Széchenyi István University was established in the year 2002, in between GyÅr and Mosonmagyaróvár cities. The Gyor city has become centre of attraction due to the establishment of Széchenyi István University.
The university is highly reputed and committed for providing excellent electrical and mechanical engineers. Széchenyi István University has partnered with the German automobile manufacturer Audi. The university is well known for offering excellent courses in BA/BSc and MA/MSc. Széchenyi István University provides education at three faculties, two institutes, and the doctoral Deák Ferenc Faculty of Law and Political Sciences; Faculty of Engineering Sciences: Baross Gábor Institute of Built Environment and Transport, Jedlik Ányos Institute of Informatics, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering; Kautz Gyula Faculty of Economics; Petz Lajos Institute of Health and Social Studies; Varga Tibor Institute of Musical Art; Interdisciplinary Doctoral School of Engineering, Multidisciplinary Doctoral School of Social Sciences.
The city of Gyor is a home for the largest engine factory of the world the Audi Hungaria Motor Kft. and hundreds of automotive suppliers. Since 45 years, Széchenyi István University is supporting Hungary´s leading industrial area with a strong focus for vehicle engineering, transportation and telecommunication. With this Széchenyi István University provides education, as well as pursuing research work in the fields of engineering – especially for the automotive industry -, IT, architecture pedagogy, economics, international relations, law and administration, social work, medicine and health, musical arts, agriculture and teacher training.
According to the Széchenyi István University along with excellent engineering courses, it offers 25 types of sports (rowing, soccer, swimming etc.), arranges race Széchenyi-week, Alternative-operated vehicles challenge each other at the parking lot in front of the university, 95 % of alumni find a job in a half year. It has 1600 corporate partners enabling students with professional practice, 9 300 HUF/month-one of the lowest cost dormitory in the Hungarian higher education.