Hungary

Recognised School Leaving Qualification(s)

  • Érettségi Bizonyitvány / Matura (NB NOT Érettségi awarded by Szakközepiskola - see below)

 

Eligibility Requirements

Subject pass mark for University purposes:  

30% at advanced or 40% intermediate

Minimum Entry Requirements/Matriculation:

The minimum eligibility criteria follow. Proof of English proficiency is required in all cases. There may also be specific subject requirements for courses.

Level 8 2 H5 required Pass in 5 distinct recognised subjects including a minimum of 2 subjects at advanced level and 3 at intermediate.
Note:  In addition to Matura, applicants must submit a school report showing all subjects taken in final year

Competence in English Language:

The minimum acceptable level of English is 4 in Advanced English in the Erettsegi Bizonyitvany/Mature or equivalent English Language competence. Note applicants whose school-leaving examinations are more than two years old should present additional proof of English.

Specific Subject Requirements:

To compare the subject requirements in terms of Irish Leaving Certificate as specified in the UCC website, use the following table:

                                                               Subject Grade Comparison:

                                      NB NOT for points conversion - for this see separate table below

LC Higher Matura LC Ordinary Matura
H1 5 Advanced 01 5 Intermediate
H2 4 Advanced 02 5 Intermediate
H3 4 Advanced 03 4 Intermediate
H4 3 Advanced 04 4 Intermediate
H5 3 Advanced 05 3 Intermediate
H6 2 Advanced 06 2 Intermediate
H7 2 Advanced    

Agreed Entry Requirements for EU/EFTA

Points Comparison

Guideline Indicative Points Score (IPS) equivalence with Irish Leaving Certificate points

 

Points Equivalence Table
                             Advanced                                                                  

                                            

                                    Intermediate                                                                                         

 

 Grade          Percent     Points          Grade  Percent                Points 
5 100 141

5

100 94
90 135 90 92
80 129 80 90
70 123 4 70 83
60 117 60 75
4 55 96 3 55 69
50 74 50 63
3 45 72 45 57
40 70 40 50
35 68 2 35 0
2 30 66 30 0
25 0 25 0
20 0 20 0
 
Single Sitting: All subjects are examined at the same time and points are calculated based on a single sitting.
 

Bonus points for Maths in 2020

25 additional points will be awarded for a grade 2 or better in Advanced Level Mathematics.   

**Szakközépiskola Érettségi Bizonyítvány (Vocational Secondary School Leaving Certificate) recognised for admission to Level 6/7 qualifications in related areas only.

They will be scored to a maximum of 390 points.

Admissions Office

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1st floor, West Wing, Main Quadrangle, T12 K8AF

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