Incoming students



Next session: November 13-20, 2021.

Welcome to ATHENS courses BME4 and BME12!

Arrival information – Please read everything carefully!

COVID information

Arrival to and public transportation in Budapest

Getting to the university + Dining options around campus


Program of the week

Schedule overview:

November 12. (Friday) – arrival to Budapest

November 13. (Saturday) – 9:50 City Tour organized by ESN (mandatory) Meeting: Avenue Hostel (Budapest, Oktogon 4, 1067) - further information

November 14. (Sunday) – optional programs (not organized)

                                          Széchenyi Thermal Bath (Budapest, Állatkerti krt. 9-11, 1146) OR

                                          discover Margaret Island on Bringohinto - pedal carrige OR

                                          visit the House of Terror Museum (Budapest, Andrássy út 60, 1062)

November 15. (Monday) – 8:45 welcome and opening (mandatory) at BME Building K, 1st  floor, room no. 95. (Budapest, Műegyetem rakpart 3., 1111)

November 15. (Monday) – November 19. (Friday) ATHENS Courses BME4 and BME12

November 16. (Tuesday) – 16:30 Escape room organized by ESN (optional) - registration

November 17. (Wednesday) – 20:00 Pub evening organized by ESN (optional) at Blokk Bar  (Budapest, Erzsébet krt. 52, 1073)

November 18. (Thursday) – 22:00: ESN party organized by ESN (optional) – tickets

November 19. (Friday) – 16:00 closing and farewell (mandatory)

November 20. (Saturday) – departure from Budapest


Detailed schedule for BME4 – Danube bridges in Budapest

Detailed schedule for BME12 – Nearly Zero Energy and Smart Building Design



Accommodation block booked at Avenue Hostel (Budapest, Oktogon 4, 1067)
The majority of ATHENS students stay here, but you may choose any other accommodation options around Budapest. In case you have another accommodation booked, please send the name and the address of your hostel to Ms. Dóra Pivarcsi-Fekete (BME ATHENS coordinator) to


BME ATHENS coordinator contact:

Ms. Dóra Pivarcsi-Fekete:  

Emergency number (once you are in Budapest): +36 70 568 3859 - I also use WhatsApp!