DSPS student Kirill Shamiev comments on recent events in Russia

February 5, 2021

DSPS student Kirill Shamiev (Public Policy track) recently contributed to Meduza, a leading independent Russian publication, commenting on the recent events in Russia. He is joined by other senior experts like Alexey Makarkin (first vice-president of the Center for Political Technologies), and Andrey Kortunov (Russian International Affairs Council director-general).

CEU and the DSPS state our solidarity with the Students and Faculty of Bosphorus University

February 4, 2021

The Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations have many students and alumni whose alma mater is Bosphorus University (Boğaziçi Üniversitesi). We state our solidarity with the students and faculty in their efforts to defend academic freedom as well as the freedom of expression on the Bosphorus campus.

Read CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff statement here.

CEU Ranks 30th in Politics and International Studies in QS World University Rankings

December 30, 2020

In 2020 CEU achieved its best ever ranking for research and teaching by QS Quacquarelli Symonds, a leading provider of higher education global rankings.

CEU ranks at 30 in Politics and International Studies, positioning itself in the top 50 universities worldwide in this subject.

Laszlo Bruszt co-edited Special Issue of the Review of International Political Economy

November 9, 2020
Laszlo Bruszt, professor of the Political Science department, has co-edited with Julia Langbein a Special Issue of the Review of International Political Economy: “Market integration and room for development in the peripheries”.
Professor Bruszt also co-wrote three articles published in the Special Issue.
You can find the Review of International Political Economy, Volume 27, Issue 5 (2020), published by Routledge, her

DSPS Outstanding Dissertation Award 2020 - Felipe G. Santos

July 17, 2020

The Doctoral School grants an award to outstanding dissertations defended each academic year.

The award is a recognition to dissertations that stand out because of their originality and academic rigor.

This academic year, the recipient of the DSPS Outstanding Dissertation Award has been Felipe Gonzalez Santos.

The title of his dissertation is: „Movements that Care: Empathy, Solidarity and Empowerment in the Platform of Those Affected by Mortgages”.