Simonyi Summer Social Entrepreneurship Program 2019

  • Study program
  • Social program
  • Fees and Payment
  • Accommodation
  • How to Apply
  • Brochures and videos
  • Contact Us
  • Apply Now
June 21 - July 12
Organizing unit
Simonyi Business and Economic Development Center
Application deadline
May 19
Course fee
1650 USD
Target group
Undergraduate, graduate and PhD students
Language of instruction
7 ECTS credit points
Course Location
Pécs, Hungary

This exciting summer camp hosted by one of the oldest universities of the continent has successfully mixed and matched the Hungarian flare, the American way, the European style and the African spice for over 20 years and is always open for new impressions!

The SSSEP 2019 focuses on creating socio-economic value in the region surrounding the University of Pécs. Participants will provide professional support to social entrepreneurship initiatives that can have real social impact in the region. They will cooperate with culturally and professionally diverse student groups in a practice-oriented, experiential learning context that focuses on real-life projects, collaborating with project owners in the region.

Social program 

The Simonyi Summer School is proud to have developed into a community forming experience that shapes the mind sets of all its participants, students, lecturers, mentors and entrepreneurs alike. The social events and extracurricular activities smoothly accommodate into the goal of the program: they enhance the opportunity to share social-change triggering concepts and ideas, to gain deeper insights into a regions possibilities and problems as well as promoting international cooperation.

The social programs will include the following very enjoyable activities and events:

Opening Banquet, City Tour, Wine Tasting, Trip to Ormánság

Fees and Payment 

Program fee:

Program fee: 1650 USD

Program fee includes:

course fee, meals, accommodation , attendance on social programs (all-inclusive price)

There are also a few additional fee packages, you can read all about them on the following website:


Participants will be staying at:

Fordan Hotel (

How to Apply 

Who should apply

Undergraduate and graduate students from all disciplines who are seeking a unique opportunity for learning through experiencing business consulting entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and innovation.

Applicants may bring their own ideas, problems and businesses for the experience. Entrepreneurial mind-set helps individuals in every discipline, profession and cultural background to become more proactive, self-aware, visionary, innovative, risk sharing and influential.

You can find the online application form at:

Brochures and videos 

Watch our latest films about previous year's very useful and enjoyable Simonyi Summer Programs:

Watch this film to see how HAPPY people are in Pécs:

Film about the very diverse and fabulous international student community of the University of Pécs showcasting themselves at the International Evening in 2017: 

More films about the city and the university:

Contact Us 

Should you have any further questions please contact our colleague:

Ms. Lilla Kolos

International Relations Coordinator

Faculty of Business and Economics


Telephone Enquiries:

Tel: +36-72-501-500/23160

Apply Now 

You can find the online application form at:

This unique Pécs Summer School Program awaits you! Don’t miss the opportunity!

Send your application now!

Application deadline: May 19, 2019