Academic Calendar

Two semesters are offered each academic year. Each semester comprises 15 weeks. Fall semester starts in early September and spring semester in early February. See below for specific information about the current and future academic years:

Fall 2020 Semester Schedule

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BSME is offering an online program in the Fall 2020 semester.

Spring 2021 Semester Schedule

Earliest arrival dateJanuary 4 (Mon)
Optional Hungarian Immersion courseJanuary 12 (Tue)* to January 27 (Wed)
Last day to arrive in BudapestJanuary 27 (Wed)
Academic orientation and welcome partyJanuary 28 (Thu)
First day of classesFebruary 1 (Mon)
Registration deadlineFebruary 18, noon (Thu)
Last day to drop a courseMay 7 (Fri)
Last day of classesMay 14 (Fri)
Final ExamsMay 17 (Mon) to 19 (Wed)
Farewell partyMay 20 (Thu)
Last day to vacate housingMay 23 (Sun)

* We suggest you to arrive by January 10 (Sun) for the Hungarian Immersion course.

Official holidays (no classes, BSME Budapest Office closed): TBA.