Welcome to the Department of Physical Geography and Geoinformatics of the University of Szeged!
Geographycal education at our university started in 1921. Our department was established in 1964 as Department of Physical Geography with László Jakucs, the well known karst researcher as head. In 2002 the name changed to Department of Physical Geography and Geoinformatics as Remote Sensing and GIS became more and more important besides the traditional ways of researches, applied geomorphology and environmental investigations .
Nowadays altogether 500-600 BSc students in Geography and 110 MSc students in Geography study at our university, many of them take active part in the education and research activity of the Department.
Moreover the Department take also a significant part in the education of students in environmental science.
Gábor Mezősi Dr. Prof.
head of department