Central European University

Central European University



Budapest, Budapest


Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy (3-6 years), Master of Arts in Philosophy (one and two years)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The programs cover most of the major areas of philosophy, from a mainly analytic perspective. It will be possible for candidates who have a four-year BA to take the MA in one year.

Sample Courses
Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Ethics, Ancient Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Kant and After, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Aristotle, Aesthetics

Entry Requirements
Candidates will normally be expected to have some background in philosophy. In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements (see: www.ceu.hu/admissions/apply), applicants will also be required to submit a statement of purpose (1–2 single spaced pages) as well as a sample of academic writing—part of a course essay or a chapter of a thesis—in English, to further assess their language
abilities and argumentation skills.

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