Location: Vienna, Austria
Funding for: Graduate students from any country
Funding amount: Visit CEU Doctoral Scholarships
We are a close-knit, dynamic academic community that is home to about 50 permanent faculty members and more than 100 doctoral students from all over the world. Committed to teaching and research across disciplinary and organizational boundaries, our school brings together the expertise of CEU’s Departments of Political Science and International Relations, and the School of Public Policy. We are also part of the European Graduate Network, a vibrant platform for sharing research among eight world-leading institutions.
Earn a valuable degree
PhD in Political Science / This is one of the largest, most international and most competitive doctoral programs in Europe, providing aspiring scholars with the theoretical and methodological skills needed to challenge and shape what we know about politics, public policy and governance. We offer five specializations based on a system of tracks, which you can complement with a minor by doing additional coursework in a subfield.
As a doctoral student, you will be exposed to a great variety of perspectives and approaches. Aside from your permanent supervisor, you will also work with a supervisory panel and may join student-faculty research groups or research centers. There will also be plenty of opportunities for you to network with top scholars, spend a semester abroad, gain teaching experience at a partner university and take part in conferences, summer schools and workshops on and off campus.
Choose from 5 tracks
Comparative Politics / International Relations / Political Economy / Political Theory / Public Policy
Conflict and Security • Energy Policy • Higher Education • History of Political Thought • Migration Policy • Political Behavior • Political Economy • Political, Legal and Moral Theory • Public Health
European Neighborhood Studies • European Union Research • Media, Data and Society • Policy Studies • Yehuda Elkana Center for Higher Education
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 available to students from any country. Doctoral scholarships include a full tuition waiver and a monthly stipend for living expenses. Learn more at www.ceu.edu/financialaid.
For further enquiries, please contact:
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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