Study in Hungary


Studying in Hungary is not as expensive as it is a perfect European study destination for higher studies. This country is famous for its historical urban centers, soothing landscapes, thermal water, and rich culture. The palaces and castles of Hungary are very famous, and their beauty can be beyond your imagination. It is hard to differentiate between hotels and museums as both are rich and beautiful. You will get undeniable traces of the legendary Hungarian wines wherever you go.

Why Study in Hungary

Hungarian institutions achieved a high position in many university rankings, and Hungarian degrees are of internationally recognized quality. The membership of the Hungarian Accreditation Committee in charge of providing quality assurance and evaluating education and research programs at higher education institutions was renewed by the European Association of Quality Assurance and the International Network for Quality Assurance Agencies in Higher Education in 2015. Hungary followed the recommendation of the European Parliament to establish its National Qualifications Framework in 2008. Hungary was among the 29 states signing the Bologna Declaration in 1999, proposing a European Higher Education Area (EHEA) where students and graduates could use prior qualifications in one country as acceptable entry requirements for further study in another.

Major Points:

  • Internationally recognized degree

  • Low living cost

  • Schengen Country

  • Two intakes- Feb, Sept

  • Nine months stay way option

  • High visa Success rate

Programmes Available:

The foreign language programs are of a high standard, and tuition fees are very favorable compared to its competition. The range of study fields students can choose from is wide:

  • Agricultural Science

  • Computer Science and Information Technology

  • Legal Science

  • Economic Science

  • Medical and Health Science

  • Arts, Arts and Humanities, Arts Education

  • Engineering Science

  • Social Science

  • Teacher Training

  • Sport Science

  • Natural Science


Hungary Student Visa – Requirements & Process

The documents required by the International students to Study in Hungary are:

  • Passport (validity should be exceeded at least six months beyond your entry date).

  • All educational documents.

  • Six passport-size color photos (not more than six months older).

  • Travel health insurance for the whole period of stay.

  • Proof of having paid the tuition fee

  • An acceptance letter from the university regarding your admission

  • Copy of the photograph page of your passport

  • Proof of address or housing in Hungary

  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover living expenses in the form of bank assurance/statement

  • Visa application form

  • Three stamped envelopes addressed to the applicant

International students who wish to apply for a Hungary student visa and stay for more than 90 consecutive days in Hungary and are non-European citizens should apply for a long-stay visa for more than 90 days to stay in Hungary. In general, the Hungary Student visa process should be the following.

Admission Process

The admission Procedure is the first part of the Hungary Student visa process, which consists of:

Step 1: Find your university and program

Visit the website of the chosen higher education institution. Read the description of the selected program (s).

Step 2: Check entry requirements and deadlines

Before you decide, always read the entry requirements for the degree program you are applying to. Collect all the required documents. Keep to the deadline.

Step 3: Apply online for the selected college and program

Fill in the online application form for the program. Then, upload or submit the required documents. Contact the university or the college and ask them if there is anything else you need to do.

Step 4: Wait to receive confirmation from the university

The student will receive a letter of invitation from the university in the student's name, stating that the student has been accepted into the program for a particular time. Students are usually required to transfer (part of) the tuition fee before the enrolment in the academic period.

VISA Process

After getting the invitation from the university, you need to include a few simple steps in the Hungary Student visa process, which are:

Step 5: Fix your appointment and go for an Interview

Now book your appointment for an Interview and visit there on that appropriate date. The file for the visa should be prepared and carried with the student on the interview date. Students should travel to the Hungarian Embassy in New Delhi, India. Address is 2/50-M, Niti Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 110021, India.

Step-6: Visa Approval

Now, wait for your results. Hopefully, you will get your visa within one month. After getting your visa, you can book your flight ticket to visit there.

Note: Usually, VISA processing takes around one month, but it could be longer, so make sure you apply as early as possible to avoid unnecessary complications. 

Are you planning to study in Hungary? Read the step-by-step Hungary Student visa process, the Required Document list, and details about working rights.