2019. November 18., Monday


Life in Szeged


ApplySzeged is the third most populated city in Hungary. It is the economic, scientific and cultural centre of the southern Great Plain region, a Europe Prize Winner City.


Area: 281 km2
Population: 162,621


The second biggest river in Hungary, the Tisza, flows through the city, meeting the River Maros here. The city is located 8 kms (5 miles) from the Serbian border, and 18 kms (11 miles) from the Romanian border. Szeged is a city of County Rank, the seat of Csongrád County and the Szeged District.


Szeged provides favourable urban environment for its inhabitants and visitors alike, thanks to its

  • high level urban services
  • favourable housing environment
  • good transport background
  • high level education
  • vivid cultural programmes
  • tolerant social environment and
  • a high level of safety.


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