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Central European University - Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations

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 

Get involved 

RESEARCH GROUPS 

Conflict and Security • Energy Policy • Higher Education • History of Political Thought • Migration Policy • Political Behavior • Political Economy • Political, Legal and Moral Theory • Public Health  

RESEARCH CENTERS 

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.  

Why CEU?  

  • World-ranked master's and doctoral programs in the humanities and social sciences 
  • Close supervision and faculty contact with world-class researchers 
  • 82% of our graduate students receive financial aid 
  • Valuable degree accredited in the U.S. and Austria 
  • Committed to academic freedom and open debate 
  • Based in Vienna, ranked as the world’s most livable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit 

Apply by 

  • February 1, 2021 for PhD studies with financial aid 

Contact  

For further enquiries, please contact: 

Student Recruitment Office 

Email: student-info@ceu.edu   

Qualification Type: PhD
Location: Vienna - Austria
Funding for: UK Students, EU Students, International Students
Hours: Full Time
Placed On: 3rd November 2020
Closes: 1st February 2021
   
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