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University of Debrecen


The University of Debrecen is the oldest institution of higher education still based in the same city in continuous operation in Hungary. Today, the university is comprised of 14 faculties and has over 30,000 students. The University of Debrecen ranks among the top state higher education institutions in the country and among top 500 universities in the world.

While preserving its leading position in Hungarian higher education, by 2020 the University of Debrecen intends to become a top priority research university integrating education, research, health care and agricultural activities, appearing in the upper half of thematic and institutional international rankings.

The University of Debrecen offers the widest scale of PhD programmes in the country. Our 23 doctoral schools cover natural sciences, arts, agricultural, medical, engineering and social sciences, awarding PhD degrees to approximately 170 students every year.

The University of Debrecen has a profile and research database called IDEA offering up-to-date information about our researchers' academic achievements and scientific work. Learn more about IDEA.

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University of Debrecen's Articles

  1. Research

    Serum estrone concentration, estrone sulfate/estrone ratio and BMI are associated with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 and progesterone receptor status in postmenopausal primary breast cancer patients suffering invasive ductal carcinoma

    Borbála Vincze, Bence Kapuvári, Nóra Udvarhelyi, Zsolt Horváth, Zoltán Mátrai, Ferenc Czeyda-Pommersheim, Krisztina Kőhalmy, Judit Kovács, Mariann Boldizsár, István Láng and Miklós Kásler

    SpringerPlus 2015 4:387

    Published on: 31 July 2015

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