1961 - Act 3 of 1961 on the educational system of the People’s Republic of Hungary

Policy Field: 
Education
Topic: 
Compulsory Schooling
Country: 
Major Implications of the Reform: 

In this regulation, greater emphasis was placed on obtaining primary school qualification, and the compulsory education lasting until the age of 16 has in reality involved those students who did not succeed in completing primary school within the normal eight-year period.