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“Don’t shy away from politics” – Stephen Walt tells PhD researchers

June 2, 2017

Harvard Kennedy School’s Stephen Walt encouraged CEU students to utilize media for publishing and disseminating their research findings. He also urged young scholars to be ready to engage in politics, in order to fill the essential role that 21st century academics can play in society.

CEU Hosts Doctoral Conference in Political Science

April 5, 2017

More than 50 presentations offered a glimpse into the diverse research ongoing at CEU’s PhD Program in Political Science during the 2017 Annual Doctoral Conference. The two-day event, organized by the Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations, featured 12 thematic panels and a vast number of research papers from CEU’s PhD students, as well as a number of guest panelist from partner institutions across Europe.

CEU's Schneider and Maerz publish article on survival of electoral autocracies

March 24, 2017

An article has been published in ZfVP (Comparative Governance and Politics) by CEU's researchers, Carsten Schneider and Seraphine Maerz with the title “Legitimation, cooptation, and repression and the survival of electoral autocracies”. 

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CEU Ranks 42nd in Politics and International Studies in QS World University Rankings

March 8, 2017

CEU's Political Science and International Relations programs were found to be the 42nd best in the world according to the 2017 QS World University Rankings. The ranking is an important indicator recognizing the high academic quality of our Master's and PhD programs in the field.

An article by Sasikumar S. Sundaram - freshly graduated Alumnus of our PhD program - has been published in Polity

February 20, 2017

Norm Contestation and Global Governance: Taking Actor Configurations and Practical Reasoning Seriously

Central European University, Budapest