• Conference on the Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    The Hungarian Revolution and War of Independence of 1956 is one of the most important...

  • ESZTERHÁZY KÁROLY’S CULTURAL HERITAGE

    The Esterhazyanum Scientific Research Group held a professional conference on March 17th,...

  • Történelemtudományi Intézet

  • Celebrating prof. dr. Sándor Gebei

    Professor Gebei has recently reached the age of 70. On this occasion, he was celebrated by his colleagues and admirers on 3 February, 2017.

  • "CHURCH AND SOCIETY" CONFERENCE

    The conference is organized by Esterhazyanum research team and EKU Doctoral Student Government. You can reach the full program by clicking on the image.

  • CONFERENCE FOR OUR YOUNG FELLOWS

    As part of the Hungarian Science Festival, the Institute of History proudly presents its young colleagues’ conference on 24 November, 2016. The program can be read by clicking on the image.

  • REFORMATION AND RECATOLIZATION IN HUNGARIAN HISTORY

    The Institute of History presents a scientific conference as professional preparation of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The time and place as well as the program of the conference can be read by clicking on the image.

  • Conference on the Hungarian Revolution of 1956

    The Hungarian Revolution and War of Independence of 1956 is one of the most important events in the history of Hungary in the 20th century. The 60th anniversary of this great historical moment is celebrated this year countrywide.

  • CONFERENCE OF THE EARLY MODERN AGE DOCTORAL PROGRAM

    The Early Modern Age Program of the Doctoral School of History held its annual conference on 22 April 2016.

  • Institute member received István Hahn Award

    The Non Omnis Moriar Foundation opened a competition the fifth time in 2016 to commemorate late classicist István Hahn (1913–1984). The founders biannually intend to assist a postgraduate scholar or teacher of antiquity below the age of 35 to organize an abroad study tour for their professional development.

  • ESZTERHÁZY KÁROLY’S CULTURAL HERITAGE

    The Esterhazyanum Scientific Research Group held a professional conference on March 17th, in the Chapel of the Lyceum, titled ”Eszterházy Károly’s Intellectual and Built Heritage.

  • Preparing Workshop of ISHA

    The local section of the International Students of History Association held its Preparing Workshop in Eger between 4th and 6th of March.

  • Visiting Lecturers in the 2015/2016 Spring Semester

    This semester is the fourth time when the Doctoral School of History announces a series of lectures given by visiting lecturers. This year the students have the opportunity to meet six historians from domestic and transborder universities. The schedule of the lectures can be found on the poster attached.

  • Presentations on the History of Reformation

    On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation, the Department of History, along with the Eger Reformed Congregation, starts a new series of presentations. The times and locations can be found on the poster attached. Everyone interested is welcome.

  • Our Colleague’s Presentation in Bad Kissingen

    Andor Nagy from the Institute of History attended a conference held between 18–20 November 2015, in Bad Kissingen, situated in the Bavarian region of Lower Franconia, Germany. The German title of his presentation was "Die Lebensweise der Kronstädter Patrizierfamilien an der Wende vom 17. zum 18. Jahrhundert".

  • Conference on the History of Transylvania

    The Institute of History organized an international conference titled ”The Recent State of the Research into the History of Transylvania (16–19th century)” on 5–6 November 2015.

  • Joint Workshop of Two Research Groups

    Results of the Institute’s research groups named „The Town and Its Society” and „Church and State” were presented at a worskshop organized for the Hungarian Science Festival in the Institute of History.

  • Game Changers and Changing Games

    It is already the fourth academic year when the Eszterházy Károly College launches a series of lectures on history in cooperation with Bródy Sándor Municipal and County Library.

  • Researchers’ Night at the Institute of History

    On the occasion of the Researchers’ Night there were four events at the Institute of History: historical playhouse for children (with drawing, painting and gingerbread decorating), ’modeled history’ with mock-ups, military traditionalists’ demonstration with weapons and equipments from the ottoman ages to the present.

  • Visitors from Presov

    A delegation from the University of Prešov (23 people) visited in Eger at 23. Juli 2015.

  • New research groups formed at the Institute of History

    In the past weeks, two new research groups were formed at the Institute of History, which will provide scientific background to the new projects. Various calls for proposals were announced in the beginning of May at EKU, one of which was designed to support independent research projects and research groups as well. With the help of our students, PhD students and academic staff we managed to set up two enthusiastic groups focused on two different topics.

  • OTDK 2015

    Success of our students on the 32th OTDK: one first and one second place.

  • FINALS OF THE NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITION IN HISTORY

    Eszterházy Károly College Institute of History organized a history competition for high school students for the fourth time this year.