Debrecen Summer School is happy to announce a call for applications

to participate in a two-week international sports course called

University Sports Today and Tomorrow

available for Hungarian and foreign college/university students.


The scholarship grant covers the following:

-      accommodation in 3-bedded dormitory rooms (for 13 nights) 

-      full board (three meals per day during the course)

-      tuition fee

-      participation in extracurricular cultural and leisure activities

Course description:

The objective of the course is to establish an international forum for Hungarian and foreign college/university athletes or students of sports-related fields, covering both theoretical and practical issues in the broadest range of sports. Course participants will attend lectures/presentations/workshops on a variety of relevant topics as well as arrange sports competitions (e.g.: football or basketball tournaments, running events, table-tennis championships, etc.) for the almost 200 international students taking the traditional summer Hungarian language and culture course of Debrecen Summer School. In addition, they will learn about the current and future sports-related programs offered at the University of Debrecen as well as get acquainted with sports in Debrecen through visiting specific institutions and observing training practices. They will be also welcome to attend the extracurricular cultural and leisure activities at DSS, which present a selection of features of Hungarian culture in the afternoons and the evenings.   

Location and time:

Debreceni Egyetem /University of Debrecen – August 02-15, 2015

Application terms and conditions:

  1. 1.      Completed application form (you can download the form from
  2. 2.      Letter of motivation either in Hungarian or in English
  3. 3.      Student status at an institution of higher education in Hungary, where the applicant
    1. a.       either majors in physical education or in a sports-related field; OR
    2. b.      is active in doing sports in addition to studying  
    3. 4.      Intermediate-level command of English

Application deadline: June 29, 2015

Please send your application package to

For further information, call us at +36-52-532-594 or write an email to the address above.