Eötvös Loránd University
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Eötvös Loránd University

Public research university in Budapest, Hungary

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Eötvös Loránd University is a Hungarian public research university based in Budapest. Founded in 1635, ELTE is one of the largest and most prestigious public higher education institutions in Hungary. The 28,000 students at ELTE are organized into eight faculties, and into research institutes located throughout Budapest and on the scenic banks of the Danube. ELTE is affiliated with 5 Nobel laureates, as well as winners of the Wolf Prize, Fulkerson Prize and Abel Prize, the latest of which was Abel Prize winner Endre Szemerédi in 2012.

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What is Eötvös Loránd University known for?

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Mathematics
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Computer Science
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Sociology
#63 World Rank
Economics
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Physics
#120 World Rank
Earth Sciences
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Chemistry
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Anthropology
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Psychology
#174 World Rank
Religious Studies
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Philosophy
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Biology
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Literature
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Engineering
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History
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Law
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Political Science
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Education
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Medical
#798 World Rank
Social Work
#928 World Rank
Nursing
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Communications

Influential People

Who are Eötvös Loránd University's Most influential alumni?

Eötvös Loránd University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Sociology. Eötvös Loránd University’s most academically influential people include John von Neumann, Paul Erdős, and Karl Mannheim.

John von Neumann
John von Neumann

Hungarian-American mathematician and polymath

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Paul Erdős
Paul Erdős

Hungarian mathematician

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Karl Mannheim
Karl Mannheim

Hungarian-German philosopher and sociologist

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Michael Polanyi
Michael Polanyi

Hungarian-British polymath

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Karl Polanyi
Karl Polanyi

Economist, philosopher and historian

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John Harsanyi
John Harsanyi

Hungarian economist

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Ignaz Semmelweis
Ignaz Semmelweis

Austrian doctor

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George Pólya
George Pólya

Hungarian mathematician

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George de Hevesy
George de Hevesy

Hungarian chemist

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Max Nordau
Max Nordau

Zionist leader, physician, author, and social critic

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Rózsa Péter
Rózsa Péter

Hungarian mathematician

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László Moholy-Nagy
László Moholy-Nagy

Hungarian artist

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