Stipendium Hungaricum News

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the spring semester of the 2023/2024 academic year

March 22nd, 2024

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 2023/2024 spring semester, but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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March 21st, 2024

How to raise money for your ideas? Webinar by Hikmat Hasanov, Alumni Volunteer Edition

Are you eager to learn new things and broaden your horizons in science, business, or culture? So get ready for the 2024 series of the Alumni Hungary Webinars, and learn from top-notch Hungarian researchers, professionals and the volunteers of the Alumni Network Hungary. We start this year’s series on 27 March with the webinar of Hikmat Hasanov, our alumni volunteer, who will share the secrets of successful fundraising with you. Join the Alumni Network Hungary and register for the webinar!

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March 7th, 2024

Application for SH broke all records in 2024!

As one of the most prestigious higher education scholarships in Hungary, Stipendium Hungaricum attracts thousands of students. This year we set up a new record, as we never received this many applications! Are you among the applicants who wish to read some fun facts? Check the most important facts and figures from 2024/2025 application period!

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February 22nd, 2024

The ultimate compass to your Hungarian journey

Do you need some guidance to navigate in Hungary? Whether you are a prospective or a current Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder, an applicant, or an alumnus, our ultimate guide contains all the information you need for your new adventure in Hungary.

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February 9th, 2024

Chase Away Winter with 'Fánk,' 'Farsang,' and 'Busójárás'

February in Hungary is known as "farsang," featuring unique traditions such as costume parades and the remarkable Busójárás festival. Fun costumes, delicious treats, and an unforgettable weekend with the scary masked busós all contribute to chasing away the cold weather.

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January 25th, 2024

What to do in winter Hungary

Are you finished with all your exams and looking for some inspiration on how to spend your time before the next semester kicks in? Read our collection and make the most of your wintertime in Hungary!

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January 18th, 2024

What comes after your application?

Applying for the Stipendium Hungaricum is a more complex procedure with lots of deadlines to keep in mind. To help and guide you through what happens after the application process we have collected the most important information you will need.

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January 11th, 2024

Final call for applications for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship!

The deadline for submitting your application for the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship is almost here, so make sure that all the necessary prerequisites are met with your application until 15 January at 2 p.m. (Central European Time). Here you can find some tips to check before the deadline.

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January 4th, 2024

Happy New Year!

May the Year of 2024 bring you opportunities and experiences that enhance your academic journey in Hungary. 

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December 21st, 2023

Happy Holidays!

This time of the year brings festivities and family fun. It is a time for reminiscing the past and looking forward to the new year. We everyone wonderful memories during this joyous season. Happy holidays! The Study in Hungary Team

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December 8th, 2023

Welcoming the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Holders of the 2023/2024 Academic Year

On November 20, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Tempus Public Foundation officially welcomed the new Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holders. It was a wonderful afternoon with lots of fun in the center of Budapest.

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November 15th, 2023

Stipendium Hungaricum application system is open!

We are pleased to inform you that application for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme as well as the Students at Risk Subprogramme for the 2024/2025 academic year has started!

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November 3rd, 2023

Provisions covered by the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship for the 2024/2025 academic year

What are the provisions which are covered during your studies as a Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holder? The programme provides many opportunities for international students such as tuition-free education, monthly stipend, accommodation contribution, and even medical insurance. Check them out below!

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October 27th, 2023

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the fall semester of the 2023/2024 academic year

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October 19th, 2023

Join our Hungarian language course and start practicing now!

Have you heard about the Hungarian language course especially designed for international students in Hungary? If you want to cope with everyday situations easily and practice your Hungarian language skills, this is the perfect opportunity! Register below!

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October 16th, 2023

Meet Hungary at the Study in Europe Fairs in Brazil and Argentina!

Are you a student from Latin America and interested in studying in Hungary in the centre of Europe with the prestigious Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programme? Meet us in Sao Paolo and Buenos Aires on 28 and 30 October at the Study in Europe Student Fairs to get the latest information on Hungarian study options. Beyond the fairs, you will have more occasions to meet the delegation of Study in Hungary in Brazil and Argentina, find out more in the article!

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October 9th, 2023

Students at Risk application for the spring semester of 2023/2024 has been extended for Ukrainian citizens!

As a Ukrainian citizen, you can still apply for the Students at Risk Subprogramme, if you would like to start your studies at a Hungarian higher education institution from the spring semester of the academic year 2023/2024 (which will start in February 2024).

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October 5th, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Ghenwa Chamouni

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with Ghenwa, from Lebanon!

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September 28th, 2023

The art of unconventionality – Interview with artist Zahra Fuladvand – alumni volunteer edition

The presenter of the Alumni Hungary Webinar in September was our former alumni volunteer, Zahra Fuladvand, who is a well-recognized performance artist from Iran. She did her DLA research at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts with the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship and created more of her artworks in Hungary. We asked her about her art, inspirations, and her connection to the Hungarian contemporary art scene.

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September 21st, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Aliyu Yusuf Abdullahi

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with Aliyu, from Nigeria!

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September 14th, 2023

Ritual, Environment and Community in Performance Art– Webinar by Zahra Fuladvand - Alumni Volunteer Edition

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! On 27 September, the presenter of the next Alumni Hungary Webinar will be performance artist and former Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holder and alumni volunteer, Zahra Fuladvand. She will introduce her DLA research conducted at the Hungarian University of Fine Art, which explores the relationship between humans and their environment in the context of ritual ceremonies and performance art.

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September 7th, 2023

Taste Hungarian cuisine!

Food is a vital part of both life and culture, so to make the best out of discovering Hungary, we suggest you trying the delicious and diverse flavours of Hungarian cuisine too. As a Hungarian tradition, each August “The Cake of Hungary” contest is also organized, find out which cake has been the winner this year!

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August 28th, 2023

Students at Risk Subprogramme: new application for Ukrainian citizens is now open!

Application for the Students at Risk Subprogramme for the spring semester of academic year of 2023/2024 is open till 9 October!

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August 24th, 2023

Things to know about the student ID card

With a student ID card, you can access a number of services and receive discounts not only at your university, but also in several commercial places, so it  will surely bring you many benefits during your academic studies.

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August 10th, 2023

Discover Hungarian culture!

If you are now on your way to start your studies in Hungary, or you live here already as a student, you might want to know more about Hungarian culture. Either you are an art lover, or you prefer discovering the cultural treasures of the countryside, you will surely find a bunch of exciting programs for your free time all year round. In this list – which is far from comprehensive – you can find a list of recommendations of social and cultural activities.

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August 4th, 2023

Prepare your trip to Hungary!

As a fresh Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holder, a new chapter will open in your life with the start of the academic year in September. In this article, you will find useful tips that will help you with the preparation for this exciting journey to Hungary from information about the academic year to accommodation options or health insurance.

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July 27th, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Tawani Naudé

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with Tawani, from South Africa!

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July 20th, 2023

5 things to do around the Lake Balaton

Every year, thousands of people visit Central Europe’s largest freshwater lake. Thanks to its beautifully diverse landscape and vibrant cultural life, Lake Balaton is worth visiting at all times of the year. If you want to get to know the Hungarian Sea and its surroundings, it is recommended to stay in one of the settlements around Lake Balaton and explore the many sights.

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July 14th, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Anthony Christian Medina Paredes

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with Anthony, from Peru!

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July 6th, 2023

Congratulation to our graduates! Stipendium Hungaricum Farewell 2023

On 20 June we celebrated the graduation of the Stipendium Hungaricum and the Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship Programme holders at a prestigious farewell event at the Hotel Danubia in Budapest. More than 100 guests attended the ceremony including our alumni volunteers who greeted new graduates and introduced the benefits of the Alumni Network Hungary.

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June 29th, 2023

Information on visa application for newcomer scholarship holders

By now, all awarded scholarship holders have received their scholarship offer and we are sure you are excited about your upcoming studies in Hungary. To help you with the preparation, we have collected some useful information regarding the visa application process, which can take longer, so the sooner you start it, the better!

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June 22nd, 2023

4 must known facts about Stipendium Hungaricum from 2023/2024

If you’re planning to apply for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme for the next academic year, you might be interested in the numbers of 2023/2024 application too. In this article, we collected the most important facts from the last application period such as the number of participating Hungarian universities, sending countries and territories, or the most popular fields of study.

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June 16th, 2023

Be a member of the Alumni Network Hungary!

Are you finishing your studies or still studying in Hungary with the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme? Don’t miss the chance to become part of an excellent community, the Alumni Network Hungary and enjoy all the benefits that our professional international community could give to you!

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June 9th, 2023

The role of AI and digitalisation in healthcare - Webinar by Zsombor Zrubka

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! Digitalisation and artificial intelligence rapidly transform and affect healthcare. The potential of digital technologies is enormous in improving people's lives, making treatment more personalised, and helping the optimal use of therapies. At the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 14 June, healthcare economist Zsombor Zrubka will give an insight into this swiftly developing field.

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June 1st, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Hoang Nguyen Khanh An

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with An, from Vietnam!

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May 25th, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Enkhduhlguun Dorjkhand

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community. Check out our interview with Enkhduhlguun from Ulanbataar, Mongolia!

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May 18th, 2023

The message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Belal Ahmed ElShayed Shaaban

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community.

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May 10th, 2023

Students at Risk application for Academic Year 2023/24 has been extended for Ukrainian citizens!

Application for the Students at Risk Subprogramme for the academic year of 2023/2024 has been extended to 22 May!

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May 8th, 2023

Share your stories and be the Face of Stipendium Hungaricum!

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme with us! Share your memorable moments in Hungary with the public, and apply to be the Face of Stipendium Hungaricum.

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May 4th, 2023

The promises of fusion energy - Webinar by physicist Sándor Zoletnik

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! Fusion energy is one of the hottest scientific topics right now. It is hoped that fusion power could provide huge quantities of clean energy and would help to fight climate change in the near future. On 17 May, at the next Alumni Hungary Webinar top Hungarian physicist and fusion researcher, Sándor Zoletnik will give you an insight into the present and future of fusion power and the largest international fusion energy project, ITER.

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April 27th, 2023

Message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Anna Brezovskaia

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community.

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April 20th, 2023

Message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Anel Seilbekova

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community.

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April 13th, 2023

The challenges of marine sustainability - Webinar by biologist Ferenc Jordán

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! Sustainable management of marine ecosystems plays a fundamental role in the fight against the global environmental crisis. Understanding the interconnectedness of these highly fragile ecosystems is the first step towards change both on global and individual levels. In the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 19 April, network biologist, Professor Ferenc Jordán will explore the responses of science to the challenges of marine sustainability.

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April 5th, 2023

Message of the Stipendium Hungaricum Award of Excellence winners – Aimen Islam Kecheroud

The Award of Excellence is given to those Scholarship Holders who have achieved the most outstanding academic performance and contributed to the development of the Stipendium Hungaricum community.

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April 3rd, 2023

Meet our alumni volunteers: Craig V. Johnson

We have a great and enthusiastic international alumni volunteer team of 22 people from 18 countries. Most of them decided to create an alumni chapter in their home country or make international professional alumni groups and some of them did great social media work. In the next chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Craig Johnson’s story from South Africa! He studied international relations at Budapest Business School between 2017-2020 and now he is the Head of Incubation at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design.

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March 23rd, 2023

How to prepare for your entrance examinations?

Since it is the time of the entrance examinations, we would like to share some useful advice with you to help you in the preparation.

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March 20th, 2023

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the spring semester of the 2022/2023 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 2022/2023 spring semester, but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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March 16th, 2023

Students at Risk Subprogramme: new application for Ukrainian citizens is now open!

Application for the Students at Risk Subprogramme for the academic year of 2023/2024 is open till 10 May!

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March 16th, 2023

Stipendium Hungaricum application – next step: Mandatory Medical Certificate

As the nomination process is coming to its end, we would like to inform you about the following step of the application, namely the submission of the Mandatory Medical Certificate.

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March 9th, 2023

Demystifying innovation – Webinar by Craig V. Johnson - Alumni Volunteer Edition

On 22 March, we launch the 2023 season of the Alumni Hungary Webinars with an exciting presentation by Stipendium Hungaricum holder Craig V. Johnson, the head of the incubation program at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design and our alumni volunteer, who will walk you through the creative process of making innovative ideas real.

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March 2nd, 2023

Join the Alumni Hungary Webinar Series in 2023 too!

Do you want to expand your knowledge, and get inspiration while also keeping updated with the latest scientific, academic, and cultural news in Hungary? Join the online presentations of the Alumni Hungary Webinar Series in 2023 too and learn from top Hungarian researchers and professionals!

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February 23rd, 2023

Meet our alumni volunteers: Husam Rajab

We have a great and enthusiastic international alumni volunteer team of 22 people from 18 countries. Most of them decided to create an alumni chapter in their home country or make international professional alumni groups and some of them did great social media work. In the next chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Husam Rajab’s story from the Palestinian Territories! He studied Computer Engineering at Budapest University of Technology and Economics between 2017-2022 and now he’s the student affairs and digital media officer at Palestine Embassy in Budapest.

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February 16th, 2023

Take part in our exclusive alumni trainings!

Are you an alumnus of the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme and want to improve your professional skills? As a member of the Alumni Network Hungary, you can participate in our exclusive training opportunities throughout the year. Let’s see what we offer!

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February 9th, 2023

Information on the nomination process of the Stipendium Hungaricum application

Now that the technical check of applications is completed, it is the turn of the Sending Partners to conduct the nomination process. In this article, we give you an insight into the ongoing processes and next steps of the application.

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February 2nd, 2023

Busójárás – A Hungarian tradition celebrating the coming of spring

The annual ritual of Busójárás dates back to hundreds of years, celebrating the end of winter and the beginning of spring. The UNESCO-recognised event lasts approximately for one week in the small town of Mohács, located in southern Hungary, near the city of Pécs. This year the carnival will take place from 16-21. February. Learn more about Busójárás, one of the most famous Hungaricums.

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January 27th, 2023

What to do in winter in Hungary

At the end of January, you probably finished or are close to finishing all your exams. What to do in these cold, rainy and most of the time dark days of the year? It's a perfect time for catching up with friends you haven't seen lately, reading books you had to pause on, watching old classic movies, or exploring the cultural side of Hungary. Here is some advice on how to spend your time after the exam period, just before the next semester starts.

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January 19th, 2023

Meet our alumni volunteers: Purevdulam Jamiyansuren

We have a great and enthusiastic international alumni volunteer team of 22 people from 18 countries. Most of them decided to create an alumni chapter in their home country or make international professional alumni groups and some of them did great social media work. In the next chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Purevdulam Jamiyansuren’s story from Mongolia! She studied International Economics and Business at Budapest Business School between 2015-2017 and she’s now working as a Chief Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Business Excellence for Sustainability and Transparency (BEST) project in Mongolia.

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January 9th, 2023

Final call for applications for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship

The deadline for submitting your application for the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship is almost here, so make sure that all the necessary prerequisites are met with your application until 16 January at 14:00 pm (Central European Time). Here you can find some tips to check before the deadline.

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January 5th, 2023

We wish you all happy New Year!

Each year is a gift that holds hope for a new adventure. May your New Year be filled with joy, health, and bright opportunities. Have an outstanding 2023!

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December 15th, 2022

Meet our alumni volunteers: Ayaz Shaikh

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In the next chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Ayaz Shaikh’s story from India! He earned his MSc in Food Safety and Quality Engineering from the University of Debrecen during 2016-2018. Whereas He recently got the opportunity to continue his doctoral studies at the same institute from 2020

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December 8th, 2022

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event 2022

Every year we welcome the new Stipendium Hungaricum students coming from all around the world and this year was no exception.

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December 1st, 2022

Information for newcomer scholarship holders on embassies in Hungary

Your country’s embassy can help you a lot during your studies in Hungary from visa or passport services to the organization of events where you can learn more about Hungarian culture. Let us give you some useful tips, in connection to your stay in Hungary, regarding the embassies located in Hungary.

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November 23rd, 2022

A short history of Hungarian music - Webinar by musicologist Gergely Fazekas

Join the next webinar of the Alumni Network Hungary on 5 December, where musicologist Gergely Fazekas will walk you through the history of Hungarian music, which has an almost thousand-year-old past with an abundance of world-wide-known composers and musicians. Learn more about the highlights of this rich musical heritage from the early Middle Ages till the contemporaries of the 20th century in a highly engaging presentation.

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November 22nd, 2022

Your chance to excel – Apply for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship!

Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship offers a unique opportunity for your career: develop academically and professionally, build your network in Europe and beyond, and experience Hungarian tradition and creativity. Study in Hungary with the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship and apply now!

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November 17th, 2022

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the fall semester of the 2022/2023 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 2022/2023 fall semester, but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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November 15th, 2022

Application system is open!

We are pleased to inform you that the Stipendium Hungaricum Call for Application for the 2023/2024 academic year has been published!

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November 10th, 2022

Understanding International Relations – an interview with Anna Brjezovskaia

As the world becomes increasingly globalized, it is essential to understand the effects of global current affairs and foreign policy. International Relations is a complex social science related to a number of other fields. On the last Alumni Hungary Webinar in October, Anna Brjezovskaia from Georgia, our alumni volunteer and Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder, hold a presentation about this highly important field. She is pursuing her MA degree at Eötvös Loránd University in the field of International Relations (IR), with a specialization in security studies. Currently, Anna is an ELTE University International Student Ambassador and Teaching Assistant.

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November 4th, 2022

University towns in Hungary

Although most of the international students live and study in Budapest within Hungary, the cities in the countryside also have many things to offer for students. We have listed some of the most significant cities below and what they are famous for.

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October 27th, 2022

The strange relationship of humanity and pandemics - Webinar by virologist Gábor Kemenesi

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! The Covid-19 pandemic has shown us how diseases linked to globalization can completely change the society, economics, and our whole way of living. Extensive research in the field is key to prevention and treatment of present and future outbreaks, and proper communication of science can save millions of lives. At the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 14 November, Dr. Gábor Kemenesi, a key virologist at the National Laboratory of Virology in Pécs will review the current and future situation of global epidemics and will present their internationally acclaimed research projects conducted in Pécs.

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October 13th, 2022

Students at Risk Programme update: off-campus study programmes are available in Berehove (UA)

The study programmes offered in Berehove (UA) as off-campus study programmes are conducted in cooperation with the Ferenc Rakoczi II. Transcarpathian Hungarian College of Higher Education in Berehove (UA). (kmf.uz.ua/uk/).

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October 6th, 2022

Understanding International Relations - Webinar by Anna Brjezovskaia - Alumni Volunteer Edition

As the world becomes increasingly globalized, it is essential to understand the effects of global current affairs and foreign policy. International Relations is a complex social science related to a number of other fields, including political science, geography, history, economics, law, sociology, psychology, and philosophy. Join the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 19 October, and you can learn more about this highly important field from our alumni volunteer and Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder, Anna Brjezovskaia, who is currently studying International Relations at ELTE.

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September 29th, 2022

Global university rankings - Hungarian Universities Among the Bests

Each year several university rankings help to navigate among higher education institutions based on various criteria. It is a great honor to be part of these lists, and more and more Hungarian universities achieve to be included among the first best 1,000 institutions. Let’s see a quick overview of the most prominent rankings and the best results of Hungarian unis.

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September 21st, 2022

Students at Risk Programme: an off-site training in Berehove (UA) will be available from the next application period

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September 19th, 2022

Join the Alumni Network Hungary and get access to our exclusive trainings!

No matter whether you are currently studying at a Hungarian university, or you have already graduated, join the Alumni Network Hungary to stay connected and expand your professional network! Join today if you are a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder and you will also gain access to our exclusive trainings!

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September 8th, 2022

An introduction to Neptun, the online education interface in Hungary

In Hungary, the unified education system called Neptun is an essential tool for every student, professor and administrator to manage most of their academic and administrative tasks during the study period at their university. Logging in to Neptun for the first time might prove overwhelming so we created a brief summary of the most important features for you.

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September 1st, 2022

Chemical myths - Webinar by Dr. Gábor Lente

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! Chemistry is essential to our daily lives. It helps us solve many future problems, including sustainable energy and food production, or human and environmental health. At the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 15 September, Dr. Gábor Lente, the professor of the University of Pécs will give an insight into the realm of chemistry and will explore the most common misunderstandings of this exciting field.

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August 26th, 2022

Students at Risk Programme: new application for Ukrainian citizens is now open!

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August 18th, 2022

Expand your network with the volunteers of the Alumni Network Hungary

As a fresh graduate, it is important to expand your professional network. According to recent studies, volunteering is a key factor for successful networking. The Alumni Network Hungary is a continuously growing community, where you can develop your skills and make new friends.

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August 11th, 2022

Prepare your trip to Hungary!

Congratulations on your successful application! With this scholarship, you also won an opportunity to obtain high-quality European education in a country rich in cultural traditions, in the center of the European Union. However, before you embark on this adventure, we have collected some important information that may be useful for planning your trip to Hungary.

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August 2nd, 2022

Students at Risk application for Academic Year 2022/23 is still open for Ukrainian citizens!

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July 28th, 2022

Hungary at a glance – National Parks in Hungary

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.

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July 14th, 2022

Stipendium Hungaricum Farewell in 2022

Every year we say farewell to the graduating Stipendium Hungaricum students who finish their studies in Hungary and get their university diplomas. This year was no exception and we said goodbye to them both online and offline!

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June 30th, 2022

Hungary at a glance – Hungarian natural sites on the UNESCO list

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.

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June 23rd, 2022

4 must known facts about Stipendium Hungaricum from 2022/2023

Are you planning to apply for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme for the next academic year? Then you would be interested in the numbers of 2022/2023 application too! In this article, we collected the most important facts from the last application period such as the number of participating Hungarian universities, sending countries and territories, or the most popular fields of study.

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June 20th, 2022

Join the Alumni Network Hungary and get access to our exclusive webinars!

No matter whether you are currently studying at a Hungarian university, or you have already graduated, join the Alumni Network Hungary to stay connected and expand your professional network! By joining the platform, you will also gain access to our exclusive Alumni Hungary Webinar Series which offers inspiring talks of outstanding Hungarian scientists and professionals!

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June 13th, 2022

Share your favourite photo you took in Hungary and win!

Study in Hungary organises a Facebook contest dedicated to all Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders studying currently in Hungary and to all alumni Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders who already finished their studies.

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June 3rd, 2022

Students at Risk Programme: for Ukrainian citizens the application deadline is extended again!

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June 1st, 2022

How will quantum physics shape our future? - Webinar by prof. Sándor Imre

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! Thanks to technology quantum physics are getting more and more relavant in our life, but it gets little attention from news media. Sándor Imre, the R&D director of the Quantum Information National Lab of Hungary will tell you everything you need to know about the topic at the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 15 June.

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May 30th, 2022

Participate in Farewell speech of the Year 2022 video contest!

Study in Hungary organises a video contest dedicated to the graduating Stipendium Hungaricum students.

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May 30th, 2022

Send your message to the graduating Stipendium Hungaricum students!

Study in Hungary launches a video campaign for the non-graduate Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders, Stipendium Hungaricum alumni, and the international alumni volunteers. Read more about the 2022 campaign here!

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May 26th, 2022

Stipendium Hungaricum PhD Student Conference

On 7 July 2022, Tempus Public Foundation will organize the first Stipendium Hungaricum PhD Student Conference.

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May 20th, 2022

Stay with us after graduation – join the Alumni Network Hungary!

Are you a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder, finishing your studies this semester? If you want to keep in touch with your classmates and your university even after graduation, don’t hesitate to join the Alumni Network Hungary which is the largest international alumni community in Hungary.

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May 6th, 2022

In Quest of the Universe - The James Webb Space Telescope, Webinar by astronomer Örs Hunor Detre

Join the Alumni Network Hungary, and get access to our exclusive webinars! The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a miracle of modern science and engineering. It is the world's most powerful telescope ever built, which will help humanity to understand the origins of the universe and our place in it. The Hungarian astronomer, Örs Hunor Detre works on this grandiose project, and he will share his experience and the latest findings of JWST at the Alumni Hungary Webinar on 17 May.

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May 4th, 2022

Students at Risk Programme: for Ukrainian citizens the application deadline is now extended!

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April 27th, 2022

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the spring semester of the 2021/2022 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 2021/2022 spring semester, but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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April 1st, 2022

Students at Risk Programme for students fleeing the war in Ukraine

The Students at Risk Programme is launched by Tempus Public Foundation in the frame of the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme.

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March 27th, 2022

Welcome to Sri Lanka in the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme

We are glad to announce that Sri Lanka has joined the list of Stipendium Hungaricum partner countries. With the newly joined Sri Lanka we have currently 86 Sending Partners participating in the scholarship programme.

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March 26th, 2022

How to prepare for your entrance examinations?

Since it is the time of the entrance examinations, we would like to share some useful advice with you to help you in the preparation.

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March 25th, 2022

Is less work more sustainable? - Webinar by ELTE ‘s researcher Miklós Antal

Are we spending our time well on Earth? Do we love our jobs? Is it sustainable how we organize our work lives? Miklós Antal, the researcher of Eötvös Lóránd University - ELTE will address these questions at the next Alumni Hungary Webinar on 20 April, where he will introduce his research about working time reduction.

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March 24th, 2022

Hungary at a glance – Hungarian cultural sites on the UNESCO list

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.

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February 24th, 2022

Hungary at a glance – Higher education in Hungary

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.

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February 10th, 2022

Meet our alumni volunteers: Awais Qadir

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In the third chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Awais Qadir’s story from Pakistan! He studied in Hungary between 2017-2021 at Óbuda University and now he is working on high entropy ceramics for the aerospace industry to employ novel materials in extreme applications.

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January 27th, 2022

Hungary at a glace – Hungarian economy and industry

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.

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January 13th, 2022

Final call for applications for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship

The deadline for submitting your application for the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship is almost here, so make sure that all the necessary prerequisites are met with your application until 15 January. Here you can find some tips to check before the final deadline.

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January 12th, 2022

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event – Interview with Vishant Pratap Singh

On 26 October, the new Stipendium Hungaricum students, coming from all corners of the world were welcomed with encouraging and welcoming words from the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich.

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January 6th, 2022

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event - Interview with Kristi Sanxhaku

On 26 October, the new Stipendium Hungaricum students, coming from all corners of the world were welcomed with encouraging and welcoming words from the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich.

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December 20th, 2021

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event – Interview with Ayaz Mukarram Shaikh

On 26 October, the new Stipendium Hungaricum students, coming from all corners of the world were welcomed with encouraging and welcoming words from the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich.

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December 17th, 2021

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event – Interview with Angiraa Erdenesanaa

On 26 October, the new Stipendium Hungaricum students coming from all corners of the world were welcomed with encouraging and welcoming words from the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich.

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December 15th, 2021

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event 2021 – Greatest moments of the event

On 26 October, the new Stipendium Hungaricum students coming from all corners of the world were welcomed with encouraging and welcoming words from the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Dr Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich.

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December 2nd, 2021

The mobile application for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme is now available!

We are glad to announce that the mobile application for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme is now available in Google Play and App Store!

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November 18th, 2021

Stipendium Hungaricum Welcome Event 2021

Every year we welcome the new Stipendium Hungaricum students coming from all around the world and this year was no exception.

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November 15th, 2021

Application system is now open!

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November 4th, 2021

Hungary at a glance –Medieval Hungary and its history

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.

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October 21st, 2021

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum Dissertation Scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the fall semester of the 2021/2022 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 2021/2022 fall semester, but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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October 18th, 2021

Your advice to new Stipendium Hungaricum students!

What is your advice that you can give to new Stipendium Hungaricum students who have just started their studies in Hungary? Write your advice in the comments section on Study in Hungary Facebook page to win a Stipendium Hungaricum package containing a notebook, a card case, and a suitcase label!

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September 30th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – the early history of Hungary and its region

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.

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September 23rd, 2021

Eötvös Loránd University awarded by Japan’s Foreign Ministry

The Foreign Minister's Award is given to individuals or groups who have made outstanding contributions to strengthening friendly relations between Japan and foreign countries. The 2021 Foreign Minister's Award has been awarded to 177 foreign individuals and 41 foreign groups.

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September 16th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – Traffic and transportation in Hungary

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.

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September 2nd, 2021

Meet our alumni volunteers: Zahra Fuladvand

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In the third chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Zahra Fulandvan’s story from Iran! She began her doctoral studies in 2017 at the Hungarian University of Fine Art and now she’s working on her dissertation and her final art project to receive the degree.

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August 27th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – State Administration and Political System

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.

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August 12th, 2021

Improve your communication skills as our alumni volunteer!

Communication is an essential part of our life and can be a creative process to inspire others. Among our volunteer works you can find different types of communication and promotion ideas and you can follow how they share their experiences. Besides common workshops, you have a chance to develop your communication skills as our volunteer. Join us for the next two years and let’s inspire others with your work!

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August 5th, 2021

Mobilize our network as a volunteer!

Networks can only be alive if the members are part of an active and creative community. Everything starts with small groups, even the Alumni Network Hungary is growing day by day and reached more than 6000 people. Our volunteer team has an essential part of network mobilization through various meetings and workshops. Join our volunteer team for the next two years and be our network mobilizers!

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July 29th, 2021

Become our International Alumni Volunteer!

As an international alumni volunteer you can get benefits from the Alumni Network Hungary to build your carrier. Either you search your first volunteer project as a fresh graduate, or you are an experienced volunteer, the Alumni network Hungary has a wide range of opportunities to find your place. Join our volunteer team for the next two years and be our network mobilizers!

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July 22nd, 2021

Hungary at a glance – The Central Transdanubia Region

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.

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July 15th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – The Western Transdanubia Region

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.

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July 1st, 2021

Hungary at a glance – The Southern Transdanubia Region

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.

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June 24th, 2021

Meet our alumni volunteers: Ayaz Shaikh

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In this part of our volunteer series, you can read Ayaz Shaikh’s story from India! He’s doing his doctoral studies in Hungary at the University of Debrecen and his research is about honey product development in Hungary and India.

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June 22nd, 2021

Slight delay in the results of the 2021/22 application round

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June 21st, 2021

Share your favourite photo you took in Hungary!

Study in Hungary organises a Facebook contest dedicated to all Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders studying currently in Hungary and to all alumni Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders who already finished their studies

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June 17th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – The Southern Great Plain Region

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.

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June 11th, 2021

Send a message to the graduating Stipendium Hungaricum students!

Study in Hungary launches a video campaign for the non-graduate Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship holders, Stipendium Hungaricum alumni, and the international alumni volunteers. Read more about it here!

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June 10th, 2021

4 must known facts about Stipendium Hungaricum from 2021/2022

If you’re planning to apply for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program for the next academic year, you would be interested in the numbers of 2021/2022 application too. In this article, we collected the most important facts from the last application period such as the number of participating Hungarian universities, sending countries and territories, or what are the most popular fields of study.

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June 9th, 2021

Farewell speech of the year video contest!

Study in Hungary organises a video contest dedicated to the graduating Stipendium Hungaricum students.

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June 3rd, 2021

Hungary at a glance – the video series 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 covering nearly all aspects of the nation.

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May 27th, 2021

Meet our alumni volunteers: Mohammed A. Abboh Adam

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In the third chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Mohammed’s story from Sudan! He studied in Hungary between 2018 and 2020at the University of Debrecen and now he is project coordinator at Muhu Liha Tulundusühistu (food commercial association) in Estonia.

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May 20th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – Northern Hungary

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.

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May 13th, 2021

Hungarian universities among the bests in the world!

Multiple Hungarian higher education institutions have made it to the list of the most recent Times Higher Education rankings. Here is our summary of the 2021 results!

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May 6th, 2021

Hungary at a glance – the Central Hungary Region

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.

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May 6th, 2021

Information about COVID-19 vaccination

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April 29th, 2021

Meet our alumni volunteers: Mariko Botar

The time has come to introduce our international alumni volunteer team with 34 people from 17 countries speaking 23 different languages. In the third chapter of our volunteer series, you can read Mariko Botar’s story from Japan! She studied in Hungary between 2017-2019 at ELTE and now she is an assistant professor at the Okinawa Prefectural College of Nursing.

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April 22nd, 2021

Hungary at a glance – Famous sites and attractions in 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.

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April 15th, 2021

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.

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April 15th, 2021

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.

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April 8th, 2021

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.

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April 8th, 2021

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.

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March 18th, 2021

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.

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March 11th, 2021

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.

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March 8th, 2021

The latest COVID-19 related restrictions in effect from March 8

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March 4th, 2021

Help from far away

Volunteering experiences of Stipendium Hungaricum student, Mustafa Ghulam

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February 1st, 2021

Extraordinary legal order extended until 1 March

As per the Government Regulation of 29 January 2021, the extraordinary legal order introduced due to the worsening health statistics related to the COVID-19 pandemic has been extended until 1 March 2021.

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January 19th, 2021

DreamApply scheduled system manitenance 24/25 Jan

Due to a scheduled upgrading of the database servers for performance improvement on Jan 24/25, the DreamApply system will be unavailable for approximately 2 hours starting from 1:00 UTC on 25 Jan.

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January 11th, 2021

Extraordinary legal order extended until 1 February

As per the Hungarian Prime Minister's announcement of 8 January 2021, the extraordinary legal order introduced due to the worsening health statistics related to the COVID-19 pandemic has been extended until 1 February 2021.

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December 9th, 2020

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.

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November 25th, 2020

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.

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November 17th, 2020

Updates regarding the COVID-19 related restrictions and regulations

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November 16th, 2020

The Stipendium Hungaricum online application system is now open!

We are happy to inform you that the Stipendium Hungaricum online application system for the 2021/2022 academic year is now open.

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November 16th, 2020

Stipendium Hungaricum in the virtual space

On 5 November 2020, Széchenyi István University held the academic year 2020/21 opening event for new Stipendium Hungaricum programme students.

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November 6th, 2020

The next application period will start on the 16th November!

The next application period for Stipendium Hungaricum is from 16 November 2020 to 15 January 2021 for the academic year of 2021/2022.

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October 28th, 2020

Call for Application for Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship for doctoral students graduating in the Fall semester of the 2020/2021 academic year

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September 21st, 2020

Latest updates regarding the COVID-19 related restrictions and regulations

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September 1st, 2020

Latest regulations related to entering Hungary

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August 19th, 2020

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.

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August 10th, 2020

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.

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July 23rd, 2020

Important note - Misleading e-mail on behalf of TPF

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July 20th, 2020

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.

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July 7th, 2020

Students’ Garden opened at Szent István University, Gödöllő

State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich visited Szent István University to see the Students’ Garden (Hallgatók kertje), the new and innovative project of the university’s Stipendium Hungaricum students.

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June 19th, 2020

Latest news related to Covid-19 – State of emergency terminated in Hungary

We would like to inform you about the latest updates regarding the Covid-19 pandemic and related measures in Hungary.

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June 12th, 2020

Second phase of protective measures – adhering to general precautions remains important

We would like to inform you about the new regulations that came into force/continue to apply in the second phase of the protective measures relating to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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May 19th, 2020

Easing of curfew restrictions in Budapest

We would like to inform you about the new rules that took effect on Monday, following Prime Minister Viktor Orbán’s announcement of the easing of curfew restrictions imposed in Budapest due to the novel coronavirus.

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May 25th, 2020

Message from Széchenyi István University, Győr

Did you apply to Széchenyi István University? Watch the video message of Dr Eszter Lukács PhD, Vice-Rector for Educational Affairs and learn more about the university and the city!

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May 15th, 2020

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.

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May 13th, 2020

Next Call for Application of the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programme for the academic year of 2021/2022

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May 5th, 2020

Important information for Scholarship Holders regarding the expiry and renewal of residence permits

We would like to inform you, that the National Directorate-General for Aliens Policing has introduced new provisions regarding the expiry and renewal of residence permits.

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May 5th, 2020

Update on the curfew restriction

The previously announced curfew restriction has been modified by the Hungarian Government and will remain in force until further notice.

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April 20th, 2020

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.

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April 15th, 2020

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.

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April 2nd, 2020

Here’s how the COVID-19 situation affects SH students’ lives

Your rights and options as a scholarship holder during the coronavirus pandemic.

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March 27th, 2020

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.

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March 27th, 2020

Social distancing and other useful tips

Here’s what you can do to stay safe and calm during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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March 19th, 2020

State of Emergency

State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich emphasized the importance of taking precautions to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.

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March 14th, 2020

Coronavirus - Latest news II.

As per the related Hungarian laws and EU regulations, border control between Hungary and the Republic of Slovenia, and between Hungary and the Republic of Austria will be reestablished with temporary effect.

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March 14th, 2020

Coronavirus – Latest news I.

Entry is denied to travelers arriving from the following countries: Italy, China, South-Korea and Iran.

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February 29th, 2020

Ambassador of Algeria to Hungary welcomed State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich

State Secretary Orsolya Pacsay-Tomassich attended the reception held in honour of Algerian Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holders.

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February 21st, 2020

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.

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February 19th, 2020

Welcome to the 20th Francophone Festival

Francophone culture is celebrated all across Hungary between 26 February and 8 April

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February 17th, 2020

SH programme to build bridges between countries

Many cultures were represented at this colourful event.

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February 12th, 2020

Honouring Tunisian students in Hungary

The event included a great presentation of Tunisian culture with talented musicians, an amazing live music act and beautiful traditional dresses.

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February 7th, 2020

MentorFactor 2020: congratulations to all the winners!

The MentorFactor 2020 event was hosted aboard the A38 ship - an amazing venue for an equally amazing event!

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February 7th, 2020

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.

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February 5th, 2020

International relationships

International relationships: SH programmes with Pakistan and Algeria

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January 24th, 2020

SH Programme at the University of Kaposvár

Possibilities of expanding the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme at the University of Kaposvár.

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January 23rd, 2020

The Day of the Hungarian Culture

The 22nd of January is the official Day of Hungarian Culture: on this day, we celebrate the written literature and poetry and also honour the famous writers and poets of Hungary.

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December 29th, 2019

Hidden gems of the Capital

This article includes some of the highly amazing hidden spots of Budapest, not the main tourist attractions. Even though I am sure that these unusual treasures will indeed amaze you.

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December 17th, 2019

The University of Pécs takes action against PET bottles

The University of Pécs is the first among Hungarian higher education institutions to stop purchasing plastic PET bottled water and drinks. Seventy free water filling stations will be installed instead.

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April 17th, 2020

Information for Kyrgyz students

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December 3rd, 2019

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.

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November 26th, 2019

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.

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November 22nd, 2019

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.

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October 31st, 2019

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.