The students of the Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education received their diplomas

A graduation ceremony was held at  the Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education is helping on July 1st. The event was hosted in the Reformed Church of Beregszász. This year, a total of 137 BA/BSC students and 48 MA/MSC students obtained their diplomas. 9 students of 137 obtained an honored diploma.

Brief summary of the 3rd International Scientific and Practical Conference

On June 15, 2022, the 3rd International Scientific and Practical Conference “The Impact of Accounting and Finance on the Development of Economic Processes” was organized by the Department of Accounting and Auditing of the Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education together with partners. The event was dedicated to the 25th anniversary of...

Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education is helping refugees

Followers of the Hungarian Orthodox Exarchate of the Universal Patriarchate of Constantinople has recently raised donations, including clothing, medicine, footwear, and food for Ukrainian refugees. The collected donation was transported to Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education by the Association of Transcarpathian Border Municipalities. The institute immediately offered its help in this...

Rakoczi College and the Niagara University – the beginning of a successful collaboration

On June 13, the leaders of the Ferenc Rakoczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education and the representatives of the Niagara University  held an online discussion. The main questions discussed on the meeting was the cooperation between the two higher education institutions. On the behalf of the college,  dr. Ildikó Orosz president,  dr. István...

On the legal content of the notion “indigenous people” and differentiation of national minorities depending on the absence of a kin-state

2020.02.14 Featured news, News 813 view(s)

International law singles out a separate category among autochthonous minorities – indigenous peoples. This notion is defined as “indigenous community” in the international conventions of one of UN specialized agencies – International Labour Organization (ILO). In particular, ILO Convention № 169 (1989) defines it as follows: indigenous population includes “peoples in independent countries who are regarded as indigenous on account...


The day of Hungarian culture – celebration in Beregszász

2020.01.31 News 518 view(s)

The civil organization Pro Cultura Subcarpathica (PCS) celebrated the day of Hungarian culture on January 23rd in the Transcarpathian Hungarian Institute named after Ferenc Rákóczi II. It was a charity event, on which collects donations to support Hungarian students of art schools in Transcarpathia. The event was opened by Ildikó Orosz, rector of the Rákóczi...


Successful accreditation at the Rákóczi Institute

2020.01.31 News 843 view(s)

The Accounting and Taxation department of Ferenc Rákóczi Ferenc Transcarpathian Hungarian College successfully met the accreditation requirements. The accreditation decision of the National Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NAZAVO) states that Transcarpathian Hungarian Institute’s Accounting and Taxation program meets the quality requirements for the degree and the diploma. The accreditation decision was unanimously adopted...


Another ranking of higher education from a different perspective – a prominent place of the Rákóczi Institute

2020.01.31 News 920 view(s)

The college and university rankings of Vstup.Osvita.ua, which ranked public and private higher education institutions based on the number of students enrolled in the last academic year have been published recently, helping young people looking to study make the choice of institution. Since in the academic year 2019-20, high school graduates have been able to...


The Transcarpathian Hungarian Pedagogical Association’s position on the right to receive education in the native language in Ukraine

2020.01.28 News 468 view(s)

The Transcarpathian Hungarian Pedagogical Association’s position on the right to receive education in the native language in Ukraine in connection with the Law on Complete General Secondary Education. On January 16, 2020, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the Bill No. 0901 on Complete Secondary Education (327 people’s deputies voted in favor). It is worth noting that all...


The Ruska Kraina Experiment

2020.01.13 News 539 view(s)

In early December 1918 Ruthenian representatives of various political views from north-eastern Hungarian counties went to Budapest by a special train. The train might have been slow due to the shortage of coal in the post-war months in Hungary, so they had to economize on heating in the locomotive. The Ruthenian delegates were going to...


Venice Commission’s Expert Opinion of the 2019 Law on Supporting the Functioning of the Ukrainian Language as the State Language

2019.12.21 News 537 view(s)

Below you will find the opinion of the Venice Commission on the Ukrainian state language of 2019, i.e. the Law on Supporting the Functioning of the Ukrainian Language as the State Language in Hungarian and Ukrainian translations as well as its original text in the English language. The Opinion was adopted by the Venice Commission...