MA in European Studies: Central and Eastern European Studies: Research Track

ARENA cooperates with the Centre for European Studies at Jagiellonian University in offering a postgraduate research track within the MA programme in European Studies in Kraków.

Analyses of educational needs and the labor market situation shows an increasing demand for degree programmes combining research and didactics as well as offering a cooperation between science and business. In response to these needs, the Centre for European Studies (CES) at Jagiellonian University in Kraków in collaboration with ARENA, offers a new specialisation: A graduate research track within the MA in European Studies programme: Central and Eastern European Studies: Research Track.

The specialisation is supported by a grant from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the EEA and Norway Grants and co-financed by the Polish funds.

The collaboration is planned for the two academic years 2014/2015 and 2015/2016.

Study. Create reality. Be a wanted specialist.

STUDY about Central and Eastern Europe in the heart of the region, Kraków, Poland. Gain a wide knowledge about this vibrant area from the social, political, historical, economic and cultural perspective and combine it with practical courses about professional research know-how, management and usage. Understand the current state of international relations and how scientific research can be transferred into actions conducive to the development of economy, society and democracy.

CREATE REALITY and choose between leading your own and independent research project related to the Central and Eastern European topics or take part in the Internship programme and develop your skills in a working place setting during a trainee at one of our partner institutions.

BE A WANTED SPECIALIST with awareness of a research importance, documented experience and recommendations for future employers as well as with a wide network of contacts. Pursue careers in local and national governmental organizations, non-profits, specialist think-tanks and companies. Or continue your studies and apply for a PhD.

Attend innovative and practical courses with academic professionals and non-academic experts:

  • Knowledge-based society: research projects and expertise in a wider society
  • Academic Skills Workshops
  • Quantitative Methodology
  • Qualitative Methodology
  • Research tutorial

For more information about courses and the curriculum, please visit the CES website.

Admissions for the MA programme 2015/2016 is now open.

Application deadline: 16 September 2015


More information on admissions and application requirements here.

For any questions, please contact Aleksandra Wiecha, Centre for European Studies, Jagiellonian University, Kraków.

Tags: European integration, European Union, EU, knowledge, Expertise, Methodology, Central Europe, Eastern Europe
Published Sep. 1, 2014 2:48 PM - Last modified Aug. 25, 2020 8:54 AM