Central European University

Hungary

Private

Central European University

Budapest, Hungary

Private

51:49

Male : Female

51:49

Male : Female

Established in 1991, Central European University is a private university in Vienna, Austria and Budapest, Hungary. Founded by a renowned businessman and hedge fund manager, George Soros, in 1991 with his donation of $880 million which made the Central European University one of the richest universities in Europe at the beginning only. The university was established as a result of the collapse of the Socialist Bloc in order to face the contemporary challenges of open societies and democratization in Europe. Though Central European University aimed to introduce the western style model but yet the programs and structure focused on inter-regional cooperation which educate new generation of regional leaders to help usher in democratic transitions across the European countries and beyond. Later in the same decade, Central European University started to increase the horizon by introducing new faculties and programs in interdisciplinary fields. It was first founded in Warsaw, Prague and Budapest but because of the tensions between the Prague government and Founders, Central European University was moved to Budapest and Vienna. Today, Central European University has a number of faculties and schools in the fields of social sciences, public policy, law, sciences and international studies. It offers more than 19 graduate programs which include 1-year Masters in Central European History; Economic and Legal Studies; Gender Studies; Human Rights; International Relations; Medieval Studies; Nationalism Studies; Philosophy; Political Science; Public Policy; Sociology and Social Anthropology, Environmental Sciences and Policy; Business Analytics, Comparative Constitutional Law; Economic and Legal Studies; Human Rights; International Business Law, Full-Time Masters of Business Administration (MBA); Part-Time Executive MBA (22-month weekend program); IMM Global Executive MBA (20-month modular program. Whereas the two year Masters programs include public policy, critical gender studies; economic policy in global markets; environmental sciences, policy and management; economics; historical studies; philosophy; political science; public policy, sociology and social anthropology; women's and gender studies; women's and gender history, Executive MBA and applied mathematics. It is also one of few universities which offers doctoral juridical science programs in Europe. Today, Central European University has two campuses, one in Vienna and second in Budapest. Both campuses provide the same facilities to all students. there are around 1500 students enrolled from 117 countries with the academic staff of 700 members representing 40 countries. The student faculty ratio of the university stands at 1:3. According to the THE, Central European University is ranked at #301-350 in 2020.

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Established in 1991, Central European University is a private university in Vienna, Austria and Budapest, Hungary. Founded by a renowned businessman and hedge fund manager, George Soros, in 1991 with his donation of $880 million which made the Central European University one of the richest universities in Europe at the beginning only. The university was established as a result of the collapse of the Socialist Bloc in order to face the contemporary challenges of open societies and democratization in Europe. Though Central European University aimed to introduce the western style model but yet the programs and structure focused on inter-regional cooperation which educate new generation of regional leaders to help usher in democratic transitions across the European countries and beyond. Later in the same decade, Central European University started to increase the horizon by introducing new faculties and programs in interdisciplinary fields. It was first founded in Warsaw, Prague and Budapest but because of the tensions between the Prague government and Founders, Central European University was moved to Budapest and Vienna. Today, Central European University has a number of faculties and schools in the fields of social sciences, public policy, law, sciences and international studies. It offers more than 19 graduate programs which include 1-year Masters in Central European History; Economic and Legal Studies; Gender Studies; Human Rights; International Relations; Medieval Studies; Nationalism Studies; Philosophy; Political Science; Public Policy; Sociology and Social Anthropology, Environmental Sciences and Policy; Business Analytics, Comparative Constitutional Law; Economic and Legal Studies; Human Rights; International Business Law, Full-Time Masters of Business Administration (MBA); Part-Time Executive MBA (22-month weekend program); IMM Global Executive MBA (20-month modular program. Whereas the two year Masters programs include public policy, critical gender studies; economic policy in global markets; environmental sciences, policy and management; economics; historical studies; philosophy; political science; public policy, sociology and social anthropology; women's and gender studies; women's and gender history, Executive MBA and applied mathematics. It is also one of few universities which offers doctoral juridical science programs in Europe. Today, Central European University has two campuses, one in Vienna and second in Budapest. Both campuses provide the same facilities to all students. there are around 1500 students enrolled from 117 countries with the academic staff of 700 members representing 40 countries. The student faculty ratio of the university stands at 1:3. According to the THE, Central European University is ranked at #301-350 in 2020.

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QS

Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

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