Application Due Date: 15 January 2019– 23: 59 (Main European Time)
The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program was released in 2013 by the Hungarian Federal government. The primary objective of the program concerning the education policy is to support the internationalisation of the Hungarian college and its continuous advancement, to enhance the global relations of the Hungarian scholastic and research study neighborhood, to boost the multiculturalism of the college organizations and to promote the excellent track record and competitiveness of the Hungarian college throughout the world. The program likewise intends to develop and motivate the individual and expert accessory of foreign finished trainees to Hungary and add to the promo of the Hungarian culture and language abroad.
The core objective of the program is to increase the variety of foreign trainees in Hungary and to motivate Hungarian college organizations to draw in leading foreign trainees.
The program is based upon bilateral academic cooperation contracts signed in between the Ministries accountable for education in the sending out countries/territories and Hungary or in between organizations. Presently almost 70 Sending out Partners are taken part in the program throughout 5 various continents and the geographical scope of the program is spreading out each year.
Countless trainees from all around the world obtain greater academic research studies in Hungary each year. The variety of Stipendium Hungaricum candidates is constantly increasing along with the variety of readily available scholarship locations. In the 2018/2019 round of applications, more than 4100 scholarships were granted. In the scholastic year 2019/2020 more than 5000 trainees can start their research studies in Hungary in the structure of the Stipendium Hungaricum Program.
Research Study Levels
Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are readily available for bachelor, master, one-tier master, doctoral and non-degree programs (preparatory and expertise courses).
Research Study Modes
Both complete degree and partial (exchange) research study modes are readily available, depending on/defined in the particular bilateral academic cooperation arrangement. Complete degree programs are programs that cause a bachelor, master or postgraduate degree. 1 year programs do not cause a degree however offer a preparatory course prior to a degree program or an expertise course after a degree program.
- Tuition-free education
exemption from the payment of tuition cost
- Month-to-month stipend
— non-degree, bachelor, master and one-tier master level: regular monthly quantity of HUF 40 460 (cca EUR 130) contribution to the living expenditures in Hungary, for 12 months a year, till the conclusion of research studies
— doctoral level: according to the present Hungarian legislation, the regular monthly quantity of scholarship is HUF 140 000 (cca EUR 450) for the very first stage of education (4 terms) and HUF 180 000 (cca EUR 580) for the 2nd stage (4 terms)– for 12 months a year, till conclusion of research studies. Please see information in area 1.2.1.
- Lodging contribution
— totally free dorm room location or a contribution of HUF 40 000/ month to lodging expenses for the entire period of the scholarship duration
— Please note that if the trainee does not reside in the dorm room, then the HUF 40 000/ month is a contribution to that rental expenses, and in larger cities– specifically in the capital city– this contribution would not cover the total of rental expenses.
- Medical insurance coverage
— healthcare services according to the pertinent Hungarian legislation (Act No. 80 of 1997, nationwide medical insurance card) and extra medical insurance coverage for approximately HUF 65 000 (cca EUR 205) a year/person
Qualified Sending Out Partners
The Stipendium Hungaricum Program is based upon efficient bilateral academic cooperation contracts in between the Ministry of Human Capabilities of Hungary and the partner’s Ministry accountable for college. Applications will be thought about qualified if the candidate is chosen by the accountable authorities of the Sending out Partner.
For full-time programs, trainees can use from the following Sending Partners: Arab Republic of Egypt, Argentine Republic, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Federative Republic of Brazil, Georgia, Islamic Republic of Iran *, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Japan, Kingdom of Cambodia, Kingdom of Morocco, Kingdom of Thailand, Kurdistan Regional Government/Iraq, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao Individuals’s Democratic Republic, Lebanese Republic, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Asian Republic of the Uruguay, Pacific Alliance (member states: Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru), Palestine, Individuals’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, Individuals’s Republic of Bangladesh, Individuals’s Republic of China (consisting of the Hudec scholarships), Republic of Albania, Republic of Angola, Republic of Azerbaijan, Republic of Belarus, Republic of Cabo Verde, Republic of Colombia, Republic of Cuba, Republic of Ecuador, Republic of Ghana, Republic of India, Republic of Indonesia, Republic of Iraq, Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Kenya, Republic of Korea, Republic of Kosovo, Republic of Moldova, Republic of Namibia, Republic of Paraguay, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Singapore, Republic of South Africa, Republic of the Sudan
The due date for sending the total application bundle:
15 January 2019– 23: 59 (Main European Time)
The online application system can be reached here: apply.stipendiumhungaricum.hu
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