Starting from this semester, students can also take an accredited Permaculture Design Course (PDC). The full-house public launch event took place on 4 March in the MOME Auditorium, introducing permaculture as a design system and approach that simulates ecological processes in nature and draws on the synergies between landscape, man and natural resources.
Hungarians have always been outstanding at finding innovative ways to solve problems, often leading to the invention of objects that now surround us every day. Gömböc, one of the biggest sensations in the world of mathematics in the early 2000s has also been developed by Hungarian researchers. Read the story of this unique mathematical invention in our new series of Hungarian innovations!
Sustainability and circular economy were the focus of recent student innovation projects at Széchenyi István University. The young people came up with innovative solutions to four real-world business and organisational problems, with one team, for example, carrying out an energy audit of the Győr ice rink, which could help the club make significant savings.
This January, Corvinus University of Budapest is launching a new world class Laboratory on Data Science and Economic Complexity. The laboratory will strengthen the expertise of the university as it prepares to launch this September its new Data Science in Business undergraduate program, a unique offering in Central Europe.
The Preclinical Research Centre of the Medical School of the University of Pécs has just been inaugurated. The project has created a suitable environment for teaching and research activities, and the centre is unique and niche in the region in several respects.
The Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) launches Hungary's first, English-language Physicist-Engineer programme.