Course fee, refund

Course fee, refund

Costs/tuition fee

Covered by fee for 4 weeks: 120x45-minute-long language classes, 8x90-minute-long lectures on Hungarian culture, history and traditions, classes with a speech therapist for better pronuciation twice a week, singing lessons weekly, mini-course on creative-writing for students at B1-C2 level, related course materials, welcome package, one-day excursion outside of Budapest;

Not included in the fee: travel and visa costs, health insurance, accommodation, meals, social activities and organised visits, personal expenses;


4 weeks

18 July-13 August
(120 classes)

3 weeks

18 July-6 August
(90 classes)

2 weeks

18 July-30 July
(60 classes)

 Early bird payment (-10%)


855 EUR 641 EUR 556 EUR

  Summer University Alumni (-20%)
(to 30 June 2022)


760 EUR

570 EUR

494 EUR

  ELTE Students (-20%) *
(to 30 June 2022)


760 EUR

570 EUR

494 EUR

  Full tuition fee
(to 30 June 2022)


950 EUR

713 EUR

618 EUR

* students who are currently enrolled in a full-time degree program at Eötvös Loránd University


Please fill in the application form carefully.
Please note that the application will be finished only after the tuition fee has been transfered: you will receive all the needed information about the payment via e-mail.

Deadline for application:

1. 31 May 2022 - for those who need visa to travel to Hungary (and countries of the European Union) We are going to send you a Letter of Acceptance to support your visa application.

To be aware of visa regulations, please check the official website of Consular Services of Hungarian Government or our university's information website.

2. 30 June 2022 - for those applicants who do not need to apply for a visa to travel to Hungary.

Online beginner course


4 weeks 
18 July – 12 August 
(80 classes) 

Complete Beginner  
Online Course 
4 weeks 
4 classes a day 

255 EUR 

An online complete beginner group is opened due to high interest: 

It is a 4-week-long program, that includes 4 Language Classes each day (4x45 minutes). It will be conducted on Zoom. Please note, that no Cultural Lectures and online programs are included in the price. 

Registration is OPEN until 10 July. Apply here

Please note that the group can only start with a minimum of 5 applicants and the group can contain a maximum of 10 students.

Age limit

  • The summer university programme is open mainly to candidates who are above 18 years old and finished secondary school.
  • High school students (between 15-18 yrs) can attend the summer program ONLY if the parents/relatives sign a parental declaration to undertake that they should have all the resposibility for the teenager in connection with his/her attendance, health condition, meals, accommodation and care. The program management (teachers, leaders, other adult participants) is not responsible for any accident or injury to the teenage while attending the classes, during working hours or otherwise in the school premises (except for providing immediate assistance to get medical facilities in case of emergency).


Before 17 July 2022:
Applicants are entitled to a 98% refund of the tuition fee (2% is non-refundable transfer cost) until the summer university starts. To request the refund, applicants are required to send an email with the subject line “Request for refund” to the email address and declare it in the email that they do not come to participate in the summer university.

After 18 July 2022:
After18 July 2022, applicants are not entitled to the refund of the tuition fee.

The refund process:

As we are a Hungarian state university, the refund process goes through a long and slow administrative procedure. It means that the refunds will be paid for sure in November or December 2022.