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...


CEU Alum among the 100 Most Reputable Africans!

January 9, 2023

The Legal Studies Department congratulates alumnus Njoya Tikum from Cameroon (IBL 2005/06) for being included on the 2023 ‘100 Most Reputable Africans’ list compiled by Reputation Poll International. Njoya was included on this list for his work as Manager of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Regional Office for West and Central Africa.

CEU Alumnus Stanislav Todorov Appointed Bulgarian Deputy Energy Minister

November 10, 2022

CEU alumnus Stanislav Todorov (LEGS ’07) was appointed earlier this year in January as Deputy Minister of Energy of Bulgaria. Read the full news piece here.