May 21, 2020
The physical graduation ceremony is to be postponed to 2021. In addition, the university intends to mark the great achievement that is the attainment of a degree from CEU holding an online ceremony, at the end of June 2020.
March 31, 2020
The Board has instructed CEU leadership to complete negotiations with Vienna by June 2020.
March 5, 2020
CEU welcomes the unequivocal opinion of the Advocate General of the European Court of Justice in the matter of lex CEU. Advocate General Kokott has clearly declared that lex CEU violates European law. In her opinion, she declares that Lex CEU “cannot be justified”. It is an exercise of “arbitrary discrimination” and imposes a “disproportionate restriction” on academic freedom. It constitutes a “discriminatory and disproportionate” infringement of the freedom to found and operate educational establishments.
March 4, 2020
CEU has achieved its best ever ranking for research and teaching by QS Quacquarelli Symonds.
January 23, 2020
The two universities signed the Consortium Agreement for the History in the Public Sphere (HIPS) Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree.
January 16, 2020
CEU’s President and Rector Michael Ignatieff and his wife Zsuzsanna Zsohar have established the Presidential Scholars Fund in order to cultivate leadership potential and recognize outstanding academic achievement at the university.
January 9, 2020
The drive was commenced after CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff pledged $75,000 in support of student scholarships and urged alumni to follow his lead. Alumni donors matched the rector’s gift and surpassed it by more than $30,000.
January 7, 2020
‘No donor is doing more to push back against the rising tide of authoritarianism worldwide’ said the Inside Philanthropy magazine.
December 13, 2019
Susan Neiman was the latest speaker in CEU’s Reasons for Hope Presidential Lecture Series.
December 9, 2019
Thirty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, several of the key players gathered at CEU’s Vienna campus to discuss the events of 1989.