Deadline: February 1, 2016
Location: Hungary
Type: Scholarship, Master and PhD
Program Period: Varies
Number of Awards: Not specified
Course Starts: Not specified

The Central European University in Budapest is an internationally recognized institution of postgraduate education established by George Soros and supported by the Open Society Foundations. It is accredited in the United States and Hungary.

Applications are now being accepted for master’s and doctoral scholarships at Central European University. Graduate students and faculty from around the world come together in Budapest to engage in interdisciplinary education, pursue advanced scholarship, and address some of society’s most vexing problems.

Eligibility Criteria

The University provides a variety of scholarships and research grants for which applicants from any country are eligible to apply.

Study Areas

Academic areas and programs include the following:

  1. Business
  2. Cognitive science
  3. Economics
  4. Environmental sciences and policy
  5. Gender studies
  6. History
  7. International relations
  8. Legal studies
  9. Mathematics and its applications
  10. Medieval studies]
  11. Nationalism studies
  12. Network science
  13. Philosophy
  14. Political science
  15. Public policy
  16. Sociology and social anthropology


For more information about available financial aid, funding options, and research grants, visit the Central European University website. Applications are due February 1, 2017.