Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year  

The Government of Hungary has offered Two Hundred (200) scholarships to eligible Kenyans for the following areas of study:

Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year   
Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year  
Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year   

The Government of Hungary has offered Two Hundred (200) scholarships to eligible Kenyans for the following areas of study:

 Undergraduate (BA/BSc) studies in the fields of Agricultural Science, Computer Science and Information Technology, Economic Science, Engineering Science, Health Science, Sport Science and Natural Science;

Master’s (MA/MSc) studies in the fields of Agricultural Science, Computer Science and Information Technology, Legal Science, Economic Science, Engineering Science, Medical and Health Science and Natural Science;

Doctoral (Ph.D./DLA) studies in any field of interest;

One-tier Master’s (OTM) studies in general medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, architecture, and veterinary medicine.

NB: One-Tier Masters (OTM) covers both Bachelor and Master’s levels.

 The study programs and Host Institutions are accessible on the online application system’s website: (https://apply.stipendiumhungaricum.hu)

 The scholarship covers Tuition fees, Accommodation, Medical Insurance, and a monthly stipend. Please note that these provisions do not fully cover all the costs of living in Hungary but only contribute to the living expenses.

Applicants are advised to check the expected living expenses both in Hungary and in the city that they wish to live in before applying by visiting: http://www.studyinhungary.hu/living-in-hungary/menu/your-costs-of-living.html

 Eligibility for Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year

A.  Undergraduate Program 

  1. Minimum KCSE Mean Grade of B (plain).
  2. Not more than 25 years of age.
  3. Grade “B” in core subjects in the preferred field of
  4. Completed Secondary Education in the last three (3)
  5. Have original KCSE certificate. 

B.    Postgraduate Program 

  • Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree upper second class honours
  • For a PhD, applicants must have a relevant Master’s
  • Are below thirty-eight (38) years for Masters and forty-five (45) years for Phd.

Application Procedure Government of Hungary Scholarships: 2022/2023 Academic Year 

  1. Preliminary application forms are obtainable from the Ministry of Education offices at Telposta Towers, 27th floor Room 2701. The application forms can also be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: education.go.ke 
  1. All applicants must also submit their applications through the online application system of Tempus Public Foundation. After registration, the applicants can access the application surface and upload the required documents. Please note that no application will be accepted without online submission. A guide to the online submission is available on stipendiumhungaricum.hu website. The online application can be accessed on: apply.stipendiumhungaricum.hu

 The deadline for submission of the complete application package of online application to the Tempus Public Foundation is 15th January 2022 (23:59 Central European Time). 

  1. Doctoral candidates are advised to visit the website (http://www.doktori.hu) before 
  1. Students applying for the doctoral program must have a supervisor at the host university. A statement of acceptance issued by the supervisor must be attached to the application. 
  1. Candidates in service should submit their application forms through their Heads of Departments and attach the recommendation 
  1. Completed application forms with certified photocopies of ID, academic/professional certificates, transcripts, Birth Certificate, other testimonials, and a proposal/study plan in the area of study (for PhD study only ), and a copy of the online application form should be sent to:

Director, University Education Ministry of Education P.O. Box 9583 – 00200 NAIROBI

Or delivered to Telposta Towers, 27th floor, Room 2701. 

  1. Only shortlisted applicants (who shall be informed by email or phone call from only phone number 0771842051 shall be invited for interview).

 The preliminary and online application forms should reach the Ministry no later than Tuesday, 18th January 2022, by 5 pm.

NB:

  • Commission MUST recognize academic Certificates from Foreign Institutions of Higher Learning for University Education (CUE).
  • The Ministry of Education is the designated Agent for the Hungary Government All interested applicants must go through the Ministry’s preliminary selection process. 
  • Preference for nominations at the postgraduate level will be given to teaching staff in the Universities and University Constituent Colleges.