April 27, 2016 16:18
Record participation in Stipendium Hungaricum Programme

The call for Stipendium Hungaricum Programme for 2016/2017 study year has come to a successfull end, receiving a record high 13 129 applications from 49 countries and regions.  As a result, more than 3000 foreign students are expected to start their full-time study programmes as Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holders in September.

26 Hungarian higher education institutions will host students offering a full scale 420 study programmes altogether. In total, four times more applications were received than the available number of scholarships. The most applications were submitted from Pakistan (about 38 times more than the quota available for them), then Kazakhstan (with 13 times more applications than the quota), Nigeria (11 times more), Cambodia (9 times more) and Mongolia (7 times more) followed. In close cooperation with several other participants, such as the Ministry of Human Capacities, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the higher education institutions, the participating institutions improve the academic quality of their programmes and due to the growing number of students, they may achieve a better position in the international rankings.

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February 8, 2019 09:03

Tempus Public Foundation attended “11. Informativa” study fair in Ljubljana, Slovenia with a joint “Study in Hungary” stand between 25 and 26th January.

February 6, 2019 09:38

The International Visegrad Fund is now offering Master and post-Master scholars and researchers who are citizens of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro Serbia and Ukraine can apply for a scholarship to study in the Visegrad countries.

January 24, 2019 09:24

The application deadline for Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programmes starting in the academic year of 2019-20 closed on 15 January, 2019.