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About Hungary

Hungary is among the top tourist destinations in Europe, with the capital Budapest regarded as one of the most beautiful cities worldwide. Despite its relatively small size, the country is home to numerous World Heritage Sites, UNESCO Biosphere Reserves, the second largest thermal lake in the world (Lake Hévíz), the largest lake in Central Europe (Lake Balaton), and the largest natural grassland in Europe (Hortobágy).

Features of studying in Hungary
  • The 1st subway line of continental Europe was built in Budapest.

  • The beautiful city of Budapest is made up of 2 parts – Buda and Pest – which are separated by the Danube river.

  • The Hungarian Parliament is the 3rd largest parliament building in the world, with 691 rooms and 20 kilometres of stairs.

  • Hungary is one of the best birding areas in Europe: almost 400 bird species breed here.

  • Amongst the many Hungaricums 5 are related to Hungarian gastronomy.

  • Covering almost 600 square kilometres, Lake Balaton (nicknamed “the Hungarian Sea”) is the largest lake in Central Europe.

  • Each day, 70 million litres of thermal water rise to the surface in Budapest.

  • Hungary ranks 8th in the world for medallists at the Summer Olympic Games.

  • The oversized snail-shaped egg noodles (csiga) that Hungarians use in many recipes are thought to date back to the 9th century.

  • Hungary has 10 national parks, 145 minor nature reserves and 35 landscape protection areas.

Study in Hungary: Admission Requirements
  • An up-to-date CV

  • A letter of motivation

  • Copy of your passport / ID

  • Proof of language proficiency

  • English translation of transcripts of records

  • English translation of obtained diplomas

  • Two academic reference letters.

  •  Choose a Program and your desired university.

There could be other requirements for specific documentation depending on the university.

 Visa Requirements:
  • Admission letter from your accepted university

  • Your passport should be valid at least 6 months after the entry day

  • Proof of accommodation in Hungary

  • Proof of health insurance

  • Proof you have enough funds to cover living expenses during your studies

  • Visa application form

The best universities in Hungary

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