Simonyi Summer Social Entrepreneurship Program 2020

  • Study program
  • Social program
  • Fees and Payment
  • Accommodation
  • How to Apply
  • Brochures and videos
  • Contact Us
  • Apply Now
July 04 - July 24
Organizing unit
University of Pécs, Faculty of Business and Economics
Application deadline
May 29
Course fee
1,650 USD
Target group
Undergraduate, graduate and PhD students
Language of instruction
7 ECTS credits
Course Location
Pécs, Hungary

The SSSEP 2020 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 pro- jects, 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.

Fees and Payment 

Learn more about the program fee detailed:


Students and lecturers of the summer school will be accommodated in Fordan Hotel, a downtown *** Hotel or in a dormitory.

The Fordan Hotel is a few hundred meters from the bus and railway stations, and 800 m from the campus where lectures are held.

Students will be placed in standard rooms.  The single rooms are air conditioned, have separate bathroom, TV, telephone, etc. Wifi internet connection is available in the whole hotel. The Hotel has restaurant, bar, biliard, table soccer facilities. 

The fee of the Summer School includes the accommodation costs.

How to Apply 

Please write us an email about the application process:

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:

And in 2019:

Contact Us 

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Apply Now 

Please write us an email about the application process: