Study International Relations at CEU

Master's Opportunities

Central European University

The department combines multidisciplinary study of international relations with area expertise. The programs equip students with the analytical skills to capture the complexity of global and regional politics, and also with the practical skills required on the job market. Our faculty members are trained in international relations, political science, law, economics, sociology and history.

Programs offered
• Master of Arts in International Relations (1 year)
• Master of Arts in International Relations (2 years)
• Master of Arts in Global Economic Relations (1 year)

Research areas
• Ethnic conflict, civil wars and conflict resolution
• The EU and the neighbourhood
• Varieties of capitalisim
• Comparative regionalism
• Great power politics
• European security and defense policy
• Political economy of the EU
• Post-Soviet politics
• Internet and political activism
• International relations of East Asia
• Sociopolitical change in the Middle East and East Africa

Why CEU?
• Students and faculty from 116 countries
• Alumni on 6 continents in top positions
• Accredited in the U.S. and Hungary
• 8:1 student/faculty ratio
• Based in Budapest, the heart of Europe

Contacts and how to apply

Administrative contact and how to apply:

Apply for our master’s programs by June 1, 2017 to become part of our international academic community! Find out more about our programs, admissions requirements and available funding options here