Master of Arts in Philosophy (MA) 1 year
Universität: Central European University
Country of accreditation: United States, Austria
Program accreditation/registration: Program approved and registered by the New York State Education Department, Program registered as a non-degree post-graduate specialization program by the Hungarian Educational Authority (HEA), Program accredited by the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ-Austria)
Program length: 1 year (10 months)
Austrian degree ECTS credits: 60
Start of the program: September
Please note that from September 2020, this program’s teaching for incoming and continuing students will take place at our Vienna campus.
The programs cover most of the major areas of philosophy, from a mainly analytic perspective. It will be possible for candidates who have a four-year Bachelor of Arts degree to take the Master’s degree in one year.
Sample Courses for the Master’s Programs
Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Ethics, Ancient Philosophy, Early Modern Philosophy, Kant and After
Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Religion, Aristotle, Aesthetics
Entry Requirements for the Master’s Programs
Candidates will normally be expected to have some background in philosophy. In addition to meeting the General CEU Admissions Requirements, applicants will also be required to submit a statement of purpose (1-2 single spaced pages) as well as a sample of academic writing—part of a course essay or a chapter of a thesis—in English, to further assess their language abilities and argumentation skills.