Open Society master and PhD scholarship at Central European University (CEU)

Scholarship in Art and Humanities , in Engineering , in Social Science
  • Hungary
  • Apply Before : January 31, 2019

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 4831
  • Degree MasterPH.D
  • Opportunity Type : Partially Funded

Opportunity Description

If you are interested and planned to an accredited university, you can apply to a Master’s or doctoral program scholarships offered at the Central European University.

Central European University is accepting applications from students to study their Master’s or Ph.D. degree by scholarship or self-financing.

The  Open Society Foundation support these scholarships to cover the expenses of selected students.


Deadline: January 31, 2019

Level of study:

  • Master’s degree
  • PhD

Institutions: Central European University (CEU)

Location: Both U.S. and Hungary

Scholarship coverage: 

Various types of scholarships are offered at this university that include one, or more options of the following:

  • full tuition fee
  • housing
  • monthly stipend

Field of study:

There is 49 programs offered by the CEU in the following areas:

  • cognitive science
  • economics and business
  • environmental sciences and policy
  • gender studies
  • history
  • international relations
  • legal studies
  • mathematics and its applications
  • medieval studies
  • nationalism studies
  • network and data science
  • philosophy
  • political science
  • public policy
  • sociology and social anthropology

Required documents

  • writing requirements such as Statement of purpose, Academic essay, research proposal and etc. based on the program you choose.
  • Two recommendation letters ( the referees will get the link to submit their letter after you submit your application.)
  • Bachelor’s degree transcript and diploma for master degree application, Bachelor’s degree and master’s degree transcripts and certificates for PhD (in English). Those who are in the process of completing their degree, they can submit interim transcript and a certificate of enrolment with expected graduation date.
  • CV
  • English proficiency proof
    • for master degree: TOEFL iBT 88, PBT 570, IELTS academic 6.5, Pearson Test of English 59, Cambridge C,
    • For PhD: TOEFL iBT 100 pBT 600, IELTS 7, Pearson test of English 76, Cambridge Proficiency examination C
    • (students obtained a degree instructed in English are exempted from the English proof. )
  • GRE, GMAT (if required for the program you apply )
  • Completed application form

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Who can apply ?

Master degree applicants:

  • Have earned a bachelor’s degree or expected to obtain from an accredited university (students with three year bachelor degree will be considered for two year master degree )
  • Not be enrolled in in another institution
  • Be proficient in English language (meet the language requirement)

PhD requirement:


  • Have master degree program in related field of study
  • In some cases, the department of Cognitive science and the department of mathematics will accept excellent students with a bachelor’s degree only.
  • Be proficient in English language (meet the language requirement)



Applicants can apply online using the online application form. They can apply up to 5 program.

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For more information please visit the Open Society foundation or Central European University website.

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