Move and Study for free in Hungary.

You have the opportunity to live and study in a historically rich country with a thriving economy and a vibrant cultural scene, where innovation and tradition coexist harmoniously.

Obtaining a degree at a Hungarian university provides you with a unique international experience at the heart of Europe and competitive knowledge.

You can choose from a growing number of English-taught programs across various academic fields offered by renowned Hungarian universities. As a Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship holder, your tuition fees are covered, and you receive support for accommodation costs.

Joining our diverse international community in the heart of Europe is an exceptional path to shape your future and excel in your studies.


Stipendium Hungaricum

The Hungarian Government’s prestigious higher education scholarship program, offers a wide range of courses for high-achieving international students. It aims to internationalize Hungarian higher education, strengthen academic and research relations, and enhance the global reputation of Hungarian education.

This program, established in 2013, is overseen by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and managed by the Tempus Public Foundation.



For Bachelor’s, Master’s, one-tier Master’s, and non-degree programs:

  • Tuition-free education
  • Monthly stipend (HUF 43,700 or approximately EUR 110) for living expenses, 12 months a year
  • Accommodation support (dormitory or HUF 40,000/month contribution)
  • Medical insurance in accordance with Hungarian legislation

For Doctoral programs:

  • Tuition-free education
  • Monthly stipend (HUF 140,000 or approximately EUR 365 for the first phase and HUF 180,000 or approximately EUR 470 for the second phase) for 12 months a year
  • Accommodation support (dormitory or HUF 40,000/month contribution)
  • Medical insurance according to Hungarian legislation

Required Documents

You can start the application without a passport and use an alternative identity document (e.g., national ID card). If you lack identification, you can provide a signed declaration stating your intent to obtain the required document by August 1. However, a valid passport will be necessary if you are awarded the scholarship.


Application Process

To apply, CLICK HERE, where you will find a user-friendly guide for the application process.



Please be aware that the scholarship’s provisions contribute to living expenses but may not cover all costs. Students are advised to assess the expected living expenses in Hungary and their chosen city. You can use the Cost of Living Calculator provided on the official website for this purpose.

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