Admission - Health Social Work MSc

Our faculty allows quite a wide range of pre-requirements for the applicants who hold any of the following degrees or qualification:

  • General Social Work or Social Work (traditional or bachelor’s degree)
  • Social Pedagogy (traditional or bachelor’s degree)
  • Bachelor degree in Health Sciences (Nursing, Physiotherapist, Paramedic, etc)
  • Social Policy, Political Sciences, Sociology, Social Sciences, Pedagogy, and Psychology (traditional or bachelor’s degree)
  • Teacher training (traditional or bachelor’s degree)

In addition to the previous list degrees from any bachelor or master program under the current credit system and degrees issued by college or university acceptable on the basis of the obtained knowledge and credits by the credit transfer committee of the higher educational institution can be taken into consideration.

Now you can apply for the academic year of 2016/2017 and 2017/2018.

Dates of Entrance exam in Nyíregyháza

  • 15 June, 2016
  • 7 December, 2016
  • 1 February, 2017
  • 5 April ,2017
  • 3 May, 2017
  • 14 June, 2017

Entrance exam fee: 350 USD
The above dates are set for Nyíregyháza, but please note that we also organize entrance examinations abroad.
Please check the "Representatives" menu if you prefer taking the exam in your home country or nearby, and get in touch with our relevant representative for more details.
We can accept only full applications scanned into one pdf document sent to our official email address:
Please note that we cannot deal with incomplete applications - if any of the below-listed documents are missing we cannot proceed with your admission.
To apply for our master program we need the following documents:

  • completed and signed application form
  • your high school diploma
  • college/university diploma and transcripts with course descriptions (official English translations, for transfer students only)
  • short CV in English,
  • copies of the relevant pages of your passport,
  • passport sized photograph
  • bank receipt of the 150 USD application fee

Transfering money to the University of Debrecen
Bank name: HUNGARIAN NATIONAL BANK (Magyar Nemzeti Bank)
Bank address: 1850 Budapest, Szabadság tér 8-9.
IBAN Number: HU13-10034002-00282871-00000000
Beneficiary name: University of Debrecen (Debreceni Egyetem)
Beneficiary address: 4032 Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1.

Please print your FULL NAME, Program (i.e. Health Social Work) and "Application fee" in the Comment.
If you prefer sending hard copies, you can also send the above-listed documents via post to our mailing address:

  • Faculty of Health, University of Debrecen, H-4400 Sóstói Street 2-4.

Admission Requirements

  • oral exam (also via video-systems, like Skype)

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Updated: 2019.01.09.

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