Open for admission for September 2024!

Study in Hungary, in Budapest at Corvinus University of Budapest – a world-leading university in Business, Economics and Social Sciences!

About us
Corvinus University of Budapest has a 120-year history and is the leading university in Hungary in Business and Management, Economics and Social Sciences. We are one of the most prestigious European research universities. We have around 11,000 students, of which, 15% are international.

In Business, our AMBA and AACSB accreditations place us in the top 2% in the world.

Studying in Budapest, the commercial and cultural capital of Hungary offers significant benefits. English is well spoken. Budapest is an affordable, safe and exciting place to live – well connected with other capitals of Central Eastern Europe. The city attracts thousands of international students and millions of tourists annually. There are hundreds of multinational companies with headquarters in the city looking to recruit talented graduates.

International world rankings: QS subject rankings (2023)

300-350 Business
350-400 Economics
400-450 Sociology.

Our programmes

Preparatory Programme

Applied Economics
Business Administration and Management
Communication and Media Science
International Business Economics
International Relations
Data Science in Business
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE)

MA/MSc (2-years)
Business Informatics
Communication and Media Studies
Economic Analysis
Health Policy, Planning and Financing
International Economy and Business
International Relations
Management and Leadership
Public Policy and Management
Regional and Environmental Economic Studies
Supply Chain Management
Political Economy

MA/MSc (1-year)
Advanced Supply Chain Management
Marketing Strategy and Innovation
Public Governance

Full-time MBA (Master of Business Administration)
MSM-SEED Executive MBA (Master of Business Administration)*

*The application period will open later in 2024 for this programme.

How to fulfill minimum credit requirements for MA/MSc/MBA
26 Jun 2023

The credit recognition procedure is required by Hungarian Law for every MA/MSc/MBA programme. You need to have a certain amount of completed credits from your undergraduate degree that are relevant to the programme you are applying to at Corvinus University. Every Corvinus programme has unique credit requirements. Minimum requirements can range from 5-50 ECTS, depending on your chosen programme.

Admissions Team at Corvinus answers your questions
11 Apr 2023

Congratulations on starting your application to study at Corvinus University of Budapest!
We know that a long list of questions and checklists can sometimes feel overwhelming, so we collected some of the most frequent questions and had members of the Admissions team answer them to help you get through the checklist and press that Submit button!

Applying for a Visa and residency permit in Hungary - our tips
13 Jul 2022

Are you an international student planning to start at Corvinus University of Budapest? Here’s all you need to know about applying residence permit & visa process!

The process can seem a little overwhelming – in this post we try to simplify and explain the key things you will need to do.