1. About the university

The University of Debrecen (Hungarian: Debreceni Egyetem) is a university located in Debrecen, Hungary. It is the oldest continuously operating institution of higher education in Hungary, founded in 1538. The university has a well-established program of courses taught in English for international students, particularly in Medicine, which first established education in English in 1986. There are nearly 4,000 international students studying at the university.

The Faculty of Economics and Business is the home of the coordinating partner of the PROMINENCE Project.

Education and research

As a basic objective, the Faculty of Economics and Business endeavors to spread economic knowledge and to increase the level of economic understanding and business skills. The Faculty provides a wide variety of programs from higher vocational training courses to PhD programs. Practice-oriented training plays an important role in the programs of the Faculty, and enables graduates to control and manage enterprises or businesses, and to cope with the challenges presented by international economic competition.

International relations

The Faculty has extensive international relations with almost 30 higher educational institutions from all over the world, most of these belong to the framework of the ERASMUS program, but there are other bilateral co-operations and successful ATLANTIS projects as well.

Business Partners

Due to the compulsory professional practical placement in several programs, the Faculty has widespread connections with local and regional partners. Co-operation agreements exist with several multinational institutions (Henkel, Ernst & Young, National Instruments, Teva), financial institutions (CIB Bank, Erste Bank, K&H Bank) the local government and the local Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

2. University website and address


Debreceni Egyetem
Cím: 4032 Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1.

3. Contact the team

Troy Wiwczaroski


Mária Czellér

Member of the team

4. Gallery