2020. October 26., Monday

University of Szeged
Faculty of Medicine
Foreign Students' Secretariat

Your Education. Our Mission.


Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program

Mission of the Programe

The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government. The core mission of the program is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students.The program is based on bilateral educational cooperation agreements signed between the Ministries responsible for education in the sending countries/territories and Hungary or between institutions. Thousands of students from all around the world apply for higher educational studies in Hungary each year. The number of Stipendium Hungaricum applicants is continuously increasing as well as the number of available scholarship places. The Program is managed by Tempus Public Foundation.


We are pleased to announce that the Faculty of Medicine is participating in the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program in the academic year 2020/2021.

Students already studying at the self-financed English Language Program of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Szeged can apply only if they are recommended by the university. In order to get your ”Recommendation Letter” please contact the Foreign Students’ Secretariat.

We would like to call your attention that the University can support the application of those students only whose cumulative, corrected sum average (“összesített korrigált kreditindex”) is higher than the students’ average performance in the particular study programme (“szakátlag”) in the first semester of the academic year 2019/2020.

Please note that information on your academic performance will be automatically provided by the Faculty of Medicine in the second half of February 2020.

Participating countries:

Angola, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cape Verde, Georgia, Japan, Cambodia, Moldova, Syria, Yemen, China, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kenya, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Morocco, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Mongolia, Mexico, Malaysia, Palestine, Singapore, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam

For further details regarding the application procedure, documents, deadlines, please check the following site:


Minimun level of English Language proficiency required

All teaching at the University of Szeged is carried out in English (with the exception of Latin and Hungarian language teaching) and tutors must be convinced that you have sufficient fluency in written and spoken English to cope with your courses from the start. Therefore, all non-native English-speaking applicants must satisfy one of the following requirements:

TOEFL PBT (paper-based test): 516-554 points

TOEFL IBT (internet-based test): 66-82 points

TOEFL CBT (computer-based test): 186-218 points

TOEIC : 610-705 points

IELTS: 5.5-6.5 points

Application deadline: January 15, 2020

Application platform: