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BA / BSc programs application information

Budapesti Corvinus Egyetem

 

How to apply?

• Check our website for more information on our programs
• Apply on the following link: international-application.uni-corvinus.hu
• The application deadline is 15 June 2021
• You must upload the required documents as well, see under the “Uploading documents” section
• Check this site for more information on obligations and deadlines
• Take part in the entrance exams
• Upload all your missing documents (Including the Degree recognition request, see under the “Degree recognition” section)
• Do the diploma/degree recognition process 

• Pay the tuition fee for one semester
• Wait for the Letter of Acceptance 

Study levelDivisionFinancial statusName of the programLanguage of the programPlace of studyTuition fee (1)(3) (EUR/semester)Tuition fee(2)(3) (Ft/semester)Duration of the program (semesters)Entry requirementField of study
ANK Applied EconomicsEnglishBudapest3 000630 0006mathematicsEconomics
ANKBusiness and ManagementEnglishBudapest3 000760 0007mathematicsEconomics
ANKCommunication and Media ScienceEnglishBudapest2 600560 0006interviewSocial Science
ANKInternational BusinessEnglishBudapest3 000760 0008mathematicsEconomics
ANKInternational RelationsEnglishBudapest2 600560 0006interviewSocial Science
ANKSociologyEnglishBudapest2 600560 0006interviewSocial Science

(1) Third country nationals (i.e.: applicants from outside the European Economic Area)
(2) Citizens of the European Economic Area (excluding Hungarian citizens)
(3) Applicants with Hungarian citizenship must apply through felvi.hu even if they have other citizenships as well
Study level: A – undergraduate, M – postgraduate
Division: N – full-time, L – correspondence
Financial status: K – self-financed 

Application requirements

IMPORTANT: If you are a Hungarian citizen you must apply through felvi.hu (even if you have multiple citizenships and Hungarian is one of them)

To apply for a undergraduate degree at Corvinus University of Budapest you will need the following:

  • A completed secondary education (you will need to receive the final certificate and a full transcript until 12 July 2021 the latest and send them to us)
  • Minimum B2 knowledge in English, proven by a certificate
  • A valid passport


Only for Applied Economics, Business and Management and International Business applicants: a mathematics exam as detailed below

The following language certificates are accepted: 

CEFRCambridgeIELTSTOEFLTOEFL iBTTOEIC
B2FCE6.06572785

If you are unable to submit the certificate, our Language Center will test your knowledge during the application process.
In case you completed your previous studies in English you don’t have to submit a language certificate. Please note, however, that you will be required to provide official proof that the language of education during your secondary studies was English.

For the three programs that require a mathematics exam the following are accepted:
– Advanced Placement exam (Mathematics AB or BC), with a minimum grade of 3,
– an SAT Subject Test Mathematics Level II exam, minimum 680 points,
– an ACT exam with minimum 27 points, or
– a mathematics exam organized by Corvinus University of Budapest (for details see „Mathematics exam” below) 

Entrance exams

You will receive an e-mail before the entrance exam that will contain all the details you need for participation as well as the conditions to take the exam. This invitation e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address that you provide during the application. Please check the Entry requirement of your selected program to see what kind of exam you can expect.

In the table above you can see the exam requirements of each program. No program requires both a mathematics exam and an interview it is either one or the other.

The entrance exams are held online. 

Entrance exam results

You can check the results of the entrance exam in the following document. Please download the relevant file and use a search engine to find your Application ID. It is the ID that was sent to you in the automatic reply e-mail after you submitted your application.

BA in Communication and Media Science 2021 – Entrance exam results
BA in International Relations 2021 – Entrance exam results
BA in Sociology 2021 – Entrance exam results

Study materials for the entrance exams

BA in Communication and Media Science 2021 – study material for entrance exam
BA in Sociology 2021 – study material for entrance exam
Mathematics 2021 – study material for entrance exam

Mathematics exam

Applicants who do not have the required mathematics certificate for Applied Economics, Business and Management or International Business can take part in an online mathematics exam organized by Corvinus University of Budapest.

The mathematics exams will be held in the Moodle system of Corvinus University of Budapest. You will need a stable internet connection to do the exam. You will receive the link for the exam in the entrance exam invitation e-mail. We advise you to log in 30 minutes before the scheduled start of the exam. If you experience any problems, you can contact our Helpdesk at: moodlehelpdesk@uni-corvinus.hu

During your application you will receive an automatically generated Applicant ID. This will be your login username as well as your password.

A maximum of 100 points can be earned during the exam. At least 40 points must be reached for admission. This does not mean that every applicant above 40 points will be accepted as the available places within each program are limited. However, no applicant under 40 points can be accepted regardless of the number of applicants. 

Schedule of the mathematics exams

Date of the mathematics exams: between 22 June 2021 and 2 July 2021

Please note that you are not allowed to retake or reschedule the exam. The only exception is a medical emergency that requires hospital stay. In this case please send us proof of your hospital stay and we are going to reschedule if possible.


Your results will also be available in Moodle. You will have to select the relevant exam and then you will be able to check your score. You can also contest the result during this time. You will be able to do this in the Moodle system as well. The results will be available on 6 July 2021 and the deadline to contest the result will be 7 July 2021. 

Language exam

Applicants who do not have the required language certificate can take part in an online language exam organized by Corvinus University of Budapest. The exact date of the exam will be updated later. The language exam fee must be paid until the day before the exam. If you take the exam without paying the fee your exam will be later invalidated.
The language exam will be conducted via Zoom.

If you did not upload a language certificate or any other acceptable document until 15 June 2021 you must apply to the language exam here:
Forms will be uploaded soon…

The fee of the language exam is 4,000 HUF which must be paid to the bank account of Corvinus University of Budapest according to the details below. The language exam fee must be paid only once regardless of the number of programs you applied to.

Name of the bank: OTP Bank Nyrt.
IBAN number: HU92 11784009 22229896 00000000
SWIFT code: OTPVHUHB Notice: R2SZ00003K language exam 2021A your name (Family name then given name).

You can find some useful information regarding the topics of the language exam in the below document:

English language testing 2021 – study material for entrance exam

Interview

Interviews will be conducted via Skype unless otherwise noted (e.g.: Office 365 – Teams). You will need to have access to a device with internet connection, a camera, and a microphone to be able to participate in the exam. If the interview is held via Microsoft 365 – Teams you can connect via your browser without downloading the application.

During the exams you will be contacted by the Exam Committee. You do not have to contact them yourself. Applicants will be interviewed one by one.

A maximum of 100 points can be earned during the exam. At least 40 points must be reached for admission. This does not mean that every applicant above 40 points will be accepted as the available places within each program are limited. However, no applicant under 40 points can be accepted regardless of the number of applicants.

There is no exam fee for the interview. 

Schedule of interviews

Date of the interviews: between 22 June 2021 and 8 July 2021. You can find the exact time and date in the relevant file below.

We are unable to fulfill any reschedule requests both before and after the schedule is made. Please make sure that you are available during the given time(s) as the entrance exam is mandatory.

Please download the relevant file and use a search engine to find your Application ID. It is the ID that was sent to you in the automatic reply e-mail after you submitted your application.

Interview schedules: 

Interview schedule – Communication and Media Science BA
Interview schedule – International Relations BA
Interview schedule – Sociology BA

Uploading documents

The following documents are required for the application: secondary school certificate, official transcript, a copy of your passport and a language certificate (as well as a mathematics exam for the three economics and business-related programs).
After filling out the online application form you can upload your documents using a separate platform.

You will have two chances to upload your documents. With the initial upload you complete your application. Please make sure that you upload every document that you have at this point. If you already have your secondary school certificate by then, please upload the degree recognition request along with your documents then. (For more information on the process see the “Degree recognition” section below.)
You can access the first form here:

With the second upload you must upload every document that was not available to you during the initial application process. By this time, you also need to upload the diplomatically verified secondary school certificate (see “Degree recognition”)

You can access the second form here:

IMPORTANT: After finishing the upload, you won’t be able to change anything so please make sure that you have every necessary document and that you did indeed upload everything.
The deadline to upload the mathematics exam certificate is 15 June 2021. If you do not upload it by this date you will have to take part in our mathematics exam. (see the “Mathematics exam” section above)
The deadline to upload the proof of English proficiency is also 15 June 2021. If you do not upload it by this date you will have to take part in our language exam. (see the “Language exam” section above)

Degree recognition

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