The Balassi Summer University program of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is excited to welcome a limited number of self-financed participants this year, in addition to scholarship recipients.

The Balassi Summer University provides a language learning opportunity for foreigners interested in Hungary. In addition to Hungarian language classes, participants can also take part in English-language lectures on Hungarian history and culture, guided city tours and full-day excursions. Throughout the four-week program, participants from around the world will have the opportunity to create memories and form lifelong connections and friendships through learning the Hungarian language.

Required documents

  • application form
  • motivation letter
  • passport/ID
  • address card (lakcímkártya, if available)

Application deadline: 24 June 2024.

Feedback on applications will be sent by 26 June.

Payment deadline: 1 July 2024. Details will be provided via email.


Further information