|Degree:||Bachelor of Arts (BA)|
Politics & Political Science
|University website:||Culture, Politics and Society|
Earn a degree accredited in Austria and the U.S.
The BA in Culture, Politics and Society (CPS) provides an interdisciplinary Liberal Arts curriculum updated for 21st century challenges. In this program you will acquire a wide range of skills – the ability to separate fact from fabrication, decipher classical texts and statistical data, understand social media algorithms, produce knowledge and convey it effectively using various media. These skills are taught alongside a broad liberal arts education, culminating in a disciplinary major such as sociology, political science, international relations, environmental science, gender studies or history.
From the second year onwards, you can choose a major and a minor from a wide range of disciplines.
Majors and minors / Critical Humanities* / Cultural Heritage / Environmental Studies / Gender Studies / History / Human Rights / International Relations / Medieval Studies / Nationalism Studies / Philosophy / Political Science / Sociology and Social Anthropology / Visual Theory and Practice**
* minor only
** only in conjunction with another major
The BA in Culture, Politics and Society combines traditional liberal arts with experiential learning, a foundation that supports many exciting career paths. You will be ready to continue your studies in graduate school or start a career in media or business, government or non-profits, startups or multinationals. Here are some examples:
Pursue a master’s or Ph.D. degree at CEU or other leading universities in subjects such as: Anthropology
Pursue a career at:
universities and think tanks
consulting and PR firms
media and advertising companies
theaters, museums and galleries
NGOs and international organizations
government and policymaking bodies
startups and incubators
large companies and multinationals
In the third year, you will have the opportunity to study abroad at one of CEU’s partner universities in Europe or in the U.S.
Options include * Sciences Po in Paris * Bocconi University in Milan * London School of Economics *
Stockholm School of Economics * Bard College in New York State * Bard College Berlin
February 1, 2023: Priority deadline for all applicants. Final deadline for those who will require a study visa and for those who wish to be considered for financial support.
April 15, 2023: Final application deadline, subject to space availability.