Admission Information and Procedure

BME International Secondary Grammar School

2021-2022

www.bmegimnazium.hu

Formation and conditions of students’ legal status

a.)   A student can be a member of our school either by taking a successful English level test or by taking them over from another school. Admitting a student is the Principal’s sole right.

b.)  The language of instruction is English. In the academic year of 2021-2022 we only offer a regular 4 year program. One can be admitted only by meeting appropriate level of language skills (B2) and study requirements.

c.) We offer the maximum of 26+26  places in two Classes  for the year 2021-2022

d.) Successful completion of the elementary/primary school is a precondition for admission.

February and March 2021 an English Level Test opportunity will be announced for prospective students.  They may take the English level test (written and oral part). Students with B2 Language Certificate and native (English) speakers are exempt from the written examination. For them an oral interview will be conducted during this period of time. Applicants are informed about their results via e-mail the following week.

e.) Applicants scoring under 70% ( of B2 language level) cannot be admitted according to the law regulating the bilingual schools in Hungary. 

f.) For the applicants scoring over 70% (B2 language level) the final admission decision will be based on the former school report certificates of the 7th grade and the mid-term report of the 8th grade. In case more applicants showing outstanding performance than the available positions in class a brief interview will help the final decision.

 g.)   If the applicants come from either a Hungarian or a foreign secondary school and want to join a higher class, they must take (a) supplementary or (a) classifying exam(s). The content of these examinations are determined on the basis of the differences between the contents of the schools. Fluent English is a basic requirement.

The school is maintained by a foundation (Angol Nyelvű Közoktatásért Alapítvány). Its financial sources include state financing, foundation contribution and sponsors’ payments. A student can claim the special services of the school for a contribution to the foundation, which is 1.500 000 HUF/year in 2021-2022 and will be annualy indexed according to the Hungarian Gross Income statistics published by the hungarian central statistical office (KSH). A Sibling Allowance for brothers and sisters is awarded to all parents as follows: second child and all subsequent children results a  35% reduction of fees.

Application 2021-2022 

Applicants may be admitted to Year 9 (First year of our 4 year programme). The preliminary placement is based on their English level test results (written and oral). The final placement decision is based on the applicants' previous academic performance (school report certificates from the last two school years) (year 7 and 8 in Hungary). Students with B2 Language Certificate and native (English) speakers are exempt from the written examination. For them an oral interview will be conducted.

Applying for grade 10-11: in addition to the successful completion of the English level test the bearing of a corresponding (and appropriate) school report is required.  

A)

APPLICANTS FROM SCHOOLS with OM registration code (six digit long e.g. OM 123456 All Hungarian primary Schools including Orchidea, ISB or SEK):

Your application will be managed by your primary School via the "Hungarian Central Admission Procedure" (Középiskolai Központi Felvételi Eljárás)
Please do not forget to fill out the Student Application Form "tanulói felvételi adatlap" provided by your School.

Necessary information for the Central Admission Procedure (KIFIR): 

Name: BME által alapított Két Tanítási Nyelvű Gimnázium
School OM code: OM 035349 Location code (telephely): 002

Codes for the 4 year program:

0001 Class 9 Advanced English, Spanish beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, spanyol kezdő)
0002 Class 9 Advanced English French beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, francia kezdő)
0003 Class 9 Advanced English, German beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, német kezdő)

B)

HUNGARIAN AND FOREIGN APPLICANTS FROM FOREIGN SCHOOLS:

Your application will be managed by your parents via  https://www.kir.hu/KIFIR2/JellapKitolto/User/Regisztracio the "Hungarian Central Admission Procedure" (Középiskolai Központi Felvételi Eljárás)
Please do not forget to fill out the Student Application Form "tanulói felvételi adatlap" available for printing from January 2021 at  https://www.kir.hu/KIFIR2/JellapKitolto/User/Regisztracio

Necessary information for the Central Admission Procedure (KIFIR): 

Name: BME által alapított Két Tanítási Nyelvű Gimnázium
School OM code: OM 035349 Location code (telephely): 002

Codes for the 4 year program:

0001 Class 9 Advanced English, Spanish beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, spanyol kezdő)
0002 Class 9 Advanced English French beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, francia kezdő)
0003 Class 9 Advanced English, German beginner (9. osztály, angol haladó, német kezdő)

Components of the English Level Test

Applicants should know and be able to use English in the below listed categories.

Components of the written part:

1. Multiple choice tests:

Tenses (Present Simple, Present Continuous, Past Simple, Past Continuous, Present Perfect, Future), Statements, questions, negative sentences, Present Conditional, Auxiliary verbs, Passive (basic), Reported Speech (basic), Comparison, Superlative forms.

Applicants to the first year should also know

Future and Past Conditional, Probability by using auxiliaries, Gerund, Special cases of Reported Speech

2. Reading comprehension - questions and other tasks related to the text.

3. Guided composition

Oral examination: General conversation, describing a picture and a situation card on the following topics

family, home, school, shopping, meals, weather, transport, giving directions, health, sport, leisure time, hobby.