• Volunteers are ready for the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Budapest

    The Volunteer and Sustainability Office at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (TF) is playing a major role in the organisation of volunteers for the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships to be held in Budapest from 22 to 26 May.

  • TF instructor Luca Ekler wins two gold medals at the World Para Athletics Championships

    Supervisor and instructor for the university’s Inclusive Sports Instructor Training Program Luca Ekler won 1-1 gold medal in the women’s 100m T38 and the long jump final, respectively, at the KOBE2024 World Para Athletics Championships.

  • International Sports Diplomacy Program: In-Person Education at Lake Velence

    In January of this year, a unique initiative called International Sports Diplomacy Postgraduate Specialisation Program (SDP) was launched. It is a hybrid course where students spend two weeks of in-person education in Hungary in the first semester.

  • TF student Veronika Fülöp receives SPRINT journal's special prize

    Veronika Fülöp, fourth-year student of the Hungarian University of Sports Science (TF) was the only one to receive maximum points at the 24th International Student Science Conference. Her lecture held in the social science section earned her the SPRINT journal's special prize.

  • Registration opens for Biomechanics in Sport and Ageing Symposium

    The registration for the Biomechanics in Sport and Ageing Symposium to be held at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS), Budapest between 15 and 16 October 2024 has started.

  • The 24th International Scientific Students' Conference was a great success

    The International Scientific Students' Conference was held at the Hungarian University of Sports Science for the 24th time from 24 to 26 April 2024, and was again attended by a large number of interested participants.

  • The Olympic Festival of Street Sports invites volunteers

    The best in skateboarding, sport climbing, BMX freestyle and breaking will compete at the Budapest leg of the Olympic Qualification Series, where volunteers can apply.

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Volunteers are ready for the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in Budapest
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
22 May 2024

The Volunteer and Sustainability Office at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (TF) is playing a major role in the organisation of volunteers for the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships to be held in Budapest from 22 to 26 May.

TF participates at AIESEP conference with success
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
21 May 2024

Finland hosted the Conference on Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy between 13 and 17 May, in which our university was also represented.

TF instructor Luca Ekler wins two gold medals at the World Para Athletics Championships
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
21 May 2024

Supervisor and instructor for the university’s Inclusive Sports Instructor Training Program Luca Ekler won 1-1 gold medal in the women’s 100m T38 and the long jump final, respectively, at the KOBE2024 World Para Athletics Championships.

Invitation to Prof. Dr Li Li Ji's exercise and muscle physiology course
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
17 May 2024

Doctoral School of Sport Sciences of Hungarian University of Sports Science invites you to Prof. Dr Li Li Ji's exercise and muscle physiology course.

Call for application: 9th PhD Symposium in Sports Science
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
16 May 2024

The PhD Symposium in Sports Science is organised by the Doctoral School for the ninth time this year. The Symposium is also an official event of the New National Programme for Excellence, where the PhD students who have been awarded a grant in 2023 present their scientific achievements in a special session.

Training of volunteers for the Rhythmic Gymnastics' 2024 European Championships is on the home straight
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
14 May 2024

In a few days, the volunteers of the Hungarian University of Sports Science’s (TF) Volunteer and Sustainability Office will have the chance to prove themselves at the Rhythmic Gymnastics' 2024 European Championships to be held in Budapest, Hungary.

International Sports Diplomacy Program: In-Person Education at Lake Velence
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
13 May 2024

In January of this year, a unique initiative called International Sports Diplomacy Postgraduate Specialisation Program (SDP) was launched. It is a hybrid course where students spend two weeks of in-person education in Hungary in the first semester.

Invitation to Prof. Scott Powers exercise physiology course
Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem
13 May 2024

Doctoral School of Sport Sciences of Hungarian University of Sports Science invites you to Prof. Scott Powers exercise physiology course.

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# Lajos Mocsai

On 10 May, two newly announced honorary doctors’, namely that of Dr Li Li Ji’s and Dr Scott Powers’s name was inscribed on the marble plaque to be found at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS).

The Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS) aims to provide for world-class quality not only in education and research but also in developing its facilities. We are pleased and proud to announce that the Csörsz street sports facility is scheduled to open this summer as part of Buda's largest campus development.

On 6 May, which is the Day of Hungarian Sport, the Wall of Hungarian Sports Stars was inaugurated at the Hungarian University of Sports Sciences (HUSS) in a ceremony amidst huge media interest.

Organised by the University of Physical Education of Budapest and the National Handball Academy of Balatonboglar, FISU recently attended the Sport and Innovation International Conference that aims to foster dialogue on recent findings, innovative ideas, and methods further turning these ideas into success. This year, the conference was host to around 300 participants from more 30 European universities.

In collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the representatives of the University of Physical Education have participated a one-day visit to fulfill the invitation of the Embassy of Bern and to strengthen the partnership with our new institutional partner, the University of Bern.

Two prominent figures of international university sports discussed important issues last week. Newly elected president of the Hungarian University Sports Federation (HUSF) Prof. Dr. h. c. Lajos Mocsai and European University Sports Association (EUSA) President Adam Roczek met online and conducted fruitful discussions.

The International University Sports Federation’s (FISU) first ever online World Forum started on Wednesday 12 August with the opening ceremony held at the University of Physical Education (UPE), Budapest. The event was broadcasted by one of the Hungarian sport TV channels.

A press conference with an immense media attention was held at the University of Physical Education (UPE), Budapest two days before the official opening ceremony of 2020 FISU World Forum. Dr. Verena Burk, Chair of FISU Educational Committee also delivered a live speech through the digital platform. It was also revealed that the Hungarian sports channel Sport2TV will broadcast the opening ceremony.

Lajos Mocsai, the rector of the Hungarian University of Physical Education (UPE) is aware that organising the 2020 FISU World Forum in a digital form is a challenge but the proper technical background is provided to ensure it will go smoothly. He also believes that in the long run, the Forum will contribute to the rise of university sports worldwide. Interview with the former national handball team coach.

Lajos Mocsai PhD. Prof. h. c., Rector of the University of Physical Education has addressed an open letter to the university’s students as well as all young Hungarians and fellow citizens. The excellent teacher and sports expert shared his thoughts on the common responsibility of preventing the pandemic, the human moral and attitude as well as the up-to-dateness of the institution’s philosophy.

In response to the last year's invitation, Prof. Dr. h. c. Lajos Mocsai Rector of the University of Physical Education (UPE) has visited the German Sport University Cologne (GSU), which is one of the most remarkable European partner institutions of UPE. Prof. Dr. Heiko Strüder, Rector of GSU and Dr. Gerard King, International Director, hosted the delegation for two days (Prof. Dr. h. c. Lajos Mocsai Rector, Jörg Bauer, President of UPE Consortium and Andrea Rédli, International Coordinator of the International Relations Center).

A new partnership between The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and the University of Physical Education (UPE) in Budapest, Hungary, will create global opportunities for their students and faculty members who wish to expand their knowledge and research of coaching, sports science and physical education through real-life experiences.

UPE Delagation’s Visit in Southwestern United StatesThe representatives of the University of Physical Education, Budapest, namely Prof h.c. Lajos MOCSAI, Rector, Dr. habil Zsombor LACZA, Scientific Vice rector and Dr. habil Judit KADAR, Director of International Relations visited several sports related institutions in Southwestern United States.

Graduation Ceremony of the Spring Session of the International Coaching Course was held on 6th of June 2017 at Universtiy of Physical Education. 16 coaches of 15 countries has successfully completed their studies in badminton (2), football (4), handball (3), fencing (4) and general conditioning (3).

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