API at Corvinus University in Budapest

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API at Corvinus University in Budapest

Explore this historic European city, divided by the Danube river into Buda and Pest. On the Buda side, Castle Hill, the Royal Palace, and Old Town are sites not to be missed. Cross the river and enter Pest, the political and cultural heart of the city. Explore ruin bars, walk the Jewish Quarter, and see why this side of the city is always buzzing! No matter which bank of the city you're on, Budapest has a lot of offer students looking to study in Europe with courses in English!

API students who choose to study abroad in Budapest complete their classes within the International Study Programs (ISP) department of the Corvinus University of Budapest. Located next to the famous Great Market Hall - great for a student to jump over and grab lunch and or just walk the aisles of fresh market stalls and people watch. Students at Corvinus can specialize in international business courses such as marketing, finance, and economics, or choose from a variety of humanities courses such as law, political science, psychology, and more. All courses, with the exception of Hungarian, are offered in English. Semester students who have not previously studied Hungarian are required to take a Hungarian language course alongside their other coursework. Students are automatically placed into a beginning level class. The courses are designed for American and other international students.

Summer students are offered international business courses taught in English focused on Global Business and Innovation Management. This program does not require a Hungarian language course. Summer students also have daytrip excursions included in the program fee!

HIGHLIGHTS 
Budapest is considered by many to be one of the hidden treasures of Europe. It is a thriving city of modern bridges, cafes and markets amid an eclectic mix of architectural styles that reflect Budapest’s unique history. The Danube River splits the city of Budapest into its two halves, Buda and Pest. On the Buda side, Castle Hill, the Royal Palace and Old Town are sites not to be missed. Wait until darkness falls for a breathtaking view of the river with the lights of the seven bridges, the castle and the Parliament building reflected on the water. Pest is the political and economic heart of the city. Its main symbol is the Parliament, which is one of the most recognizable structures in Budapest. Visitors should explore the central market for anything from souvenirs to dinner, or visit one of Budapest’s renowned thermal baths.

Subjects

  • Business
  • Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Hungarian

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