Non-degreePreparatory year for admission to the Corvinus University of Budapest
|Study location||Hungary, Budapest|
|Type||Preparatory (foundation), full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 semesters (1 year)|
|Tuition fee||€5,000.00 per year|
|Application fee||€300.00 one-time
This fee is non-refundable.
|Examination fee||€200.00 one-time
This institution charges it in order to organize the online evaluation test to determine your English and math skills. This fee is non-refundable.
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): World.
You do not have to speak English perfectly, just speaking pre-intermediate English (A2) is fine. You will improve your English skills further during your studies at this preparatory course and will be able to speak C1 level upon successful graduation in June.
The person who speak A2 level (pre-intermediate) English:
Due to strict admission requirements of the Corvinus University, applicants have to be quite good in mathematics and have (secondary) grammar school (also called high school in the USA) grades with good or excellent results (at least 70%).
This programme aims to prepare foreign students who want to study in Corvinus University in one of the following bachelor (undergraduate) programs:
-BA in Business and Management;
-BA in International Business;
-BA in Applied Economics.
About Corvinus University of Budapest
Corvinus University of Budapest is Hungary’s leading university in the fields of business and economics. It is among the most recognized higher educational institutions in Central and Eastern Europe, with over 16,000 students studying and over 500 full- time and 200 part-time professors teaching at its 6 faculties. The university has widespread international relations and exchange programs with universities from the US to New Zealand and from Sweden to South Africa. A large number of Hungarian and foreign business and political leaders have Corvinus as their alma mater.
Corvinus University of Budapest traditionally has good relations with the business community. Our University won the “University of Excellence” award and the “Higher Education Quality Award” in 2010. In 2011 it was chosen as the best network-university, which provides the best international and professional internships. In the same year it received the “Superbrand Title” which is provided for the best brands. Our English-language business programs has been doing well in the Financial Times Ranking which is evaluating European business schools programs.
Foreign universities have entered into a series of cooperation agreements, and we are members of numerous international networks bringing together higher education institutions. We do everything in order to provide the highest standards of education and marketable degrees for our students. The advantages of studying at Corvinus’ International Study Programs: Internationally acknowledged diploma from a university that is listed in the Financial Times rankings and represents Hungary in a large number of exclusive educational networks; International student body (students from 40-50 countries study at ISP each semester);
Why Corvinus University of Budapest?
- Highly qualified, dedicated professors from the international and the Hungarian business world;
- International focus, with professors from 9 different countries including the USA and the UK;
- Modern resources and facilities;
- Numerous study abroad opportunities throughout the world;
- A professional management team to assist students in solving any problems encountered in the course of their studies.
After application students take Maths and English tests online, then they are interviewed via internet so that we can check their level before arrival. At the same time they are encouraged to keep on improving their skills. After arriving in Hungary, in the first week of the academic year, students write placement tests in English (dictation, grammar tests, writing, reading and listening comprehension) and Mathematics. Finally, their speaking skills and general knowledge are also tested. Groups are set up based on the test- and interview results, however students’ personalities, group dynamics and other aspects are also considered.
You will have the following number of classes to get ready for admission to the Corvinus University:
- 510 classes of English;
- 280 classes of Mathematics.