A program that emphasizes the link between policy practice and analysis, including a focus on research skills and exposure to real world policy challenges.
The School of Public Policy
The School of Public Policy is a global institution with students from more than 60 countries. It offers academic programs that support students to develop the skills they will need to identify, define, and address compelling and emerging public policy problems. Our faculty include top researchers and practitioners with extensive experience in the not-for-profit, public, and private sectors. Their expertise enriches the classes they teach on a wide range of public policy topics including development, human rights, media, and governance.
SPP equips students with policy knowledge, analytical frameworks, qualitative and quantitative skills, and practical experiences to make a positive difference in the world. Our alumni work for intergovernmental organizations, private sector firms, and leading non-profit and advocacy organizations, as well as national agencies and governments.
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. CEU students may receive 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
Scholarships and tuition awards
No. of awards TBC
CEU Master’s Excellence Scholarships include full tuition and health insurance as well as stipends of up to €3,200 per year. Single or shared housing in CEU’s Residence Center is offered to most candidates.CEU Master’s Scholarships include full tuition and health insurance as well as stipends of up to €1,600 per year. Single or shared housing in CEU’s Residence Center is offered to most candidates.CEU Tuition Awards cover 50-100% of tuition expenses up to €14,500 per year, as well as health insurance.CEU Doctoral Scholarships include a full tuition waiver and a generous stipend for housing and living expenses.CEU Alumni Scholarships are funded by alumni and awarded to master’s degree students with financial need who have a proven record of leadership in extracurricular activities, community service, and civic engagement.External Scholarships administered through CEU include Erasmus Mundus scholarships, Erasmus research grants, and other private and public fellowships and scholarships.
Value of Scholarship(s)
€13 M in tuition scholarships, €2 M external research funds, €390 T in research and travel grants
CEU is committed to attracting talented students and scholars from around the world. In 2014-2015, we provided generous funding to 80% of master’s and 92% of doctoral students, for which applicants from any country are eligible to apply.
To be considered for scholarships, complete the Financial Aid section of our online application form and indicate the type of aid you would like to receive.