List of 43 best universities in Hungary

We ranked 43 best universities in Hungary based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 3.06M citations received by 146K publications made by 43 universities in Hungary, measured the popularity of 1,237 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Hungary
#165 in Europe
#405 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
2,800
Founded
1635
#2 in Hungary
#223 in Europe
#570 in the World
Enrollment
20,152
Founded
1782
#3 in Hungary
#238 in Europe
#608 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1872
#4 in Hungary
#265 in Europe
#666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1769
#5 in Hungary
#287 in Europe
#730 in the World
Enrollment
26,938
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1912
#6 in Hungary
#341 in Europe
#895 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1912
#7 in Hungary
#433 in Europe
#1210 in the World
Enrollment
1,283
Founded
1991
#8 in Hungary
#533 in Europe
#1547 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1920
#9 in Hungary
#554 in Europe
#1647 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2000
#10 in Hungary
#642 in Europe
#1979 in the World
Acceptance Rate
27%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1949
#11 in Hungary
#663 in Europe
#2068 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1635
#12 in Hungary
#676 in Europe
#2128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1949
#13 in Hungary
#741 in Europe
#2402 in the World
Enrollment
12,888
Founded
2010
#14 in Hungary
#832 in Europe
#2830 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968
#15 in Hungary
#853 in Europe
#2910 in the World
Founded
1808
#17 in Hungary
#1059 in Europe
#3940 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2000
#18 in Hungary
#1090 in Europe
#4078 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1774
#19 in Hungary
#1106 in Europe
#4196 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1857
#20 in Hungary
#1304 in Europe
#5218 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1880
#21 in Hungary
#1349 in Europe
#5442 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1993
#22 in Hungary
#1439 in Europe
#5874 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1962
#23 in Hungary
#1443 in Europe
#5904 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Founded
2004
#24 in Hungary
#1495 in Europe
#6221 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1991
#25 in Hungary
#1637 in Europe
#6901 in the World
Founded
1990
#26 in Hungary
#1657 in Europe
#7014 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
2001
#27 in Hungary
#1775 in Europe
#7661 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
1865
#28 in Hungary
#1802 in Europe
#7807 in the World
Founded
1875
#29 in Hungary
#1830 in Europe
#7931 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
750
Founded
1871
#30 in Hungary
#1864 in Europe
#8019 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2001
#31 in Hungary
#1936 in Europe
#8236 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1950
#32 in Hungary
#1972 in Europe
#8383 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Founded
1992
#33 in Hungary
#1995 in Europe
#8457 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2016
#34 in Hungary
#2012 in Europe
#8507 in the World
Founded
2000
#35 in Hungary
#2024 in Europe
#8556 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1948
#36 in Hungary
#2251 in Europe
#9502 in the World
Founded
1992
#37 in Hungary
#2263 in Europe
#9573 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1538
#38 in Hungary
#2266 in Europe
#9582 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1962
#39 in Hungary
#2275 in Europe
#9603 in the World
Founded
1996
#40 in Hungary
#2335 in Europe
#9838 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2000
#41 in Hungary
#2336 in Europe
#9840 in the World
Founded
2009
#42 in Hungary
#2373 in Europe
#9996 in the World
Founded
1987
#43 in Hungary
#2713 in Europe
#12416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
125
Founded
1566

The best cities to study in Hungary based on the number of universities and their ranks are Budapest, Szeged, Debrecen, and Pecs.

Average cost of living for students in Hungary is $391 + $51-363 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).