FAO-Hungarian Government Scholarship Programme 2022–2023



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Why you might choose to apply for the Scholarship

The Scholarship for International Students aims to grow your dreams on the blocks of reality. This opportunity is free from discrimination. People of every religion, race, gender, and socioeconomic background are eligible for this scholarship. Courses under this master’s program will help you learn about the balanced nutrients required to overcome malnutrition in many developing or underdeveloped countries. The full scholarship program provides multiple academic activities and project-based work that will help you harness the potential of skills acquired during the course of employment. Furthermore, bright minds come together and learn under the guidance of primary teachers to understand the health issues prevalent in each generation.

The Master’s Degree Scholarship in Europe is available to graduates who seek to further their major in Masters in Food and Quality Engineering. The Food and Agriculture Organization is a leading organization in efforts to end world hunger. The Hungary Institute is based on the organization’s mission of achieving food security for all to ensure that everyone has regular access to the best quality food for a better and healthy life. With the aim of everyone’s participation, the organization is making continuous progress through such initiatives, which allow everyone to participate in the establishment of a world free from hunger and poverty. In this way, prosperity will be ensured everywhere.


  • Host country: Hungary
  • Host Organization: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • Study level: Master’s
  • Program Duration: The duration of the Joint FAO/Hungarian Government Scholarship Program 2022-2023 is up to 22 months.
  • Application deadline: February 28, 2022.
  • Host university: The Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Buda Campus, Budapest

The following Master of Science degree course is offered in English for the 2022–23 academic year:

  • Food safety and quality engineering (Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences)


The following university and faculty is participating:

  • Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Buda Campus, Budapest

Provided Funding:

  • The scholarship will cover the application fee.
  • The scholarship will cover tuition fees.
  • Accommodation allowance will be provided.
  • Living costs will be covered.
  • Health insurance will be given.


Courses will be offered provided the minimum number of students is reached.

The scholarship will cover:

  • application and tuition fees throughout the study period with basic books and notes;
  • dormitory accommodation;
  • subsistence costs;
  • health insurance.

All of the above-mentioned costs are financed by the Hungarian Government, according to the Agreement between FAO and Hungary in 2007.

The scholarship covers student costs only; family members are not supported within the frame of this programme.

List of eligible countries

Residents (who must be nationals) of the following countries are eligible to apply for the Scholarship Programme:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo1, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, North Macedonia, Madagascar, Mali, Myanmar, Republic of Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Namibia, Nigeria, North Korea, State of Palestine, the Philippines, Republic of Cabo Verde, Serbia, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen.

1References to Kosovo shall be understood to be in the context of Security Council Resolution 1244 (1999).

Application and selection process

The selection process as described below applies to scholarships beginning in September 2022.

Student selection will take place in two phases:

Phase 1: FAO will pre-screen candidates and submit applications to the Ministry of Agriculture of Hungary that will send them to the corresponding University as chosen by the applicants. Students must submit only COMPLETE dossiers. Incomplete dossiers will not be considered. Files without names will not be processed.

Phase 2: Selected candidates may be asked to take a written or oral English examination as part of the admission procedure. The participating University will run a further selection process and inform each of the successful candidates. Student selection will be made by the Universities only, without any involvement on the part of FAO. Selected students will also be notified by the Ministry.

Candidates will be selected on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Citizenship and residency of one of the eligible countries 
  • Excellent school achievements
  • English language proficiency (for courses taught in English)
  • Motivation
  • Good health
  • Age (candidates under 30 are preferred)

Application procedure

Interested applicants should prepare a dossier to be sent by E-MAIL consisting of:

  • Application form duly completed
  • A recent curriculum vitae
  • A copy of high school/college diploma and transcript/report of study or copy of the
  • diploma attachment
  • A copy of certificate of proficiency in English
  • Copies of relevant pages of passport showing expiration date and passport number
  • A letter of recommendation
  • Statement of motivation
  • Health Certificate issued by Medical Doctor
  • Certificate of Good Conduct issued by local police authority.


Applications should be submitted via email from 15 January to 28 February 2022

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