Human Rights specialization

Who can apply?

Applicants not having a law degree, but holding a master’s degree in a field related to human rights qualify for the PhD Program in Political Science - Human Rights Specialization, offered jointly by the Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations, and the Department of Legal Studies.

Applicants for the PhD in Political Science - Human Rights specialization must have a Master's degree in a related field from a recognized university or institution of higher education. The program is mainly designed for students finishing with an M.A. in Human Rights, but does not exclude applicants from outside of CEU.

Application requirements

Complete applications must be submitted by the deadline. 

Required documents for online application:

Examination

For CEU graduates applying to the Human Rights PhD program no separate testing will be offered. Admission is based on academic records and submitted application, as well as an interview with faculty from the Political Science Department and the Legal Studies Department.

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