Tuition, Fees and Living

Economics Master's • PhD Programs

/ Year
MA in Economics2 years€12,000
MA in Economic Policy in Global Markets2 years€12,000
PhD in EconomicsFirst 18 months€15,000
After comprehensive exam€8,500
PhD in Business AdministrationFirst 18 months€20,000
After comprehensive exam€10,000


MS in Business Analytics | 10 months | full-time or part-time€15,000
MS in Finance | 10 months | full-time or part-time€12,000
MS in Technology Management & Innovation | 10 months | part-time€12,000
Fintech Management Parallel Studies | full-time or part-time€16,000
CEU Executive MBA | 28 months | modular€24,200

Registration Fee

You are required to pay a one-time registration fee of €100 when you confirm that you accept your place of study at CEU.

The registration fee can be paid online via the Applicant Portal. It is non-refundable.

Enrollment Fee

/ Year
PhD, years 1-3€250
PhD, years 4-6€230

All students are required to pay the student enrollment fee for the duration of their studies. It is a contribution to the institutional costs of the university.

Non-degree students

Audit courses for free as a
▶ student at a Hungarian higher education institution
Szakkollégium (College for Advanced Studies) member

Otherwise, you may audit for

  • €300 per credit or audit for all credited master's courses
  • €400 per credit or audit for all credited doctoral courses
  • €200 per course for all 0-credit master's and doctoral courses.