The Hungarian government has invited applications for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme in order to increase the intake of foreign students into Hungarian Universities. The programme was launched in 2013.
The aim of this programme is to attract top foreign students to study in their institutions through the Hungarian higher education institutions.
Managed by Tempus Public Foundation, the programme is based on bilateral educational cooperation agreements signed between the Ministries responsible for education in the sending countries/territories and Hungary or between institutions.
Name of the Scholarship
Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2017
The scholarship is given to students for partial and full-time studies in different universities of Hungary in different languages as set by the chosen institution.
Students must have passed any one of the following:
Class 12 pass/undergraduates/postgraduates/MPhil/ PhD/postdoctoral students.
How to apply for the Hungarian Scholarship
Tuition fee, monthly stipend of HUF 40 460 to 180 000 (Depending on the course), accommodation and medical insurance.
Those candidates who procure the scholarship will get the following benefits:
Exemption of Tuition fee
Students can avail a total discount of the tuition fees
The university will grant the stidents a dormitory place or contribute a sum of HUF 40,000 to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period
The government will provide health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation (Act No. 80 of 1997, national health insurance card) and supplementary medical insurance for up to HUF 65 000 (cca EUR 205) a year/person.
Last date to apply for the Hungarian scholarship is March 5 (Central European Time)