Fees and Expenses

The tuition fees of the Study Abroad programs range from 80 USD to 200 USD/ECTS credits per semester depending on the chosen area of study. Please note that you have to take at least 20 ECTS credits/semester. The payment of the Study Abroad program fee is requested to be settled in one piece in advance.

 

 

Program

Tuition-fee/credit:

Architecture BSc + MSc one cycle program

 110 USD

Civil Engineering BSc

 110 USD

Electrical Engineering BSc

110 USD

Structural Engineering MSc

110 USD

Computer Science Engineering BSc

110 USD

Computer Science Engineering MSc

110 USD

Business Administration BA

110 USD

Applied Management MSc

110 USD

Enterprise Development and Entrepreneurship MSc

110 USD

Tourism and Catering BSc

110 USD

Psychology BA

105 USD

International Relations BA

105 USD

International Relations MA

105 USD

Social Work BA

105 USD

English and American Studies BA

105 USD

English Studies MA

105 USD

Nursing BSc

100 USD

Midwifery BSc 100 USD

Physiotherapy BSc

100 USD

General Courses for all Majors in Health Sciences

80 USD

Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) 160 USD

Classical Music Performance BA/MA

130-160 USD

Sculpture (single cycle MA)

130-200 USD

Ceramic Design MA

150-180 USD

Graphic Design (single cycle MA)  130 USD

Painting (single cycle MA)

130 USD

Biology BSc

100 USD 

Chemistry BSc

100 USD 

Geography BSc

100 USD 

Earth Sciences BSc

100 USD 

Mathematics BSc

100 USD 

Computer Science BSc

100 USD 

Physics BSc

100 USD 

Physical Training BSc

100 USD 
Physical Education Training BSc 100 USD
Legal Issues in an International Context 110 USD

Hungarian Language and Culture

210 USD/semester

 

 

Living expenses

The costs of a stay in Hungary have generally been considered low by European standards.

Here is a list of essentials to get an idea of prices:

 

Food

  • a meal in the university canteen: HUF 600-1,000 ≈ USD 2-3
  • a meal in a restaurant: HUF 1,200-4,000 ≈ USD 4 - 13
  • one litre of milk: HUF 200 ≈ USD 0,7
  • one bottle of beer: HUF 250-450 ≈ USD 0,8 - 15
  • one bottle of red table wine: HUF 600-1,500 ≈ USD 2 - 5
  • one litre of bottled water: HUF 100–150 ≈ USD 3 - 5
  • one loaf of bread: HUF 200 ≈ USD 0,7

Transport

  • a monthly bus pass for students: HUF 3,900 ≈ USD 14
  • a single ticket (bus): HUF 500 ≈ USD 2
  • a one-way train ticket to Budapest with a student discount: HUF 2,635 ≈ USD 7
  • a taxi ride within city limits: HUF 900-1,500 ≈ USD 3 – 5 (depending on the distance)

Entertainment

  • entrance fee for a party: HUF 0-1000 ≈ USD 0 - 3
  • a cinema ticket: HUF 1,000-1,200 ≈ EUR 3,1 – 3,7
  • a theatre ticket: HUF 1,000-2,500 ≈ USD 3.5 - 8.5
  • swimming pool: The Pollack Swimming Pool is free for the students of the University, other swimming pools: HUF 800-2200 ≈ USD 2.7-7.4

 

The Hungarian currency is called Forint (HUF, or locally Ft). Forint bills come in 20,000, 10,000, 5,000, 2,000, 1,000, 500 HUF notes, coins are 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 HUF. Credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) are usually accepted in malls, city centre restaurants and shops. Always check doors for logos of the credit.

You can check the current currency rates here: https://www.xe.com/