Holy Land

Her Excellency Ms. Marie Antoinette Sedin, Ambassador of the State of Palestine, donated an olive tree from the Holy Land to the Botanical Garden of Szent István University on 3rd May 2018.

Several honourable guests accepted the invitation from H.E. Ms. Marie Antoinette Sedin and Rector Dr. János Tőzser  for Szent István University to welcome the Ambassadors of Yemen, Morocco, Tunisia, Azerbaijan and Angola and the representatives from the Saudi, Egyptian, Algerian and Kuwaiti Embassies.

National Poetry Day at SZIU

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

Taste the world – International Dinner 2018 March

On March 8, all the occasional chefs were standing proudly, representing their countries and serving the curious participants. The best ones were also awarded…

International Dinner 2018 is coming…

Tasty dishes, international community and an eventful evening – all on 8th March 2018.

Business and Management Sciences: New Challenges in Theory and Practice

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Doctoral School of Management and Business Administration of Szent István University, the Doctoral School is organisin

International Opening Ceremony 2017

An official International Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception for the academic year 2017/18 has been organized by the International Relations Office at Szent István University (SZIU). The ceremony took place in the Aula in Gödöllő on 2 October 2017.

The event was officially opened by Dr. János Tőzsér, Rector of Szent István University, who welcomed all the invited guests, professors and international students. Afterwards Dr. István Szabó, Vice-Rector for International Relations delivered his address.