Our purpose at CEU goes beyond delivering undergraduate and graduate programs in humanities, social sciences and business in an international environment. We are committed to nurturing your curiosity, advancing your research skills and providing you with the critical thinking, personalized mentorship and confidence that will advance your career.

Why CEU?

  • Cutting-edge curriculum
  • Dual accreditation in Austria and the U.S.
  • Instruction in English
  • Small class size & 7:1 student to faculty ratio
  • Dedicated mentorship of our faculty who are leading researchers in their field
  • World-class and affordable education
  • Study in Vienna, the capital of music, a new business hub of Europe and, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit, the world's most livable city.

Find a Program Tailored to Your Ambition

Our innovative study programs integrate sophisticated research and sought-after skills into our cutting-edge curriculum across 14 disciplines, with an explicit commitment to equip you with the prowess to tackle the complex challenges of today's society and accelerate your career.

Elevate Your Research

CEU is known worldwide for its exceptional graduate education focusing on research. Our teaching and learning foster critical intellectual exchange and attract the best candidates from around the world who benefit from CEU's scholarships and external grants. 

Transform Your Career

We pride ourselves in providing practical experience and remarkable networks to transform your career. 73% of 2021 master's graduates* who entered the workforce directly after completing their studies accepted employment offers within three months of graduation and work with more than 200 organizations across various sectors in over 60 countries worldwide. The first bachelor's graduating class of 2023 is projected to secure their internships, enter the workforce and continue their master's studies within the similar timeline.

* Based on Careers Outcomes Report for Master Graduates 2021.