Welcome to EURAXESS in Hungary

Coming to Hungary as a researcher? The EURAXESS Hungary Team is pleased to assist foreign researchers and their families coming to work or study in Hungary. Our personalized assistance services are free of charge for researchers. You can also browse our databases for job opportunities or information about living and working in Hungary: tips and help with authorities, formalities and daily life.


Situation related to COVID-19 outbreak in Hungary

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Hungary increases every day. It was announced that virus may be found in every part of the country.


The following restrictions are introduced in the country:

The Hungarian government has closed all land borders to non-Hungarian citizens.

Budapest’s Liszt Ferenc airport remains open, however as of Tuesday, March 17 per government decree only Hungarian citizens can enter Hungary.

Teaching in universities, secondary and primary schools is only allowed through virtual education.

Kindergartens and nurseries are closed.

All events will be banned.

Restaurants and cafés have to close at 3 p.m. Only grocery stores and pharmacies are allowed to remain open past this time.

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Job opportunities

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Funding Opportunities

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Local contact Points

You can find personalized assistance in 14 Hungarian EURAXESS member organisations. Find the closest one here:



Entry Conditions and Visas

General information for entering Hungary

Hungary joined the Schengen Area on 21 December, 2007. From that time visas and residence permits issued by one of the Schengen Member States are valid also for Hungary, and visas/residence permits issued by Hungarian authorities are - as a general rule - also valid for the entire Schengen Area.





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