2023. December 7., Thursday
Szegedi Tudományegyetem Szent-Györgyi Albert Orvostudományi Kar

University of Szeged
Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical School
Foreign Students' Secretariat

Your Education. Our Mission.

Degree programmes: first year and transfer students

To apply for a full-time English language Health Science programme at the University of Szeged please carefully follow the step by step application guide below:

Step 1: Complete the online registration


Choose your full-time programme. You need to know what specific English language programme you want to study before you apply. Applications are to be submitted through the online Application System, Dream Apply at apply.u-szeged.hu.

First, select the programme you are interested in then click on Apply Now! and become an applicant by creating your applicant account. Please keep in mind that you are only allowed to register one account in the application system. After completing your registration online an automatic reply will be sent to your e-mail address to confirm your online registration.

Should you already have a Dream Apply account, log in, choose your preferred programme and click on "Yes, clone my previous application (recommended)". Please check your data, make necessary changes and provide additional information if required by the system.

Also, there are refrence codes you have to indicate by clicking on your name (upper right corner) and choose "Have a refence code?"

1. In case you are applying through a local represelative, please indicate the agent reference code. List of codes available at http://www.med.u-szeged.hu/fs/application-admission/representatives

Please note that only those representatives are eligible to represent the University of Szeged, guide you throughout the application process and provide you with relevant information, whom you may find listed on the official local representatives list.

2. Should you not have a representative please use "No Representative" as your reference code.

3. In case you are applying for exemption from the entrance examination please use "EXEMPTION" as your reference code.

4. In case you would like to transfer to the University of Szeged, you are requested to use "TRANSFER" as your reference code.

Proceed to Step 2.


Step 2: Collect the required documents

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Documents are only accepted as attested copies in English language or as certificates with an authorized English translation.

1. Passport photo

You are required to upload a formal photograph of yourself in the DreamApply. Please note that you can only upload JPEG files that do not exceed 2MiB.

2. Certified copy of your High School Diploma from an accredited high school and Transcripts listing all the subjects you have taken and the grades you have achieved.

You are also eligible to submit your application and sit for an entrance examination if you are in your final year but have not received your School Leaving Certificate or Diploma yet. In this case, you must present proof that you are attending high school.

In case of application for exemption from taking the entrance examination, certified copy of your IB Diploma, GCE A2-level certificate(s) or BSc. Degree and Transcript(s) listing all the subjects you have taken and the grades you have achieved are required. Predicted grades are only considered for conditional acceptance.

3. Photocopy of your valid Passport (non-EU citizen) or Identification Card (EU citizen)

Please upload a scanned copy of your valid travel document.

4. Curriculum Vitae

Please make sure, that your CV includes your photo, personal contact details and an accurate report on your educational background, qualifications to the programme you are applying to. You might also indicate your previous jobs related to the field you wish to study about. No mandatory format is given, however as a guide you may create your CV online here.

5. General Medical Certificate

This document needs to be filled out by your General Practitioner. Official form is available here.

Please note that the certificate can not be older than one year at the time of application.

6. Birth Certificate

You must provide a photocopy of your Birth Certificate or any official document indicating your full name, date and place of birth, furthermore your mother's first and previous family name (maiden name) the latest after acceptance.

7. Motivation Letter

Content of this letter must be typed in to the Motivation tab in your own DreamApply account. (The length of this letter should be between 800 and 4000 characters).

8. Reference Letter

You may ask your current or former teachers, employers to write a reference letter for you and you can upload the scanned copy of your reference letter in the documents tab, or you can ask for automated references from referees through the DreamApply system.

9. Statement of Representation
In case you have a local representative helping you through the application process, you are required to complete the statement. Official form is available here.

Please download the form, fill in, sign, have it signed by your local representative and 2 witnesses.

Please note that only those representatives are eligible to represent the University of Szeged, guide you throughout the application process and provide you with relevant information, whom you may find listed on the official local representatives list.

Should you not have a representative please tick the answer "I do NOT have a representative".

10. Proof of Payment: 300 EUR Application fee (non-refundable)

Please note that the above fee is a combined application and entrance examination / evaluation fee that is to be paid only once regardless of the number of applied health science programmes (maximum 3 programmes) and includes a maximum of two examination chances in case it is offered by the University.

Online (bank card) payment can be made through Simple Pay (available within the Dream Apply Application System).

In case you cannot conduct your payment online (through Dream Apply) bank account information for wire transfer is available here.

Please note that commission charges have to be paid by the applicant.

11. In case of transfer students: Official University Transcript(s) listing all the subjects you have taken and the grades you have achieved, information on the grading system and course description(s) of all the subjects you have completed are required.

Proceed to Step 3.

Step 3: Upload the required documents

Please, carefully study the requirements in the "Checklist" in your Dream Apply, scan original documents in PDF or JPG format and upload them at the relevant task.

Proceed to Step 4.

Step 4: Register for an entrance exam in Dream Apply


After the evaluation of your application documents the Admissions Office sends out the entrance examination invitation through Dream Apply. Parallel a new task "Register for an entrance examination" shows up where you will be able to register for the preferred examination date.

The list of the available examination dates in Dream Apply only indicates the first day (written test) of the examination. The oral interviews are scheduled on the following days depending on the number of applicants.

Please be aware that once you have registered for an examination date you will not be able to change it by yourself. Should you need to modify your examination date please contact us via e-mail at: entrance.fs@med.u-szeged.hu

Nurse and / or Physiotherapist only applicants should contact the Faculty of Health Sciences and Social studies for entrance exam registration at: english.etszk@szte.hu

For information about the entrance examination, topics and sample tests please click here.

For exam dates please click here.

Proceed to Step 5.

Step 5: Admissions decisions


Admissions decisions are made by the Academic Boards of the Faculties. If you get admitted to one our programmes you will receive a Letter of Admission through the Dream Apply, our online application system. On request, the hard copy of this document can be mailed to your registered mailing address.

The hard copies of the uploaded documents have to be mailed to the Faculty concerned only following acceptance.

The University reserves the right to withdraw the official decision regarding admission if the hard copies of the documents do not match the ones uploaded upon application.

For steps to follow after acceptace please click here

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