APPLICATION AND ADMISSION

The Milestone Institute’s programmes are open to students from all backgrounds regardless of subject interests. Through the admission procedure, the Institute aims to select those students who are best suited to make the most of the Milestone educational programme and who are equipped to become valuable members of the Milestone alumni community.

Jelentkezés és felvételi

APPLICATION AND ADMISSION PROCESS FOR THE CORE AND ACCESS PROGRAMMES:

  • If successfull

    Application

    • Complete the online application form in English
    • Payment of a one-time non-refundable application fee of HUF 15 000
    • Submission of the application for the a scholarship and/or Fellowship*

    *Applications for Scholarships and/or Fellowships must be submitted separately by the deadline.

  • If successfull

    Written exam

    • Three-part test in English
    • One day (morning or afternoon)
    • To be written in person in the Institute**

    **In exceptional cases (e.g. if the student is studying abroad during the academic year), online participation in the written admission test and/or interview will be provided. Please contact us with your request at admissions@msinst.org

  • If successfull

    Interview

    • 20-25 minute English conversation
    • In person at the Institute**

    **In exceptional cases (e.g. if the student is studying abroad during the academic year), online participation in the written admission test and/or interview will be provided. Please contact us with your request at admissions@msinst.org

  • Admission to the Milestone Institute***

    ***At the end of the admissions process, applicants may be offered a place in a programme type that is different from the one the applicant applied for. For example, students who applied for the Core Programme may be offered a place in the Access Programme instead. In these cases, the Admissions Committee always considers the applicant’s best interest and offers a place in the programme type most beneficial for the student.

    ***Unsuccessful applicants may request feedback on their performance by writing to admissions@msinst.org

APPLICATION FEE 15 000 HUF (ONE-TIME AND
NON-REFUNDABLE)

Jelentkezési követelmények

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Freshman and Access

Requirements


Min. 3.5 (by the Hungarian system) grade average in the end-of-year report of the previous academic year.*

Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Requirements


Min. 4.0 (by the Hungarian system) grade average in the end-of-year report of the previous academic year.*

All grades

Requirements


End-of-year report in pdf format (copy of original or downloaded from Kréta).

*It is the responsibility of the applicant to convert grades awarded according to a non-Hungarian system. Only the grade average converted into the Hungarian system should be indicated on the application form.

Application
deadlines



February application

5 February 2023


Supplementary application

5 March 2023

Opens on 6 February 2023


Bridge scholarship application

5 March 2023


Exam Dates



Written exam Interview
For February application
18 or 19 February 2023
For February application
27 February to 7 March 2023
For Supplementary application
11 March 2023
For Supplementary application
22 to 25 March 2023
Bridge scholarship application
11 March 2023
Bridge scholarship application
11 March 2023

DETAILS OF THE ADMISSIONS



Written test in English

(Successful applicants are invited to the written test)





How and what does it measure?

Approximately 2 and a half hours

Components:

  1. Thinking and problem-solving skills assessment
  2. English language test
  3. Essay writing task to assess writing skills

How to prepare for it?

Reading articles, academic journals and books in English

Expanding vocabulary

Writing opinion essays (e.g. based on articles read)

Learning to use logic and problem-solving tests (e.g. Problem Solving test video)



Interview in English

(Successful candidates are invited to the interview after the written test)


How and what does it measure?

Around 20-25 minutes of discussion

Components:

  1. Discussion of the video received before the interview
  2. Discussion of the candidate’s interests, goals and achievements

How to prepare for it?

Expand existing knowledge on current public issues and/or disciplines of interest (e.g. through English-language documentaries, articles)

Watch the video more than once before the interview!