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Why Metropolitan?

At Budapest Metropolitan University we educate motivated, cooperative, and resourceful creators who will be able to fulfil their potential in every aspect of life.

Our international, supportive community will help you find and build on your strengths to become the best version of you.

All the while, you will have the time of your life in the vibrant UniverCity of Budapest!

Here is why Metropolitan is the best choice for your studies abroad!

Hungary is affordable, safe and friendly 

  • Great location in the heart of Europe, within easy reach from other major European cities, free movement within the EU 
  • Among the safest European countries regarding crime rates in OECD countries 
  • A number of Nobel-prize winners and scientific inventors got their education here

Budapest is an energetic capital city with lots of international students 

  • A scene for a lively cultural life with more than 30 theatres, over 200 museums and around 1000 art galleries. The city is home to several UNESCO world heritage sites 
  • Living expenses are much more affordable in Hungary and Budapest than in Western European countries, but it still offers the possibilities of a Western European way of life 
  • Budapest even won the European Best Destination 2019 title

Metropolitan degrees are internationally recognized and accredited 

  • We follow the standards of the Bologna process and the ECTS credit system 
  • You can start your studies with a preparatory program or start directly with a bachelor or master degree, all in English
  • We also place a great emphasis on language courses, which are free of charge for you
  • 20+ programs in the fields of business, communication, art and tourism

Find out more about our programs and our application process at!

We prepare you for the challenges of the job market 

  • Thanks to our unique myBRAND training method, you will enter the labour market as an experienced beginner, with a great competitive advantage
  • We give students practical knowledge through real life assignments and projects
  • Our profressors are not only promident academics, but also successful business people, professionals and artists with hands-on experience in the labour market Our Career Centre provides coaching, training and job seeking services 
  • By your graduation, you’ll be able to join the job market with an awesome CV!

We care about our students 

  • At METU, we focus on your individual development and build on your strenghts 
  • The relationship between professors and students is that of a partnership: they will not only be your teachers, but also your mentors.
  • We assist our students with swift and smooth electronic study services, electronically accessible course materials, textbooks and lecture notes
  • Metropolitan has a vibrant student life with parties, events and trips throughout the year 

We provide foreign experience and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities 

  • With a constantly growing number of partner institutions worldwide, you have several opportunities to study or work abroad 
  • We support your international adventures with scholarships of the Erasmus+ and the Campus Mundi programs


We provide a modern environment 

  • Our campuses are equipped with more then 800 PCs and Macs, language labs, and smart boards 
  • We have numerous well-equipped art and design workrooms, studios and specialized classrooms that our students can freely use
  • Our buildings are easy to approach, they are close to several public transport stops 

Easily accessible, user-friendly online application system 

  • Our application site is easy to use, it will guide you through the whole application process 
  • We provide assistance for our students regarding accommodation and insurance, we also have a visa package for those applicants who require a visa 
  • Our staff is committed to doing their best to assist you in solving all the problems you might encounter before your arrival


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