Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme

Stipendium Hungaricum is a scholarship program founded by the Government of Hungary in the spirit of its foreign policy „Opening to the East and to the South” in 2013 and is managed by the Tempus Public Foundation. The scholarship is based on a bilateral educational cooperation agreement signed between the Ministries responsible for education between the sending countries/and Hungary. Currently the sending countries include 81 countries accross 5 continents, attractingmore than 5000 international students each year.

Stipendium Hungaricum benefits are the following

  • Tuition-free education
  • Monthly stipend
  • Monthly accommodation contribution
  • Medical insurance

Please bear in mind that these provisions are only a contribution to the living expenses of the Scholarship Holders.

Please check the living expenses in Hungary here.

The Call for application is launched mid november each year.

Application deadline: 16 January, 2023 14:00 (CET)

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Stipendium Hungaricum dissertation scholarship for doctoral students

Each year, the Tempus Public Foundation (TPF) announces a dissertation scholarship application for Stipendium Hungaricum doctoral students who have obtained their pre-degree certificate (absolutorium) but have not yet received their doctoral degree.

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Updated: 21.06.2023.