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Pre Medical Program at McDaniel College Budapest
Do you want to be a doctor or veterinarian?
We can help you! Since 1990 Pre-University programs have been organized to help students who require additional instruction or review in the required subjects and in English language to prepare them to take the entrance examinations for the regular Degree Programs of medical universities. We have 30 years of experience in preparing students for university studies and almost 90% of students gain admission to the desired University program.
There Are Two Types of Program
Two-semester Pre-Medical Track:
24 hours/week
From late September to mid-May, every year.
Primarily designed for those who have not studied one or several of the required subjects (Biology, Chemistry, Physics), or whose English is insufficient for academic purposes.
Application Deadline
  • for students who do not need a student visa: 15th September each year
  • for students who need a student visa: 15th July each year
One-semester intensive Pre-Medical Track:
33 hours/week
From early January to mid-May.
Primarily designed for those who need to refresh previous studies and have a good command of English
Application Deadline
  • for students who do not need a student visa: 15th December each year
  • for students who need a student visa: 15th October each year
If you would like to get further information on our courses please check out our INFORMATION BROCHURE.


Why McDaniel College?
About our programs
  • Program contents based on the topics of university entrance examinations
  • Regular written and oral tests provide experience in taking examinations
  • Small groups
  • Fully accepted and monitored by the above university programs
  • Affordable: compared to programs of the same prestige in Western Europe or the United States, Hungary offers everything that those programs do, but at a more reasonable price
Our reputation
  • High success rate – upon completing our program, almost 90% of students gain admission to the desired program
  • 30 years of experience in preparing students for university studies
  • More than 7000 students have completed the program since 1990
About Safety
  • Of the world's top 20 safest countries, 14 are in Europe and Hungary is one of them.
  • EU is generally considered the safest region in the world.
  • As an EU member state, Hungary has a high level of food safety.
  • Friendly staff helps you find accommodation and get used to your new way of life
Freedom of movement in Europe
  • As a student in Hungary you can enjoy the freedom of movement in the whole European Union
Fees and Expenses
Tuition Fee for academic year 2019-2020
Pre-Medical Track
Two-semester Pre-Medical Track:
First installment of the tuition fee: EUR 3,720
Payable by the date specified in the acceptance letter
Second installment of the tuition fee: EUR 2,660
Payable before the second semester
Application processing fee: EUR 200
Payable to McDaniel College or your representative if you have.
Registration fee: EUR 250
Payable together with the first installment of the tuition fee. Tuition fee includes the mid-year examinations but does not include the cost of medical insurance, textbooks and compulsory auxiliary materials.
One-semester Intensive Pre-Medical Track:
Tuition fee: EUR 6,180
Payable by the date specified in the acceptance letter
Application processing fee: EUR 200
Payable to McDaniel College or your representative if you have.
Registration fee: EUR 250
Payable together with the first installment of the tuition fee. Tuition fee includes the mid-year examinations but does not include the cost of medical insurance, textbooks and compulsory auxiliary materials.
All amounts are payable to the following bank account:
Account holder: College International
Account (IBAN) Number: HU03 10300002-20324720-48820026
Address: H-1056, Váci u. 38. Budapest, Hungary
Swift code: MKKBHUHB
In the “remarks” section of the transfer order, please indicate the student’s name as written in the passport, and also the name of the course: “English premed” or "Academic Skills".
If you would like to get further information on our courses please check out our INFORMATION BROCHURE.
Subjects Taught
COURSE
TITLE
TWO SEMESTER
LESSONS/WEEK
ONE SEMESTER
LESSONS/WEEK
BIO 1118
Human Biology
5
9
 
During the course, you will learn about the chemical basis of life, the structure and functions of the cell, the properties of the genetic material and the anatomy and physiology of the human body.
CHE 1122
Essentials of Chemistry
4
9
 
The course is organized into three difference sections – General, Organic and Bioorganic Chemistry
PHY 1010/1011
Physics for Pre-Med I.-II.
3
4
 
The aim of the course is to build the basic academic knowledge in several fields of physics and prepare you for the requirements of the university.
ESL 1004/1005
Introduction to Medical English I.-II.
4
5
 
The aim of this Language for Specific Purposes course is to help students to acquire academic skills necessary for university studies.
ESL 1001/1003
Fundamentals of Composition/Critical reading
4
2
 
The aim of the course is to strengthen basic skills in sentence and paragraph building. It involves a thorough revision of grammar.
ESL 1002/1006
Oral Communication Skills I.-II.
2
2
 
The course helps improve communication, presentation, discussion & argumentation skills, encourages making cross-cultural observations.
HUN 1101/1102
Elementary Hungarian I.-II.
2
2
 
The aim of the course is to understand and conduct everyday conversations.

After finishing the program, students may continue their studies in the following institutions: