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Nearly 76,000 Freshmen in Higher Education from September

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.07.24.

Fully 101,881 young people, 11.1 percent more than last year, have applied for university or college education, state secretary Tamás Schanda told a press conference on Friday.

Three-quarters of the applicants, 75,748 people have been admitted for the next academic year starting in September, Schanda said, adding that 81 percent of them will attend state-financed courses.

The largest number of applicants have been admitted by Budapest’s ELTE university, followed by Debrecen University and the Budapest Business School.

European Citizen's Prize Goes to Freeszfe
European Citizen's Prize Goes to Freeszfe

Hungarian civil rights group Freeszfe has been awarded for its cooperation program between the students of Budapest’s University of Theatre and Film Arts (SZFE) and those of five other universities in Europe. Continue reading

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