Eotvos University Budapest: MA in Logic and Theory of Science

The Logic and Theory of Science MA is a two-year master’s program in English at Eotvos Lorand University Budapest (ELTE). The program is open to students from all over the world with a BA or BSc degree in philosophy, mathematics, physics, computer science, linguistics, social science, and all related fields.

The curriculum includes core courses in logic and formal approaches to philosophy of science, and advanced optional courses in logic, philosophy of mathematics, foundations of physics, logical methods in linguistics, philosophy of language, metaphysics, and formal models in social sciences. Students can choose a focus according to their own fields of interests. In general, the program is research oriented, aiming to prepare students for a PhD program.

The program is administered by the Department of Logic in the Institute of Philosophy at Eotvos Lorand University Budapest, in cooperation with other departments and research institutes in Budapest, especially with the Algebraic Logic Group of Renyi Institute of Mathematics.

The department organizes and hosts two weekly colloquia: the Logic and Philosophy of Mathematics seminar and the Theoretical Philosophy Forum. Our MA and PhD students regularly and actively participate in these
events.

The faculty includes:

Hajnal Andreka (Renyi Institute of Mathematics)
Zalan Gyenis (Renyi Institute of Mathematics)
Gabor Hofer-Szabo (Research Institute of Philosophy)
Laszlo Kalman (Research Institute for Linguistics)
Andras Mate (Department of Logic, ELTE)
Peter Mekis (Department of Logic, ELTE)
Istvan Nemeti (Renyi Institute of Mathematics)
Ildiko Sain (Renyi Institute of Mathematics)
Laszlo E. Szabo (Department of Logic, ELTE)
Zsofia Zvolenszky (Department of Logic, ELTE)

If you have any questions, please contact Andras Mate, the head of the department:mate.andras@btk.elte.hu

For further information about the program, see: http://phil.elte.hu/logic/ma

You can also find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/elte.logic

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