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
Study in Vienna with a scholarship
- 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
Applications for our graduate programs are currently closed. Can’t wait to join our global community? Fill out this inquiry form, and you’ll be the first to know when applications open later this fall for academic year 2021-2022.