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Teach English in Hungary

Want to Teach English in Hungary?


The LanguageCorps program in Hungary is located in Budapest – a city of about two million inhabitants. The largest city of Hungary, it serves as the country's principal political, cultural, commercial, industrial, and transportation center. Budapest is considered an important hub in Central Europe, and is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.

Training & Certification

LanguageCorps offers the following Program in Hungary:

  • TESOL Certification

The four-week training course (approximately 140 hours) includes academic input sessions, 12 hours of observed teaching and 10 hours of observed teaching practice with local EFL students. The program is intense, interactive, and practical, and will give you the skills and confidence necessary to embark on a teaching career and work in a professional manner anywhere in the world.

The training center is perfectly located in the historical centre of Óbuda, an ancient part of Budapest which now forms part of District III. The island (Óbuda Island) next to this part of the city today hosts the Sziget Festival, a huge music and cultural festival. Its center is Fo tér (Main Square), connected to a small square with a sculpture of people waiting for the rain to stop. It is accessible by HÉV (Árpád híd station).

The TESOL Certification Program includes:

  • TESOL Certification course
  • Job placement assistance
  • All course materials

The TESOL Certification Program Fee in Hungary is US$1,895.

Accommodations during the four-week program are available with host families near the Training Center for an additional cost of approximately US$600 (paid in Euros). A single bedroom and daily breakfast and evening meal are provided. A shared apartment option, with a private bedroom, is also available for approximately US$400 (this does not include meals), and hotel accommodations can also be arranged for approximately US$900+.


The following are NOT included:

  • Round-trip airfare to host country
  • Personal expenses (meals, entertainment, local transport, living expenses, and personal shopping)
  • "Upfront" costs following the training period, such as apartment security deposits and first month's rent
  • Visa costs and fees

Note: To ensure placement in the program you desire, we advise applying two to six months prior to your intended start date. Late placements are sometimes possible; please contact us immediately if you are applying less than two months before your desired start date.

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