Department of Legal Studies
The department offers advanced degree programs in comparative constitutional law, human rights, and international business law. The curriculum combines international and regional intellectual traditions and offers students hands-on experience and internship opportunities.
Outstanding professors (including recurrent visitors from top universities around the world) introduce students to state-of-the-art legal research, reasoning, and writing, enabling them to compete successfully for jobs in various fields of legal practice and research after graduation.
Graduates of the department pursue careers as policymakers, diplomats, scholars, human rights professionals, judges, arbitrators, consultants, and lawyers in business and public administration.
Selected areas of research
This program offers instruction in specific legal mechanisms and institutional processes that organizations can use to approach human rights issues in transitional and established democracies.
Scholarships and Fellowships
CEU Masters Degree Fellowships (full or partial)
CEU Masters Degree Tuition Scholarships (full or partial)
Direct Student Loans, Canada Student Loans
External Scholarships, Financial Aid Programs