Tuesday, December 17, 2019

[All Degree + Non Degree Program] Hungary Government Scholarship | Stipendium Hungaricum 2020, Hungray (Full Scholarship)

Thousands of students from all around the world apply for higher educational studies in Hungary each year. The number of Stipendium Hungaricum applicants is continuously increasing as well as the number of available scholarship places. In the 2018/2019 round of applications, more than 4100 scholarships were awarded. In the academic year 2019/2020 more than 5000 students can begin their studies in Hungary in the framework of the Stipendium Hungaricum Programme.

The programme is based on bilateral educational cooperation agreements signed between the Ministries responsible for education in the sending countries/territories and Hungary or between institutions. Currently around 70 Sending Partners are engaged in the programme throughout 5 different continents and the geographical scope of the programme is spreading each year.

We are pleased to announce that the new Call for Applications for the academic year 2020/2021 will be available on our website in the course of Fall.

The new Call for Applications will have similar conditions as the previous ones, of course, some conditions can change. We will publish the details in due time.

    • Tuition-free education
      exemption from the payment of tuition fee
    • Monthly stipend
      non-degree, bachelor’s, master’s and one-tier master’s level:monthly amount of HUF 43,700 (cca EUR 130) contribution to the living expenses in Hungary, for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies
    • Accommodation contribution
      free dormitory place or a contribution of HUF 40,000/month to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period (Please note that if the student does not live in the dormitory, the HUF 40,000/month is a contribution to that rental costs, and in bigger cities –especially in the capital city – this contribution would not cover the full amount ofrental costs.)
    • Medical insurance
      health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation (Act LXXX of 1997, national health insurance card) and supplementary medical insurance for up to HUF 65,000 (cca EUR 195) a year/person

      Please bear in mind that these provisions are only a contribution to the living expenses of the Scholarship Holders. It means that it does not fully cover all the costs of living and the students need to add their own financial resources in order to cover all living expenses in Hungary.

      All applicants are highly advised to check the expected living expenses both in Hungary and in the city that they wish to live in before applying; please do check our Cost of Living Calculator by clicking here: http://www.studyinhungary.hu/living-in-hungary/menu/your-costs-of-living.html


      • A citizen of a country that has collaborated with this scholarship (including Indonesia) and does not have dual citizenship with Hungary.
      • Born before August 31, 2002 or at least 18 years old, except for Dance Study Programs.
      • Meet the academic and language requirements of each chosen study program.

      Required Document:
      • Online Registration Form, filled in English
      • Motivation Letter minimum 1 page
      • Proof of language skills (as requested by the study program objectives)
      • Final diploma and value transcript
      • Certificate of health
      • Copy of personal identity (KTP or Passport)
      • Statement of approval (Statement for Application) in the online registration system
      • Research Plan and Recommendation Letter (Specifically for S3 applicants)
      • Portfolio (Specifically for Art and Music courses)

        How to Apply:
        All applications shall be submitted through the online application system of Tempus Public Foundation. After registration, the applicants are able to access the application system and upload the required documents. Applications should be submitted; only saved applications will not be considered. Please note that no applications will be accepted without the online submission and after the deadline. No hard copies are required. A guide for the online system will be available to download from the www.stipendiumhungaricum.hu website.The deadline for submitting the complete application package:15 January2020 –23:59 (Central European Time)

        The online application system can be reached here: apply.stipendiumhungaricum.hu

        15 January 2020

        Indonesia (HERE)