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Language Classes in CEUS :: Undergraduate Programs

Hungarian Language at Indiana University

The Hungarian language program at the Central Eurasian Studies Department (CEUS) gives students a great opportunity to get acquainted with a unique European language that belongs to the Finno-Ugric language group.


Hungarian language study in CEUS

During every academic year we offer three levels of language teaching (two semesters each of Introductory, Intermediate, and Advanced with small class sizes and highly qualified native-speaker teachers who enjoy teaching very much. In class we focus on the four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening, while also taking into consideration the cultural aspects of the language. Summer intensive language instruction is also available for the first year of study through SWSEEL.

Language learning as part of the Hungarian Studies program

For those who become more intrigued by this unique language and culture CEUS offers an undergraduate minor. Our courses in Hungarian history, literature, and culture are part of the Hungarian Studies Program, the only graduate program in the USA where it is possible to earn an MA and a PhD in Hungarian Studies. Most of these courses are also available to undergraduates.Matyas szokokut

Exchange programs with Hungary

Indiana University has direct exchange agreements with several Hungarian universities through the Office of International Programs. We can also help those interested to find the right match with Overseas Study programs at IU, enabling students to experience life in Hungary in a wonderful way. Find out more about Hungary here, and overseas study opportunities for IU credit here

Why study Hungarian?

Hungarian language knowledge can help you enter a variety of professional careers:

Find out more

Contact the Central Eurasian Studies Department at Goodbody Hall 157, phone: (812) 855-2233 Email: