The University of Szeged is widely recognized as a leading actor in the world of science both nationally and internationally. The institution is renowned for its research activities, high-quality education and its commitment to being in tune with scientific developments. In an attempt to give a picture of its diversity, this publication also reveals the key to the success of the institution. As shown in the following pages, balanced development is based on the traditional virtues of hard work and innovative thinking.
Science is the alpha and omega of academic life, and it requires perpetual diligence and a continuous flow of innovative ideas. These concepts form the essential basis of research activities and education, they are fundamental to establishing international relations, and they also render talent management possible. We, the citizens of the University of Szeged, take pride in the fact that due to the results of the scientific activities carried out at the institution, it has become one of the Hungarian Research Universities contributing to progress. The success of the university clearly proves that this well-organized institution is able to meet a wide range of requirements.
It is with pleasure that I present this publication, which introduces the life at the University of Szeged. I also hope this book will be valuable to all its readers in giving insight into the diversity of the university’s community. Take a leaf through the pages, and be our guest at the University of Szeged.