We are especially proud of the numerous academic successes. The most important results are listed below:
Success in Hungary
Based on the number of the first-place applicants, Corvinus Business School was again the most popular school. It also has a leading position when regarding the excellence of the admitted students.
According to HVG magazine, the Corvinus School of Social Sciences and International Relations is the 1st in Student Excellence. The excellency of the students is also indicated by the fact that almost 98 % of the admitted students have at least one language exam and the faculty is also the 10th in the national faculty rankings. In the ranking of economic schools, Corvinus Business School got the 1st place in the category of Student Excellence, while Corvinus School of Economics got the 1st place in the category of Teacher Excellence.
At the Social Sciences Section of OTDK, the students of the School of Social Sciences and International Relations got all in all 20 1st , 2nd and 3rd places in 2019. At the Economics Section of OTDK, Corvinus gained more than 50% of the 1st places. A PhD candidate of Corvinus was rewarded with the newly-established Roska Tamás Award.
Corvinus Business School gained the first place among the best business schools in Eastern Europe according to Eduniversal and it also gained the EQUIS Accreditation on the annual conference of EFMD.
Corvinus Business School was also positioned among the first 100 best business schools by the Financial Times Business Schools Ranking.
Based on the evaluation of students and the votes of academic directors, Corvinus was named the 3rd best among the 32 CEMS members in 2019 in the category of CEMS School of the Year.
Corvinus Science Shop resulted in an internationally acknowledged increase in 2019: within the frames of the courses directed by 29 professors, 765 students were given the opportunity to elaborate on the questions raised by our 40 partners and as a result, they created a significantly positive social impact.
The Master’s program in Actuarial and Financial Mathematics of Corvinus School of Economics got the 31st place among the 40 best master programs of the world in the ranking of Eduniversal in the category of Insurance, Risk & Actuarial Sciences.
In 2019, the Master’s program in Public Policy and Management gained the international accreditation of the European Association for Public Administration Accreditation (EAPAA) for the period of 2019-2026, which was the second time in case of the Hungarian program and the first time in case of the English program. In addition, the number of students applying for the scholarship places of the Bachelor’s program of Applied Economics has increased by 30 percent, including the number of the first-place applicants.
The Regional and Environmental Economics MA of the School of Social Sciences and International Relations got a noble place among more than 1000 universities in Eduniversal’s global ranking: it got the 36th place among the 100 best programs on sustainable development and environmental management.