Press Releases

CEU to Create New Department Building on Business and Economics Education

February 10, 2017

In response to changing patterns in business education globally and the evolving needs of our students, Central European University is creating a new Department, building on the combined strengths of the current Business School and Economics Department. The new Department will welcome its first cohort of master’s and doctoral students in the 2017-18 academic year.

CEU Network Scientist and Colleagues Highlight Pitfalls of Automated Predictors of Scientific Success

February 3, 2017

Can we make predictions in science? Can we predict where to search a cure for cancer? And how and when will this breakthrough be made and by whom?

CEU Open Letter in Response to Figyelo Article

Budapest, February 2, 2017 - Today CEU releases an open letter to the editor-in-chief of Figyelo in response to the article titled “Can the Soros School Stay?”

Dear Editor-in-Chief,

We write to you today in response to the article published in your magazine, entitled “Can the Soros School Stay?” Parts of the article give a misleading perspective.

Compact Urbanization and Delayed Retrofitting Key to Future Urban Planning

January 10, 2017

Global urban population is expected to rise over 2 billion between 2010 and 2050 with these cities creating three-fourths of the world's fossil fuel-related CO2 emissions.

CEU Receives €440,000 Erasmus + Grant For University Preparation Program for Refugees

November 30, 2016

With the assistance of a €440,000 Erasmus + grant, CEU will be able to upscale its weekend courses for registered refugees in Hungary and offer a full-time, non-degree university preparatory program for refugees across the European Economic Area (EEA). The programs, jointly known as OLIves (Open Learning Initiatives), now consist of the weekend program, OLIve-WP, and the fulltime program, OLIve-UP.