you are offline

Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2017

Deadline: Deadline: Always Open05-Mar-2017
Apply Now

Add to Favorites


Award100% of tuition fee, stipend, accommodation, medical insurance
EligibilityClass 12 pass/graduates/postgraduates/M.Phil/PhD/postdoctoral
Scholarship provider contact details

Tempus Public Foundation, 1077 Budapest, Kthly Anna Tr 1, Email:

What is Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2017?

The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government. The core mission of the programme is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students currently, 50 sending partners are engaged in the programme. Thousands of students from all around the world apply for higher educational studies in Hungary each year. In the academic year 2017-18, approximately 4000 students can begin their studies in Hungary in the framework of the Stipendium Hungaricum Programme. The Programme is managed by Tempus Public Foundation.

Who can apply for this scholarship ?

Language Proficiency

  1. Applicants are eligible to apply only if they meet the minimum language criteria set by the chosen host higher education institution.
  2. Study programmes in the English language-students shall have a level of English proficiency required by the host institution.
  3. Study programmes in the Hungarian language-students shall participate in a one-year preparatory Hungarian language course before starting their higher education studies.
  4. In addition to the Hungarian language, subjects related to the chosen field of studies will also be taught in Hungarian.
  5. Study programmes in other languages-students shall have a level of proficiency in the language of the study programme required by the host institution.

How can you apply ?

The application can be done online only with the following steps:
Step 1:
Register yourself.
Step 2: Fill all the details.
Step 3: Students shall have a level of English proficiency required by the host institution.
Step 4: Students shall participate in a one-year preparatory Hungarian language course before starting their higher education studies.


Q. Do applicants need to pay for their application?

Q. Do applicants need to register anywhere else than the stipendium hungaricums application system?
It is depending on the sending partner.

Q. Do applicants need the admission from the university?
Not yet. Admissions will be organised later on, during April-may.

Q. What do applicants need in their medical certificate?
HIV, Hepatitis A, B, C and any other epidemic condition (to prove that you have no infectious disease).

Q. Where can applicants get information about the application?
On the official website

Q. Which study programme can Iapply for?
Only those, which are supported by the agreement between Hungary and your country. The document picker will show you the programmes available in your country/region.

Q. Do the applicants have to be nominated by their country?
Yes, only the nominated applications will be forwarded to the universities.

Q. Can the applicants apply straight to the universities for stipendium hungaricum scholarship?

Q. Can applicants submit their language and school certificates later than the deadline?

Q. Where can Iget help for the online application system?
From the guide for applicants.

Q. How can Isecure my online application process?
Use the fast and stable internet, dont upload too big files.

Q. Can applicants bring their family?
Only on their own cost.

Q. Why some countries are not eligible to apply?
Because your country has not contracted Hungary about the stipendium hungaricum programme.

Q. Do applicants need the valid passport for the application?
You can start your application without the passport but later the winner applicants must have a valid passport.

Q. Do Iget an e-mail when I submit the application?
You will get informed about the successful application once the deadline is closed.

Q. Why haven't Igot informed by email yet?
In our experience, in the case of Hotmail, yahoo and stromal mail systems users do not always come to be informed by mail. In this case, it is recommended to inquire about the results at!

Terms and Conditions

The Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship is a contribution to the living costs of the scholarship holder only. The legal entity of the scholarship contract is exclusively the scholarship holder and the Host Institution. Scholarship holders are obliged to live and study in Hungary, therefore they are not allowed to live habitually in any other countries during the study period  otherwise, their scholarship holder status will be terminated.


Please submit your query
* Name is required.
* Name is too short.
* Name is too long.
* Please enter valid email address.
* Email is required.
* Mobile Number is required.
* Please enter correct number.
Add Comment