Congratulations on your successful application to the Budapest Semesters in Mathematics program!  Please read the entire handbook for the semester you will be participating in as it contains important instructions and information about the program.

BSM Student Handbook Spring 2024

BSM Student Handbook Summer 2024

BSM Student Handbook Fall 2024


  • Email admin@budapestsemesters.com to confirm acceptance.

  • Notify your home school of your plan to attend BSM

  • Pay Tuition

  • Fill out all required forms (links will be sent in an email from BSM)

  • Make sure you have a current and valid passport

  • Make an appointment to get a Visa (if applicable)

  • Verify Medical Insurance coverage for study abroad


Participation in an online pre-departure orientation is required for all student.  As part of this orientation, you will meet the BSM team and fellow students, receive updates on Covid related policies and travel guidelines, and have an opportunity to ask question. See Handbook for date and time.


Although BSM works to make your stay in Hungary as educationally exciting and culturally rewarding as possible, there have on rare occasions been students who decided to withdraw from the program.

  • If you choose to withdraw from the program within the first five weeks of the semester, the program will reimburse a portion of your refundable tuition according to the following schedule: less than 1 week, 90%, less than 2 weeks, 80%, less than 3 weeks, 60%, less than 4 weeks, 40%, less than 5 weeks, 20%.

Please reach out to our North American office with any questions.

Email: admin@budapestsemesters.com

Phone: 1-507-786-3114

Best wishes for a pleasant and rewarding stay in Hungary.