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Apply to the Unusual Course of EUGLOH by 25 April!


The European University Alliance for Global Health (EUGLOH) is an EU initiative focusing on education and innovation. The alliance comprises 5 prestigious higher education institutions with the primary goal to contribute to tackling global health challenges.


We introduce you to our upcoming event: Joint Innovation Challenges

The number of people who tend to take more care of their health has drastically increased with the appearance of COVID-19. Today, physical well-being is just as important as mental health, however, this area has not sufficiently drawn the attention of people yet. Joint Innovation Challenges aims to challenge you, students, in the area of both mental and physical health to work on one of the 10 real-life cases in a multidisciplinary, international team.

Each project has its dedicated owner who has a proven research track record in the field. Project owners will also be part of the teams to help you understand the challenge thoroughly and provide you with their expertise in order to come up with an impressive final solution in the end. Besides the project owners, Demola facilitators, along with academic and business mentors, will guide you throughout the course. You will learn about different methods and tools used to broaden your views and facilitate your out-of-the-box thinking. Join us now, you won’t regret it!


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Demola is a Finnish initiative started in 2008 with the purpose of bringing university students and researchers closer to the business sector to work on real business challenges. During this event, Demola facilitators will be responsible for mentoring student teams and teaching team members about all the hands-on tools that help you see the big picture. Facilitators possess an extensive experience in mentoring students and they are one of the best around the world. Don’t miss out on being part of this awesome event!

Application period ends by the 25th of April!


Requirements (we accept application from any fields)

  • Good command of English
  • Commitment to the 8-week project period
  • Participation in bi-weekly meetings with mentors and project owners
  • Interest in innovation and global health

The course takes 8 weeks with a final event called Demo Day where you will present your team solution for a professional jury from EUGLOH universities.

What’s in it for you?

  • 5 ECTS points
  • Certificate after completion
  • Worthy prizes
  • Real-life challenges
  • Multidisciplinary approach
  • Improved transversal and practical skills
  • Professional mentoring
  • Networking with students from EUGLOH universities

Learn more information about the event here.


Submit your application here before the 25th of April.

SZTE Experience

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Nikki - Faculty of Health Sciences and Social Studies

My name is Nikki and I am from Iran. Currently I am a second year student studying Physiotherapy at the University of Szeged. I really like the Environment of Szeged as it is a true University City where you can meet people from around the world. I consider Szeged as my second home since I have established my own path here and I have a lot of friends who make me feel home. The reason why I came to Szeged is because I was informed by one of my friends about the fact that the University degrees are EU accredited and will help me to reach my goals and open doors for future job opportunities. Once I have obtained my degree, I would like to stay in Hungary and pursue a post graduate program. Later on I will seize the opportunity to gain some job experience in my field here in Hungary before I hold my ground in Europe.

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Ferdous Rahman – Faculty of Law and Political Sciences

My name is Ferdous Rahman and I am from Bangladesh. I am pursuing doctoral studies at the Department of Private International Law at the Faculty of Law and Political Science under the Stipendium Hungaricum Programme. Currently I am in the first year of my four-year PhD programme. I came to know about SZTE while exploring for the Stipendium Hungaricum programme. Among the other available options, this was my first choice. Apart from its excellent ranking, I got my supervisor with similar research interest. The increasing number of international students gave me a comfort of having a cosmopolitan environment. After starting my studies here in September 2019, I am convinced that I could not expect more. For prospective students, I would advise that SZTE can be their next home as I got mine. Everyone here including the professors, the administrators, and the students are very friendly and helpful. They make studies a joyous journey instead of pile of classes and books. After my graduation, I will return to my home country. The knowledge and the experience that I have been receiving here will be a great resource for my academic career. I intend to continue my research further and expect to contribute to policy formulation at national and international level."

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