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Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design (MOME)

Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest (MOME) is one of the most significant European institutions of visual culture due to its traditions and intellectual background. In its effort to visualize its professional concepts MOME compounds its own character and traditions with the most up-to-date trends.

Master's Programmes



 The Hungarian Royal Institute of Arts and Crafts opened its doors on November 14th 1880 with its first class, the carving workshop. The Institute belonged to the Hungarian Royal School of Model Drawing and Teacher Training – a predecessor of the University of Fine Arts – founded in 1870. The institution was placed into the (former) Music Academy's building on Andrássy Avenue.


Its educational structure comprises architecture, design, media, as well as theory. Therefore, MOME has a great international potential considering its broad field of education and synthesis of students. The three-cycle study structure (BA/MA/DLA) provides adequate flexibility and mobility for its students.  MOME’s definite ambition is to further broaden its international relations. It welcomes every professional co-operation which inspires its educational and artistic work. MOME on the one hand is a university which educates professional designers, and on the other hand an intellectual workshop with the aim of setting up creative process in order to enhance design consciousness in Hungary.

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Student services

Global International Office develops education and research projects in order to innovate and facilitatate the internationalisation of MOME. Its aim is to increase the broad-spectrum activity of the university to a higher international level. Global also focuses on to reframe the international network system of MOME, and operates as a think tank of international strategy.

Library services

As a public library, in addition to helping educational and research work, our aim is to provide anyone interested in art with general information. Our library - along with the library of the Hungarian Design Museum – is the most important collection of the country's technical literature in the area of applied arts.