My CEU enquiry

Who we are

Based in Vienna, Austria, Central European University brings together students and faculty from some 100 countries to exchange ideas in an open and dynamic community in the heart of Europe. Focusing on the key issues of the 21st century, our world-class master's and doctoral programs cross borders and disciplines to develop the next generation of thinkers, doers and creators.

What we offer

  • Academic excellence: world-ranked master's and doctoral programs in the humanities and social sciences
  • A learning community: close supervision and faculty contact with world-class researchers
  • Generous financial aid: 82% of our students received support in 2019-2020
  • A university accredited in the U.S., Austria and Hungary
  • A community committed to academic freedom and open debate

Apply by

  • February 1, 2021 – for master's and PhD studies with financial aid
  • March 15, 2021 – for self-financing master's candidates who will require a study visa
  • August 16, 2021 – for self-financing master's candidates who will not require a study visa