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Hungary has an old and rich tradition in the various fields of psychology with world-wide known figures such as Sándor Ferenczi, who established the Budapest School of Psychoanalysis, Lipót Szondi, who developed the Instinct Theory and invented the famous Szondi-test, Lajos Kardos, who is associated with Gestalt and Mihály Bálint with modern Psychotherapy.

Maintaining this tradition, Loránd Eötvös University is a major higher educational institution in Budapest with an academic staff of 1800 persons and a student enrollement over 12,000. Eötvös Loránd University is the oldest university of continuous existence in Hungary. Since 1950 the university has borne the name of its previous Rector and Professor, the scientist Loránd Eötvös
The institute of Psychology is one of the largest departments of the University and it offers a three year undergraduate program leading to a Bachelor’s Degree which can be continued with a two year graduate program leading to a Master’s Degree.

For further information visit: http://www.elte.hu/en/education_and_psychology