Name of the Organization : Department of Higher Education and Training
Announcement : Hungarian Government Scholarships For South African Students
Head Office : Pretoria
Website : http://www.internationalscholarships.dhet.gov.za/HUNGARYSCHOLARSHIP.html
Hungarian Government Scholarships :
Programme outline :
** The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government.
Related : Embassy of France in South Africa Masters Scholarships 2017 – 2018 : www.southafricain.com/3994.html
** The core mission of the programme is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students.
** The Government of Hungary is expected to offer scholarships to South African students to study in Hungary from the academic year beginning in September 2017.
** Courses will be taught in English or the Hungarian language.
** Students applying for studies conducted in Hungarian language will be required to do a one-year preparatory course before commencing with their major degree studies.
Degree level :
** Application for the scholarship program will open in 2017, all interested candidates are advised to do research on courses offered in Hungary and public universities.
Who can apply :
** South African citizens in good health, with a strong academic record.
** Candidates with an interest in studying in Hungary and a commitment to the development of South Africa.
Fields of Study :
** natural sciences and sustainable environment, engineering and information technology, agricultural science and food science.
** natural sciences (especially biotechnology, bioenergetics and renewable energy), engineering (especially mining engineering, information technology); economics, business and management studies and tourism; agricultural science and food science; physical education and coaching, and adult education, and human resources development; international relations and European studies; and Hungarian language studies.
** fields of studies to be communicated at a later stage.
What the scholarship offers :
** Further details will be provided when the scholarship opens for applications.
Application process :
** The scholarship is not yet open for applications.
** Interested applicants are advised to sign up to the DHET scholarships contact list to receive further information when the scholarship opens.
Contact Address :
University Education Branch
Department of Higher Education and Training
Private Bag X174
Pretoria, Gauteng 0001