Applying for a semester abroad in Sopron
You apply to spend one or two semesters abroad through your home university, which has to be a partner University of West Hungary. In order to ensure that your application process is dealt with quickly, please note the following guidelines.
Please contact the coordinator at your home university who is responsible for the exchange programme (ERASMUS, university partnership) and apply for an exchange place at University of West Hungary. If your application is successful your home university will nominate you for one or two semesters abroad at University of West Hungary, Simonyi Károly Faculty of Engineering, Wood Sciences and Applied Arts.
Application deadlines (i.e. Arrival of application documents from exchange students)
- 15 May (fall semester)
- 15 December (spring semester)
After being successfully nominated for a place at University of West Hungary please send the following application documents to the International Office in Sopron:
- Application form (please fill in on a PC)
- Learning Agreement - for ERASMUS exchange students (can be submitted at a later date)
- Confirmation of examination grades to date from home university
- Certificate of matriculation from home university
- Copy of passport / personal ID
- 2 passport photographs
- CV and motivation letter
- language certificate
- portfolio (only for arts)
Address for application documents
University of West Hungary
Simonyi Károly Faculty of Engineering, Wood Sciences and Applied Arts
Dean’s Office, Tolvaj Vera
Bajcsy-Zs. Str. 4.
If your application is successful you will receive temporary admission for one or a maximum of two semesters as an exchange student.
You cannot complete a degree during this time abroad.