In the US, CEU is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). The CEU Status of Accreditation is available from the MSCHE website.

In addition, all CEU degree programs are registered with the New York State Education Department. The list of all registered degree programs is available at To register a new program or modify an existing program, please consult the Policy on Establishing, Operating and Modifying Degree Programs at CEU and contact our office at


Hungarian Accreditation

In Hungary, CEU is recognized as a Hungarian private higher education institution under the name Közép-európai Egyetem (the Hungarian name for Central European University). CEU is accredited by the Hungarian Higher Education and Science Committee, with the approval and support of the Hungarian Accreditation Committee. For more information on Hungarian accreditation please see (in Hungarian)