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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May 10, 2018 10:32

ELTE is now offering two types of summer university programs for students throughout the country who wish to spend their summer in a multicultural environment and are eager to broaden their knowledge in different fields such as culture, social sciences or Hungarian language.

May 10, 2018 08:50
European Higher Education Fair 2018

Hungarian representatives are travelling soon to Japan to take part in the European Higher Education fair between 19 – 20 May! During the two days of the fair Japanese and foreign participants will have the chance to build networks and develop their relations.

May 9, 2018 13:16

Study in Hungary is going to the NAFSA annual conference which will take place in the USA, Philadelphia between 27 May and 1 June. This conference is organized for educators all over the world and seeks to facilitate cooperation between education institutions to work together on practicies and policies.