Why BME?


Learn more about BME from our brand new brochure!


Why Budapest?

Budapest is the city of history, culture and fun where something always happens.

  • Central location in Europe
  • The Danube River and the Buda Castle are UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Outstanding views
  • City of the spas
  • Affordable living costs
  • Great student life

Hungary is a member of the European Union. As a student in Budapest you will find general European as well as particular Hungarian cultural customs: food, fashion, folk art, music and dance. Take a chance at this amazing city!

Why BME?

Our institution, which was founded in 1782, has been the top higher education institution of Hungary and it also has well-established international reputation.

  • Outstanding quality of education: we have four Nobel Prize winners and dozens of famous scientists
  • International University: we have more than 1000 foreign students each year and foreign professors from all over the world
  • Innovative, research institution: we are the most innovative university in Hungary (according to the amount of R+D and the number of publications)
  • The most important international university ranking companies have placed BME among the world’s top 1000 universities
  • Exciting programs, vibrant city life: the university is located in the heart of Budapest
  • Sport life: we have new sport centres and dozens of famous Olympic medallists
  • Beautiful Campus: the Campus is a city in itself: with beautiful buildings and large parks, it’s a pleasant place all year round


Our main mission is to educate professionals for the industry in the disciplines of technology, informatics, natural sciences, economics, business and management. We have eight faculties. They are (in order of foundation):