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History Alumna Zsófia Lóránd Publishes New Book

October 12, 2018

Zsófia Lóránd defended her doctoral dissertation at the Department of History in 2015 and was awarded a summa cum laude distinction. The dissertation also received the "Best Dissertation Award 2015" of CEU. Her research interest is the intellectual history of feminism in post-WWII state-socialist Eastern Europe and the conceptual and cultural history of violence and women's rights. Currently, she is a Research Fellow at the Lichtenberg-Kolleg of the Georg August University in Göttingen.

CEU`s Department of History Ranks in QS Top 100

August 8, 2018

Central European University is pleased to announce that five of CEU’s academic programs were ranked among the top 100 in the world, and two others in the top 200, by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in its global subject rankings.

“Our university is proud to have secured re-accreditation here in Hungary, where we belong, and we’re delighted that we’re ranked among the world’s top universities in so many disciplines,” said CEU President and Rector Michael Ignatieff.

History Alumnus Goran Miljan Publishes New Book

Goran Miljan received his PhD in Comparative History from the Central European University in Budapest where he specialized in the history of World War II in Central and Southeastern Europe. Currently, he is as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Holocaust and Genocide Studies at the Hugo Valentin Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden.

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Eda Guclu receives Best Dissertation Award

It is with great pleasure that we are announcing that one of the recipients of the Best Dissertation Award - by the decision of the University Doctoral Committee - for the Academic Year 2017/18 is Eda Guclu. The title of her dissertation is  Social Practices of Property in Nineteenth-Century Istanbul, her Supervisor is Tolga Esmer.