Ph.D. On Campus


Eötvös Loránd University

48 months
4400 EUR/year
840 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Linguistics from Eötvös Loránd University aims to prepare students for obtaining their PhD degree through acquisition of latest research methodologies, participation in conferences and teaching expertise in higher education.


Linguistics from Eötvös Loránd University combines the tradition of almost 400 years of excellence in research and education with the flexibility expected from the members of the European Higher Education Area and outside of Europe. The Doctoral School of Linguistics covers the whole spectrum of linguistics; one can choose not only from the most popular research topics but from topics that besides their academic values also offer the cultural uniqueness in the life of the region.


According to the latest entrance exam statistics, the Faculty of Humanities is home of the best and most gifted students nationwide. With nearly 8,000 students, the Faculty has been a stronghold of scientific knowledge all over Hungary. Employers inside and outside Hungary are aware that a graduate from ELTE FoH will be of an extremely high standard. Coming to our faculty will increase your career prospects by the time you earn your degree.

  • Research Institutes, 
  • Universities, 
  • Language Schools, 
  • Diplomacy, 
  • Press and Media

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Linguistics
  • English Linguistics 
  • Arabic Studies 
  • Theoretical Linguistics 
  • Translation Studies 
  • German Linguistics 
  • Intercultural Linguistics 
  • Iranian Studies 
  • Japanese Studies
  • Hungarian Linguistics
  • Mongolian Linguistics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum level of language proficiency (oral) (A1-C2): B2             
  • Minimum level of language proficiency (written) (A1-C2): B2
  • Online application form
  • Master-level degree
  • cv
  • Research work plan
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Language certificate
  • Letter of acceptance from the future supervisor

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2200 EUR per semester during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    840 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 420 EUR per semester during 48 months.

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.


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