Budapest Metropolitan University

Budapest Metropolitan University

Budapest Metropolitan University, Budapest have become part and parcel of the Hungarian higher education scene in the past 18 years. With a constantly growing number of students, education venues and campuses, and a diverse range of programs. Today the University gathers a total community of around 6,500 students, out of which 1,000 are international students. 

Top reasons to study here

  • The staff of reputed experts: In addition to renowned academics, top business professionals are also recruited to our lecturing team.
  • Vibrant student life! Trips in Hungary and abroad, cultural nights, hobby clubs, academic clubs, and other fantastic programmes
  • Our Bachelor and Master degrees granted by Hungarian higher education are internationally recognized and accredited.

Master's Programmes

Social Sciences (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Journalism & Media (1)



Budapest College of Communication was established in 2000, with state accreditation. It has provided higher educational, adult educational and advanced vocational training courses of a high international and European Union standard in the field of applied communication and business sciences since 2001.


Metropolitan offers a complex educational programs, various higher-level vocational trainings, master degree programs and post-graduate specialist training programs built on the bachelor programs in the field of communication, business, tourism and arts. Metropolitan is characterized by an open and pleasant atmosphere, a strong focus on performance and competition supported by cutting-edge infrastructure on solid foundations.


We are inspired by creativity. The art of creative education is the core value of our University. It is embodied in our teaching methods, it is a central concept in our approach and our students’ attitude. Creativity is the force organizing everyday life at the University paving the way to the future success of our students. We offer a stimulating environment and a unique atmosphere that motivate our students to make use of a wide range of unparalleled opportunities and apply their knowledge in practice looking for new, innovative solutions. This inspiring world offers the key to creative thinking, which is the most immediate expectation in today’s labour market and a crucial issue of the future. 


MET Student Union Cooperative

  • Our key objective is to foster students’ professional development and provide high standard service for companies who wish to employ student workers. 
  • In line with the goals above, we have a strong focus on the employment possibilities and potential work experience offered to young adults. By providing quality labour service and skilled workers with a firm work ethic and professional knowledge and skills we not only serve the interest of our customers but also the aims of our young employees. 

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Student services

  • Electronic student services, full-time in-person, online and telephone customer service
  • Free of charge reference libraries, electronically accessible course materials, textbooks and lecture notes
  • The canteen with seating for 350 people serves both hot and cold food, and there are vending machines for drinks and snacks.

Housing services

Budapest Metropolitan University has two contracted dormitories. One of them is just downtown and the other one is right next to our campus. Due to its exceptional public transport connections, all of our campuses can be reached in 30 minutes even from the furthest dormitory.

Library services

The University provides an on-site school bookshop and free reference library.

ICT services

Student work and learning at the University is facilitated by unrestricted access to a WiFi network covering the complete area of the campus, and a number of computer work stations scattered around the buildings.

Medical services

While studying in Hungary, it is highly recommended to have health insurance; otherwise, you may have to spend hundreds of thousands of Forints on treatments. All of our international students must be insured by MEDICOVER, Hungary’s only medical provider and insurer with a nationwide network. The university will help wih the insurance plan every step of the way.

Student Life

Campus life

The central educational facility of the University, with its modern circular building, is a unique complex compared with the premises of Hungarian higher education institutions. The two buildings of the central campus are located in a green environment. Lectures are held in the lecture theaters of the circular building, each with a capacity of 360 persons, and the two smaller lecture halls of the main building. In addition, our facilities include 21 small and medium-sized seminar rooms with state-of-the-art educational technology and we also boast nine rooms equipped for IT courses.


Metropolitan degrees are internationally recognised and accredited. The educational system in Hungary is multilevel, we follow the standards of the Bologna process and the ECTS credit system. METU is also state recognized and accredited by the Hungarian Education authority and the Hungarian Accreditation Committee.

Student Reviews

I will make my own paradise no matter what obstacles come in my path.
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

first and foremost, I have a great experience with Budapest metropolitan university, the way of teaching is very spectacular. moreover, if we are having any problem regarding our studies, subjects related issues and financial problem student information always available to help student. overall this university is a good place to get your degree and I hope in future I will...

A great opportunity for the new experience!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

My personal experience at this university has been very informative and challenging. Professors work hard in order for us to get all the needed knowledge, that is what I am grateful for the most. They give us a lot of valuable information, which is interesting and inspiring.

A gateway into Europe
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The university had a great international community. Assistance was provided whenever it was needed through a buddy system they had for the incoming students and current students to connect. It was a great place to make connections as the programmes gave access to seminars from people in the field. The challenge came from the language barrier in the country. Although the...

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