The Department of Political Science's excellence has been recognized by professional global awards. CEU's global ranking equates to a top place among Universities in continental Europe.
According to Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) rankings for 2017, CEU's degree programs in the fields of politics and international studies were ranked 42nd in the world. For the detailed rankings in this subject, see https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/university-subject-r...
The political science program was also ranked in the top (“excellence”) group of European universities in the survey by the prestigious German Centre for Higher Education Development (CHE) in 2009, receiving six stars in the 2010 survey.
For more information see: http://www.excellenceranking.org/eusid/EUSID?module=Fachbereich&do=show&id=166.