The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2024, an exceptional fully-funded international scholarship opportunity, is being offered through the Hungarian Government’s Higher Education and Scientific Exchange Program. This program caters to a broad spectrum of academic pursuits, accommodating students at various levels including Bachelor’s, One-Tier Master’s, Master’s, and PhD studies. It’s a perfect fit for Pakistani and AJK (Azad Jammu and Kashmir) students looking to explore academic opportunities in a foreign land.

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan is excited to announce the HEC Hungary Scholarship for 2024, a significant initiative for students from Pakistan and AJK. This prestigious scholarship is a pathway to the culturally rich and scenic nation of Hungary, offering a chance to engage in a meaningful cultural exchange while pursuing academic excellence.

For students in Pakistan or AJK dreaming of studying abroad in Hungary, this scholarship is an enticing opportunity. With its comprehensive coverage, the Hungary Scholarship for 2024 welcomes you to Hungary’s highly acclaimed education system, known for its high academic standards and inclusive culture. Whether your interest lies in undergraduate or postgraduate studies, this scholarship represents a chance to realize your educational aspirations in a supportive and dynamic environment.

Brief Description

  • Organization: Hungaricum Stipendium Scholarship Program 2024
  • Universities: Hungarian Universities
  • Department: Maximum ( more than 350 programs)
  • Course Level: Bachelor/Master/PhD
  • Award: Full Scholarship
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: 200
  • Nationality: Pakistan/AJK (Other Nationality should contact their scholarship Partner)
  • The award can be taken in Hungary
  • Deadline: 15 January 2024

Eligibility Criteria

Interested applicants aspiring to study in Hungary through the Stipendium Scholarship 2024 under the HEC Scholarships are invited to review the eligibility criteria for this remarkable opportunity. To ensure a seamless application process, kindly take note of the following conditions:

Student Eligibility: Applicants from Pakistan and AJK are eligible for this scholarship.

Bachelor’s and One-tier Master’s Degree Applicants:

Must have completed at least 12 years of education or equivalent before August 1, 2024.

Age must be between 18 to 22 years.

Master’s Degree Applicants:

Require a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, with completion before August 1, 2024.

Must be under the age of 35 years.

Ph.D. Degree Applicants:

Need a Master’s degree or equivalent, with completion before August 1, 2024.

Should be under the age of 40 years.

Educational Documentation: Certificates, transcripts, and degrees must be properly attested by relevant authorities like IBCC and HEC. It is mandatory to obtain the equivalence of O & A levels from IBCC.

Standardized Test Scores: All applicants are required to submit their HAT or USAT test scores. An applicant must attain a minimum score of 50 out of 100 in the HAT or USAT test. For those who took the HAT or USAT test on or after January 1, 2022, the test results may be uploaded on the HEC portal for consideration. Please note that applications lacking this minimum test score (50 out of 100) will not proceed to the next stages. If you have not yet taken the HAT or USAT test, you can register by visiting [this link].

Language Proficiency: While there is no specific language requirement for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2023 by HEC, having an IELTS or TOEFL score can be beneficial. However, language proficiency also depends on the specific requirements of the university. Importantly, these language tests are not compulsory; students can apply without them.

Now that you have a clear understanding of the eligibility criteria, you are better prepared to embark on your journey toward higher education in Hungary. We encourage you to take full advantage of this outstanding opportunity and apply accordingly. Best of luck with your application!

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Important Note

It is crucial for prospective students applying for professional degrees (such as Medical, Engineering, Nursing, Architecture, Law, Veterinary Medicine, etc.) to take the necessary steps to ensure that their chosen degree is accredited by the relevant regulatory bodies. These bodies include, but are not limited to, the Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC), Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC), Pakistan Council for Architects and Town Planners (PCATP), Pakistan Bar Council (PBC), Pakistan Veterinary Medical Council (PVMC), and others.

In the event of being selected for this prestigious scholarship, successful applicants will be required to submit a legally binding document to the Higher Education Commission (HEC). This document, in the form of a bond, signifies the commitment of the scholarship recipient. It includes an undertaking that the student will not change their chosen discipline after the scholarship has been awarded. Additionally, they are required to return to Pakistan after receiving their degree in order to serve the nation for the HEC-specified amount of time.

It is crucial to be aware that failing to uphold this commitment could result in the HEC exercising its right to impose a penalty, the specifics of which it will determine and prescribe. Therefore, applicants are encouraged to make an informed and dedicated choice, keeping in mind both their personal and national commitments, as they embark on this educational journey.

Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship 2024

The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program for 2024 offers an outstanding opportunity for international students to pursue their higher education in Hungary. Hungary, renowned for its rich educational traditions and a wealth of scientific accomplishments, has evolved into a prime destination for global scholars. Each year, Hungary warmly welcomes over 5,000 students from all corners of the world to pursue their academic dreams with fully-funded scholarships.

This initiative, established by the Hungarian Government in 2013 and overseen by the Tempus Public Foundation since 2015, aims to enhance bilateral educational collaboration. It operates based on educational agreements signed between the responsible ministries for education in the sending countries or territories and Hungary. The program boasts over 70 Sending Partners spanning five continents, and it continues to expand its reach annually.

Hungary, nestled in the heart of Europe, offers a conducive environment for students to thrive. With a strong commitment to the sciences, Hungary holds the distinction of having the highest number of scientific Nobel Prize laureates per capita. It’s a country known for its significant contributions to scientific advancements, including the discovery of vitamin C and the iconic Rubik’s cube.

This scholarship scheme is not only responding to the increasing global demand for quality higher education but also promoting the internationalization of Hungarian universities. It stands as a testament to Hungary’s dedication to fostering a diverse and enriching academic landscape, inviting talented minds from across the globe to be a part of this thriving community. If you’ve been waiting for an opportunity to study in Europe and pursue your dreams, the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarships for 2023 is an exceptional pathway to realize your academic aspirations in Hungary.

Scholarship Level and Duration

The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program for 2024 offers various scholarship levels to accommodate a diverse range of academic pursuits:

Bachelor’s Degree: This scholarship supports undergraduate studies and has a duration of 4 years.

One-Tier Master’s Degree: For integrated master’s programs, which cover both undergraduate and graduate studies, the scholarship extends for 6 years.

Master’s/M.Phil Degree: The scholarship caters to traditional master’s and M.Phil programs, lasting for 2 years.

Ph.D. Degree: If you’re pursuing a doctoral degree, the scholarship program provides support for a period of 3 years.

This flexibility ensures that the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarships can assist students at various stages of their academic journey, whether it’s the beginning of their undergraduate studies or their pursuit of advanced research in a Ph.D. program.

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Programs Offered

There are more than 250 degree programs for international students in Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarships 2024 but each country has its own criteria. Similarly, HEC has designed some courses for Pakistani students to select one of them for Hungary Scholarships in 2024 under HEC Foreign Scholarships schemes. The list of programs is given below;

Click here to Check the Programs Details

HEC-approved study fields can be found here​. Medicine & Dentistry degree programs as per list A countries by Pakistan Medical Commission are given below.

1.     University of Szeged, Faculty of Medicine, Hungary

Website: Click Here

2.       Semmelweis University, Faculty of Medicine, Hungary

Website: Click Here

3.     University of Debrecen, Faculty of Medicine, Hungary

Website: Click Here

4.     University of Pécs, Medical School, Hungary

Website: Click Here

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How to Apply

Candidates who are qualified and eager to apply for the Hungary Scholarships in 2024 can do so by following the steps below:

Step 1: Online Application Submission Commence your application by submitting it through the official Hungaricum Stipendium Scholarship 2024 application portal. Access the portal via the following link:

Hungaricum Stipendium Scholarship 2024 Application Portal

Take this crucial first step to embark on your journey towards a fully-funded scholarship opportunity in Hungary. Good luck with your application!

Step 2: HEC Scholarship Application Submission

Following the successful submission of your Hungary Stipendium application, the next step is to submit an online application through the HEC Scholarship Application Portal. Click on the link provided below to access the portal and proceed with your application:

HEC Scholarship Application Portal

This dual-application process is essential for pursuing a scholarship opportunity in Hungary. Ensure to complete both applications to enhance your chances. Best of luck with your scholarship endeavors!

Note: No need for hard copies at this initial stage

Documents Required

All of the following documents are compulsory and need to be submitted to the online stipendium hungaricum application system by all applicants until 15 January 2024 16:00 hours, except for the Statement of the Supervisor (if required by the proposed Doctoral School, which must be submitted until 15 March 2023 and the medical certificate which must be submitted by the nominated applicants only until 15 April on TPF portalPlease note that only files with a maximum size of 4 MB can be uploaded to the system).

Click Here to Download the Medical Certificate


The Hungaricum Stipendium Scholarship is a remarkable opportunity that offers comprehensive financial support for students aiming to study in Hungary. Here’s a brief summary of the benefits:

  • Tuition and Registration Fees: Your tuition and registration fees are fully covered, ensuring that your academic expenses are taken care of.
  • Monthly Allowances:
    • For Bachelor and Master’s students: HUF 43,700 (approximately EURO 130)
    • For PhD students: HUF 14,000 (approximately EURO 415) These monthly allowances provide financial support for your living expenses and studies.
  • Accommodation: The scholarship also includes accommodation benefits, making sure you have a comfortable place to stay during your studies.
  • Medical Insurance: Access to medical insurance is an essential part of this scholarship, providing health coverage during your stay in Hungary.

These comprehensive benefits aim to ease the financial burden on students and enhance their educational experience in Hungary. Don’t miss the chance to apply for this fantastic scholarship opportunity.

For Hungaricum Application Portal

Click Here to Apply Online

For HEC Online Portal

Click Here to Apply Online

For Official Announcement

Click Here to See the Official Announcement

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Muhammad Usman

Research & MEXT Scholar  at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan) with Graduate Major in Global Engineering for Development, Environment and Society


Tahmoor · December 14, 2019 at 10:17 AM

I awarded hec needbase maritcum scholarship when I was in university.
should I have to mention it when applying in HEC portal?

    Muhammad Usman · December 27, 2019 at 11:15 AM

    no need

fayyaz ahmad · December 17, 2019 at 12:13 PM

asalam o alikum bhai mujy yh bta dein is me detalis kay sath isme statement or apply krny kay bad ka procedure bta dein kitny paisy hony chahin bank statement etc final detalis kay sath ik video bna dein ya email mein mujy bta dein shukria

    Muhammad Usman · December 27, 2019 at 11:06 AM

    aisa kuch nhn hai

faraz ahmad · January 2, 2020 at 3:19 PM

asslamoalikum bhai mene apply kr diya h par abi hec portal me muje kaha h k (you are not eligible for this scholarship) to eski koi khas waja

    Muhammad Usman · January 3, 2020 at 1:58 AM

    us k sath reason b ho gi qn eligible? education ya koi or

sadia · January 2, 2020 at 4:35 PM

Usman bhai i am trying to open detail on course finder but its showing no results? Guide me about it

    Muhammad Usman · January 3, 2020 at 1:57 AM

    whats your major?

      umar · January 8, 2020 at 8:41 AM

      sir Hungary Scholarship m medical certificate ka perfoma kaha s mile ga? ya is ka tarika bata dy kase banwaye.

        Muhammad Usman · January 10, 2020 at 10:34 AM

        please join careers help desk facebook group and downloand it from files

ullah shakir · January 7, 2020 at 1:14 PM

hello i hope you are doing well when I apply on HEC site i face the problem show me sorry you are not eligible to apply since you do not meet the following criteria.
Your qualification does not meet the required criteria as though i already finished and suuccefully submitted my application to Hungary site so please guide me thanks

    Muhammad Usman · January 10, 2020 at 10:36 AM

    you education section is not complete or you are not selecting the same department

      shakir ullah · January 13, 2020 at 4:24 AM

      hi i found the error and remove but last step when i submit the application form to HEC site can not submit because they show me you upload the Domicile copy to Profile but i do not the correct way how i upload the Domicile copy thanks

        Muhammad Usman · January 13, 2020 at 9:07 AM

        go in profile and last section of documents in personal

ejaz khan · February 11, 2020 at 10:22 PM

sir what about test pattern and date

    Muhammad Usman · February 13, 2020 at 10:01 AM

    have done

Ameer Hamza · September 9, 2020 at 5:32 AM

Sir m ne unhy mail ki to wo kehty hn age limit ni h bechlor k li

    Muhammad Usman · September 9, 2020 at 7:12 AM

    acha good then

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