Congratulations to the Winners of PolSci Alumni Fund Scholarship 2015/16

November 30, 2016

The Department of Political Science is happy to announce the winners of the departmental Alumni Fund Scholarship of 2015/16. We have received several excellent applications and we had a very difficult time in selecting the winners. Based on the number of very good applications, the department has again decided to split the award donating 500 EUR to each winner. This year the award winners are Weronika Koralewska from the one-year program and Nikola Kosovic from the second year of our two-year program.

Migration Research Group at CEU

October 17, 2016

CEU's Migration Research Group (MiRG) will hold its first session of the semester on Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Gabriella Göbl and Andras Szalai will present their research on "Securitizing Migration in Contemporary Hungary: From Discourse to Practice". 

Short-term faculty positions available

March 7, 2016

The Political Science Department at Central European University, Budapest (, is hiring two short-term faculty (PhD required). We seek a political scientist and a scholar of political communication interested in a junior visiting faculty position for one semester or one academic year (September 2016-June 2017).

We are aiming to fill two positions:

•               Someone, who can teach postgraduate courses in Comparative Politics and supervise MA theses.

Bastian Becker received the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students

February 15, 2016

Congratulations to Bastian Becker who has been awarded the Award for Advanced Doctoral Students.