FAO Hungarian Government Fully Funded Scholarship 2019/2020 to Study in Hungary
Applications are invited for Hungarian Government Scholarship to undertake Master of Science degree courses (MSc) at one of the participating universities. The scholarship will cover application and tuition fees throughout the study period, basic books and notes,dormitory accommodation and subsistence costs.
Application Deadline: February 28th 2019
Courses will be offered provided the minimum number of students is reached.
The scholarship will cover:
- application and tuition fees throughout the study period with basic books and notes;
- dormitory accommodation;
- subsistence costs;
- health insurance.
The Hungarian Government will cover all of the above mentioned costs, according to the Agreement between FAO and Hungary in 2007.
The scholarship covers student costs only; family members are not inclusive within the frame of this programme.
Application and selection process
The selection process as described below applies to scholarships beginning in September 2019.
Student selection will take place in two phases:
Phase 1: FAO will pre-screen candidates and submit applications to the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary that will send them to the corresponding University as chosen by the applicants. Students must submit only COMPLETE dossiers. Incomplete dossiers will not be eligible for consideration. We will not process Files without names.
Phase 2: Selected candidates may need to take a written or oral English examination as part of the admission procedure. The participating Universities will run a further selection process and inform each of the successful candidates. Student selection will be made by the Universities only, without any involvement on the part of FAO. Selected students will also be notified by the Ministry.
Candidates are eligible on the basis of the following criteria:
- Citizenship and residency of one of the eligible countries
- Excellent school achievements
- English language proficiency (for courses taught in English)
- Good health
- Age (candidates under 30 are preferable)
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the FAO–Hungarian Government Scholarship 2019/2020