Incoming students/staff (Fogadott hallgatók/munkatársak)

General information

Name and Contact Details of the University

Name of the Univerity

University of Sopron

Name of the Faculty

Faculty of Forestry

Address Bajcsy Zs. street 4.
H-9400 Sopron
HUNGARY

Useful web sites:

 

Contact persons

Name Function

Contact details

Ms. Márta SÁNDOR

International affairs representative
Institutional Erasmus coordinator

Phone: +36 (99) 518-210
E-mail: sandor.marta@uni-sopron.hu
dr. Borbála PÁJER-GÁLOS

associate professor
Erasmus coordinator at the Faculty of Forestry

Phone: +36 (99) 518-622
E-mail: galos.borbala@uni-sopron.hu
Noémi ILOVSZKY International student representative
(student office)
Phone: +36 (99) 518-737
E-mail: nagyne.ilovszky.noemi@uni-sopron.hu
Mónika PAPPNÉ BALASKÓ Director of the student hostel Phone: +36 (99) 518-238
E-mail: balasko.monika@uni-sopron.hu

Academic calendar

  Fall semester Spring Semester

Application deadlines

June 1st November 1st
Lecture period

1st week of September –
Middle of December

1st week of February –
Middle of May

Exam period

Middle of December –
End of January

Middle of May –
End of June

Language requirements
English: B2 level

Hungarian Grades vs ECTS

 

Hungarian Grade
(Five-point scale)

ECTS Grade system

Grade

Definition

ECTS Grade

% of successful students normally  achieving the grade

Definition

5 – jeles

Excellent, Very good Outstanding with minor errors

A

10

EXCELLENT - outstanding performance with only minor errors

B

25

VERY GOOD - above the average standard but with some errors

4 –

Good
Generally sound work with a number of notable errors

C

30

GOOD - generally sound work with a number of notable errors

3 – közepes

Satisfactory, Acceptable
Fair but with significant shortcomings

D

25

SATISFACTORY - fair but with significant shortcomings

2 – elégséges

Pass
Performance meets the minimum criteria

E

10

SUFFICIENT - performance meets the minimum criteria

1 – elégtelen

Fail
Further work is required

FX

-

FAIL - some more work required before the credit can be awarded

F

-

FAIL - considerable further work is required

List of courses

Subjects for fall semester

Module Credit   Code
Agroforestry for Sustainability 3  
Biogeography 2  
Biological Invasion 5 EG608-000B0
Climate Extremes and Impacts 5  
Climate Risk Assessment 4  
Eco-Energetics 3 EG506-BBB00
Environmental Chemistry 5 EG158-0A000
Forest and Silviculture 2 E130-123
Forest Mensuration 5 EG196-A0000
Forest Typology 4 EG120-A0000
Geographic Information Systems 3 EG131-BAABB
Hydrology 4 EG142-A0B00
Introduction to Soil Science 2 EG164-AAA00
Plant Anatomy and Physiology 3 EG221-0AA00
Practical Course on Scientific Research                   10 EG-E-BBBBB
Remote Sensing 4 EG527-ABBAB
Soil Protection and Conservation 3  
The Big Game of the World 2 EG89-0000C
Vertebrate Community Ecology 5 EG239-A00AA
Hungarian Language (see below)        10  

Subjects for spring semester

Module Credit   Code
Analytical Chemistry 4 EG149-00A00
Antioxidants in Natural Environment 3  
Bodenschutz 4 EBNXXXH1031
Environmental Ecology 4  
Environmental Protection 3 EG178-A0AAA
Field Mapping 3 EG657-EN
Forest Management Planning 5 EG588-A0000
Forest Protection 6 EG123-A0000
Great Field Trip I. 10 EG281-000K0
Hydrometry in Practice 2 EBNXXXH3083
Land Use Change and Climate 5 EG670-E
Landscape and Rural Development 3  
Landscape History 3 EG176-0BBB0
Landscape Management and Protection 4  
Management and Marketing of Forest Resources    3 EG582-A0000
Management of Protected Forests 5 EG128-000A0
Plant Systematics 5 EG225-A00A0
Water Quality and Contaminant Transport 3 EBNKOMH1028
Watershed Management 3 EG518-B0000
Hungarian Language (see below)  10  

Hungarian language for spring and fall semesters

Module Credit Code
Hungarian as a Foreign Language I.                       10         EG76-C
Hungarian as a Foreign Language II. 10 EG76-C
Hungarian for Beginners I. 2 EG75-C
Hungarian for Beginners II. 2 EG75-C

 

Application

Documents to be submitted upon application:

  • Application form
  • Learning agreement
  • Transcript of records
  • Motivation letter
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency (minimum of B2 level is required)
  • Proof of health insurance for EU applicants (copy of European health card)
  • Photo in biometric format

Accomodation

Accomodation in the student hostel

Accomodation fee

contact balasko.monika@uni-sopron.hu (payment by bank transfer or credit card)

Deposit 1 month accommodation fee
Facilities included in the accommodation fee
  • Wireless internet connection (WLAN)
  • Television and telephone availability
  • Use of computer learning centres, study rooms and clubrooms, football field and bowling alley
  • Bicycle storing
http://uf.nyme.hu/kollegium/index.php?menu_id=1&lang=eng

The Faculty of Forestry – general information

Map: University buildings and dormitories

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