Practical Matters

Practical Matters

Last modified: 18. October 2022

You will need the following documents/numbers after your arrival. We will help you start these procedures during the Orientation Week and the following months.

Non-educational administrative issues - A useful guide

1) Residence permit – Immigration Office
2) Health Insurance
3) Student ID


4) Hungarian cell phone number
N.B. in order to open a bank account in Hungary you have to have a Hungarian mobile phone number.

5) Bank account
SH scholars are expected to open a Hungarian bank account.
Required documents:

  • Hungarian cell phone number
  • student status certificate
  • copy of passport and visa
  • accomodation sheet

6) Tax number