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Eötvös Lorànd University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Eötvös Loránd University is a modern university with more than 370 year old traditions.The predecessor of Eötvös Loránd University was founded in 1635 in the rural town of Nagyszombat by Cardinal Péter Pázmány, as a catholic university for teaching Theology and Philosophy. In 1770-1780, the University was transferred to Buda and later to Pest, and with the support of Maria-Theresa, the Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary, became the Royal Hungarian University. Over the following decades, new faculties were established to meet the expectations of a learned society. In the second half of the 19th Century, the University developed into a centre of modern higher education in today's sense, covering nearly every scientific field. In 1950 the university was reorganized and adopted its present name. It was named after one of its professors, the world-famous physicist, Loránd Eötvös. Recently, a new campus has been built on the scenic banks of the Danube for the Faculties of Natural and Social Sciences and Informatics. Currently, the university has eight faculties: Natural Sciences, Informatics, Law and Political Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Education and Psychology, Elementary and Nursery School Teacher Training and the Bárczi Gusztáv Faculty of Special Education. Eötvös Loránd University is...
601-650
2014
601-650
2015
601-650
2016
  • 30.8
    Faculty Student
101-150
2015
151-200
2016
  • 59.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 37.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 72
    Citations per Paper
  • 56.9
    H-index Citations
=321
2014
346
2015
  • 63.60
    Overall Score
  • 73.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 48.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 64.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 58.4
    H-index Citations
16
2015
27
2016
EECA University Rankings
  • 77.30
    Overall Score
  • 95.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 79.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 40.2
    Faculty Student
  • 51.1
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 43
    Papers per Faculty
  • 95.2
    Citations per Paper
  • 25.3
    International Faculty
  • 28.4
    International Students
  • 99.7
    Web Impact
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
3,044
International
97

Number of students

24,531
Postgraduate 43%
Undergraduate 57%

Number of international students

1,403
Postgraduate 37%
Undergraduate 63%
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