What's in it
What's in it
You can live and study in a country steeped in history, with a booming economy and vibrant cultural life, where innovation meets tradition.
Obtaining a degree at a Hungarian university will give you an exceptional opportunity to acquire highly competitive knowledge and a unique international experience in the heart of Europe.
You can choose from an ever-growing number of programmes taught in English, covering all higher education fields at all degrees offered by the most renowned Hungarian universities.
As a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder you will be able to focus on your academic advancement, as all your tuition fees will be covered, and your accommodation costs will be supported as well.
Joining our vibrant international community in the heart of Europe is an extraordinary way to establish your future and it gives you a chance to excel.
Application for the academic year of 2022/2023 has been closed.
For more information check out our application timeline.
Mission of the
Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programme
Mission of the Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programme
The Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship programme was established by the Hungarian Government to promote the internationalisation of the Hungarian higher education and to attract top foreign students from all around the world who can establish personal and professional attachments to Hungary while enjoying high quality education in the heart of Europe.
While studying in Hungary, the students will also enjoy affordable living costs with great benefit-cost ratio, a safe and friendly living environment with convenient public transport, a vibrant cultural life, and several UNESCO World Heritage Sites. When the graduates return to their home countries with marketable skills and knowledge, they can build civil, political and economic relationships, contributing to Hungary’s image and recognition abroad.
Stipendium Hungaricum stories
Don't let your dream fade
‘My quest for more knowledge and determination to fulfil my dreams made me search the internet to see available scholarships, fortunately I saw bilateral education award between the Governments of federal Republic of Nigeria and Hungary and I applied.’
I had to leave my comfort zone and live a new reality
‘Every little encounters and experiences gained here in Hungary has been enriching and will remain within my memories for life, such as taking part in different projects, Hungarian language and the rich culture.’
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Our database provides information about study programmes in English and in other foreign languages, offered by Hungarian Higher Education Institutions. Browse through the courses and find the programme that suits you best!
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