The tuition fees for the academic year 2021/22 are listed in the table below. These do not include the Student Enrollment Fee, accommodation, and other living expenses.
|Master's Degree Programs/Coursework||Per Academic Year
|Master's degree programs (with the exception of those listed below as well as Mundus MAPP and MESPOM)||12,000 EUR||6,000 EUR|
|Master's degree programs in Legal Studies||13,000 EUR||6,500 EUR|
|Master of Public Administration||14,500 EUR||7,250 EUR|
|MS in Business Analytics||15,000 EUR||7,500 EUR|
|MS in Technology Management and Innovation*||10,000 EUR||5,000 EUR|
|MS in Finance||12,000 EUR||6,000 EUR|
|MBA in Global Executive Management||28,200 EUR||n/a|
|*The program is not offered in academic year 21/22.|
|Doctoral Programs||Per Academic Year||Per Installment|
|Doctoral programs (year 1)||15,000 EUR||7,500 EUR|
|Doctoral programs after comprehensive examination (year 2 and 3)||7,500 EUR||3,750 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Economics (first 18 months)||17,000 EUR||8,500 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Economics after comprehensive examination||8,500 EUR||4,250 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Legal Studies (SJD)||16,000 EUR||8,000 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Legal Studies after comprehensive exam||8,000 EUR||4,000 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Business Administration||20,000 EUR||10,000 EUR|
|Doctoral program in Business Administration after comprehensive exam||10,000 EUR||5,000 EUR|
Tuition Fees for Non-Degree Students
- 300 EUR per credit or audit for all credited master's courses
- 400 EUR per credit or audit for all credited doctoral courses
- 200 EUR per course for all 0-credit master's and doctoral courses
Student Enrollment Fee
The Student Enrollment Fee covers institutional costs related to maintaining the student status in the university’s database systems, reporting required by Hungarian law, IT, and financial services. The Student Enrollment Fee entitles students to use computer labs, email, and Internet access, and contributes to university residential life programs, student activities, and the activities of the Student Union.
|Type||Student Enrollment Fee|
|Master's students||EUR 200 per academic year|
|Doctoral students 1-3||EUR 250 per academic year|
|Doctoral student years 4-6||EUR 230 per academic year|
You are required to pay a one-time registration fee of EUR 100 when you confirm that you accept your place of study at CEU. The registration fee can be paid online via the Applicant Portal.
The registration fee is non-refundable.