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Who we are

We offer an intensive, cross-disciplinary course of study on all aspects of history and culture between 300 and 1600 CE. Renowned faculty help you uncover and understand the past of Central and Western Europe, as well as the Byzantine, Slavic, Jewish, Arab and Ottoman worlds, in a global context.

What you will study

  • Political and legal history of the Middle Ages
  • Eastern Mediterranean history from Constantine the Great to Suleiman the Magnificent
  • History of religion, philosophy and science
  • Archeology, environmental and landscape history
  • Cultural anthropology and material culture
  • Art history, visual culture and manuscript studies
  • Urban history

Join us in Vienna and study with a scholarship

Apply now and be among the first to study at our new campus in Vienna! We offer generous scholarships available to students from any country.

Apply by

January 30, 2020 – for master's and PhD studies with financial aid

NIRVANA SILNOVIC / CROATIA / Department of Medieval Studies

“Studying at the department is one of the best things that has happened to me, both personally and professionally. This interdisciplinary community brings together people from the most varied backgrounds in an extremely encouraging and friendly atmosphere. The diversity of topics, methodologies and approaches has influenced and enriched my research. CEU also organizes workshops, seminars and special lectures throughout the academic year, bringing in renowned scholars and allowing students to be active in the academic community.”