Welcome to the homepage of International Summer School 2016!
Our aim is to bring talented students from around the world to spend an intensive academic week in the beautiful city of Kaposvár, while fostering international relations of Kaposvár University.
includes: lectures, seminars and workshop
travel expenses of field trips and organized cultural programmes
breakfast and lunch every day
It can be said that at present our University is a modern, dynamic and innovative institution of Higher Education where students can responsibly invest in their future.
We hope that the information provided in our introductory brochure will be interesting for you and will open the way for our future cooperation.
It is capable of adjusting to the requirements of the labour market, trusting that it will influence the requirements and trends of the labour market by transferring versatile and competitive knowledge to its students.
Besides, providing professional education, it puts emphasis on the improvement of the overall skills, abilities and practical expertise of its students.
There are some common features within the different departments and faculties. These are the practice oriented training of professionals, and the purposeful application of new and useful professional knowledge that grant the competitive edge to the university.
The University offers the students a vibrant, animated, active, and modern campus to enjoy their academic years.
Pannon Equestrian Academy
Pannon Equestrian Academy cooperates with other partner institutions (France: Cadre Noir de Saumur, Netherlands: Wageningen, Germany: Warendorf) and riding associations (Hungarian Equestrian Federation, Hungary Therapeutic Riding Association) to provide the quality professional work.
Feed Crops Research Institute
The fundamental future objective of the institute is to satisfy the demand of Hungarian and foreign crop producers by supplying modern varieties and production technologies.
Bőszénfa Game Management and Landscape Center
Bőszénfa Game Management and Landscape Center is the biggest deer farm in Hungary. Bőszénfa, a small village in the hills of Zselic, hosts the Game Management Landscape Center of Kaposvár University. The center was started as an experimental program, and now, it is one of the most important stock in Middle-Europe, with a tradition going back to two decades. The 1300 hectare land provides habitat for more than 1500 red deer, 300 wild boar, 200 fallow deer, 150 mouflon and approximately 50 roe deer. We also breed domesticated animals, such as Hungarian grey cattle, racka sheep, pigs, horses, donkeys, goats and water buffalo.
Its varied activity is unique in Hungary because game management, crop cultivation, forestry, hunting, game meat processing and tourism exist in the same unit. It takes part in many research projects and contributes to the theoretical and practical qualification of Kaposvár University students.
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
The institution provides high – level education, research and technical expertise in interdisciplinary studies. The aim of the Research Programme of the faculty is to perform research in complex topics in Animal Physiology, Biotechnology, Farm Animal Breeding, Companion Animal Breeding, Animal Nutrition, Plant Breeding and Protection, Veterinary- and Environmental Studies, Nature Protection, Wild Animal Farming and the Classification of Agricultural Products. In 2004 the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences received the Most Innovative University’s Faculty Award.
FACULTY OF ECONOMIC SCIENCE
FACULTY OF PEDAGOGY
Our BA degree programmes are the followings: Infant and Early Childhood Educator BA, Special Needs Educator and Therapist BA (Learning Disabilities and Difficulties, or Speech and Language Therapy), Pre-School Teacher BA, Primary School Teacher BA.
The Vocational Higher Education programmes provide: Infant and Child Care, Youth Work (Youth Care specialization), Communication and Media Science (Expert in Communication and Moderator), Television Production Expert at our faculty. During their university years our students gain knowledge which makes them a competitive workforce in the labour market, and provides them possibilities to go further with studies.