These programs offer instruction in legal mechanisms and institutional processes that can be used to protect and promote human rights on the national, regional and international level.
Department of Legal Studies
The department offers advanced degree programs in comparative constitutional law, human rights and international business law accredited in the U.S. (and not in Hungary). The curriculum combines international and regional intellectual traditions, and offers students hands-on experience and internship opportunities. Outstanding professors, including recurrent visitors from leading universities around the world introduce students to state-of-the art legal research, reasoning and writing.
Graduates of the department pursue careers as policymakers, diplomats, scholars, human rights professionals, judges, arbitrators, consultants and lawyers in business and public administration.
CEU is committed to attracting talented students and scholars from around the world and provides generous merit-based scholarships available to students from any country. In 2015-2016, 85% of CEU students received financial aid, ranging from tuition awards to full scholarships with stipends and housing. Learn more about available funding options at: http://www.ceu.edu/financialaid