RESIDENCE PERMIT

You have 30 days of your arrival to apply for a residence permit at the Immigration Office, however, it is recommendable to start this procedure as soon as possible. You can accelerate this process by applying for the residence permit at the Hungarian Embassy of your home country before arrival.

Required documents:

  • Application form downloadable from http://www.bmbah.hu/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&lang=en&gid=329
  • 1 passport size photo
  • Accomodation sheet – from the owner of your flat or the international coordinator of the dormitory (Ágnes Lendvai if you live in the dormitory on Gödöllő Campus, Ildikó Fedor – if you live in the Somogyi Imre Dormitory)
  • copy of passport and visa
  • Letter of Admission (sent by SZIU via e-mail or post)
  • Student status certificate (in Hungarian) – from SZIU (Registrar’s Office)

if you are a scholarship holder:

  • Letter of Award if you are a scholarhip holder (e.g. SH: from TEMPUS, FAO:from Ministry of Agriculture )
  • Certificate in Hungarian on the brief content of the scholarship and your exception from the obligation to pay administration fee – you will get it from SZIU (Doctoral School Secretariat/ Student Services Office/ international coordinators)

if you are a self-financing student:

  • bank statement proving that you have enough money to live in Hungary
  • health insurance



For Gödöllő Campus students

Location:

Name: 

Branch Office III. (Budapest) IMMIGRATION OFFICE

 

Regional Directorate of Budapest and Pest County

Address: 

1135 Budapest, District 13, 35-37 Szegedi út (Twin Office Building,

Ground floor)

Phone number: 

+36 1 323 3189

E-mail: 

bpkir3@bah.b-m.hu

   

Office hours for residence permit for the purpose of studies:

Monday

08.30 - 13.00

Tuesday

13.00 - 18.00

Wednesday

08.30 - 12.00 (they are open only for students)

Thursday

08.30 - 13.00

Friday

08.30 - 12.00

   

How to get to there: Buses start from Keleti Railway Station. Take any of the buses of No.20, No.30, No.30A and No.32. Get off at "Szegedi út" bus stop.

 

For Buda Campus students

 

Other Branch Office on Buda side:

 

Name: 

Branch Office I. (Budapest) IMMIGRATION OFFICE

 

Regional Directorate of Budapest and Pest County

Address: 

1117 Budapest XI., Budafoki út 60. - Sztregova köz)

Phone number: 

+36 1 463 9100

E-mail: 

bpkir1@bah.b-m.hu

   

Office hours for residence permit for the purpose of studies:

Monday

08.30 - 13.00

Tuesday

13.00 - 18.00

Wednesday

Closed

Thursday

08.30 - 13.00

Friday

08.30 - 12.00

   

How to get there: Get off at "Hengermalom út" bus stop. Bus routes of No.133E, No.33, No.103. You can get there with tram No 1 as well.