BOOK RELEASE: Hungarian Jews in the Age of Genocide

September 28, 2016

It is our pleasure to announce that Hungarian Jews in the Age of Genocide. An Intellectual History, 1929–1948, a study written by CEU alumnus Ferenc Laczó, has been released. This is the latest title of our book series CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE, published in cooperation with Brill.

Application deadline extended: "Cities and Science: Urban History and the History of Science in the Study of Early Modern and Modern Europe"

February 23, 2016

"Cities and Science: Urban History and the History of Science in the Study of Early Modern and Modern Europe" 

to take place in Budapest, 18-27 July 2016. 

New deadline for applications: 15 March 2016

The new issue of the journal East Central Europe has been published

February 15, 2016

The new thematic issue of the journal East Central Europe, entitled "Historic Jewish Spaces in Central and Eastern European Cities", edited by Erika Szívós and Michael L. MIller, has been published.

Counter-Cultures and Power During State Socialism

February 4, 2016

Within the framework the course "Counter-Cultures and Power During State Socialism -1960-1990" ( several guest lecturers are invited from all over East Central Europe and their lectures are open to public. All the lectures begin at 3.30 pm on Thursdays at TIGY Room in Nádr. u. 11 building.


History of Political Thought Interdisciplinary Research Group (HPT)

October 13, 2015

This research group fosters an explicitly interdisciplinary approach to the historicised understanding of political thought. Mirroring the broad constellation of disciplines participating in CEU’s Advanced Certificate in Political Thought, participation is welcomed from students and faculty across the university. Those within Gender Studies, History, International Relations, Medieval Studies, Philosophy, Political Science and Sociology are especially encouraged to join. It should also be emphasised that MA candidates are warmly welcomed within this egalitarian intellectual community.