Corvinus University of Budapest
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public Administration
First degree/qualification: Diploma or professional title (5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 3.5/5.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 5 year diploma (Oklevél) or professional title.
Documents required: Complete record of examinations and grades; official certification of Végbizonyítvány/Absolutorium and date awarded; official certification of diploma (Oklevél) and date awarded. All documents in Hungarian and English.
Description: Instituted in 1920; acquired current name in 1990, it produces significant numbers of graduates in business and public administration fields. Usual admission requirements are an entrance examination and the maturity certificate (Érettségi Bizonyftvány) (grade 12).
At academic program's conclusion, student receives the Végbizonyítvány/Absolutorium (school leaving certificate) which certifies all prescribed examinations have been passed. This certificate permits them to take the state examination; after passing all requirements, they receive the diploma (Oklevél).
Language of instruction: Hungarian.
Doktor: Awarded after Oklevél (diploma/professional title), duration varies; by thesis and examination.