Prospective Students

Want to find out why and how to join our community? We’ve collected everything you need to know from how to put together an impressive application package to how to make the most of your time at CEU.  

Please note that in response to Covid-19, our Budapest and Vienna campuses are closed to students and the public, while our staff and faculty continue to be contactable by email. Please rest assured that we are taking all necessary steps to ensure a smooth enrollment process for the fall 2020 semester. To see the latest information for applicants, admitted students and prospective students, visit our FAQ page here.


Why CEU?

Apply to CEU

Find out more about what CEU has to offer from research opportunities to career prospects. Ready for more?  Ask our students or catch up with our webinars.

Money matters

Need help with funding your studies? Read all about CEU's generous scholarship opportunities and other funding options. Doing the math? Check our tuition fees and guide on living expenses.


Choose from a wide range of world-class English-language degree and non-degree programs. Sign up to learn more about our graduate and undergraduate programs.

Experience CEU

Let's talk in person! Meet us at education fairs and events or visit our campus. You can also reach out to your local CEU representative or chat with current CEU students or alumni.

Apply to CEU

Apply to CEU

Can't wait to join us? Learn more about our application deadlines and the admissions process. Could use some expert advice? Check out our application tips and browse our FAQ.

Life on campus

Find out what CEU students are up to in and outside of the classroom. See what our campus has in store for students, explore the CEU Library and check your accommodation options.