Academic Calendar

Fall semester: end of August - beginning of January*

*end of semester for exchange students: usually by Christmas

Spring semester: end of January - beginning of June*

*end of semester for exchange students: usually by end of May

2018/19 Dates

BSc in Horticultural Engineering
Academic year of 2018/2019
Autumn semester

Class/Year Registration Theoretical courses Weeks Practice Weeks Exams Weeks Holiday  Weeks
I. (1st semester) Aug 27 - 31 Sept 03 - 07 1 Sept 10 - 14 1 Dec 10 -19 1,5 Dec 20  - Jan 02 2
Sept 17  - Dec 07 12 Jan 03 - 25 3,5
II. (3rd semester) Aug 27 - 31 Sept 17  - Dec 07 12 Sept 3 - 14 2 Dec 10 -19 1,5 Dec 20 - Jan 02 2
Jan 03 - 25 3,5

For the I. year students enrolment is: 29. August 2018, 10.00. a.m. I. year student should register the courses in the Neptun system during the registration week and the first week of the lessons period.

Period to declare pretext: 28. January – 08. February, 2019

BSc in Horticultural Engineering
Academic year of 2018/2019
Spring semester

Class/Year Registration Theoretical courses Weeks Practice Weeks Exams Weeks Holiday  Weeks
I. (2nd semester) Jan 28 - Feb 01 Feb 04 - Apr 26 12 Apr 29 - May 10 2 May 13 - Jun 14 5 Jun 17 - Aug 23 10
II. (4th semester) Jan 28 - Feb 01 Feb 04 - 22 3 25. Feb - Mar 01 1 May 13 - Jun 14 5 Jun 17 - Aug 23 10
Mar 04 - Apr 05 5 Apr 08 - 12 1
Apr 15 - May 03 3  May 06 -10 1

Period to declare pretext: 17. – 28. June, 2019

BSc in Horticulture
Field practice schedule
2018/2019 fall semester




I. (1st semester)
Date Practice Traveling
Sept 10 Agrometeorology and Water Management - OMSZ  Marczell György - Főobszervatórium1 Public transport
Sept 11 Plant morphology - Soroksár Botanical Garden Public transport
Sept 12 Plant morphology - Soroksár Botanical Garden Public transport
Sept 13 Plant morphology - Soroksár Botanical Garden Public transport
Sept 14 Plant morphology - Soroksár Botanical Garden Public transport

1 Adress: 1181 Budapest, Gilice tér 39.
2 Adress:  1238 Budapest, Túri István út 2.  
 
Please take comfortable clothes and shoes, pruning scissors, a notebook with pen as well as food and drink for the all-day.
Practice are starting at 8.00 a.m. every day.
Traveling is individually, you have to use Budapest public transport to get there. 




II. (3rd semester)
Date Practice Traveling
Sept 03 Soil Management – Soroksár Organic Sector  Public transport 
Sept 04 Fruit species and varieties  
Sept 05 Fruit species and varieties - Soroksár, Fruit Sector  Public transport 
Sept 06 Woody Plants Nursery – Érd, Elvira major / Alsótekeres  Central Bus
Sept 07 Encyclopedia of crop production and animal husbandry - Gödöll Train
Sept 10 Fruit species and varieties - Soroksár, Fruit Sector - Cegléd  Central Bus
Sept 11 Woody Plants Nursery - Gödöllő Suburban railway 
Sept 12 Encyclopedia of crop production and animal husbandry - Tápiószele  Train
Sept 13 Horticultural mechanics - Soroksár Public transport 
Sept 14 Horticultural mechanics - Gödöllő Train or Suburban railway 

Please take comfortable clothes and shoes, pruning scissors, a notebook with pen as well as food and drink for the all-day.
 
Traveling infos:
Central bus: traveling together with a university bus start at 7.00 a.m. in front if the main building “K”, Buda Campus   
Public transport: traveling is individually, you have to use Budapest public transport to get there. Practice starts at 8.00 a.m.  
Train: information will be given by the Department
Suburban railway: meeting at 8.00 a.m. in Örs vezér tér
Train or Suburban railway: meeting in front of the Museum of Machinery, Gödöllő (2103 Gödöllő, Páter Károly u. 1.) between 8.45-9.00 a.m.

MSc in Horticultural Engineering
Academic year of 2018/2019
Autumn semester

Class/Year Registration Theoretical courses Weeks Exams Weeks Holiday  Weeks
I. (1st semester) Aug 27 - 31 Sept 3 - Dec 11 14 Dec 10 - 19 1,5 Dec 20 - Jan 2 1,5
Jan 3 - 25 3,5
II. (3rd semester) Aug 27 - 31 Sept 3 - Dec 11 14 Dec 10 - 19 1,5 Dec 20 - Jan 2 1,5
Jan 3 - 25 3,5
 Graduating students Aug 27 - 31 Sept 3 - Nov 2 9 Nov 5 - Dec 7 5    
 
  Final exams and Master thesis
Nov 5-30 4 Master thesis preparation
Nov 26, 12 h   Deadline of application for final exams
Dec 3, 12 h   Submission of Master thesis
Dec 10 - Jan 4 4 Preparation for final exams and to the defence of thesis
Jan 8-18 2 Final exams and Master thesis defence
Feb 6     Degree awarding ceremony

MSc in Horticultural Engineering
Academic year of 2018/2019
Spring semester

Class/Year Registration Theoretical courses Weeks Exams Weeks Holiday  Weeks
I. (2nd semester) Jan 28 - Feb 1 Feb 4 - May 10 14 May 13 - Jun 14 5 Jun 17 - Aug 23 111
II. (4th semester) Jan 28 - Feb 1 Feb 4- Apr 19 11 Apr 22 - May 24 5    
 
  Final exams and Master thesis
April 8-26 3 Master thesis preparation
April 23, 12 h   Application for final exams
April 29, 12 h   Submission of Master thesis
May 27 - June 7 2 Preparation for final exams and to the defence of thesis
June 11 – June 21 2 Final exams and Master thesis defence
June 26   Degree awarding ceremony

1 A four weeks’ practical training is required to be completed during summer holiday at our accredited partner companies, agreed with the programme leader