Application and Admission Procedure for fee-paying students

Step 1: Available programs and qualification requirements

Full time degree programs for fee-paying students available here.

Tuition fees for the various programs here.

For most of our programs, English language competence at level B2 or higher is required. Please note that language requirements might differ for each degree program!

Applicants from other degree programs need to verify, if their BA degree complies with the program requirements of PPCU. They will go through a credit validation and recognition process.


Step 2: Application

Admission is now closed for the academic year 2021/2022.

Application period for the academic year 2022/2023 will open in December 2021.

Applications arriving after March 31 will be automatically rejected.

Required documents (BA/MA):

  • application form (to be filled in online, see link below)
  • CV in English or French* (pdf)
  • motivation letter in English or French* (pdf)
    a personalised cover letter; fresh, specific and targeted, not too generic
  • copy of passport (pdf or jpeg)
    page(s) showing the identification number, photo, holder's name, citizenship, date of birth, date of issue, date of expiration and signature
  • diploma/school certificate (BA degree or Secondary School Certificate) (pdf or jpeg)
    original certificate and its English or French* translation
  • transcript of records (for applicants from other degree programs) (pdf or jpeg)
    original document and its English or French* translation
  • proof of language proficiency (pdf or jpeg)
    (for native English-speaking applicants or for native French-speaking applicants: language proficiency declaration)

* applicants for the degree programs: Romance Philology and Cultures (French) BA; French Language, Literature and Culture MA

Required documents (PhD) to obtain an acceptance letter (= first round of application):

  • CV in English
  • motivation letter in English
  • research proposal in English 

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Step 3: Interview and notification about the results

After the evaluation of the application documents (the relevance of applicants' study record, quality of motivation letter, quality of CV), applicants will be informed by e-mail, if they are eligible for the interview. Interviews are arranged only for the most qualified applicants, and will be conducted from the second half of March through April via Skype.

We'll notify applicants of admission details and send out invoice request forms (administration fee) by email before March 31. Do not pay the administration fee (non-refundable) before receiving our invoice!

The tuition fee can only be paid by credit card in the Neptun system (via the "SimplePay" online payment system of OTP Bank).

Letters of Admission for visa applications can only be issued after the tuition fees for the first semester are paid in the Neptun electronic administrative system. We create Neptun accounts following successful entrance exams.

If you have any questions about admissions, please email us at international.office@btk.ppke.hu,
or give us a call at +3670 399 4523!

Tuition fees for the various programs

Name of training

Study cycle

Tuition fee/semester

Administration  fee

English and American Studies

BA

300 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Romance Philology and Culture (French Studies) BA

BA

300 000 Ft

36 000 Ft

Archaeology MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Central European Studies MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft

English Studies MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

French Language, Literature and Culture MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft

German Language, Literature and Culture MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

History MA

MA

600 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

International Relations MA

MA

400 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Italian Language, Literature and Culture MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Polish Language, Literature and Culture MA

MA

375 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Political Science MA

MA

600 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Doctoral School of History

PhD

425 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 

Doctoral School of Linguistics

PhD

925 000 Ft

36 000 Ft 


Regulations and Information on Studies

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