WHO IS GOING TO HELP ME UNTIL I ADJUST TO THE NEW SURROUNDINGS?

Your assigned mentor student, the mentor coordinator, but you can expect the help of the colleagues of IRO in administrative matters and also the SH faculty coordinator's and other lecturers' help in academic issues.

 

WHAT  PROGRAMMES WILL BE ORGANISED FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS DURING THE ACADEMIC YEAR?

You will always be informed by e-mail or in Facebook by the mentor coordinator and other mentor students about programmes organised for you. Sightseeing tour in Miskolc, a trip to Lillafüred, Eger, Tokaj, Halloween-parties, Rockwell club, Uni-Café, MEN music festival, 'Meat-jelly' festival, Beer festival... you can be assured, that you will never find the life on the Campus or in Miskolc boring.

 

IN MISKOLC AND ON THE CAMPUS, HOW CAN I SPEND MY FREE TIME?

You can visit one of the libraries on the campus and also in the city, you can go to parties, galleries, theatres, cinemas, shopping, trips to the nature, to other cities, you can do sports... if you require more information on the opportunities the campus and the city offers, do not hesitate to contact your mentor, he / she will gladly help you. See also the advertisements on the corridors of the university, where you can inform yourself, too.

 

WHAT SPORTS CAN I DO ON THE CAMPUS?

Tennis courts, an athletics track, basketball and streetball courts, a football pitch, a sports hall, and a swimming pool can be found on the campus. 
 
There are fitness rooms and gyms in the Sports Hall (the round green building opposite the Uni Hotel), you can have a permanent card for the whole semester for 5000 HUF, and you can use these gyms 8.00-21.00 daily.  Fourteen tennis courts are also available for students at a similar rate.
 
There is a gym equipped for special weight training in student hostel E4, ground floor, which you can use free of charge between 15.00 - 18.00. As it is free of charge, most students like going there, so you have to go to sign up quickly, because later it will be overcrowded.
 
You can join the normal curricular Physical Education classes of Hungarian students (free of charge). Sports and games that can be chosen include: Fitness, Aerobics/Zumba, Thai boxing, Karate, Wing tsun kung fu, Basketball, Handball, Volleyball, Tennis, Badminton, Table tennis and American football.
 
There is a swimming pool as well at the edge of the campus. It is open between 6:00-22:00 on Monday-Friday and between 8:00-20:00 on Saturday-Sunday. A ticket for students (can be purchased with a student ID card) costs 950 HUF, although prices are lower if you buy season tickets and/or use the pool in special hours, early morning or late evening.
 
 

IS THERE A SUPERMARKET ON THE CAMPUS OR NEAR THE CAMPUS?

In Miskolc, you can find numerous super- and hypermarkets, all kinds of shops and groceries, but the nearest to the Campus is LIDL and TESCO. It can be said, that within 5-10 minutes of walking, you can get any service you may need.

 

WHICH PLACES ARE WORTH VISITING NEAR MISKOLC?

Let pictures and landscapes tell the answer to this question and clich here. Or here. Or... here. There are many opportunities and places.