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Ludovika - University of Public Service; a “University of cooperation”
Ludovika - University of Public Service (UPS) is a unique institution situated in the capital of Hungary, the vibrant city of Budapest.
Ludovika - UPS is the key educational institution and think-tank of the Hungarian public service, thus, being responsible for the education of future personnel of public administration including civilian professionals as well as military and law enforcement officers. Besides these, Ludovika - UPS is the sole institution in the country providing continuous education and executive training for practising professionals. In this sense Ludovika - UPS provides a career-long training and learning platform from undergraduate-level to senior and executive civil servants and by doing so, offers a knowledge-based career-advancement opportunity. Lecturers of Ludovika - UPS are members of Academia and often practising professionals at the same time, thus students not only receive theoretical knowledge but first-hand experiences as well. In addition, to serve the needs of central and local governments, the University has developed a “comprehensive approach” enabling mobility and crossing of career paths between civil, military and law enforcement services. Furthermore, Ludovika - UPS not only pays attention to developing world-class education but also to creating a modern, lively, open and student-friendly environment with ever developing, 21st century standard quality infrastructure.
Faculties of Ludovika - UPS
Degree Programmes offered in English
Interested students can apply directly to our University for the following Degree Programmes.
Civil Engineering BSc
Duration of the programme is 8 semesters
Students will be acquainted with a broad range of contemporary issues in civil engineering. The course trains civil engineers in construction, operation, maintenance, management and administrative tasks. Our graduates are qualified to manage simple planning and research tasks independently, at a level set out in the regulations. They are also able to participate in more complex planning tasks. Our institute offers undergraduate degree courses in civil engineering. Following 4 semesters of general engineering studies, we offer a further 4 semesters of specialist studies.
Environmental Engineering BSc
Duration of the programme is 7 semesters
This course provides environmental engineers with up-to-date skills in ecology, technology, economics and management, so that they can organize and supervise disaster management and remediation activities. Our graduates have professional skills which enable them to reduce and eliminate existing environmental risks, harms and damage, make sustainable use of natural resources, and implement and operate low-waste technologies. They can devise technological solutions for reclaiming waste and disposing of hazardous waste. Our graduates possess general knowledge in the fields of environmental policy, and the protection of nature and landscape. Following 4 semesters of general environmental engineering studies, we offer a further 3 semesters of specialist studies.
International Public Service Relations MA (MIPuS)
Duration of the programme is 3 semesters;
Students will be acquainted with a broad range of contemporary issues in international relations, from the phenomenon of globalization, the policy making of international organizations to international law and the law of the European Union as well as hot topics such as good governance or integrity management.
Water Diplomacy MA
The Master of Arts Programme in International Water Governance and Water Diplomacy provides a unique, practice oriented introduction to the political and institutional aspects of water management at national and international level. The programme comprises five knowledge clusters: hydrological, technical and environmental foundations of water management, general introduction to water governance (concepts, institutions, procedures, economics), water law (national, international, EU), the politics and institutions of international water governance, and transboundary water conflict management. The Programme follows a practical approach with a strong emphasis on field work, skill building exercises and team projects development.
Duration of the Programme is 4 semesters
PhD in Public Administration Sciences
Provides postgraduate-level education to professionals (researchers and practitioners) working in the field public administration
Main research areas: public law and public administration, state and society, public management, state and economics, public administration in the international and European context, human resources
PhD in Military Sciences
Focuses on the questions of military science regarding the activities of the defence sphere
Wide spectrum of research fields from military history through security theories, defence administration to national security
PhD in Military Engineering
Focuses on fields of research that are specifically related to the military application of engineering
Training and preparation for scientific research in various related fields ranging from basic and applied researches and development, through technology and technology-transfer to technological innovation
All our faculties and two of the doctoral schools welcome exchange students from all over the world. As of September 2020 Ludovika UPS launches a new modular course system especially to attract foreign students to make their studies at UPS more interesting and to provide them with cutting edge knowledge. Courses are offered in thematic modules to Erasmus scholarship exchange students.
Each module contains at least 30 ECTS credits to ensure credit transfer for incoming students.
For the full list of modules and related subjects visit: https://en.uni-nke.hu/modules
A selection of the new modules:
EUROPEAN INTEGRATION MODULE
SECURITY STUDIES MODULE
CONTEMPORARY WARFARE MODULE
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS MODULE
WATER POLITICS & DIPLOMACY MODULE
SOCIAL COMMUNICATION MODULE
Erasmus Student Network
Further information: https://en.uni-nke.hu/student-life/student-organisations/erasmus-student-network
Main languages of education
Why choose Ludovika - UPS?
Ludovika - University of Public Service
Address: H-1089 Budapest, Diószegi Sámuel 23., Lakeside Building
Postal address: 1441 Budapest, P.O. Box 60,
Phone: +36 1 432 9000 / 20496
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