The history of our institution is spanning over three centuries. Óbuda University was established as of 1 January 2010, as a legal successor of Budapest Tech – and its legal predecessors, namely Donát Bánki Technical College, Kálmán Kandó Technical College, and the Technical College of Light Industry.
We offer practice-oriented undergraduate programs in traditional disciplines with modern approach – geared towards the need of the employers. The institution develops science-based, rigorous and intellectually challenging graduate programs – acknowledged by the labour-market. The university offers disciplined, research-oriented, high-quality doctoral programs with the aim to train the researchers and scientists of the future.
Research, development and innovation are a distinguished part of the university, which creates a well-balanced unity with the education. Research, development and innovation is implemented in high-standard, internationally-known basic researches, European and national research projects, as well as industrial developments and innovation.
The dormitory of the university provides accommodation for students, offers comfortable living space, convenient learning conditions and facilities for cultural, sporting and other activities for students in their spare-time.
The library is an information centre of knowledge transfer, which grants students, faculty, and staff, access to traditional and virtual literature, and supports liberal education.
Óbuda University offers many opportunities for students outside of the classroom. These include academic enrichment, recreation, exhibitions, sports, plays, concerts, guest lectures, and much more.
The university also provides a number of services related to campus life. We encourage you to take part in this active life, make new friends, and become part of our vibrant student community.