Stipendium Hungaricum (Hungary Government Scholarship)

The Hungary Government Scholarship is intended to bolster the internationalization and ongoing development of Hungarian higher education, fortify the international relations of the academic community, and boost the prestige and competitiveness of Hungarian higher education globally.

International students are given the chance to obtain higher education at universities that are part of the Stipendium Hungaricum program at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels.

Application Deadline depending on your chosen university.

Applicants are offered over 1,200 programs, encompassing all fields of higher education across all study levels. Complete list of universities involved in the program

Language of instruction
English and/or varies based on the selected university
Type of support
The scholarship allows you to cover all or part of your university tuition fees in Hungary. A monthly allowance of HUF 43,700 is provided for living costs, accommodation in a dormitory or HUF 40,000 for rent, and health insurance up to EUR 153 is covered.
Study direction
Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Program duration
Until the end of the study period
Courses offered
Architecture and Construction
Natural Sciences
Business and Management
Computer Science
Art and Design
Cinema and Television
Earth Sciences
PR and Advertising
Social Sciences
Technical Specialties
Tourism and Services
Economics and Finance
Requirements and document preparation
Required Application Materials
  • Online application
  • Motivation letter
  • Language proficiency certificate for the chosen study course
  • High school certificate or diploma, translated into English or Hungarian
  • Transcript of the final year’s academic record
  • Signed application form
  • Copy of passport

Comprehensive list of required documents

Application forms

Current Education Documents

High school certificate or diploma, translated into English or Hungarian

Transcript of the final year’s academic record

Language Proficiency Test

To study in English: TOEFL, IELTS

To study in other languages, appropriate certificates must be provided

Additional Information

Information for those who have been approved for the Hungary Government Scholarship

Complete information about the scholarship

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The online application is formed on the Stipendium Hungaricum website.
Online application
Stipendium Hungaricum
The initiative was launched in 2013 with the aim of drawing in international students from over 90 countries for bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs.
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