• Application Deadline
  • 10 months
    Duration

About

The Comparative Constitutional Law Program at Central European University (CEU) is the world’s only LLM program of its kind. You will explore how constitutions contribute to good government in the age of globalization and the rise of illiberal governments. 

Classic models and recent developments are explored through comparative analysis, in a problem-oriented manner.

Programme Structure

Courses Included

  • Academic Legal Writing And Research Group 
  • Clinical Course
  • Comparative Equality
  • Comparative Federalism
  • Comparative Freedom Of Religion
  • Computer Based Legal Research
  • Constitution Building In Africa
  • Constitutionalism And Rights In South And South East Asia
  • Constitutions At Work: Comparative Perspectives
  • Courts In Dialogue
  • Critical Race Theory: Race And Law From The United States To Europe
  • Decline Of Constitutionalism
  • Development Of Legal Systems: Historical Context
  • Elements Of Comparative Constitutional Law
  • EU Constitutional Law - Advanced
  • EU Human Rights Law And Policy
  • Europe: Transnational Constitutional Identity
  • Freedom Of Assembly

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B):

    193

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • LLM programs: law degree required (LLM in Comparative Constitutional, Law: applicants with a degree in political science or international relations are also eligible)
  • MA program: any bachelor’s degree
  • Academic essay

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    13000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 EUR per year and a duration of 10 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    13000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 EUR per year and a duration of 10 months.
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Living costs for Budapest

  • 172338 - 268260 HUF/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

In pursuit of our mission, we strive to attract world-class graduate talent from all over the world. This is why we offer generous and accessible scholarships, available to students from any country.

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