After high school in the Vranov nad Topľou (1975–1979) he studied at the Pedagogical Faculty, University of Pavol Jozef Šafárik in Prešov (1979–1983).
During each year of study, he was rewarded by various prizes at events as Akademický Prešov, Wolkrová Polianka or other competitions. His first poems were published in periodicals New Word for Young, Dotyky, Kultúrny Život and others Between 1983-1992 he worked as a teacher in a grammar school, between 1992-1995 he worked as local newspaper journalist in Poprad and Vysoké Tatry area, since 1995 as journalist in Nový Čas, Korzár, Pravda, Žurnál or Farmár.
Pavol Hudák is one of the most established Slovak authors.
Sensitive and remarkable poet with true testimony. Author of various radio auditions and music songs.
Laureate of many literary awards.