Dr. Tibor Navracsics


Tibor Navracsics graduated in 1990 from the Faculty of Law of the Eötvös Loránd University. In 1999, he received his doctorate in political science from ELTE ÁJK. From 2006 to 2014, he was a Member of Parliament. From 2010 to 2014, he held the position of Minister of Administration and Justice and Deputy Prime Minister. In 2014, he was Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and from 2014 to 2019 he worked as the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport.


He was the head of the European Strategy Research Institute at the University of Public Service until June 2022 and the government commissioner of the Veszprém-Balaton 2023 European Capital of Culture program. In addition, he is an honorary professor at the University of Public Service and an associate professor at the Institute of Political Science of the Faculty of Law of Eötvös Loránd University.

He is currently Minister for Regional Development and a researcher at the Europe Strategy Research Institute.



EUSTRAT publications: 

In the shadow of war: The first semester of the European Commission

Madame Jourová goes to a mistaken war

A European citizens’ initiative against Big Brother

Not my Charlemagne Prize

Why did the Hungarian Government win the European Parliament debate in advance on the state of the rule of law in Hungary?

Corona Presidency: towards an ideological presidency

China is overtaking

Is the European nation born now?


Beyond Policies: a crisis of identity