Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem8 February 2024 The world can open up at the International Sports Diplomacy training Csilla Tam, who works for the Hungarian, European and International Cycling Federation, is also a participant of the university’s English-language training. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem1 February 2024 HUSS to welcome Hungarian-speaking applicants from the neighbouring countries as well The Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS), which is to hold its centenary celebrations next year, is expecting young transboarder Hungarians to submit their applications. HUSS does not only offer a wide range of courses and sporting opportunities, but also a renewed infrastructure of high standard. Interview with Vice-rector for General Affairs Dr Csaba Ökrös. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem23 August 2023 Dr Nikos C. Apostolopoulos, a speaker at the Coaches’ Club Budapest ‘23, has worked in the NBA and English Premier League Founder of the technique of microStretching and Stretch Therapy, and currently consulting for the Hungarian Athletics Federation, Dr Nikos C. Apostolopoulos spoke about stretching and its importance as a tool for proper recovery and regeneration, at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS). Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem27 January 2023 Pál Merkovszki says the World Handball Championship was a great experience Pál Merkovszki, a student at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS), acted as the goalkeeper for the US national team at the World Handball Championship where he played an active role in making history. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem24 November 2022 Paul Edmunds PhD from University of New Mexico holds training course at HUSS From 14 to 17 November, 2022, a four-day workshop and roundtable discussion in English was held at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS) by Paul Edmunds, Professor at the University of New Mexico (UNM), Director of the Centre for English Language and American Culture at UNM. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem30 August 2022 Antal Kovács to moderate an informative session on combat sports at the Sport and Innovation Conference A specific section at The Sport and Innovation Conference to take place from 14 to 16 September will focus on the relationship between martial arts and sports innovation. Dr Antal Kovács, who won Olympic and World Champion gold medals in judo, will moderate the round table discussion. He believes that there is a lot that everyone can learn from the discussion - even those who are not looking for success in sport. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem24 August 2022 Prof Dr Gábor Géczi: We bring exciting topics for the 5th Sport and Innovation Conference The 5th edition of the Sport and Innovation Conference will be held between 14 and 16 September and it will be hosted by the Hungarian University of Sports Science in Budapest and the National Handball Academy in Balatonboglár. On the first day of the event, a workshop entitled Governance, Financing will be held in Section IV, where Prof Dr Gábor Géczi, Director of the Institute of Economics and Social Sciences of the university, Head of the Department of Sport Management will act as the moderator. Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem16 June 2022 Anna Szilágyi spent a week in Africa with the ENGSO Youth Programme Anna Szilágyi, a student majoring in sports management at the Hungarian University of Sports Sciences (HUSS) spent a week in Senegal, where this time she did not take sports photos but tourist ones. Her trip was supported by the ENGSO Youth programme of the European Non-Governmental Sports Organisation (ENGSO). Magyar Testnevelési és Sporttudományi Egyetem27 September 2021 Interview with UPE acting rector, Tamás Sterbenz Dr. Tamás Sterbenz, the newly elected rector of University of Physical Education of Budapest has ambitious plans. In his view, UPE will need to “change gear” and become an influential actor in the field of higher education. Admin3 December 2020 Having left behind coronavirus, Dr. Sterbenz is to dive into work As the saying goes in sports, Dr. habil. Tamás Sterbenz, Vice Rector for General Affairs at the University of Physical Education (UPE) had to be away from the pitch for two weeks, but he is back at work now. He is looking forward to a busy period because the National Accreditation Board’s (MAB) accreditation procedure and the development of UPE’s educational programmes give him enough work to do in the near future. Admin14 October 2020 Recreation education and sporting possibilities during pandemic The Recreation Department at the University of Physical Education (UPE) does it best to accommodate to the everchanging epidemiological situation and it suggests that despite the new circumstances, we should not neglect daily exercise. Admin11 September 2020 New sports facility developments launched at UPE Developments at the new site of University of Physical Education’s (UPE) have begun in accordance with plans. The new sports facilities will not only be able to host trainings and competitions but they have also been designed to harmonize with the landscape. Admin3 September 2020 Dr. Csaba Sós receives professor title Dr. Sós Csaba’s career full of success has reached another milestone. The Head of the Swimming and Watersport Department of the University of Physical Education (UPE) has been awarded the professor title. Mr. Sós, an essential character of the Hungarian swimming scene, who has been the head coach of Hungary's swimming team since 2017, has been teaching at the university for more than thirty years. Admin13 August 2020 We do not let university students down during pandemic! Following the opening ceremony on Wednesday, the International University Sports Federation’s (FISU) first virtual World Forum continued on Thursday with a number of interesting programmes including parallels, roundtable discussions and the eSport championships. Admin11 August 2020 FISU Forum: ready, steady, go! The digital 2020 FISU World Forum is set to start on Wednesday, 12 August at the University of Physical Education (UPE). The online event will be attended by 1,400 participants from more than 100 countries worldwide, which is a figure that has never been seen in FISU’s history. One day before the start of the Forum, Mr. Dániel Mezei, leader of the Organizing Committee (OC) talked about the preparations and his expectations. Admin7 August 2020 Digital 2020 FISU World Forum can be useful in the long run The main organisers of FISU World Forum, the University of Physical Education (UPE), the Hungarian University Sport Federation (HUSF) and the Technology Provider Digital Success Program (DSP) expect different benefits from the Forum. Interview with UPE Vice-Rector, Dr. Tamás Sterbenz and DJP project supervisor, Dr. Levente András Gál. Admin4 August 2020 Interest in FISU Forum exceeds all expectations FISU’S first ever online Forum to be staged at the University of Physical Education (UPS) between 12th and 14th August 2020 has received more than 1,200 registrations so far, a figure that is still expected to rise. The Hungarian University Sport Federation (HUSF), which is one of the main organisers of the Forum, had made a good decision with its partners when it persisted with the ambitious plan to keep the event despite the pandemic. Admin24 July 2020 Lajos Mocsai about the FISU World Forum Lajos Mocsai, the rector of the Hungarian University of Physical Education (UPE) is aware that organising the 2020 FISU World Forum in a digital form is a challenge but the proper technical background is provided to ensure it will go smoothly. He also believes that in the long run, the Forum will contribute to the rise of university sports worldwide. Interview with the former national handball team coach. Admin23 July 2020 2020 FISU World Forum digital platform is up and running As already reported, due to the pandemic, the 2020 FISU World Forum will be held in a digital form in Budapest between 12th and 14th August. The information technology will be provided by rentIT, a company that has been on the market since 1996. Interview with Zsolt Kiss, founder and Executive Director. Admin23 April 2020 Useful experiences from the United States The UPE International Relation Center conducted a short interview with Dr. János Tóth Jr., Asistant professor at the University of Physical Education, who recently returned from Albuquerque, USA, where, among many others, he gained experience in his own field.