Presentation on theme: "All European emergency number: 112 SAFETY:. All other numbers are listed in the Student Handbook:"— Presentation transcript:
All European emergency number: 112 SAFETY:
All other numbers are listed in the Student Handbook:
In particular on pg 3:
Always let us know where you travel, when you are expected back! The Schengen Zone
Budapest is safe, but do not walk alone in the dark! Especially if you had drinks, especially ladies
Always lock the doors of your apartment – even if you are inside. Do not leave your stuff on the corridors!
Use common sense when making friends on the street
For more on safety, visit the relevant page of the US Embassy in Budapest ( )
In Europe, always carry an ID with you – police can stop and check you! IMPORTANT TO KNOW:
You are NOT eligible for a student pass on Budapest Public Transport (BKV) YES 3800 ft 9800 Ft
Please, be patient! HOUSING:
Local insurance is included in tuition with English speaking staff, doctors; even covers some dental and medication BUT It is only valid within Budapest Does not cover evacuation abroad INSURANCE :
MUST HAVE US/CANADIAN insurance that is valid in Hungary covering at least up to 30,000 euros (about 40,000 USD) of your health expenses -- for getting the RESIDENCY PERMIT as well
Will be done in groups Costs forints Once you have it, can freely travel within the Schengen Zone RESIDENCY PERMIT :
OKMÁNYBÉLYEG = FISCAL STAMP Get forints worth at the Post Office
Entrance card (chip card) – 3000 forints Non smoking Reading room in 205 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m Computers in the basement WIFI code: 1qay2wsx3edc4rfv The BSM building:
ALL RULES ARE DETAILED IN THE STUDENT HANDBOOK! ACADEMICS: READ!
First three weeks are for making final decisions! Registration deadline & feedback session: SEPTEMBER 27th
During/after the first three weeks “Reading courses” can become “regular” “Regular” can become “reading” Courses may be cancelled based on enrollment data.
Introductory level math courses: AL1 Introduction to Abstract Algebra ANT Topics in Analysis CLX Complex Analysis CO1 Combinatorics 1 MPS Mathematical Problem Solving NU1 Number Theory 1 PRO Probability Theory SET Set Theory TOP Introduction to Topology
Advanced math courses: AAL Advanced Algebra ALT Algebraic Topology C&P Conjecture and Proof CO2A Combinatorics of Finite Sets COP Combinatorial Optimization DIG Differential Geometry FUN Functional Analysis GAL Galois Theory GEO Topics in Geometry
GMT Game Theory GRT Graph Theory IST Inquiry based spectral theory LOG Mathematical Logic MAP Mathematical Physics MCG Modern Convex Geometry NUT Topics Number Theory RFM Real Functions and Measures STA Statistical Methods THC Theory of Computing
Advanced Math Courses (Reading) NUT Topics in Number Theory BIO Combinatorial and computational aspects of bioinformatics MAP Quantum Information and Quantum Computation STA Statistical Methods
EUR Elective Undergraduate Research STARTING with 5 problems: 1. Large set in the line without a given pattern with TAMÁS KELETI 2. Monochromatic connected pieces with ANDRÁS GYÁRFÁS 3. (Small) Forbidden Configurations with ATTILA SALI
4.First passage times with ÁRPÁD TÓTH 5.Stochastic Networks with ISTVÁN MIKLÓS
NON CREDIT courses: CLA Classical Algebra Cliff CORZATT GRE preparation session Scott KENSELL, Casey TOMPKINS PUTNAM Competition (Putnam) preparation session Péter MAGA, Péter Pál PACH BSM local math competition November 23rd, 9am-2pm Putnam competition December 7th
MATH and EDUCATION COURSES: DLG Discovery learning for gifted students CANCELED OBM Classroom Observations in Mathematics
NON-MATH COURSES: HL1 Beginner Hungarian Language HL2 Intermediate Hungarian Language HUC Hungarian Art and Culture HIS Holocaust and Memory FILM Film Analysis - Masters of European Films Non-credit: HUP Hungarian + Scott Kensell
Your paid tuition covers as much as five of the math courses and as many of the non-math courses OFFERED by BSM as you wish.
Once again, REGISTRATION DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 27 th, Thursday, 10am and feedback session 2:30 pm ADVISORS: ● A through K -- Csaba Szabó ● L through R -- Dezső Miklós ● S through Z – Ágnes Szilárd
Office hours of the advisors’ Csaba Szabó Wednesday 10-11, Thursday 12-1 Ágnes Szilárd Tuesday, Thursday 8:30 – 9:30 Dezső Miklós Monday 11 – 1 Tuesday Friday 10-11
DURING THE SEMESTER: DROPPING A COURSE – by December 6th, Friday, the latest Switching to AUDIT The Pass/Fail option
Leaning disabilities and mental health Special accommodation for learning disabilities Mental Health Problem Counseling Services at College International (BSM)
TEXTBOOKS: sold weekly FOR FORINTS ONLY some used at 60% full refund till Sept 27th 50% refund at the end of semester Handouts cannot be refunded.
LIBRARIES: Anna's Office Renyi Institute Library (opens on the 23rd of September)