SSAT Paper-Based Test (Secondary School Admission Test)

For the 2023–2024 testing season, paper-based testing is offered again at the Fulbright Commission in Budapest. Registration opens August 1, 2023.

Testing site in Hungary: Fulbright Commission
Address: 1111 Budapest, Bertalan Lajos u. 2., BME Building ‘Z’, Floor 9th, Room 902

The Paper-based SSAT will be offered this testing cycle at the Fulbright Commission on the following test dates:

2023–2024 Standard Test Dates for Middle / Upper exam level

  • November 11, 2023 (Saturday testing)
  • November 12, 2023 (Sunday testing)
  • December 9, 2023 (Saturday testing)
  • December 10, 2023 (Sunday testing)

Late registration (+ $50) closes three weeks before the test date and Rush registration (+ $90) closes two weeks before the testing date. There are no walk-in or standby seats.

To register to take the SSAT at this location, students must visit SSAT’s website,, and follow the online registration procedures. The SSAT Standard International Test fee for Middle and Upper-level testing is $299 and is payable by credit card.

A free copy of your child’s score report will be available online via your SSAT account. The total scale score is the sum of the scale scores for the Verbal, Quantitative and Reading Sections.
Scale for grades 5-7: 440-710 (V/Q/R), 1320-2130 (Total)
Scale for grades 8-11: 500-800 (V/Q/R), 1500-2400 (Total)

Accommodation is provided for students with disabilities, see registration details here:

Official SSAT Guide Books and Online Practice available: