Stipendium Hungaricum News
Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the Spring semester of the 2020/2021 academic year
Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) announces a dissertation scholarship application for Stipendium Hungaricum doctoral students who have obtained their pre-degree certificate (absolutorium) in the academic year 2020/2021 but have not yet received their doctoral degree.
Mentoring online: the challenges of the Stipendium Hungaricum Mentor Network during the pandemic
For the Stipendium Hungaricum Mentor Network, the 2020/21 academic year has turned out to be one of its most challenging periods so far. Nevertheless, although with limited opportunities for social contact, the network has come up with a few activities for students to help pass the time after or between classes in our yearlong lockdown.
Hungary at a glance – Budapest!
Staying true to its mission of introducing international students to the culture, history, cuisine and landmarks of Hungary, the Stipendium Hungaricum Mentor Network has launched an educational video series covering nearly all aspects of the nation.
Meet our alumni volunteers: Mirhadi Samidzada
In our new series, we introduce you to our alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages and all former Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders. In the second chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Mirhadi Samidzada’s story from Azerbaijan! He studied in Hungary in 2017 at Károli Gáspár University as a Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holder and now he is a lawyer in a Bridge Group of Companies.
Hungary at a glance – video series and online quizes of the SH Mentor Network is here!
Staying true to its mission of introducing international students to the culture, history, cuisine and landmarks of Hungary, the Stipendium Hungaricum Mentor Network has launched an educational video series with online quizes, covering nearly all aspects of the nation.
Meet our alumni volunteers: Aidana Smagul
In our new series, we introduce you to our alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages and all former Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders. In the first chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Aidana Smagul’s story from Kazakhstan! She studied in Hungary in 2017 at ELTE and now she’s an intern as a linguist at a Polish company.
Practice Your Hungarian Online Course
This self-paced online course is meant for international students in Hungary who would like to cope with everyday situations at the university, in offices of service providers, in shops, restaurants, doctor’s offices etc. The course is suitable as an additional material in contact courses or for language practise.
Invitation to the zoom sessions of the University of Miskolc
Are you wondering which university to apply for? Are you considering to apply for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship, the Young Christian Scholarship or to join as a self-financing student? Not sure which study program serves your academic needs? All these questions and many more will be answered by the professors and international student faculty coordinators of the University of Miskolc.
Procedures regarding the rules of entering Hungary and special medical examination for non-Hungarian students and higher education staff
We would like to inform you about the latest procedures on the rules of entering Hungary and the special medical examinations for non-Hungarian students and higher education staff.
Latest information on entry to Hungary - Travel with D type visa
According to Government Decree 341/2020. (VII. 12.), foreign students travelling to Hungary with long-stay „D” type visas are treated in the same way as Hungarian citizens. On this basis, foreign citizens who are granted D-type visa can enter Hungary without submitting a special request prior to their arrival, under the conditions that apply to the category of the country where they come from.
New travel restrictions for entering Hungary introduced on 15 July 2020
As of 15 July 2020, the Government of Hungary introduces new entry restrictions. According to Government Decree 341/2020. (VII. 12.) countries are classified into “red”, “yellow” and “green” categories, based on the severity of the COVID situation in each. Most of the countries participating in the Stipendium Hungaricum programme are classified into the "red" category, you can find the full list below.
SH MENTORSHIP: Are you mentor material?
The Stipendium Hungaricum Mentor Network is looking to appoint 300 mentors from 14 institutions for semesters of 2020 and 2021. Interested? Read on to find out more! If you have outstanding problem solving skills and excellent communication skills in English, enjoy helping foreigners with integration and would like to participate in organising community, cultural and tourism programmes on a regular basis, you might just be right for the position! Among other benefits, the mentorship offers professional training, allowances and a chance to practice English as a working language.
Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the Spring semester of the 2019/2020 academic year
Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) announces a dissertation scholarship application for Stipendium Hungaricum doctoral students who have obtained their pre-degree certificate (absolutorium) in the academic year 2019/2020 but have not yet received their doctoral degree. The period of scholarship is until they receive their degree for a maximum of 12 months.
SH day trips to explore Hungary- Stipendium Hungaricum student life
We believe that while staying in our country, it is important for SH students to experience the culture and make memories worth keeping long after they have completed their studies here and returned to their home countries.
Coronavirus Update: PM Orbán announces restrictions on movement in Hungary between March 28 and April 11
The new government measures covering the whole country will come into effect between March 28 and April 11. "This is something that people should be able to live with," the prime minister said.
Internationalization and Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship at the University of Pécs
The internationalization of the University of Pécs was also a major discussion point during the visit of State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich to this beautiful city: the Stipendium Hungaricum programme offers a large variety of development opportunities for the institute.
75 years of diplomatic relations with Mongolia
An anniversary is always a great occasion to celebrate: this time, State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich discussed the celebration plans of the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Hungary and Mongolia with Ambassador Zeneemyadar Batbayar.
Winter is coming – How to enjoy the winter season in Hungary
If you are like me and come from a country with a warm climate you may have never seen snow and experienced freezing sub-zero temperatures. Brace yourself: the winter in Hungary gets bitterly cold, there are heavy snowfalls and the lakes sometimes even freeze over.
Hungarian scholar won the ERC Starting Grant
The assistant professor of ELTE, Edit Mátyus won the ERC Starting Grant at the beginning of September. The prestigious research fund will help Mátyus to build her team at ELTE and to conduct pioneering research across the fields of chemistry. Now, the young researcher gave an interview and shared the latest news about her plans.
Study in Hungary had a visit to Korea
Study in Hungary visited Seoul and participated at the Study in Europe Fair (2-3 November 2019) that was part of the 49th Korea Study Abroad Fair, the biggest study abroad fair in Korea. The two-day fair – that took place in the famous COEX Center – was a great opportunity to help students better understand and explore the wide range of higher educational opportunities in Hungary.
Stipendium Hungaricum welcome event
Last week we celebrated with more than 200 students from all around the world. The Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Reception is always an exciting event as it is indeed inspiring to see these talented and motivated students meet for the first time.
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