2009 Higher Education Quality Prize.
2010 the title of Research University.
2013 the title of University of Excellence.
The University was ranked the best Hungarian higher education institution on the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University list in 2022.
It is ranked 29th in this year's rankings for higher education institutions in emerging European and Central Asian countries. As a result, our institution has once again become one of the best universities among the 16 Hungarian higher education institutions surveyed, with four of them making it into the top 50.
The SZTE is placed among the top universities in QS WUR Ranking By Subject: between 351-400 in Agriculture and Forestry, Medicine; Medicine & Life Sciences; and between 551-600 Biological Sciences; Physics & Astronomy, Chemistry.
The University of Szeged is one of the greenest higher education institutions in Hungary according to the 2021 UI GreenMetric World University Rankings. In the top ranking of the Universitas Indonesia, SZTE has moved up to 85th place this year. Read more here.
Placed among the top 801-1000th universities of the world.
Ranked 301-400 on the THE Impact Ranking 2021.
HVG National Rankings 2022
Ranked as the second best University of Hungary (shared position with Budapest University of Technology and Economics ); 2nd position in teaching excellence. More information in Hungarian.
Bestmasterprogrames.org: 7th out of the 50 Most Amazing University Libraries in the World;
Condé Nast Traveler: Szeged is 8th on the list of the Best University Towns in Europe;