ELTE Business Economics Summer University | Business Communication Skills

ELTE Business Economics Summer University | Business Communication Skills

Course dates:
15 July, 2019 to 22 July, 2019
EUR 350
Fee advantages:
Fee reduction
Economics, Multidisciplinary
Application deadline:
Sunday, 30 June, 2019
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Budapest
Budapest, Hungary

General information

The course introduces students to the basics of business communication channels, barriers and genres. Apart from covering the fundamentals of verbal and non-verbal interaction, the practical aspects of the course focus on developing skills for effective written and oral communication in business contexts. The principles and forms of organisational communication will be practiced through workshop activities, role-plays and simulations.

Course leader:

Jasmina Sazdovska is a college professor at the International Business School in Budapest. Having completed part of her education in London, she obtained her PhD on the topic of business presentations at the ELTE Language Pedagogy Programme. Apart from teaching courses on business communication in Hungary, she has held corporate trainings and been an Erasmus exchange teacher in Nicosia, Lisbon and Bologna.

Course aim

• identify and overcome various types of communication barriers
• write, edit and proofread business correspondence and email
• create and structure business proposals
• plan and conduct business meetings and negotiations
• identify BATNA and ZOPA
• prepare, structure and deliver short business presentations

Target group

BA and MA students, recent graduates

Credits info


Accommodation and meals are not included in the price.

Pay attention to book your accommodation in the city center, preferably in district 6 or 7 of Budapest, or if you want to stay at ELTE Dormitory, for further information, please visit our website: https://gti.elte.hu/sumuni/generalinfo


Application period: from 1 March to 30 June 2019
early bird application until 30 April, last minute application until 12 July

Course fee

  • until 30 April 2019 - 280 EUR/week with early bird application, 
  • from 1 May to 30 June 2019 full price: 350 EUR/week,
  • until 12 July 2019 - 390 EUR/week with last minute application

The fee includes:

- Tuition fees for the one-week course
- Course materials and equipment
- Academic programs
- Welcome reception

The course fee does not include accommodation, transportation or health insurance.

ECTS accreditation


Contact information

If you have any questions, please contact us via e-mail: sumuni@gti.elte.hu