HEC Hungarian Scholarship For Pakistani Students 2019

HEC invites applications for the HEC Hungarian Scholarship. The Hungary Scholarship is from the Government of Hungary & HEC Portal is Now Open Stipendium Hungarian Scholarship Programme 2019-20. Apply Now to Study in Hungary.

Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are available for Pakistani students fulfilling basic eligibility criteria in specified disciplines and other requirements of Hungarian universities for Bachelor DegreeMaster Degree, PhD Degree.

Stipendium Hungarian Scholarship Programme 2019-20, under bilateral Higher Education and Scientific Exchange Programme between the Government of Hungary and the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of Pakistan. The Programme is managed by the Higher Education Commission, Islamabad and Tempus Public Foundation, Hungary.

HEC Hungarian Scholarship Details

  • Country: Hungary
  • Course Level: Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, Ph.D. Degree
  • Value: Fully Funded
  • Deadline: 31st December 2018

Scholarship Types

HEC Hungarian Scholarship are available for Pakistani students fulfilling basic eligibility criteria in specified disciplines and other requirements of Hungarian universities under following programs:

  1. Bachelor Degree (04 years degree programme after 12 years education)
  2. Master Degree (02 years degree programme after 16 years education)
  3. Ph.D. Degree (03 years doctoral degree (Ph.D.) after 18 years education)

Financial Coverage & Benefits

  • Tuition-free education: exemption from the payment of tuition fee
  • Monthly stipend:
    • Bachelor and Masters Scholarships: monthly HUF 40,460/- (cca EUR 130) contribution to the living expenses, for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies
    • Doctoral level: according to the current Hungarian legislation, monthly HUF 140,000/-(cca EUR 450) at present – for 12 months a year, until the completion of studies.
  • Accommodation: Dormitory place or a contribution of HUF 40,000/- to accommodation costs for the whole duration of the scholarship period.
  • Medical insurance: Health care services according to the relevant Hungarian legislation (Act No. 80 of 1997, national health insurance card) and supplementary medical insurance.

Available Fields

  1. Bachelor Degree (04 years) (125 Scholarships)

AgricultureAgri. Engineering

Agri. Business

Food Safety and Security

Technical & EngineeringTechnical Management

Industrial Products Design Engineering

Electrical/Electronics Engineering

Civil  Engineering

Bio Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Computer Science &Engineering

Physical/Sports Education & Training

Natural SciencesBioSciences

Nursing &Patient Care/ Pharmaceutical Sciences

Earth Sciences

Social SciencesSociology



International Relations

Management SciencesBusiness Management


Master Degree (02 years degree) (50 Scholarships)


Food technology

EngineeringElectrical/Electronic Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Civil Engineering (Transport Engineering)

Environmental Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Energy Engineering

Sports Engineering & Management




Economics & Finance
Natural SciencesEarth Science (Hydrobiology –Water Quality Management )

Environmental Sciences/Climate Change

Disaster Management

Food Safety and Security

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Public Health

Social SciencesSociology



International Relations


Management SciencesBusiness Management


Doctoral / Ph.D. Studies (25 Scholarships)

Any field of Interest

(English language)

Artificial Intelligence

Internet of Things

Power Energy

Food Safety & Security Sciences

Sports Engg./Biomechanics

Civil & Transportation Engineering

Environmental Sciences/Climate Change

Social Anthropology/Sociology

Law and Political Sciences


Rural Development

Public Administration

International Relations

Media Studies

Any other field (as per Stipendium Hungaricum website)


Information About programs & Fields of Study

  • Please visit the following websites for more information about all degree programs and fields of study.
  • http://studyinhungary.hu/study-in-hungary/menu/stipendium-hungaricum-scholarship-programme/sending-partners-and-available-study-programmes.html
  • However, applicants are instructed to apply only against specific degree programmes mentioned and in a specified field of priority areas/disciplines defined by HEC as stated against each degree programme.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be a citizen of Pakistan/AJ&K.
  • Must be between the age of 18-22 years for undergraduate programmes, for which they are applying for admission and the age limit should not exceed from 35 years for postgraduate Master’s (18 years) and Ph.D. programs on 31st December 2018. In the case of Ph.D. programs, for full-time employees of public sector Universities, Colleges and R&D organizations the maximum age must be 40 years on 31st December 2018.
  • The applicant must have completed HSSC/Intermediate or equivalent for application in 04 years Bachelor’s (Undergraduate Program).
  • The applicant must have completed 16 years Bachelors/or equivalent Degree for application in Master’s (Postgraduate Program).
  • The applicant must have completed 18 years Degree/or equivalent for application in the Ph.D. Program.
  • The applicant must fill all the fields of the Hungary Application Form and HEC application form and no column or field should be left unfilled.
  • Certificates/Transcript/Degrees to be attached must be attested by the attesting authorities such as IBCC and HEC. Equivalence of O & A level from IBCC is mandatory.
  • It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to make sure that all technical/engineering/professional programmes which they are applying, must be accredited by the respective Councils/Governing Bodies such as PEC, PMDC etc.
  • IELTS/TOEFL scores as required, where applicable.
  • All applicants must submit the medical certificate of satisfactory health condition (issued not earlier than 1 month, a written certificate from a physician to prove that the applicant does not have the following illnesses: AIDS, Hepatitis A, B, C or any other epidemic conditions)
  • In case of final selection, applicants will have to submit a bond on legal paper to HEC that he/she will not change discipline after final award of scholarship, and immediately after completion of his/her degree, he/she will return back to Pakistan to serve the country for a period as prescribed by the HEC. In case of failure to do so, HEC reserves the right to recover from the candidate or his/her guarantor, a penalty amount as prescribed/decided by the HEC.
  • Applicants must fulfill all other requirements set by host Hungarian university/Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.
  • In the case of final selection, a candidate has to submit a bond agreement.


The last date to Apply for the HEC Hungarian Scholarship is 31st December 2018

How to Apply

Please Check the Detailed Information & procedure of applying at http://hec.gov.pk/english/scholarshipsgrants/ARL/Pages/How-to-Apply.aspx

Muhammad Saim Rasheed has won four fully-funded scholarships to the United States, Egypt, Turkey, and the Maldives. He is a Motivational Speaker and educationist. He started a Scholarship blog Opportunities Corner for young students to find global opportunities for Free.