Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship is the leading higher education scholarship programme of the Hungarian Government, offering a range of courses for highly-qualified international students. The goal of this award is to promote the internationalization of Hungary’s higher education system, strengthen its academic and research relations with foreign countries and increase its reputation and competitiveness on a global scale.
The Tempus Public Foundation manages the program, which was founded by the Hungarian Government in 2013.
Based on bilateral agreements between Hungary and sending countries, the program is already available on five continents in almost 90 countries and territories, attracting more than 5000 international students per year. Over 600 full-time degree programs are offered to candidates, covering a wide range of higher education fields and degree levels, including doctoral programs and part-time programs.