Application information for MA programs 2017-18

There are four MA programs in Gender Studies at CEU: the one-year and two-year programs taught fully at CEU, and GEMMA and MATILDA (Women’s and Gender History), 2-year programs that include mobility to universities in other parts of Europe. Please see details at this LINK. (Please especially note the later deadline and joint administration with the History Department for MATILDA, and that for GEMMA you must apply to the University of Granada as the main coordinator of the program, but all the other rules and recommendations apply.)

Successful applicants to all programs must meet the general CEU admissions requirements (outlined on the main CEU website) and submit a 500-word essay on the relevance of their academic/professional background to graduate study at CEU and to their future career goals.

General Application Deadlines

  • FEBRUARY 1, 2017 (23:59 CET*) Application process in now closed!

    Application deadline for PhD and SJD applications; deadline for Master's applicants applying for CEU Financial Aid. All applications must be complete with relevant standard test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, etc.). 

  • MATILDA program deadline for all candidates. All such applications submitted must be complete with any applicable standard test score reports (TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, etc.).

  • FEBRUARY 2 – JUNE 1, 2017

    Application period for self-financing applicants to CEU Master's programs. All applications must be complete with relevant standard test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, etc.). Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

    JUNE 1, 2017 (23:59 CET*)

    Final application deadline for self-financing applicants to CEU Master's programs. All applications must be complete with relevant standard test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, etc.).

    *Applications must be submitted before 23:59 Central European Time on the given date.

Special Application Deadlines

  • APRIL 20, 2017 

       GEMMA deadline for submission of applications for students applying for an         Erasmus Mundus scholarship. 

  • MAY 15, 2017 

      GEMMA deadline for submission for self-financed students.

Please note that applications for the GEMMA program are to submitted at the University of Granada on-line (as clarified in the call)!

See instructions on how to apply HERE and the GEMMA call HERE.

Bear in mind that, for this edition, we are only offering Partner Countries/Non EU Erasmus Mundus scholarships, and that those scholarships are conditional on the GEMMA Master course renewal under the Erasmus+ call EAC/A03/2016.

Before starting an application, please check the relevant application deadline, and carefully read the Checklist and FAQ.

Below are the links to the individual application forms for all master's and doctoral programs offered in academic year 2017/18.