The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme, by the Hungarian Government offer international students the opportunity to undergo study of all types in Hungary for free. 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. The Programme is managed by Tempus Public Foundation.
The programme is based on bilateral educational cooperation agreements signed between the Ministries responsible for education in the sending countries/territories and Hungary or between institutions. Currently more than 50 Sending Partners are engaged in the programme throughout 4 different continents.
Eligible African Countries: Egypt, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Morocco, Algeria, Angola, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Tunisia.
Field of Study: Applicants are encouraged to apply for study fields that are in the educational cooperation programmes between Hungary and the specific Sending Partner
Number of Awardees: Not specified
Value of Scholarship:
* Tuition-free education
* Monthly stipend
* Medical insurance
Duration of Scholarship: Duration of candidate’s chosen program:
* Bachelor programmes: Fulltime: 2-4 years. Partial: 1 or 2 semesters
* Master programmes: Fulltime: 1.5-2 years. Partial: 1 or 2 semesters
* One-tier master programmes: Fulltime: 5-6 years Partial: 1 or 2 semesters
* Doctoral programmes: Fulltime: 2+2 years Partial: 1 or 2 semesters
* Non-degree programmes:
o Preparatory course in Hungarian language: 1 year
o Other preparatory and specialization courses: up to 1 year
How to Apply: Visit link below.