36 months
28400 EUR/year
4600 EUR/year
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Get familiar with relevant concepts, principles, models, theories and methodology of modern economics. The Applied Economics programme from Corvinus University of Budapest will provide you with the analytical methods used by economists working in business, policy and research.

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The Applied Economics BSc programme from Corvinus University of Budapest  makes you familiar with many exciting tasks: How to modelize the real world? How to develop your data analysis skills and quantitative competences? 

How to improve your problem-solving abilities and critical thinking? It includes studying a wide variety of concepts, participating in major group projects and presentations – making you the perfect asset to any company, public or private organisation.

How to forecast the price food? Or which processes influence consumption and how?

What are the consequences of an increase in the consumption tax? Or what is the role of government in different markets?

Which factors lead to the collapse of the Peso-Dollar exchange rate? Or how the global economy and international monetary systems work?

How to incentivize people to take care of their environment? How to make the world a better place from a social point of view?

Upon graduation, you will be able to examine the underlying incentives of social phenomena to try to extract meaning from data, to making models and forecasts and then find the explanation to major issues.

Our programme is internationally recognised and integrated.

Whilst studying, you have the unique possibility of gaining a double degree in European Economic Studies from the University of Bamberg by spending one year in Germany – at no extra time or cost to you!

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Analysis of Economic Data
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Corporate Finance and Accounting
  • Econometrics
  • Microeconomics, Game Theory and Industrial Organization
  • Macroeconomics and International Economics
  • Foundations of Social Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Apply online at: https://international-application.uni-corvinus.hu/ 


180 ECTS

Compulsory modules: approx. 160 credits

Thesis: 10 credits

Minimum credit value of elective modules: 10 credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

Although GPA, is not strictly stipulated, applicants should generally have graduated from high school with a minimum of:

  • 3.0/5.0
  • 60% average
  • 30 in IB Diploma
  • BBB in International A-Levels.
Or equivalent to any of the above.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school certificate.
  • Certified B2 Level of English (for non-native speakers).
  • Mathematics - APE (minimum grade of 3), SAT Mathematics Level II (minimum 680 points), ACT (minimum 27 points) or pass our test. 

Work experience


Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14200 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2300 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • Fees (EEA): 800 000 HUF (≈ € 2 300) per semester

Total Fees (EEA): 4 800 000 HUF (≈ € 14 200)

  • Fees (Non-EEA): € 3 200 per semester

Total Fees (Non-EEA): € 19 200

Living costs for Budapest

172338 - 268251 HUF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are available (non-EU/EEA students only). 

Apply before mid-January. 

For more information - https://www.uni-corvinus.hu/main-page/hello-corvinus/stipendium-hungaricum/?lang=en. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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