Kindergarten Education Programme

Kindergarten Education Programme - BA

Kindergarten Education Programme - BA

Studying in another country can be an incredible experience with new environments, fascinating cultures and life-long friends!

The application period has started, apply and experience it yourself as well!

We welcome students from all over the world!


Why Budapest?

Find out here or here!


Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) is the oldest and largest university in Hungary and it is the most popular higher education institution among applicants each year. Find out more here!

Why our Faculty?

The Faculty of Primary and Pre-School Education offers a full degree Kindergarten Education Programme for the 2021/22 Academic year. The language of instruction for the entire program is English.

Information about the programme (description, entry requirements, admission, fees): Kindergarten Education Programme
Level of the study program: BA/BSc full degree
Nominal duration: 6 semesters/3years
Study language: English
Location: Budapest
Programme Structure: Kindergarten Education - Programme structure

How to apply?

Application platform for International self financing Students: ELTE website 
The deadline for submission of applications is: 15 May 2021.

Application platform for Hungarian Students: Felvi website
The deadline for submission of applications is: 15 February 2021.

Scholarship opportunities:

Stipendium Hungaricum
The deadline for submission of applications is: 16/01/2021
The online application system is accessible HERE.

Scholarship Programme for Christian Young People
The deadline for submission of applications is: 31/01/2021
The online application system is accessible HERE.

Apply – Hungarian Diaspora Scholarship
The deadline for submission of applications is: 24/01/2021
The online application system is accessible HERE.

Online Entrance exam process

Aptitude test – written

Language aptitude test in English – written (Motivation letter)

Aptitude test – video file

Aptitude Test in Physical Fitness – video file

Physical aptitude is specially designed to cater to the level of aptitude that the candidate has a basic physical skills; his/her physical ability is qualified for the teacher’s profession; and the ability to acquire the curricula of the pre-primary’s physical education. Applicants have to upload a self made video according the requirements attached here that prove their physical suitability. If you need more information ask the coordinator.

Our special Medical certificates

Health statement (download)
Physical aptitude statement (download)

Note: These are the only acceptable documents concerning the health and physical status of the Applicant!

Online Aptitude tests (approx. 30 Minutes)

After sending all the necessary application documents, motivation letter, medical certificates and the Physical aptitude video the applicant takes a professional entrance examination via Skype organised by the Admission Committee of the Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Primary and Pre-School Education.

·         Language aptitude test in English

·         Speech aptitude test

·         Aptitude Test in Singing and Music

The candidate needs to pass all of the aptitude tests.

Place of entrance examination: Online

In case you would need more detailed information or have a question in connection with your admission process, please contact the program coordinator.

CORONAVIRUS – Information about the current situation:

We would like to assure you, that your future is very important for us, thus it is a paramount priority that we start the next Academic Year under all circumstances!
If the Pandemic situation continuously requires strict regulations, we are going to run the Kindergarten Education BA programme as distance learning,
so it will not cause any significant disadvantage in your study progress.
Under the current situation it is difficult to make detailed plans for the future, as we do not know how will the conditions change in the World, but here we would like to make it clear well in advance, that this way or the other the programme will undoubtedly be running also from September 2021!

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