Hungary 2015/16 - values of student fees
Date of publication: 2016
Fees - first cycle (euro): min 740 - max 5150
Fees - second cycle (euro): min 1449 - max 6117
Fees - note: 37 % of students paid fees (Oct. 2014)
National student feeThere are two basic types of financial statuses for students: state-funded and self-financed.
Higher education institutions (HEIs) stipulate the amount of fees per semester for each programme based on costs and in accordance with a government decree providing a minimum and a maximum fee for the different levels and fields of study.
Fees are charged to self-financing students. State-funded places are awarded through a centralised admissions procedure to students on the basis of their academic performance with preferment to disadvantaged students and students with disabilities. In 2014, 63 % of places were state-funded.
The fees range from HUF 230 000 to 1 600 000 in the 1st cycle and from HUF 450 000 to 1 900 000 in the 2nd cycle. The fees are between HUF 300 000 and 2 700 000 in undivided master programmes.
Source: Eurydice, National Student Fee and Support Systems 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2016/2017