Masters Degree in Humanities and Social Sciences in Hungary

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Humanities and Social Sciences

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Humanities and social sciences is the perfect area of study for students who are looking to learn a huge variety of skills which might prepare them for unparalleled freedom when it comes to choosing which industry they’d like to work in.

Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It is situated in the Carpathian Basin and is bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine and Romania to the east, Serbia and Croatia to the south, Slovenia to the southwest and Austria to the west.

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Master in Digital Media Technology (DMT)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hungary Budapest

The programme in Digital Media Technology focuses on enabling technologies for digital media systems, including technologies for analysing media, generating interactive media, processing and coding, optimising wired and wireless transfer, and distributing digital 3D contents. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Hungary 2017. The programme in Digital Media Technology focuses on enabling technologies for digital media systems, including technologies for analysing media, generating interactive media, processing and coding, optimising wired and wireless transfer, and distributing digital 3D contents. Graduates of the DMT programme will be both specialists and innovators that are able to shape future digital media technology. The first year will be similar at both DMT entry point universities KTH and TU Delft with four basic courses on signal processing, computer graphics, web services, and communication networks. The second year will accommodate the technical specialisation. The programme will offer six specialisations: (1) Hypermedia, (2) Media Processing and Communications, (3) Medical Imaging, (4) Media Communications Services, (5) Virtual Environments, (6) Semantic Media. Programme The first year is similar at the two entry points with four basic courses on signal processing, computer graphics, programming web services and internet communication. In addition, some elective courses may be chosen to prepare for a specialisation. An important part of the programme are the Innovation & Entrepreneurship (I&E) courses. The I&E basics course provides an introduction to business and management. The Business Development Lab extends media systems engineering projects by a market survey, a business model generation process, and a venture development exercise. We emphasize user driven innovation and holistic analysis of service, technology, organisation and financial perspectives, as new media technologies are disruptive for existing business models and almost always have a significant impact on the culture and social relations. Society-relevant themes will also be at the core of the summer schools, which will bring students from the different entry points together. Students participating in the DMT track are offered an internship with an industry partner or research centre of the EIT Digital to work on their thesis project. Directly linked to the master thesis is the I&E minor thesis that specifies the requirements, strategy and business plan for the selected thesis project. The I&E thesis allows students to study issues such as user driven digital media innovation and evaluation of user experience social media digital media ecosystem analysis, business models for content providers in the context of next generation networks, role of video communication and collaboration tools in enterprises, business aspects of e-health and telemedicine services. The first year is offered by the following universities: KTH, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden University of Technology Delft, the Netherlands Specialisations Specialisations are provided in the second year. The DMT programme offers 6 specialisations, each at a different location. To meet the requirements for geographic mobility, the chosen exit point needs to differ from the chosen entry point. Hypermedia at Aalto Media Processing and Communications at KTH Medical Imaging at TU Delft Media Communications Services at BME Budapest Virtual Environments at UCL Semantic Media at UNITN Specific Admission Requirements A B.Sc. in electrical engineering or computer science is required. Previous education must have included basic mathematics courses within linear algebra, Fourier methods and probability theory. [-]

MA in International Studies

University of Pannonia Kőszeg Campus
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Hungary Kőszeg

Students who graduate from the International Studies master program will make the diplomats, politicians and social scientists of the future. [+]

The University of Pannonia Kőszeg Campus was established in 2015. Before becoming a university campus, the Institute for Social and European Studies Foundation had already had a 20- year-long activity providing postgraduate training programs in Kőszeg. The International Studies MA and Cultural Heritage Management postgraduate programs have offered courses in collaboration with Hungarian or other European universities in English and in Hungarian language for international and local students. The Foundation has organized summer universities annually for two decades, the topics of which have always covered different, currently urgent social scientific issues. Besides teaching, it has conducted research programs, individually or in cooperation with multinational companies or governmental organisations, which were supported by international EU funding. Currently Kőszeg is one of the campuses of the University of Pannonia, backed by the intellectual and material capacity of UniPannon and The Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK). The campus continuously broadens its network of cooperation with Western -Transdanubian companies, civil organizations, cultural institutes, schools and universities. Perks we offer Training programs are organised in close cooperation with the Institute for Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK) which allows for a vibrant, intellectually stimulating, interdisciplinary and international vibe for students Professors are world-renowned researchers and professionals You gain English proficiency No more boring, irrelevant core material: we provide training that is practice-oriented, and yields useful knowledge extra credits for attending Summer University scholarship opportunities internship Students who graduate from the International Studies master program will make the diplomats, politicians and social scientists of the future. Based on their knowledge of international economics, politics, law and history, graduates will be capable of understanding, predicting and influencing international and European processes of geopolitical change (i.e. the European integration). They will be able to place Central European regional perspective in the challenging international relations field. Utilizing the knowledge and skills acquired out students may find employment in public administration, in state and local governments, at polling organizations and in the media. Nevertheless, their acquired skills and expertise will also enable our graduates to manage the business relations of large international companies and help domestic and foreign organizations navigate the complexities of multicultural arena. Core modules in the MA program: History of European Integration International Migration, Minorities and Autonomies in Europe Sociology Globalisation and Global Economy International Law Philosophy Sociology of Economics and Politics Sociology of Art and Religion International Relations Admission requirements: For the MA in International Studies program we expect applications from students already in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies or in other social sciences who are interested in current political, economic and social issues. The special geopolitical foci of the training are the European Union, and Central and Eastern Europe. Students are required advanced knowledge of English. [-]

Executive Master in EU Studies

Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE)
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years October 2017 Hungary Budapest

CIFE in cooperation with the Jean Monnet Chairholder of CETEUS of the University of Cologne and other partners has developed a postgraduate programme -- Executive Master in EU Studies ... [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Hungary 2017. The  Executive Master in EU Studies is organised by the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE – www.cife.eu) in cooperation with the Jean Monnet Chairholder of CEUTUS (Centre for Turkish and European Studies) of the University of Cologne. CIFE is a private institution of higher education and research, founded in 1954 with its head office in Nice and branch offices in Berlin, Bruxelles and Istanbul. It receives special funding in the framework of the Jean Monnet Programme of the European Union. Most graduates of CIFE’s programme work nowadays for European institutions, international organisations and NGOs. The Executive Master in EU Studies is an interdisciplinary study programme designed for professionals, postgraduates, junior officials and all those who plan to make a career in the EU, have gained experience in this field and want to specialise in a certain policy area. Through a  combination of e-learning and concentrated face-to-face-learning phases  (at weekends in Berlin, Budapest, Bruxelles, Nice, Istanbul and Rome) the Master offers an accurate blend of theoretical and practical knowledge as the courses are taught by renowned academics from various European countries, experts from research institutions and governmental practitioners. It awards 90 ECTS. In the first study year, the programme offers: Well-founded knowledge on the EU through a number of courses (Institutional architecture of the EU, EU Law, History of EU integration, The EU in World Politics, Economic Dimension of EU integration, Transition and Regional Development, Sustainable Development, Security and Migration) An understanding of recent developments in the European integration process Insights into EU political proceedings and policies A simulation game of a European Council Summit In the second study year, the programme provides its participants: An interdisciplinary approach in the study of current developments, such as the Institutional Evolution of the EU, the Global Economic Challenges of the Union, EU Citizenship, and in specific topics like the EU in International Crises and Conflicts, the questions of Cohesion and Differentiation in the EU, the balance among Internal Market, Trade and Sustainability policies The opportunity to create new synergies with academic staff and fellow colleagues A special course on EU project cycle management The opportunity to increase specific skills in drafting documents such as policy briefs, legal writs and alike The chance to write a Master thesis on a specific topic of their own choice. The blended-learning approach of the Executive Master offers the possibility to: Meet and interact with your peers and the academic staff on a regular basis during weekend workshops Keep your motivation and workflow high Fully dedicate yourself to the programme in a way tailored to your needs You can apply anytime throughout the year.  The deadline for application is the 19th September. A limited number of scholarships is awarded to particularly qualified candidates to cover a part of the tuition fee. For further information please consult CIFE’s website:  www.eu-online-academy.org  or contact CIFE (cife-berlin@cife.eu). You can  apply online  by clicking the following link: http://www.eu-online-academy.org/EOA/en/8/Registration [-]

MA in International Economy and Business

Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hungary Budapest

The International Economy and Business (IEB) program is a two-year, English-language Master’s program which has been ranked at No.4 by Bestmasters.com. It aims to make students master the most important competences in economics and business studies. [+]

The International Economy and Business (IEB) program is a two-year, English-language Master’s program which has been ranked at No.4 by Bestmasters.com. It aims to make students master the most important competences in economics and business studies. We are looking forward to receiving applications from students who are interested in international business and/or economic studies and who wish to gain both practical skills and theoretical knowledge once they have completed their studies. The program has an interdisciplinary structure: the courses cover fields from international business/economics to international politics. After the foundation courses in the first year, students specialize in the second year in International Economic Analysis or in Comparative European Economic and Business Studies or in International Development. The program lists students with different cultural backgrounds and, therefore, offers an international atmosphere. Attached to the programme we also offer Double Degree options (spending the first year in Budapest the second abroad and obtaining two degrees during only two years of study) of studying in Europe at the University of Groningen or in Australia studying at the University of Adelaide or the University of Perth. Students who have completed this programme have either ended up working in the business sector (IBM, KPMG, Microsoft, Ernst and Young, Morgan Stanley, Prezi etc.) or continued their studies on the PhD level (CEU, University of Melbourne, University of Minho etc.) or have been working for an international organisation (OECD, EU, UN etc.). [-]

Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development

Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hungary Budapest

Master CoDe main objective is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills for introducing, supporting and coordinating processes of change and transformation at local level. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Hungary 2017. Joint European Master in Comparative Local Development (2 years, 120 ECTS) The Corvinus University of Budapest (Hungary), coordinator, the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), the University of Regensburg (Germany) and the University of Trento (Italy) in collaboration with the Russian State Social University (Russia), the University of Belgrade (Serbia), the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA) and the Tshwane University of Technology (South Africa) with the support of European Commission, offer a Joint Master’s course degree. Master CoDe main objective is to provide participants with the necessary knowledge and skills for introducing, supporting and coordinating processes of change and transformation at local level. The focus of the program is local development, with the following characteristics: public, private and non governmental actors are the fundamental agents; social stability and economic prosperity are pursued, in conformity with the European standards and best practices. The general approach is comparative and interdisciplinary. Students will be provided with access to the facilities of the partner universities (library, pc rooms, e-mail and Internet) as well as to the universities’ cafeterias and restaurants at student rates. [-]