Hungary with over 1000 years of history is seen as one of the oldest countries in Europe. The country has a population of about 11 million people and is located in central Europe. Hungary has been a member of the European Union since 2004 and has given students the chance to enrol, study and obtain a degree as well as know other places in Europe.
COST OF LIVING IN HUNGARY
Cost of living in Hungary is not too expensive and is relatively affordable. Approximately 450-500 Euros is required to cover costs and expenses such as food, accommodation, phone, textbooks, internet subscription e.t.c every month.
COST OF STUDY AND TUITION IN HUNGARY
Students with outstanding academic records most of the time benefit from a program financed by the state, where the Hungarian government pays the tuition fees of the students selected. If you come from a country that has an agreement with Hungary or you are an EU student you may qualify for the program.
Non EU students and international students who are not eligible for the government financed program will have to pay tuition fees which usually range between 1000-3000 Euros every academic year. Also they may need to pay registration fees which range between 40-700 Euros depending on the course chosen by a student.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDY IN HUNGARY
To be eligible for an undergraduate program in Hungary, students should meet the following requirements:
Students applying are expected to have completed secondary school or high school education
Student should hold or have obtained a valid school certificate which makes them eligible for higher education studies in Hungary
Students will need to show of evidence of their proficiency in the use of Hungarian and English language
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR MASTERS STUDY IN HUNGARY
To be eligible for a master program in Hungary, students should have a relevant bachelor’s degree or its equivalent
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR DOCTORAL STUDY IN HUNGARY
To be eligible for a doctoral program in Hungary, students should have a master’s degree that is recognized in Hungary
Below are some of the top universities in Hungary
Central European University
Debrecen University of Agricultural Sciences
Hungarian Academy of Craft and Design
Attila Jozsef University
Avicenna International College
Budapest University of Economic Sciences
University Medical School of Debrecen
University of Pecs
University of West Hungary
Mathematical Institute of Hungarian Academy of Sciences