International Business School - Budapest

International Business School(IBS) is a higher education institute with campuses located in European metropolitan cities including Budapest and Vienna. International Business School offers foundation level pathway programmes to international students seeking admission at top European universities.

  • Average Tuition EUR 4,400
  • Students 3,300
  • Total Annual Cost EUR 4,400

School Description

International Business School(IBS) was initially started in 1991 with the aim to train students who wished to study business in English. IBS awarded its first degrees in the year 1995. Following a successful institutional accreditation in 1997, IBS became a recognized private college in Hungary, with the right to issue Hungarian college degrees (called Bachelor's degrees today) besides the English degrees. In 2014, IBS moved to the north of Budapest and is now offering a real campus experience with 3 brand new buildings in a business environment.

Since its founding in the year 1991 as the first private higher education college in Central Europe, International Business School(IBS) has evolved into a truly modern and dynamic business school. Currently International Business School(IBS) is serving top ranked undergraduates and postgraduate business programmes to students from over 100 countries from around the world. International Business School offers degree seeking international students perfect foundation level pathways in English and foreign languages and several other disciplines. IBS students get the opportunity to get involved in various student clubs and organizations matching their needs and interests that help gain knowledge beyond classroom borders.

Pathway Programs

  • Budapest, Záhony u. 7, 1031 Hungary

    Career Foundation

    EUR 11,500 Tuition Fee

    The programme consists of two very active semesters packed with skills-building, teamwork, intercontinental travel, lifelong memories and friendships. The programme is designed for students fresh out of high school or a bachelor’s programme looking to strengthen their essential skillset along with their English profi ciency and in the meantime participate in meaningful and memorable projects both in Hungary and abroad.

  • Budapest, Záhony u. 7, 1031 Hungary

    International University Foundation

    EUR 4,400 Tuition Fee

    The International University Foundation has been running successfully for a decade now at International Business School. Its primary objective is to prepare students for continuing their studies in English at higher education level. It is, therefore, first and foremost recommended to those who eventually wish to obtain an English university degree from the International Business School/The University of Buckingham. It is also an excellent opportunity to those who simply want to improve their English for various purposes.

  • Budapest, Záhony u. 7, 1031 Hungary

    International University Foundation - Engineering

    EUR 5,500 Tuition Fee

    This programme is ideal if you'd like to study an undergraduate engineering degree, but need a preparatory period of study beforehand. It is delivered fully in English and offers English language classes as well as a thorough preparation for university entry in maths and physics. We will also guide you in the various admission requirements to universities with engineering degrees. You can apply if you have at least intermediate (B2) levelin English. Our interactive classes in small groups ensure that you develop your language and science skills gradually throughout the programme.

  • Budapest, Záhony u. 7, 1031 Hungary

    International University Foundation - Germany

    EUR 5,500 Tuition Fee

    The primary objective of the International University Foundation programme with German is to prepare you for continuing your studies in German at higher education level, but it is also an excellent opportunity for those who simply want to improve their German for various purposes. This programme offers 16 German language classes a week over two semesters (February – May, September – December). Classes are conducted only from beginner’s level in small groups. You will develop your communication, writing, reading and listening skills with the help of our experienced language teachers and will receive Progress Reports (about your absences, academic achievement etc.) twice during each semester. 

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 80
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00


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    Other Information

    Established in 1991


    International Business School(IBS) fosters collaboration with various international educational institutes and leading organizations to enrich its student's experience and these include the University of Buckingham, Erasmus partner universities and various accrediting bodies.

    The Location

    Budapest, Záhony u. 7, 1031 Hungary

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