Course(s) Offered: Public policy / admin, Development studies, Int'l relations, etc
Course Level: Graduate (masters)
Provider: CEU School of Public Policy
Country to Study in: Hungary
Central European University, CEU, is committed to attracting talented students from around the world. The University offers a range of scholarship, fellowship, and loan options for students studying in the School of Public Policy (SPP).
Scholarships for English-taught Master’s Degrees at CEU School of Public Policy are available for students commencing their studies in Autumn 2016. The degrees are accredited in the U.S. and/or in Hungary.
All applicants are considered on merit basis.
All applicants, regardless of their country of origin, are considered for Master’s Scholarships and Master’s Excellence Scholarships. For the two-year Master of Public Administration (MPA) program, there are special scholarship for students from Southeast Asia, South Balkans and the Middle East among others. You may find a complete list of the scholarships via the link to the official website below.
The School is looking for students who have:
- Strong academic background (3-4 year bachelor’s degree)
- High aptitude and passion for learning both in and out of the classroom
- High leadership potential with demonstrable interpersonal skills
- Strong interest in public policy issues
- Desire to work for the public good in the public, non-profit, or private sector
Citizens of ALL countries
School of Public Policy, Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary
Fields of study
Public policy, International relations, Development studies, International affairs. SPP offers three different Master’s degrees:
- Master of Public Administration (MPA) (Two years)
- Master of Arts in Public Policy (MAPP) (One year)
- Erasmus Mundus Master of Arts in Public Policy (Two years)
80% of students at SPP receive financial support or a scholarship
Both PARTIAL and FULL tuition scholarships, plus other inclusions, are available. Scholarships range from 50-100% tuition waiver and health insurance to 100% tuition waiver, health insurance, living stipend and housing.
Method of Application
Applications are made online. The online application is now open. You may begin your application to the scholarships you are eligible for here.
It is important to read the application instructions and visit the official website (link to it is below) to access the application form and for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The deadline for the Erasmus Mundus Master of Arts in Public Policy is 11 January 2016, while the deadlines for Master of Public Administration and Master of Arts in Public Public Policy is 4 February 2016.
If you have any questions regarding eligibility, please send an email to sppadmissions[at]ceu.edu.
Central European University (CEU) is a graduate-level, English-language university accredited in the U.S. and Hungary and located in Budapest. The university offers degrees in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy, business management, environmental science, and mathematics.
CEU was founded by philanthropist George Soros, who has provided an endowment of US$880 million, making the university one of the wealthiest in Europe.
CEU has two schools, including the School of Public Policy and CEU Business School, 14 academic departments, and 17 research centers.
Application Deadline: 11 January / 4 February 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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