The Department of Legal Studies provides high quality advanced legal education and education in human rights, comparative constitutional law, and international business law. Its programs are among the finest in Europe, enabling students to obtain a solid grounding in fundamental legal concepts in civil law and common law systems and to develop unique skills in comparative analysis. Our students are encouraged to see complex legal and social problems in their broader context and seek solutions across continents and disciplines. Read more...


Anikó Bakonyi

April 15, 2022

Anikó graduated from Central European University with a degree in human rights.  Since 2010, Anikó has been working for the Refugee Programme of the Hungarian Helsinki Committee.

Kristóf Környei

April 8, 2022

Kristóf is a former student of the MA Human Rights program. As a special-needs educator, he pursued his studies in human rights law to learn more about disability rights. Kristóf now works for the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union as a disability rights advocate.