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Stipendium Hungaricum

The “Stipendium Hungaricum” Scholarship Program was launched by the Hungarian Government in 2013 for foreign nationals who intend to pursue their studies in Hungarian state accredited higher education institutions.

It is based on bilateral education agreements between Hungary and the governments of the sending countries, and is already available on five continents in approximately 70 countries, attracting more than 5000 international students each year.

You can apply for Stipendium Hungaricum scholarship to the Dance artist (BA) and preparatory training program specialized in classical ballet  in the Hungarian Dance Academy.

You can find information about applying:

You can read the full call for applications

Please download the regulations of the stipendium and the sample contract.

Dance artist BA specialized in classical ballet (in English language)

Preparatory training program specialized in classical ballet

Admission criteria: successful entrance exam.
Minimum language criteria: B2 in English language

Application deadline: 15 January 2021

Important provisions
The scholarships awarded for BA studies may be extended in accordance with the actual law in force.
The Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are valid only for studies in Hungary. Scholarship-holders must stay in Hungary during the entire period of their studies – i.e. you will not be able to carry out mobility programs (eg. Erasmus) with this scholarship.
If necessary, scholarship holders may leave for one, maximum for two months at a stretch (in this case you will not be entitled to the scholarship for this period, but you will not “fall out” of the program.) In case of longer absence, the scholarship holder may lose his/her ministerial scholarship status.

Financial provisions

  • tuition-free training program
  • monthly stipend
  • the higher education institutions may offer dormitory places – according to the dormitory capacity of the given institution – or an amount of HUF 40 000 will be provided to the student for accommodation costs
  • medical insurance

The stipend per month will be granted by the host institution, for the duration of 12 months in each academic year, i.e. from September to end of August. The amount of the scholarship – according to the actual law in force – is HUF 40 460 (cca. 130 EUR) per month in the case of BA programs.

Should you have any questions regarding the scholarship programme please consult with the