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Program description:
The predecessor in title of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) was founded in 1782, and started the education of architects in 1871. It is a state university, presently the largest technical university in Hungary. The university has eight faculties: Architecture, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Economic and Social Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences, Transportation Engineering. Our profession is both artistic and technical: architect+engineer. The traditional strength of this Faculty is the balance between these two fields: we attach equal importance to the studying of the technical and engineering sciences and to the development of artistic creativity. Our homepage:

Entry requirements:
BSc degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering; successful admission test; quality of BSc transcript (min. 70%); portfolio; language skills proven by TOEFL (iBt 80), IELTS (5.5), Cambridge First Certificate or equivalent certificates

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written and oral

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Entrance exam description:
Admission procedure in general and general requirements: refer to admission regulations at Minimum criteria: diploma of BSc in Architecture, Architectural Engineering Steps: – preevaluation of the submitted documents: portfolio, quality of BSc diploma, quality of BSc transcript (min 70%), additional evaluated aspects: quality of motivation letter, recommendation letter (if available), extra-curricular activities (e.g. involvement in education, research, publication activitites, technical contests, additional language knowledge, etc.) – result of pre-evaluation: admission to MSc programme / electronic admission / admission rejected – electronic admission (via internet) if required: electronic written admission test and/or electronic interview: evaluation of language skills (the interview is in English), motivation, attitude, technical preparedness – visit for further information Result: admission to MSc programme /admission rejected

Ms. Gyöngyi Tamás

Dr. László Gergely Vigh
Directorate for Education

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Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States