Location: Vienna, Austria
Funding for: Graduate students from any country
Funding amount: Visit CEU Master’s Scholarships
Breaking down disciplinary and geographical borders, our programs offer theoretically and methodologically based training in the history of Eastern, Central and Western Europe; the Eastern Mediterranean; the Middle East; and Central Asia. Guided by faculty from over 16 countries, students can closely examine the Habsburg, Romanov and Ottoman Empires and their legacies, as well as 20th-century totalitarian regimes through the lens of religious, cultural, intellectual and social history. They will also benefit from our innovative approach to researching, understanding and teaching comparative and transnational history. In addition to coursework at the Vienna campus, students may also take advantage of academic activities and resources available at CEU’s Budapest campus.
Earn a valuable degree
MA in Comparative History / 1 YEAR / The program is built around the comparative research of early modern, modern and contemporary history. It encourages students to explore a multitude of scholarly approaches and disciplines, including oral history, historical anthropology, intellectual history, conceptual history, microhistory, urban history and gender history. Learn more at history.ceu.edu/content/programs.
MA in Comparative History: From 1500 to Present Time / 2 YEARS / This program is for students who prefer a more flexible timeline for identifying and carrying out a research project or wish to delve into the study of research languages. Find out more at history.ceu.edu/content/programs.
MA in History in the Public Sphere (HIPS) / 2 YEARS / This is a two-year Erasmus Mundus master’s program that focuses on the ways the past is represented, contested and negotiated in the public sphere. It is operated by a consortium of universities and takes students to Vienna, Budapest, Tokyo, Florence, Lisbon and Paris. More information: hipsma.com.
MA in European Women’s and Gender History (MATILDA) / 2 YEARS / Offered jointly with the Department of Gender Studies, this program provides expertise in women’s and gender history. It is operated by a consortium of universities. See history.ceu.edu/matilda for details.
Elevate your research
The Habsburg, Ottoman and Romanov empires and their legacies • Nationalisms and internationalisms • Fascism • Communism and post-communism • Religious history • Intellectual, cultural and art history • Economic and labor history • Urban history • Gender history • Public history • Diplomacy and international relations • Everyday life and microhistory • Emotions in history
Spark your career
More than half of our graduates pursue a career in academia and research. In addition to our excellent MA students that have continued their doctoral studies here at CEU, many have been accepted to PhD and postdoctoral programs at universities such as Berkeley, Cambridge, Chicago, Columbia, EUI, Harvard, Munich, Oxford, Princeton and Yale. Our alumni obtained positions at
Duke, Oxford, Princeton and other prestigious universities around the world, including Berlin, Boston, Cincinnati, Dublin, Durham, Istanbul, Kyiv, London, Nashville, Maastricht, Moscow, Perth, Prague, St. Petersburg, Singapore, Vienna and Zagreb. Others make use of their acquired skills in business, film, news media, foundations, international organizations, diplomacy and governments.
Study in Vienna
Apply now and study in Vienna, ranked as the world’s “most livable city” for ten years in a row. Located in the heart of Europe, the Austrian capital has much to offer, from a wide range of academic opportunities to a vibrant student life. Come join us in Vienna in 2021-2022!
Fund your studies
In pursuit of our mission, we strive to attract world-class graduate talent from all over the world. This is why we offer generous financial aid, including tuition awards and scholarships with stipends, available to students from any country. Learn more about how to fund your studies at www.ceu.edu/financialaid.
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Student Recruitment Office
|Location:||Vienna - Austria|
|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Placed On:||3rd November 2020|
|Closes:||1st February 2021|
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