University of Szeged



Stipendium Hungaricum

Stipendium Hungaricum is a scholarship programme coordinated and financed by the Government of Hungary.

The Aim of the Programme

The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government. The core mission of the programme is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students.

Scholarship Covers

Click here and read Provisions Covered section of the official website of Tempus Public Foundation.

Although the scholarship is a generous package students may need other financial source to cover all the expenses while studying at SZTE. For further information about the cost of living in Szeged, visit this page.


Language of the Programme

Most students choose programmes in English, but many of them have applied for study programmes in French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Turkish, or in Hungarian.


Preparatory Programme covered by the Scholarship

The Hungarian Studies Center of the University offers an intensive two-semester preparatory programme in Hungarian as a foreign language for international students who wish to study at a Hungarian university. For more information, click here.

Application Process

Find the details of the application process at the website of the scholarship programme.


In case academic questions please turn to the contact person indicated in the description of your programme interest, in case of questions regarding Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship application, please contact: Leona Jerney Dr., e-mail:; Annamária Szécsi, e-mail:; Diana Katsidis, e-mail:; Szilvia Dora, e-mail: or follow us on Facebook.