FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What funding opportunities are available?

Please visit CEU's website for information on scholarships. 

What are my chances to get accepted to the Nationalism Studies Program?

In 2020/21, we had an acceptance rate of 52%. 

When is the deadline for applications?

For scholarships: February 1st, 2021

For self-financing applicants:

EU nationals: August 16th, 2021

Non-EU applicants: March 15th, 2021

Can I submit a delayed application?

Unfortunately no, we can not accept late applications. 

How should I write my proposal?

Please find tips here and here

What happens after I send in my application?

Your application will be reviewed by our Admissions Committee. As the second stage of our admissions process, we conduct interviews with selected applicants from mid-February to mid-March. Results are to be expected from mid-April. 

What will happen at the interview?

You will be interviewed online by one of our faculty members. Interviews are expected to be around 30 minutes. 

When will I know the results?

From mid-April. 

I have a four-year BA / MA degree. Can I still apply to the two-year program?

You certainly can if you have a background in another field. You may also do it if your undergraduate degree is in the same or a similar subject as your proposed CEU master's degree, but note that the department may choose to overrule your choice and offer you admission for the one-year program instead.

Do I have to pay the application fee?

Yes, every applicant has to pay the application fee.

What happens to my application fee if I get a rejection?

Unfortunately the application fee is non-refundable. 

Who can write my letters of recommendation?

Professors who are familiar with your academic performance, or employers. 

What are the language requirements at CEU?

Please find information on language requirements here

For general questions please check the following link: https://www.ceu.edu/faq