The Faculty of Education and Psychology (PPK hence) is part of the 375-year old Eötvös Loránd University. PPK has a brief but rich history and noble traditions. It was created from the union of renowned, historic departments and research workshops. Some parts of our faculty have been functioning as strongholds of the Hungarian pedagogy and psychology for more than a hundred years, being the leading representatives of Hungarian higher education.
According to the QS World University Rankings, in the field of psychology ELTE PPK training was listed best in Hungary in the category of life and health sciences.
The Faculty of Education and Psychology strives to increase its national and international authority in the teaching and research in the fields of education science, teacher training, psychology, and health and sport sciences. In the spirit of the University’s mission, the Faculty aims to strengthen further the creative community of educators and students, be tolerant and open to new initiatives, respect diversity and human dignity, and continues to pass on the idea of universitas scientiarum in its teaching and research activities. To this end, organizational decisions are made democratically in support of the quality of education, research, institutional and individual life. To achieve these goals, the faculty’s management, administrative staff, teachers, researchers and students work together in close cooperation.