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Top 10 Application Tips

January 24, 2018

Need help with your CEU application?
Check our useful tips below to make sure you don’t miss anything:

1.      Watch our how-to video with CEU students Petr and Zhuldyz, which will guide you through the entire application process.

Laszlo Bruszt: Come to CEU, if you need generous financial support

January 24, 2018

Come to CEU if you would like to study political sciences in one of the leading departments of the discipline in Europe, if you would like to learn from internationally respected professors who encourage critical thinking based on ambitious theorizing and sophisticated methods.  Come to CEU if you would like to study together with students coming from four continents, if you would like to explore politics in a learning environment based on the promotion of scholarly pluralism.

Levente Littvay: Apply to us to be an excellent researcher and professional

January 23, 2018

The skills you need to be an excellent researcher are the same skills you need to be successful in all sectors. Produce high quality work even under intense time and workload pressure, read and process large amounts of information, creativity, advanced analytical, good communication and presentation abilities, good writing skills in several languages with a pinch of global networking and ability to function in culturally diverse environments.

Andras Bozoki: Apply to CEU, the most cosmopolitan university of the world

January 22, 2018

At times of populism, ethno-nationalism, and illiberalism thinking about the future of democracy is even more important than it was before. Besides other topics, professors at the Department of Political Science are focusing on contemporary issues in comparative politics.

Carsten Q. Schneider: Our department cherishes critical but constructive thinking

January 19, 2018

When I joined CEU more than 13 years ago, I could not imagine how big an impact the university and my department would have on my life - both as a scholar and a human being. The interesting thing is that this experience of transformation is shared by almost everyone - professors, staff, and students. There is hardly anyone who leaves CEU in the same shape and mindset as she or he has entered it. We at CEU and in particular our department cherish critical but constructive thinking. We teach respect for the other without shying away from debates.