Pannon Equestrian Academy
The Pannon Equestrian Academy belonging to the Agricultural Centre of Kaposvár University is an outstanding complex equestrian centre of Hungary. Our unique institution is a proud partner and host of several returning guests not only from Hungary, but also from foreign countries worldwide. The management of the Pannon Equestrian Academy is framed by fi ve major activities and development areas answering the future challenges.
Education and training – Sport – Event organization – Riding of disabled people – Leisure riding
Education and training
The Pannon Equestrian Academy is the institution for the theoretical and practical education of the students of Kaposvár University (and other universities, if applicable). It has been being the national education centre of equestrian professionals since 40 years, and it is a confi rmed major training base of the Hungarian Equestrian Federation. The arrangement and organization of the education is the responsibility of the Hippotherapy and Hippology Department of the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at Kaposvár University. The bachelor (BSc) course (seven semesters) of "Horse breeder and equestrian sport manager" was launched in 2014 as a unique university education in Hungary and even in Europe. The students are given considerable amount of lectures and practical trainings in riding and joint equestrian duties.