We are happy to welcome you to the Budapest Semesters in Mathematics. On this page you find a lot of useful information, including the schedule of the coming days. Please study this material carefully.


You are cordially invited to the

Welcome Party at 4:15 PM, on February 3rd, Monday

held in our school building (address: Bethlen Gábor tér 2, Room 100)

and the academic orientation session

held the same morning, at the same address, ie

on February 3rd   (Monday) 8:00 AM, Room 102

Please note that your participation in the academic orientation session is absolutely necessary!

During the academic orientation session we cover all basic information regarding your academic life during the next semester, while at the Welcome Party you will have a chance to meet most of your professors for the first time and discuss details of the forthcoming classes, or simply ask questions.
As the room may change the last minute, please look for the signs inside the Bethlen tér building

Courses will start in the same building on February 3rd (Monday) morning at 10:15, i.e. right after the orientation.

The (brief) calendar of the semester is as follows:

Pre semester important dates

January 14 (Tue), Hungarian language course starts
January 14 (Tue), 12:15 pm Practical orientation for those who are already in Budapest; see language school schedule
January 27 (Mon), Pre-registration data is due (questionnaire will be sent out by Jan 20th)
January 29 (Wed), Hungarian language course ends.
January 29 (Wed), 12:15pm Practical orientation II, for Hungarian language course participants.
February 1 (Sat), 2pm Make-up practical orientation at BSM (at Bethlen Gabor Square 2; for those who did not take the language course)
February 1 (Sat), Noon Living in Budapest ("hands-on city experience tour")

Spring 2020 Opening Program

February 3rd (Mo), 8:00 AM Academic orientation, Bethlen Gábor tér 2.
February 3rd (Mo), 10:15 AM Classes begin, Bethlen Gábor tér 2.
February 3rd (Mo), 4:15 PM   Welcome Party, Bethlen Gábor tér 2., Room 100

Academic Calendar

First day of classes February 3 (Mo)
Registration deadline February 20 (Th) Noon
Feedback session February 20 (Th) 4 pm
Drop deadline May 8 (Fr)
Last day of classes May 15 (Fr)
Final exams May 18-20 (Mo-We)
Grade report sheets handed out May 21 (Th)

  1. The Spring break is April 6-13.
  2. May 1st, Friday is a National Holiday resulting in a long weekend May 1-3.