Academic information

Institution responsibility Central European University
Name of unitSchool of Public Policy 
Administrative approval bodyCentral European University Senate
Academic year   September 2, 2019–August 31, 2020 (Mundus MAP & MPA)
September 2, 2019–November 30, 2020 (One-year MAPP)     

The end of the academic year varies for the three SPP master’s programs.

The MA in Public Policy (One-year MAPP) is a 15-month program of three teaching terms, including a research and an internship period. The program is registered by the Board of Regents of the New York State Education Department and was established in 2002.

To read more on the overall aim and learning outcome visit One-year MAPP and eligibility requirements for admission to the program visit Application Requirements.

The Mundus MA Program in Public Policy (Mundus MAPP) is a joint two-year program including a research and an internship period. The program is jointly delivered with the International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (The Hague), the Netherlands; Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, Spain; and the University of York, UK. The Mundus MAPP program was established in 2007. The tracks involving CEU are accredited in Hungary and registered by the Board of Regents of the New York State Education Department. The following two tracks are available for students who study at CEU:

  • CEU-IBEI: Global Public Policy
  • CEU-YORK: European Public Policy

To read more on the overall aim and learning outcome visit MUNDUS MAPP and eligibility requirements for admission to the program visit Application Requirements.

In the 2019–2020 academic year the School of Public Policy will offer two additional academic programs.

The Master’s of Public Administration degree is a two-year program consisting of three teaching terms per year, including Skills For Impact modules, Applied Policy Project, and the recommended internship. The program registered by the Board of Regents of the New York State Education Department was established in 2012.

To read more on the overall aim and learning outcome visit MPA and eligibility requirements for admission to the program visit Application Requirements.

The PhD in Political Science, Public Policy track is offered by the CEU Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations is registered by the Board of Regents of the New York State Education Department. The regulations applicable to doctoral students can be found here.
For more information about the Doctoral program visit here.