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Dear Visitor,

Welcome to the homepage of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. By unifying excellence in research, authenticity in science and a commitment to society, the institute network of the Academy is set to produce scientific results of value to Hungary and the rest of the world. As  part of the only full-time research institute network in Hungary, with nationally well established research traditions, our primary aim is to play a fundamental role in promoting the good of the general public and in building the foundation for our future through valuable scientific achievements based on highly promising and innovative research.

The primary tasks of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences include theoretical and applied research in general linguistic issues, as well as in Hungarian linguistics, Uralic studies, and phonetics. We also undertake the on-going compilation of the comprehensive dictionary of Hungarian. Other projects investigate different variants of Hungarian and minority languages in Hungary, as well as issues in language policy. Further tasks include the assembly of linguistic corpora and databases. The Institute operates a public counselling service and prepares expert reports on relevant affairs on demand. The Institute also runs the Theoretical Linguistics Programme jointly with Eötvös Loránd University.

Documentation concerning the legal status of HAS' Research Institute for Linguistics can be found here.

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Research Institute
for Linguistics

Benczúr u. 33.

H-1068 Budapest

Hungary


P.O.Box. 360
H-1394 Budapest

(36-1) 321-4830

(36-1) 322-9297

 

 

 

 


Events in April  
 

Events in May (preliminary program)  
 

MTA’s Report to Parliament Meets Unanimous Support at Committee Hearing
Report to the Hungarian National Assembly on the Activities of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and on the general situation of Hungarian science 2011-2012
 
 

Information on the creation of the "Hungarian Language Strategy Institute"  
 

Charles J. Fillmore (1929-2014), professor emeritus at University of California, Berkeley, has died. He was a mentor and a friend to many Hungarian linguists and a frequent visitor in Hungary since he gave his first talk in 1968 here.
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István Kenesei has been elected member of Academia Europaea.
New members approved by the council on 16 September 2013 ordinary and foreign proposals.
Members of the Linguistic Studies Section
 
 

The latest volume of Approaches to Hungarian has been published by John Benjamins, Amsterdam  
 

From 16 September to 15 October Prof. Kensei Sugayama will do research at the Research Institute for Linguistics on a grant of the Japan Foundation. His talk is scheduled for 3 October 11.00 a.m.   
 

Korean linguists at RIL MTA  
 

Past Lectures in English at RIL HAS  
 

Postdoctoral grants in Research Institute for Linguistics, HAS  
 

Hans-Martin Gärtner has been invited as one of three plenary speakers at the 25th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics in Reykjavík  
 

A cooperation agreement has been concluded between our institute, and the Institute of Language of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), based on the general cooperation framework of the two Academies, but also expanding it, and spelling out the scientific program of the cooperation as regards linguistic research.  
   

 

 

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 Co-financed by the European Union within the programme "Europe for Citizens" 2007 -- 2013

Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences is a member of the Mercator Network of Language Diversity Centres, which is funded within the EU programme on LLP.