Political Science Scholarships for Central European University

The Application Deadline is February 1, 2018

The Department of Political Science at CEU invites you to apply for its one- and two-year MA program, as well as of a PhD program, taught in English, in a highly international environment. The one-year MA and the PhD program are accredited in the U.S., the two-year MA has double, U.S. and Hungarian accreditation.

The department offers a wide range of financial assistance for prospective students. About 90% of the students at the Political Science Department are granted some kind of financial aid, ranging from tuition waivers to full stipends. All PhD students are fully funded. The 7:1 student/faculty ratio ensures the opportunity for professional development for each and every student and they aim to foster critical thinking and analytical skills through debates, workshops, seminars, and conferences.

Future Applicants will find the information they need on their website.

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Masters Programs at Charles University in Prague

The Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague would like to present its four Masters programs in English: Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies, Central European Comparative Studies, Master in Area Studies and European Politics and Society. for undergraduate students interested in interdisciplinary graduate studies encompassing area studies, contemporary history, international relations and other related academic fields.

More detailed information and important links can be found below and in the attachments or on our website. For the newest information, please visit the Facebook page.

For more information, please contact Klára Žaloudková

Prague Area Studies Coordinator

Institute of International Studies
Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University
U Krize 8, 158 00 Praha 5
Czech Republic

Find out more about Prague Area Studies
prareas@fsv.cuni.cz
prareas.fsv.cuni.cz

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Masters of European Studies at the University of Leuven

The University of Leuven in Belgium is offering an interdisciplinary and international Master of European Studies: Transnational and Global Perspectives (MAES).

The program is fully taught in English and offers five specialized modulesEuropean History, Diversity and CultureEU External RelationsGlobalizing EuropeEurope-Asia; and Europe, Russia and European Neighborhoods. Together with a wide range of elective courses, each module allows students to tailor their study programs according to their own personal background and career goals. Students also benefit from insightful interactions within a highly international group of nearly 40 nationalities

The University of Leuven, founded in 1425, has been ranked 47th worldwide and 7th in the continental Europe by the Times Higher Education Survey in 2017/2018, reflecting university’s position as one of Europe’s most prestigious and resourceful universities. KU Leuven is the 5th most successful recipient of European Horizon 2020 funds, which allows the university to offer unique educational experiences and mobility opportunities to its students.

During their studies in Leuven, students can take advantage of the many guest lectures of internationally renowned scholars and high-ranked European diplomats and officials. MAES also organises visits to the European and transatlantic institutions in Brussels, Luxembourg and Strasbourg as well as excursions to the historical World War I battlefields.

Joint Master Degree Program at Charles University in Prague

The Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague and its partner universities in Krakow, Leiden and Barcelona would like to present their newest Joint Master Degree Programme in EnglishEuropean Politics and Society. This is a program especially for students interested in interdisciplinary graduate studies encompassing European politics, contemporary history and culture, economy, international relations and policymaking. 

There are approximately 22 Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Scholarships each year covering the whole 100% of the tuition fee and offering to students an extra 1000 EUR per months as living allowances. Scholarships will be awarded based on the evaluation of the candidate during the admission procedure.

More detailed information and important links can be found below in the attachment or on our website. For the newest information, please visit our Facebook page.

Your students might be also interested in our other Master Degree Programmes taught in English labelled as Prague Area Studies (PRAREAS): Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies, Master in Area Studies and Central European Comparative Studies. More information about those programmes can be found on our website. For the newest information, please visit our Facebook page

For more information, please contact Klára Žaloudková:

Prague Area Studies Coordinator
Institute of International Studies
Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University
U Krize 8, 158 00 Praha 5
Czech Republic

 
Find out more about Prague Area Studies
prareas@fsv.cuni.cz
prareas.fsv.cuni.cz

Beinecke Scholarship Info Session 12/7

ONSF will be hosting an Info Session for the Beinecke Scholarship Program on Thursday, December 7th, 12-1pm in 1330 Mason Hall (LSA Honors Program).

The Beinecke Scholarship Program seeks to encourage and enable highly motivated students to pursue graduate study (Master’s and/or PhD) in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.  Each scholar receives $4,000 immediately prior to entering graduate school and an additional $30,000 while attending graduate school.  There are no geographic restrictions on the use of the scholarship, and recipients are allowed to supplement the award with other scholarships.

This info session is intended for sophomores and juniors who are planning to enter a Master’s or doctoral program in the arts, humanities, or social sciences and who have a documented history of receiving need-based financial aid, usually in the form of need-based institutional, state, or federal grants-in-aid.

U-M nomination is required for the Beinecke Scholars Program.  The deadline to apply for nomination is Monday, January 15th.

The RSVP form for the Info Session can be found here.

MA in European Studies Application Deadline January 15, 2018

Master of Arts in European Union Studies- Apply now!

The European Union Center at the University of Illinois offers the only Master of Arts in European Union Studies (MAEUS) program in the Western Hemisphere. Four full-time staff members support small cohorts of talented students with academic and professional guidance, facilitate funding opportunities through FLAS fellowships and assistantships, help to connect students with the world-class faculty at UIUC, and frequently introduce students to visiting officials and scholars on campus.

MAEUS alumni are well placed to land jobs in business, government, higher education, and non-profits.

Why choose the MAEUS program?

  • Studies draw from a wide range of disciplines
  • Students can pursue joint degrees with professional schools
  • Students have the opportunity to study the EU firsthand through preferred access to internships with organizations such as the Irish Consulate in Chicago
  • The program offers study abroad opportunities with the Catholic University of Leuven.
  • Funding opportunities include FLAS fellowships and EUC graduate assistantships, as well as funding from other academic departments on campus

For more information on the application and how to apply, please visit the website here.

For student testimonials about their experience with the program, please click here.

Additional Questions? Email Academic Programs Coordinator Neil Vander Most at vanderm1@illinois.edu for more information!

The Deadline for Admission for Fall 2017 is January 15, 2018.

The MAEUS program is proudly offered by the University of Illinois in Urbana Champaign. Since 1867, 32 Nobel Prizes and 20 Pulitzer Prize Winners have studied or have been students at the University, which was ranked by U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges as the number 11 public university in the US in 2016. Click here to learn more about the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, or click here to discover the vibrant life in Champaign-Urbana.

International students applying to the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign will need to fulfill specific requirements (such as holding a valid Visa, provide proof of funding documentation, and meeting the English proficiency requirements). For further information, please click here to visit the International Students and Scholar Service webpage for perspective students at the University of Illinois, or visit the Department of Homeland security website by clicking here.

 

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Master Programme in European Politics and Society: Vaclav Havel Joint Master Programme.

The European Politics and Society (EPS) is a multidisciplinary two-year Joint Master Degree Programme linking the fields of European politics, contemporary history and culture, economy, international relations and policymaking. The first semester of the EPS Programme is based on Master level introductory courses (in Prague), the second semester focuses on EU related courses (Krakow, Leiden). In the third and fourth semesters, the programme offers four different study tracks reflecting the diverse expertise of the Consortium members (Prague, Krakow, Barcelona, and Leiden). Each track combines various elective courses, research methods training, an internship and language tuition with an advanced research dissertation supervised by key staff from each partner university.

Application  deadline extended to July 7th, 2017.

For more please see: http://eps.fsv.cuni.cz/