Graduate Scholarships at Central European University

Applications are now being accepted for master’s and doctoral scholarships at Central European University (CEU).

CEU brings together students and faculty from some 100 countries to exchange ideas in an open and dynamic community in the heart of Europe. Listed among the top 100 universities worldwide by Quacquarelli Symonds in a variety of subjects, CEU offers world-class master’s and doctoral programs in English to address the key issues of the 21st century. Besides interdisciplinary courses taught by an outstanding faculty, the university boasts a highly research-intensive learning environment and a remarkable student/faculty ratio of eight-to-one.

CEU is accredited in the United States and Hungary, and is supported by the Open Society Foundations.

Eligibility Criteria
The University provides a variety of scholarships and research grants for which applicants from any country are eligible to apply.

Academic areas and programs include the following:
  • cognitive science
  • economics and business
  • environmental sciences and policy
  • gender studies
  • history
  • international relations
  • legal studies
  • mathematics and its applications
  • medieval studies
  • nationalism studies
  • network and data science
  • philosophy
  • political science
  • public policy
  • sociology and social anthropology

Guidelines
In 2017–2018, 82 percent of CEU students received financial aid, ranging from tuition awards to scholarships with stipends and housing.

For more information about available financial aid, funding options, and research grants, visit the CEU website.

Applications are due January 31, 2019, to join CEU in 2019/2020 to study with a scholarship.