Our task is to form veritable talents who possess the necessary gifts to become masters, without attending to the ungifted mediocrity.

Liszt to Giovanni Sgambati

Deadlines, Application Forms, Contact

Application timeline 2021


Full-time and non-degree studies

Application period: 7 January 2021 - 31 March 2021 

Application deadline: 31 March (each year)

Application form (full-time (BA, MA), and non-degree): PDF / .docx

Application form (full-time one-year soloist programme for Pianists): The programme is not available for the academic year 2021/2022!


postgraduate specialist training programmes

Application form for Chamber Music Postgraduate Programme - The programme is not available for the academic year 2021/2022!

Application form for Historical Performance Postgraduate Programme: The programme is not available for the academic year 2021/2022!


the School for Exceptional Young Talents

Application deadline: see this page

Application form (School for Exceptional Young Talents)

Please do not pay the application fee twice, even if you are applying for two programmes.
The application forms and entry requirements are updated for the upcoming academic year in the beginning of January every year.

For Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship applicants

Please check if you are eligible for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship, and do the application procedure via the official website of the scholarship.

About the application fee:

The following applicants are exempt from paying the 60 EUR application fee:
- Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship applicants*
- Weingarten Scholarship applicants
- EU citizens who apply for the state-subsidised scholarship**
- guest students from other universities, who do not apply for full-time studies at the Liszt Academy
- non-degree students who extend their non-degree studies to a second year
- applicants of the School for Exceptional Young Talents
In case you pay the application fee by mistake, the Liszt Academy is not obliged to refund it. If unsure whether you are exempt from paying the fee or not, please turn to administrative staff.
*Unless they are offered to start their studies as tuition-fee paying students in case of failing to receive the scholarship, in which case they need to pay the application fee along with the first installment of the tuition fee.
** The application fee of the state-subsidised scholarship application is to be paid directly via the state-subsidised application system (felvi.hu).



Phone: +36 1 462 4617



Please, send your files to:
Liszt Academy of Music
Study Department
International Sub-Department
Wesselényi utca 52.
Account details:
Name of beneficiary: Liszt Academy of Music
Name of Bank: Magyar Államkincstár (Hungarian State Treasury)
Address of bank: 1139 Budapest, Váci út 71.
Address of Liszt Academy: 1061 Budapest, Liszt Ferenc tér 8.
IBAN (international bank account): HU22100320000142676800000000
Swift code (SWIFTBIC): MANEHUHB or HUSTHUHB (or HUSTHUHBXXX if the system requires 11 characters to input)
Account number to be used in case of transfers made from Hungarian bank accounts: 
Please include on the bank transfer form YOUR NAME (STUDENT'S NAME) and LISZT ACADEMY as reference/additional notes.