Higher education agreement with Indiana

The University of Notre Dame will launch three programmes in Hungary

MH – 2018.07.26. 20:05 –

The Hungarian government and the State of Indiana have signed a higher education agreement, based on which another US university may launch training programmes in Budapest, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto told the Hungarian news agency by telephone.

According to Kormany.hu, Szijjarto said Hungary is required to stand its ground amidst the dramatic changes of the world economy in a tough struggle, and therefore the quality of higher education and the quality of experts that Hungarian higher education is able to train fundamentally affects the country’s competitiveness.

Pursuant to the agreement, the University of Notre Dame will launch three of its world-class training programmes in Budapest from September 2019, namely chemical engineering, civil engineering and mechatronics programmes will start in cooperation with the Pazmany Peter Catholic University.