Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies

Balkan, Eurasian and Central European Studies

Master's degree in English language

General Information

Balkan, Eurasian and East-Central European Studies (BECES) is a two-year master's programme that is ideal for students who want to understand the “East”, understood as a territory composed of Central Europe, the Balkan Peninsula, and the Post-Soviet area, including the Caucasus and Central Asia.

  • understand the interplay between politics, society, culture and economy in the "East"
  • combine courses in order to adapt the curriculum to your specific needs and interests
  • master several foreign languages
  • study with talented students from all over the world


Learn more on why BECES stands out. Apply to BECES as a self-funding student!

Documents for Students

MA Thesis Form available HERE

Admission Procedure

Admission window for study period 2021/2022 – 2022/2023 is now open. 

The application deadline is on April 30, 2021. For students from visa-seeking countries, we strongly recommend the early-bird term for the application submission: February 28, 2021.


You can apply here.