METU also offers Preparatory Programs for those whose academic or linguistic level is not sufficient for starting BA or MA level studies. These programs cannot be chosen separately, but only as part of a study program.
Intensive English Language Preparatory Programs
These programs are designed for applicants who would like to improve their English skills from pre-intermediate to advanced level and also for those who would like to apply for our BA programs but do not yet have the required level of English knowledge to start the chosen program. The English language courses will help you to improve your professional language skills in order to meet the level required for our degree programs.
Our professional and dedicated teaching staff paying equal attention to speaking, writing and reading skills as well as listening comprehension. All of which will give you a clearer understanding of how English is really used.
The role of our teachers is to steadily guide you to reach your desired level of English within the shortest possible time.
•General English skills
•Specific English terminology
More information in English HERE.
More information in Spanish HERE.
More information in French HERE
More information in Arabic HERE.
More information in Russian HERE
Professional Foundation Semester for Business Programs
The Professional Foundation Semester for Business Programs is a preparatory program designed for those who seek to start their Bachelor studies in 2018 September at one of Metropolitan’s business departments. For examples: Business and Administration, Commerce and Marketing, International Business Economics, Tourism and Catering, Finance and Accounting.
The new preparatory program is offered for students who would like to further improve their skills and knowledge in the field of business, economics and mathematics. The program includes subjects that prepare students for the challenges of a BA degree course in the business field.
More information about the program can be downloaded from HERE.
• Are you interested in studying a Master’s programme but don’t meet the entry requirements from what you studied at the undergraduate level?
• Perhaps you are considering changing your course of study?
Pre-master's course is the ideal way to prepare you for your advanced level of study and make you really professional in your future job.
What is a Pre-Master program at METU?
Our Pre-Master programmes are designed to prepare international students fully for studying at postgraduate level in the field of Communication or Business.
A Pre-Masters is for students who need to improve their academic skills required for a successful postgraduate study. The course takes one semester and provides essential grounding for successful postgraduate study.
How can I benefit from a Pre-Master program?
Pre-Master's programmes provide international students with a direct path to various postgraduate degrees at Budapest Metropolitan University. These programmes give you the academic skills needed for a full degree. It combines many elements, all of which are designed to meet an international student's needs. For example, if you are going to study Business Management at MA degree level, you can study business-related subjects such as business communication or marketing at an introductory level. Through a Pre-Master programme, you develop a solid knowledge of the subject which you will need for the course material ahead of you. You can study the basics of the subject you wish to study in a master's degree course.
Pre-master's programmes are usually 5 months in duration – one semester.
Do I need to study a Pre-Masters?
• Your undergraduate degree is not related to the field you would like to study.
• You do not have the required number of credits – at least 30 credits – to start your studies on MA level in the field of Business or Communication.
Pre-Masters entry requirements:
• Undergraduate degree
• Academic transcript of records
• English level equivalent to IELTS 6.0
Check tuition fees HERE.
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