Preparatory Courses in Hungarian

Hungarian Language Courses: Semester Courses and Preparatory Courses

International Studies Center

Degree: Non-degree course
Duration of the programs: 5/ 10/ 15 months
Language of instruction: Hungarian (with English as an intermediary language)
Type of examination: written and oral

Preparatory Courses:

1) The Milestone Stage

is designed for beginner language learners. If your Hungarian proficiency is below low-intermediate (B1) level, communicative and cooperative language classes assist you to attain intermediate (B1) level.

2) The Upgrade Stage
focuses on language development in a manner that resembles more the academic context awaiting you. 400 contact hours are spent with thematically focused language education assisting you to attain upper-intermediate (B2) level.

3) The Gateway Stage
is specifically designed for students with outstanding Hungarian skills (already reaching or exceeding B2 level). The 400 contact hours merge language instruction (Academic Hungarian and HSP) with field-specific subject teaching.

Entry requirement:
 online placement test (written and oral)

Output requirement: internationally recognized ECL language exam (upper-intermediate or advanced)

Deadline for application: 30 May for courses starting in August and September; 30 November for courses starting in February


For more information or details of the preparatory programs, please contact:

Vice Director
7622 Pécs, Dohány utca 1-3., III/322
Phone: +36 (72) 501-500/22120