Entry requirements for admission
Applicants who have MSc degree in fields, specified by the particular PhD school are eligible for admission to PhD studies at Szent István University. Admission is based on entrance examinations including a review of the MSc degree of the applicant and a face-to-face interview by a committee delegated by the Executive Body of the PhD School.
Applicants are requested to earn a GPA (grade point average) of 4.0 on a scale of 5.0 during their MSc studies.
Communication is the key to educational success and, therefore any foreign or Hungarian PhD student is expected to have proficient written and spoken language skills, preferably in English (B2 level of English is required (i.e. TOEFL min. of 500 on PBT, 61 on iBT; a 6.0 on IELTS or equivalent, e.g. if the language of instruction was English on master's level), but in a few cases other world languages like French, German, Russian or Spanish can be acknowledged as well.