IR students at the US Presidential Election Night Party

November 28, 2016

IR students together with their colleagues from the Political studies department took part in the US Presidential Election Night Party organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Embassy of the United States in Budapest on November 8. This event was an excellent addition to the course our students are taking in the Fall term led by Erin Jenne and Levente Littvay - "U.S. Politics and Foreign Policy in the 21st century".

Xymena Kurowska received a Teaching Development Grant

September 22, 2016

Xymena Kurowska received a Teaching Development Grant to increase teaching and evaluation capacities in interpretive methods in International Relations at the CEU. She will be working with Anatoly Reshetnikov from the Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy and International Relations to do research across IR and teaching and learning studies to compile resources and practical guidelines for MA and PhD methodological training.

Fumagalli’s commentaries on Italian media on scenarios for post-Karimov Uzbekistan

August 31, 2016

Link to Il Sole 24 Ore (Italy’s main financial daily) interview:

Interview with the Institute for the Study of International Politics: 

IR Alumni Coffee House

July 5, 2016

This year IR department welcomed its alumni for a traditional 'Coffee House' as part of the Alumni Reunion weekend. It was not just a pleasant and informal way for over 50 alumni to catch up with each other but also a great opportunity to learn the latest news of our department. 

We are looking forward to meeting even more of our alumni next year! 

IR faculty member Marie-Pierre Granger is to carry out research on justice in Europe

July 5, 2016

A consortium of six universities including CEU has been awarded funding of nearly two and a half million Euros under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 framework (Call H2020-SC6-REV-INEQUAL-2016-2017 Reversing Inequalities and Promoting Fairness) for a three year multi-disciplinary research project entitled ETHOS – Towards the European Theory Of Justice and Fairness.