News

11 Dec
Public health in the focus
A unique research project started at the University of Debrecen, which aims to examine the causes of diseases of high public health importance, thereby contributing to their prevention and significantly increasing the competitiveness of the Hungarian economy.
11 Dec
Books for the teaching of Ayurveda
The Government of India donated a collection of approximately five hundred volumes to the University of Debrecen. The books on Ayurvedic Medicine were presented to Prof. Zoltán Szilvássy, Rector, by Mr. Rahul Chhabra, the Ambassador of India to Hungary, on Monday.
08 Nov
BREAKING NEWS: Our Medical Program Is Ranked at the Top of the World!
Times Higher Education, which released its latest thematic rankings on November 8th, ranked the medical program offered at the University of Debrecen among the best programs available in the world. The programs in medicine and health sciences are ranked in the top 401-500 category.
06 Nov
A New Method for Detecting Dementia
An early detection of dementia is possible through administering a brief cognitive test that takes only a couple of minutes to complete and is available as of now at the UD, too. Such a sensitive and quick method for screening signs of mental deterioration has never been used before in Hungary.
03 Nov
Another New Partner Institution from China
An agreement on cooperating with one of the most prestigious universities in China has been signed at the UD. The members of the delegation from Asia discussed issues of student and staff mobility as well as the preparation of joint research projects at the meeting that took place at UD on November.
20 Oct
The Future of Bone Replacement
3D-printed titanium bone grafts of unique design are to be developed at the University of Debrecen. These innovative implants are not fixed to the bones with the help of screws any more, as they can completely combine and grow together with the human bones.
17 Oct
Acknowledgement for an Online Program in Anatomy
The Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology of the UD has received Prize for the International Development of Higher Education – Excellent Practice for its application demonstrating the practical uses of an online surface developed for upgrading the quality of anatomy instruction.
03 Oct
Evidence-based Ayurveda
The adoption of traditional Indian medicine, also called “life-knowledge”, into clinical practice was the topic of the symposium jointly organised by the University of Debrecen and the Indian government’s Ministry of AYUSH.
29 Sep
Celebrating the thirtieth anniversary of the English medical programme
The English-language programme in medicine was launched in Debrecen three decades ago. On the occasion of the anniversary, the Faculty of General Medicine held an award-giving ceremony in the Aula of the University of Debrecen.
28 Jul
Cardiac Catheterization Feat at the Clinics
In Hungary, treating pulmonary artery stenosis by using balloon angioplasty was carried out for the first time ever at the University of Debrecen. On Saturday, an international team of physicians used this method in the Clinical Center on two patients in order to decrease hypertension in their pulmo