AIT - Budapest
Instruction in English in foundational computer science courses and advanced applications. Hungarian language I and II is required for Scripps students. COSA strongly recommends and covers the cost for the optional Survival Hungarian course offered before the program start date.
- Reviewed by: Faculty: Christopher Towse; France Lemonine
- Fields of study: Computer science, humanities, Hungarian language
- Eligibility: 9.0 cumulative GPA; completion of one math class beyond calculus, and one course involving programming prior to participation
- Size of the student body: Students from the Claremont Colleges and other small, US liberal arts colleges
Students share apartments in the city center, about a 45 minute commute to the AIT campus. Students prepare their own meals with a meal stipend provided by Scripps.
- Fall: Early September to mid-December (mid August for optional Survival Hungarian class)
- Spring: Early February to late May (mid January for optional Survival Hungarian class)
- Advising Tips: This program requires two faculty references. One must be in computer science and the second can be either an academic or a character reference. Referees must use the AIT online form.
- Visa Information: After acceptance, your program will provide you with specifics about the visa required. The embassy site will have information on visa requirements for planning purposes.
- Budget Planning: For budget planning purposes, click here to view the current cost of living comparison between Budapest and Los Angeles.