Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design

Non-degree Studies for International Students

Student Service Centre and Registrar’s Office (TIK)
1121 Budapest, Zugligeti út 9-25.
Building MASTER
Floor, door
room M_007
Customer reception
Monday, Wednesday: 9:30-11:30, 13:00-15:00
Friday: 9:00-11:30, 12:30-14:00
Phone number
+36 70 684 7121

As a non-degree student you can study here one or two semesters maximum.  One may study in English at all levels (MA,BA) in all areas, as:

  • Media Design
  • Animation
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Product & Industrial Design
  • Textile Design
  • Silicate Design
  • Metalwork & Jewellery Design
  • Architecture
  • Theoretical Studies

Non-degree students are expected to have high professional skills and must have a valid student status in an educational institute.

To apply, a portfolio of art works showing the skills of the applicant in the chosen study area, a CV and a motivation letter are required to be uploaded to the University’s online surface. To get your personal invitation for the online surface please, email to

Fall Semester : From early September till mid January
Spring Semester: From late January till mid June


Successful candidates will be informed on where to transfer the tuition fee before the start of the semester.  

From 2017/18 autumn EUR 2000 is the minimum, for which applicants can take 3 courses. Any extra courses above cost EUR 500/course. The maximum tuition fee is EUR 10.000 all together. In case the student is uncertain about their courses, it is advised to transfer EUR 2000 in advance, any extra after their arrival here.

Free movers can join one or two semesters with the same conditions as above.


For the Spring semester: 15 November
For the Autumn semester: 15 May

A committee of our teachers will examine portfolios, and applicants will be informed about their decision within a month.

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9 Zugligeti St,
Budapest, 1121