MeiCogSci Info for Incoming students

Important contact infos

If you are lost and  don't know who to contact with your problem, then please contact Márton Nagy

Márton Nagy, MeiCogSci Coordinator

Address: 1064, Izabella utca 46. (IZU)
Room: 310
Email: cogsci [at]

For questions about courses please contact Fanni Tomár, the coordinator at the Department of Cognitive Psychology.

Fanni Tomár, Coordinator

Address: 1064, Izabella utca 46. (IZU)
Telephone:  (+36-1) 461-2649/5649
Room: 311
Email: tolmar.fanni [at]

For questions about Erasmus learning agreements / Transcripts of records and other issues as an exchange student, please contact Gréta Kövecses at the International Office.

Gréta Kövecses, Exchange Programmes Coordinator

Address: 1075, Kazinczy u. 23-27 (KAZY)
Telephone: (+36-1) 461-2600/3474
Room 1.1 
Office hours: 9am – 4pm, except Fri 9am – 2pm
Email: incoming [at]

Mandatory courses

The New Trends module from the MeiCogSci curriculum at ELTE consist of the following courses:

  1. Jounal Club (4 ECTS) Neptun code: VKN-096G:103, Thursday, 16:00-17:30, Izabella utca 46 ROOM 315
  2. Cognitive Informatics in Human Vision (4 ETCS) Neptun code: CCNM17-CN-103, Online
  3. Cognitive Development Research (4 ECTS) Neptun code: CCNM17-CN-104, Tuesday, 10:00-11:30, Izabella utca 46 ROOM 315

Other available courses

You can find available courses in 2020-21 Semester 1 (Autumn) related to cognitive psychology in this pdf.

Find the course syllabi in this .zip file.

For all the english-taught courses available in 2020-21 Semester 1 (Autumn) at ELTE please visit this site. Please check specifically the courses offered by the Faculty of Education and Psychology.


For available projects please check the document on the MeiCogSci homepage.

When you contact one of the project leaders at ELTE, please CC to the email Marton Nagy, our programme coordinator (cogsci [at]

IMPORTANT: You have to register for a project work course on Neptun to be able to receive your project work grade at the end of the semester in your transcript of records.



Academic Calendar 2020-21


Registration week

Until 6 September 2020 (Sunday)

Opening ceremony (for Hungarian faculty and students, in Hungarian, by invitation only)

4 September 2020 (Friday)

International day of University Sport UNESCO (no classes)

25 September 2020 (Friday)

Study period

First day of the autumn semester

7 September 2020 (Monday)

Autumn holiday

26-31 October 2020 (Monday-Saturday)*

Last day of the autumn semester

12 December 2020 (Saturday)*

Exam period

First day of the exam period

14 December 2020 (Monday)

Last day of the exam period

30 January 2021 (Saturday)*


Registration week

7 February 2021 (Sunday)

Study period

First day of the spring semester

8 February 2021 (Monday)

Spring holiday

31 March-6 April 2021 (Wednesday-Tuesday)

Last day of the spring semester

15 May 2021 (Saturday)*

Pázmány-day (no classes)

7 May 2021 (Friday)


First day of the exam period

17 May 2021 (Monday)

Last day of the exam period

3 July 2021 (Saturday)*

*Saturday only concerns correspondence training and evening training. 


Important Deadlines:

It is your responsibility to send your MeiCogSci and Erasmus documents on time. If your are not sure about the deadlines at ELTE, please contact Gréta Kövecses (incoming [at]

MeiCogSci Deadline for the Initial Learning Contract

The deadline for your initial learning contract is 31 October.

Send your mobility semester learning contract via email to the programme coordinators of (1) your host university, and CC to (2) your home university and (3) your project supervisor(s).

You will get feedback whether the learning contract is formally approved or requires revision.

Deadline for the Erasmus Learning Agreement

The deadline for your learning agreement is 31 October.

Send your mobility semester learning agreement via email to Gréta Kövecses (incoming [at] for approval.


Other useful information for your stay at ELTE:

Check the University Life tab at the ELTE site.

Direct link for housing oportunities.

Direct link to ELTE library services.