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Bulgarian Language and Literature

Eötvös Loránd University

24 months
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4400 EUR/year
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About

The aim of the Bulgarian Language and Literature program at the Eötvös Loránd University is to prepare students for well-trained specialists in Bulgarian philology. Students acquire comprehensive knowledge of Bulgarian literature from its early period to the modern age in a European context, as well as extensive knowledge of Bulgarian grammar and the history of Bulgarian.

Overview

This Bulgarian Language and Literature program at the Eötvös Loránd University is recommended to applicants who have a special interest in the Bulgarian language and literature and wish to work in an area that requires Bulgarian language skills or is related to the Bulgarian culture. The MA program does not provide teaching qualifications.

This program enables students to work as specialists of Bulgarian philology in the fields of economy, culture, politics or social sciences. There are many opportunities for young professionals with an excellent command of Bulgarian and a good understanding of Bulgarian culture, as well as historical, economic and social trends in contemporary Bulgaria.

Strength of program

Students graduating from our university with an MA degree in Bulgarian Studies have general knowledge of philology with a specialization in Bulgarian literature and linguistics. The structure of our MA program is flexible and meets the needs of students with various interests. The strength of the course is also indicated by the scholarly achievements of the department staff (eg. regular participation in national and international conferences, regularly organized international conferences on Slavonic Studies, numerous books and other national and international publications.)

Career opportunities

Students graduating from our university with an MA degree in Bulgarian Studies can work for Bulgarian or/and Hungarian joint companies, in the field of culture or the educational sector, in the tourist industry, or to find employment related to cooperation between Bulgaria and Hungary in a broader context. Our graduates can also engage in an academic career and after completing the doctoral training and a successful defense of the doctoral dissertation obtain a PhD degree.

Job examples

  • Scholar in Bulgarian Studies
  • Organizer in various fields of Bulgarian culture
  • Expert on Bulgarian culture
  • Journalist
  • Literary translator
  • Specialist in diplomacy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modern Bulgarian culture, language and literature
  • Old Slavic foundations of the Bulgarian language and literature
  • Practical exercises in the terminology of the Bulgarian language
  • Old Bulgarian Literature Romanticism and realism in Bulgarian literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a university bachelor’s degree (or an equivalent college degree) in the fields listed below. Full credit acknowledgement is only given for a bachelor’s degree in Slavonic Studies, Specialized in Bulgarian Studies.
  • In the case of any other degree, each diploma will be considered individually. The applicant must have 30 credits in the field of Bulgarian language, linguistics, literature or culture studies which might be acquired during the MA studies according to the Academic Regulations of the university.
  • Transcripts from your bachelor's degree as well as course descriptions will be requested.
  • Medium level language competence in Bulgarian (B2 level).
  • Secondary school certificate
  • Bachelor-level degree
  • Transcript of records
  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Copy of the main pages of the passport (needs to be valid)
  • Copy of application fee transfer
  • Copy of the Entrance exam fee transfer
  • Language certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2200 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2200 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Budapest

172338 - 268251 HUF /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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