FAO-Hungarian Government Scholarship 2023



The FAO-Hungarian government scholarship program is granted to applicants (students) from developing nations who are inquisitive about seeking a degree program in Hungary. This opportunity encourages a preferred group of young professionals to embark on studies in English at one of Hungary’s agricultural institutes.

Eligibility standards for the FAO-Hungarian Government Scholarship

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Applicants (students) will be determined (selected) based on the subsequent standards:

  • Citizenship and residency of one of the qualified countries
  • Outstanding university achievements
  • English language expertness (for courses taught in English)
  • Encouragement
  • Good health
  • Age (nominees(candidates under 30 are preferred)

Offered every year? Yes

Qualified Countries: Afghanistan, Angola, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Albania, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Algeria, Ghana, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo1, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Cambodia, Chad, Laos, Lebanon, North Macedonia, Madagascar, Mali, Namibia, Myanmar, Republic of Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Nigeria, North Korea, State of Palestine, the Philippines, Republic of Cabo Verde, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Vietnam, Yemen.

To be accepted at (University): The following universities in Europe are participating:

  • Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Budapest, Buda Campus

Qualified Fields of Study:

  • Master in Agricultural Water Management Engineering
  • Master in Biotechnology

Classification: Masters

Importance of Scholarship:

The scholarship covers learner expenditures exclusively; family members are not sponsored within the arrangement of this program.

The scholarship will cover:

  • application and education payments throughout the study duration with essential notes and books;
  • dormitory accommodation;
  • subsistence expenses;
  • health insurance.

The procedure of Application: Interested applicants should formulate a dossier to be mailed by email (to [email protected]) consisting of:

  • Application arrangement wholly completed
  • A contemporary curriculum vitae(CV)
  • A duplicate of the high school/college diploma and transcript/report of study or copy of the diploma attachment
  • A duplicate of the certificate of mastery (proficiency) in English
  • Documents of pertinent pages of passport showing expiration date and passport number
  • A letter of recommendation
  • Statement of motivation
  • Health Certificate issued by Medical Doctor
  • Certificate of Good Conduct issued by the local police authority.

Application Closing Date: 28th February 2023

Selection Procedure:

The FAO-Hungarian Government Scholarship selection procedure as described below applies to scholarships Student selection is in two phases:

Phase 1: FAO will pre-screen recipients and present applications to the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary which will mail them to the affiliated University as selected by the two recipients. Learners must submit just COMPLETED dossiers. Incomplete dossiers will not be deemed. Files without names will not be processed.

Phase 2: Selected recipients are asked to take a written or oral English examination as a facet of the admission method. The participating Institutes will make an additional selection procedure and notify each of the successful recipients. Scholars selection will be selected solely by the Institutes, without any involvement on the part of FAO. Selected pupils will also be informed by the Ministry.

Number of Awardees; Courses will be offered provided the minimum number of candidate is.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I get a full scholarship in Hungary?

  1. Discover your chosen program.
  2. Obtainable study fields vary from partner country to partner country.
  3. Communicate with your sending partner.
  4. Register and upload your documents.
  5. Application closing Date.
  6. Sending partner’s nomination list.
  7. Admission exams at Hungarian Universities.

What is the FAO scholarship?

The Food and Agriculture Organization and Hungarian Government are awarding scholarships to pupils for studies in Hungary. This is in cooperation with a particular institute in the country. Financing is awarded for the subsequent Master of Science degree courses; MSc in Plant Protection (University of Pannonia).


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All presented documents have to be in ENGLISH. Documents presented in any other language will not be allowed. It is the recipient’s duty to ensure that documents are duly translated and certified by a qualified office; and that each document is saved with a name that specifies what it is. Be a beneficiary of FAO- Hungarian  Government Scholarship in this year 2023 by following the information provided for you.

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