Central European University

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Based in Vienna, Central European University brings together students and faculty from over 100 countries in a community that encourages debate and the open exchange of ideas. The university is accredited in the United States, Austria and Hungary, and offers English-language graduate degree programs in the social sciences, humanities, business, economics, law, environmental sciences and policy, network science and cognitive science. In addition to coursework at the Vienna campus, students may also take advantage of academic activities and resources available on our Budapest campus as well as program-specific exchange opportunities around the world.

Faculties and programmes

Faculties. Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy | Department of Gender Studies| School of Public Policy

Study fields. MS in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management (MESPOM) | MA in Women’s and Gender Studies (GEMMA — Erasmus Mundus) |MA in International Public Affairs | Erasmus Mundus Masters Program in Public Policy (Mundus MAPP)

The programmes listed above are only the ones accredited in Austria, but CEU offers many more programmes accredited in the United States and Hungary.

For further information see www.ceu.edu.


Students and faculty from 100+ countries
At CEU, our diverse student body is our most important asset. We nurture a student-oriented academic culture, drawing on the wealth of knowledge and perspectives that our multicultural, multinational community provides.

8:1 student/faculty ratio
An 8:1 student/faculty ratio ensures a dynamic environment for collaboration and debate. Our faculty work closely with every student to help develop their critical thinking skills and explore their individual research interests.

48 English-language degree programs
CEU has earned global recognition for a range of social sciences, humanities and business programs. Our top performing programs include political science and international relations, philosophy, history, business analytics and finance. Our work in emerging fields such as cognitive science and network and data science is also renowned internationally.

16,000+ alumni across 6 continents