|Degree:||Master of Arts (MA)|
|University website:||Comparative History|
Earn a degree accredited in Austria and the U.S.
The program is built around the comparative research of early modern, modern and contemporary history. It welcomes students to explore a broad range of topics and historical periods using different approaches to the past in global, regional, and local perspectives.
Citizenship-subjecthood in the context of imperial diversity: The Russian Empire and Soviet Union in Comparative and Global Perspective
Comparative, Transnational and Global Histories
Emotions and Affect in History
Historiography II: Grand Debates in Central European History
Historiography II: Grand Debates in Mediterranean History
Historiography II: Grand Debates in Russian and Eurasian History
Historiography: Topics in Its History and Theory
Human Rights in History
History in the Public Sphere: An Introduction
Powers and People: Habsburg Central Europe 1500 to 1918
The World at War: Global and Imperial Perspectives on World War II
Environment, Climate, and Empire in Eurasian History (1400-1800)
Interdisciplinary Methods of Comparative History
Archives and evidentiary practices
Early modern studies
Eastern Mediterranean studies
History of science
Where CEU’s master’s graduates work
Education and Research
Arts, Media, Journalism,
and Public Policy
* Charles University
* Columbia University
* European University
* Duke University
* Rogers Sports &
* Centre for Cultural
* National Archives of
* Montreal Holocaust
* Open Society
* Center for History
Studies and Dialogue, Serbia
* U.S. Department
* Hungarian Central
In pursuit of its mission, CEU strives to attract world-class graduate talent from all over the world. This is why the university offers generous financial aid, based on a combination of merit and need, including tuition awards and scholarships with stipends, available to students from any country.
February 1, 2023: For master's studies with financial aid.
March 15, 2023: For self-financing master's candidates who will require a study visa.
August 15, 2023: For self-financing master's candidates who will not require a study visa.