Study in Hungary
Before coming to Hungary
To study in Hungary you have to hold residence permit and if you are non-EU citizen you may apply for study visa as well.
Students from the EU and EEA do not require a student visa to Hungary. However, you must apply for a residence permit within 75 days after arrival to Hungary. You have to submit your application together with the Letter of Acceptance from the university, a housing contract, a statement of your personal finances and a certificate of your health insurance.
Residence and Visa information
Health insurance - Health care
The structure of the Hungarian education system:
Vocational studies may not be commenced before the age of 16, up to which pupils are to acquire fundamental education. Education is compulsory for all children up to the age of 16. The public education is free for Hungarians, foreigners with settlement permit and for EU nationals.
Register of vocational qualifications recognised by the Hungarian State - The National Qualification Register (Országos Képzési Jegyzék): >>
Information for students
Recognition of studies & qualifications
Student expenses and financial aid
Admission requirements for higher education:
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