Master of Arts Degree in Hungary

Best MAs in Hungary 2019

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A Master of Arts or MA is a graduate degree typically earned after a program of study of the fine arts, humanities, social sciences or other, similar concentrations. These programs tend to last one to two years.

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Masters of Arts in Hungary

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MA in Sociology

Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

We are always eager to understand persistent social problems including globalization and migration, entrepreneurs and business elites, power relations between men and women, the implications of flexible work-life initiatives and childbearing, the social exclusion of ethnic minorities, drug and alcohol use by the youth. Understanding these issues requires a careful study of the social and economic institutions and the public policy context, as well as sound empirical research to provide convincing evidence. [+]

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The Master of Arts (MA) in Sociology of Corvinus University of Budapest

We are always eager to understand persistent social problems including globalization and migration, entrepreneurs and business elites, power relations between men and women, the implications of flexible work-life initiatives and childbearing, the social exclusion of ethnic minorities, drug and alcohol use by the youth. Understanding these issues requires a careful study of the social and economic institutions and the public policy context, as well as sound empirical research to provide convincing evidence.... [-]


MA in International Relations

Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

This is a two-year English-language program training future specialists of regional and international affairs with a comprehensive understanding of world politics and international relations. [+]

Master of Arts in International Relations

Duration of training in semesters: 4 academic semesters

Number of credits to be achieved in the frame of the program: 120 ECTS

This is a two-year English-language program training future specialists of regional and international affairs with a comprehensive understanding of world politics and international relations. The program is hosted by CUB’s Institute of International Studies where students have the opportunity to choose from a selection of area specialist as well as language courses to build up a useful portfolio. In addition, the program has a multidisciplinary scope with strong IR, international legal and world economics dimensions. A solid background in the social sciences and a variety of generalist courses, such as Theories of International Relations and Comparative Foreign Policy, are offered, as well as a focus on European Union affairs and Central and Eastern Europe’s interaction with the wider context of world politics and the global economy.... [-]


MA in Regional and Environmental Economics

Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

This master programme provides a colourful and exciting economic education applying alternative approaches, e.g. advanced studies in planning and development at different levels (international, regional, and urban) for students with bachelor degrees in economics, geography or other related areas. [+]

This master programme provides a colourful and exciting economic education applying alternative approaches, e.g. advanced studies in planning and development at different levels (international, regional, and urban) for students with bachelor degrees in economics, geography or other related areas. Our students also acquire extensive knowledge of environmental economics, sustainability and a wide range of strategic planning and management skills in the public as well as in the private sector.

The Institute of Geography, Geo-economy, and Sustainable Development is committed to providing the highest quality regional and environmental economics programme in Central and Eastern Europe. Therefore, the programme is characterized by interactive and on-site practical classes, project courses, a strong focus on the international dimension as well as the exploration of alternative economic schools of thought. Our students have possibilities to do an internship at public institutes or at private companies in Hungary and abroad.... [-]


MA in Social Integration

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

Multi/intercultural issues have become increasingly significant in political, social, cultural and everyday life. This is due to processes related to globalization, to continuous social changes and to the changing cultural and educational scene. [+]

Multi/intercultural issues have become increasingly significant in political, social, cultural and everyday life. This is due to processes related to globalization, to continuous social changes and to the changing cultural and educational scene. Cultural awareness has thus become an essential part of being a professional in most fields but it is truly indispensable in community work and education. To meet the need for experts in these fields, the Institute of Intercultural Psychology and Education (IIPE) at the Faculty of Education and Psychology ELTE launched its first MA Program of Intercultural Psychology and Education (4 semesters, 120 credits) in 2009s. Since September 2013, the program has been offered in English to students from various regions of the world.... [-]


MA in Semiotics

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

Semiotics is an ancient discipline with a long history, which has gained a firm theoretical foundation during the 19th century and an ever-growing significance over the last 50 years. This discipline is now in a period of very intensive, concentrated research and self-identification on the map of contemporary science. [+]

Semiotics is an ancient discipline with a long history, which has gained a firm theoretical foundation during the 19th century and an ever-growing significance over the last 50 years. This discipline is now in a period of very intensive, concentrated research and self-identification on the map of contemporary science.

The interdisciplinary Semiotics MA program at ELTE educates students to become well-trained specialists in semiotics of culture with a global overview of the various fields of humanities: literary studies, linguistics, philosophy, visual arts and general art studies – including approaches to fine arts, films, theatre and music – and also the most contemporary methods of research synthesized from a semiotic methodological point of view. At the same time, choosing the specific field for diploma work students can gain specialized knowledge in one subfield of the semiotics of humanities (e.g., literary, visual, musical, theoretical semiotics, and ethnosemiotics).... [-]


MA in Romanian Language, Literature and Culture

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The main goal of the program is to ensure a good knowledge of the Romanian language and literature. BA level provides a thorough training in order to be able to apply forward at PhD level. [+]

The main goal of the program is to ensure a good knowledge of the Romanian language and literature. BA level provides a thorough training in order to be able to apply forward at Ph.D. level. The program also emphasizes the practical training so that those who graduate it will have the chance to engage in the competitive sphere/ labor market (translator, editor, publisher, etc.)

Strength of program

The Department of Romanian philology was founded in 1863. It was the first chair of the Romanian language and literature in Europe. The Department has several contracts with universities (the University of Bucharest, Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca, University of Oradea ) and academic institutions (George Bariţiu Academic Institute of History) from Romania. Diplomas from our department, based on European regulations and the Romanian-Hungarian bilateral agreements are recognized in Romania and also in Europe.... [-]


MA in Psychology

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The aim of the qualification is to train psychologist professionals who master the theories and methods of the science of psychology at an advanced level, who are proficient in the various fields of psychology, who possess the skills and techniques of the psychologist profession and are able to apply these to help individuals, groups or organizations develop and improve. [+]

The aim of the qualification is to train psychologist professionals who master the theories and methods of the science of psychology at an advanced level, who are proficient in the various fields of psychology, who possess the skills and techniques of the psychologist profession and are able to apply these to help individuals, groups or organizations develop and improve.

Further aims are to present recent theoretical and practical material, to establish professional skills and commitment for the profession within the field of psychology at a level that gives a solid foundation of knowledge that enables the student to practice psychology as a vocation independently at a master level, to participate in postgraduate courses and to attend further training in doctoral schools.... [-]


MA in Logic and Theory of Science

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

This program focuses on logic and its applications in the philosophy of science, particularly in the foundations of mathematics, physics, linguistics, and the social sciences. [+]

This program focuses on logic and its applications in the philosophy of science, particularly in the foundations of mathematics, physics, linguistics, and the social sciences. Beyond a few core courses and a joint four-semester seminar series providing a common background to all students, we offer the following four thematic groups of courses: Logic and the Philosophy of Mathematics, Foundations of Physics, Logic in Linguistics, and Models in the Social Sciences.

In general, the program is research-oriented, aiming to prepare students for a doctoral program. The program aims at developing research abilities of the students. Its central part is the Logic and its Applications Seminar at the Department of Logic, where students and staff members together discuss their work in progress. The most often occurring topics of the seminar are set theory and model theory in their philosophical connections, philosophy of mathematics in general, formalization of physical theories, such as special and general relativity within different logical frameworks. Students get acquainted with the research works of the staff of the department and its partner and join a research program in order to write their own thesis. They are required to give two presentations of their work during the two years.... [-]


MA in Human Resources Counselling

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The aim of the program is to train experts, who, in possession of their human, economic and developed interdisciplinary approach, are able to make detailed analyses, to find global and special correlations and to carry out advising and assessing activities in the world of organizations, work, employment, and education. [+]

The aim of the program is to train experts, who, in possession of their human, economic and developed interdisciplinary approach, are able to make detailed analyses, to find global and special correlations and to carry out advising and assessing activities in the world of organizations, work, employment, and education. They apply their professional skills, support the macro-level processes of human resource management and education according to the different professional requirements of the given workplace.

They are able to identify special professional problems and define practical solutions to them. They provide help for individuals to make career planning decisions. Their advising activity is determined by their knowledge of the HR market and organizational processes. They are prepared to continue their studies in a doctoral program.... [-]


MA in Film Studies

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The master’s program combining theoretical and practical knowledge allows students to deepen their basic knowledge acquired throughout the bachelor’s program in the field of film history, film analysis, film theory or practical skills. [+]

The master’s program combining theoretical and practical knowledge allows students to deepen their basic knowledge acquired throughout the bachelor’s program in the field of film history, film analysis, film theory or practical skills.

The program includes two specializations: Film Theory Specialization and Filmmaking Specialization.

The Film Theory specialization offers a general overview on the history and theory of film, as well as critical understanding of the mechanisms and genres of popular film culture, with an emphasis on academic and critical writing. Students become familiar with the different periods of Hungarian and world film history, the different theoretical approaches to film studies and film genres, and develop their skills of reading theoretical texts and interpreting films. During consultations, the faculty helps them to develop their research interests and to become committed specialists, who will be capable of pursuing an academic career.... [-]


MA in European Master Course TEMA European Territories

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The 2-year-long (120 ECTS) European Master Course TEMA European Territories (Civilisation, Nation, Region, City): Identity and Development propose the analysis of political use and scientific representation of territorial units (civilization, nation, region, city) in an interdisciplinary, research-based curriculum. [+]

The 2-year-long (120 ECTS) European Master Course TEMA European Territories (Civilisation, Nation, Region, City): Identity and Development propose the analysis of political use and scientific representation of territorial units (civilization, nation, region, city) in an interdisciplinary, research-based curriculum.

Organised in four major modules: civilization, nation, region and city, that represent four research scales, as well as four different approaches to historical, political, social and cultural issues of space and those of territory, the TEMA Master Course is offered by a consortium of the following European universities: Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest, École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales of Paris, University of Catania and Charles University of Prague.... [-]


MA in English Studies

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

In this program, students become proficient in understanding and producing academic and media-oriented publications in the fields of English literature, socio-cultural history of the English language-based cultures (especially Great Britain, Ireland, Canada and Australia), applied and theoretical linguistics, mediating in English and their native language in specialised cultural, economic and political areas, teaching and transmitting knowledge concerning English literature and linguistics, and English language-based cultures and societies. [+]

English is the lingua franca, the most important language for communication in the globalized 21st century. It is a fact of life that everywhere experts are needed who not only speak English correctly but who are also familiar with the societies and cultures of those countries where English is the first language. Experience has shown that an extraordinarily large number of employers seek experts with not merely an excellent command of the language, but also with the ability to make good use of their knowledge of the English-speaking world. The transmission of such cultural knowledge is the foundation of its program.

In this program, students become proficient in understanding and producing academic and media-oriented publications in the fields of English literature, socio-cultural history of the English language-based cultures (especially Great Britain, Ireland, Canada and Australia), applied and theoretical linguistics, mediating in English and their native language in specialised cultural, economic and political areas, teaching and transmitting knowledge concerning English literature and linguistics, and English language-based cultures and societies.... [-]


MA in American Studies

Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Budapest

The robust presence of the United States throughout the world, well observable in the contexts of politics, economy, and culture, calls for a body of experts who – aside from having excellent English language skills – have a specialised knowledge in the history, politics, society, culture, language, and literature of the United States. [+]

The robust presence of the United States throughout the world, well observable in the contexts of politics, economy, and culture, calls for a body of experts who – aside from having excellent English language skills – have a specialised knowledge in the history, politics, society, culture, language, and literature of the United States. With this aim in mind, the MA programme in American Studies seeks to impart its graduates with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills that can be fruitfully utilized in both private and public sector establishments interested in the communication and/or representation of American values and interests.

The two-year long programme does not confer teaching qualifications. Students are eligible for admission to Ph.D. programmes.... [-]


MA Teacher of Engineering

University of Dunaújváros
Campus Full time 3 - 4  September 2019 Hungary Dunaújváros

The English language courses need a sufficient number of applicants to register in order to commence. [+]

Level of certificate to be obtained: Master of Arts.

Master’s degree diploma title Teacher of Engineering (Materials Engineer) MA Teacher of Engineering (Mechanical Engineer) MA Teacher of Engineering (Engineering Information Technologist) MA Fields of study Material Engineering (metallurgy) Mechanical Engineering Engineering Information Technologist

The English language courses need a sufficient number of applicants to register in order to commence.

Conditions to apply for the master’s degree

Basic bachelor’s engineering degree, in accordance with the specialization chosen.

Completed courses on pedagogical and psychological knowledge (credit value minimum: 10 credit units), which serve as a basis of teacher training. ... [-]

MA in Management and Leadership

Szent István University
Campus Full time September 2019 Hungary Gödöllő

The objective of the training is to provide specialists for the enterprises and non-profit sector, who have extensive and integrated professional knowledge about management skills. [+]

Objectives of the study program

The objective of the training is to provide specialists for the enterprises and non-profit sector, who have extensive and integrated professional knowledge about management skills. The graduates of the course are able to analyze, develop, organize, control and manage the procedures at the organizations of the private sector and the non-profit sector. They can recognize, analyze and solve the emerging problems while they use the acquired categories of individual and organized learning and utilize their abilities for innovation and creative thinking. There is a possibility to study at specializations in the last two semesters of the course (Business Consulting; Human Resource Management and Organization Development). They also obtain appropriate knowledge basis for going on with their studies in the frames of Ph.D. training. This course also includes visits to national and multinational businesses so that the students could gain practical knowledge about management studies.... [-]