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John Wesley Theological College
Budapest, Dankó u. 11.
About

The John Wesley Theological College was established in BUDAPEST, HUNGARY, as a higher educational institution in 1991. The College is managed by the Hungarian Evangelical Fellowship  (HEF or MET: Magyarországi Evangéliumi Testvérközösség in Hungarian).  It was named after John Wesley, an English cleric, theologian and evangelist who was a leader of a revival movement within the Church of England known as Methodism.

Our mission statement represents the original mission of John Wesley; “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

Currently Wesley College provides a unique, friendly environment for students and professors love to be grounded in the daily reality of social work, pedagogy and environmental protection, close the citizens and communities.

Secular education

The Mission Statement of Wesley does not expect or require alignment of faith from students or professors in any of its departments including the theological department.

Academic programmes

Wesley provides academic programmes in bachelor, master and post-gradual levels in the following topics:

  • Social work: BA, post-gradual (study language: Hungarian)
  • Education Science: BA, post-gradual (study language: Hungarian)
  • Theology:  BA, MA (study language: Hungarian)
  • Pastoring:  BA, MA (study language: Hungarian)
  • Environmental Science: BSc, post-gradual (study language: English, Hungarian)

More information on our academic programmes: https://wesley.hu/wesley-college/.

Campus Chapel

At the John Wesley College we have a Student Chaplaincy with a cosy little chapel, which is open for all of the students and professors. A pastor of the Hungarian Evangelical Fellowship is responsible for the spiritual life of the institution - as for instance the prayers, meetings for Bible study, excursions, but also for individual and personal meetings and pastoral conversations. The vivid, ecumenical, or even interconfessional community is open to everyone.

Mentor Programme for international students

The Wesley’s Mentor Programme aims to support our international students' integration into the academic and cultural life of the Campus. Mentors are English speaking students who provide administrative guidance and academic coaching for international students.
The mentoring staff organizes regularly events for the international students facilitating their integration to the Campus life and getting familiar with Hungarian culture and tradition.

Campus accommodation

Wesley College has its own campus dormitory with cheap accommodation possibilities for international students.

Scholarship programmes available at the university:

  • Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme
  • Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Programme
  • Scholarship for Young Christian People

The scholarships cover the following items:

  • tuition fee
  • monthly personnel allowances
  • free dormitory or living allowances
  • participation in Wesley’s mentor programme for international students
  • free use of all Campus services
  • health insurance

Programmes for Scholarship Holders

  • Preparatory programme

Program objectives

The preparatory programme is organized for international students who intend to participate in academic programmes in Hungarian language. The duration of the course is 2 semesters.  By completing the programme the students gain relevant skills to be able to start bachelor studies in any Hungarian institute of high education.

Name of qualification

non degree course

Programme duration

2 semesters

Programme language

English/Hungarian

Possibilities after completing the course

Students completing the preparatory course are welcome to start their studies at any of Wesley’s academic programmes such as Social work, Pedagogy or Theology.

More information:

https://wesley.hu/wesley-college/programmes/preparatory-programme/

Admission requirement:

Secondary school certificate, Basic English knowledge

  • Environmental Science BSc

Program objectives

The programme aims to train professionals who can overview understand and manage environmental problems, risks and hazards. Our students base their skills in Natural Sciences and develop their management skills in the fields of planning, analytical, problem-solving, decision-making, related to environmental protection, rational environmental management, sustainable development, sustainable security, environmental conflict management.

Name of qualification

Applied Environmental Researcher

Programme duration

6 semesters

Programme language

English

Level of qualification

Bachelor of Science

Possibilities after completing the course

As an expert of environmental science, one will be able to conduct research for finding solutions to environmental problems. Graduated students can work for administrative authorities or research institutes dealing with the problems of nature and environment protection, development centres, and for administrative authorities. The programme develops competencies for innovation, problem solving, cooperation and decision making.

More information:

https://wesley.hu/wesley-college/programmes/environmental-science-bsc/

Admission requirement:

Secondary school certificate, B2 level language skill in English

Languages
  • English
  • Hungarian
Study area
  • Natural Science
  • Social Science
  • Teacher Training
Level
  • BA/BSc
  • MA/MSc/MBA
  • one-tier Master course
  • preparatory program