Information Sheet for inbound foreign students at the University of Public Service

Ludovika - University of Public Service intends to conduct regular educational activities by the most effective way in the upcoming 1st Semester of the Academic Year 2020/2021 with regard to the actual pandemic situation and with outmost attention to the safety of our students and staff, in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Government of Hungary in this regard.

  1. All students and visitors, planning to travel to Hungary, are requested to check the up-to-date regulations regarding the travel requirements and the rules of entry to Hungary. According to Government regulations (Government Decree No.: 341/2020. (VII. 12.) Korm. rendelet) countries are classified into three groups based on their current level of infection: green (low infection level), yellow (developing infection level) and red (severe infection level). The classification published by the Chief Medical Officer of Hungary is revised on a weekly basis. Detailed information on general rules of border crossing is available at the following link:
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    While the actual current classification of countries is available at the this link:

  2. The University, in line with relevant Government regulations, requests each student intending to travel to Hungary after 1 August, 2020, regardless to the classification of the country of their departure, to take two internationally approved COVID-19 tests, issued in English language, taken in less than 5 days prior to their arrival, in an interval exceeding 48 hours between the two tests.

  3. Only those shall be authorized to enter the University Campus and its other premises, who can provide two negative tests, proving consequently, that none of the tests reveal SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in their body.

  4. In case of emergency or urgent enquires students may contact the University via email at these addresses: or or call the following emergency number: +36 30 166 0514.

  5. All students are expressly requested to inform the University in due course via e-mail ( and well ahead of their planned travel to Hungary stating the intended date of arrival and flight details: latest by 10 days prior to their intended arrival.


Budapest, 30 July, 2020