News & Events

The European University Association has released a full comparative analysis of the state of play of university autonomy in 29 higher education systems in Europe. The report, published in May...Read more
HERE Study Visit Quality culture in practice: Scotland and the University of Edinburgh The Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG) are the basis...Read more
Dates: 
5 October, 2017 to 6 October, 2017
The European Commission published its Communication on a renewed EU agenda for higher education (with an accompanying staff working document ) and a proposal for a Council recommendation on graduate...Read more
The Open Public Consultation on the mid-term evaluation of the Erasmus+ Programme, carried out by the European Commission (EC), will end on 31 May 2017. This consultation invites various stakeholders...Read more
The deadline for the TRENDS 2018 survey has been extended until 5 June 2017. EUA encourages all European universities and higher education institutions to participate, as an opportunity to share...Read more
Dr. Declan Kennedy graduated from University College Cork, Ireland with a BSc in Chemistry (major) and Mathematical Physics (minor), a Postgraduate Diploma in Education and an MSc in X-ray crystallography...Read more
Challenges in Higher Education Recognition of prior learning and ECTS allocation A round table discussion On 25 April 2018, the Serbian Higher Education Reform Expert team organized a round table...Read more
Thirteen European associations of universities call upon the European Commission, the European Parliament and the European Council, to double the budget for research, innovation and education in the next Multi-Annual...Read more
“Thirteen years have passed since university reform institutionalised the LMD system (three cycle system of Licence, Master, Doctorate) in Algeria and many other Northern and Western African countries. Along the...Read more
Statistical data shows that the Palestinian industrial sectors work at less than 50% of their real capacity, which makes it difficult to create successful industries without cooperating with academic institutions...Read more
This webinar will explore what is involved in participating in the voluntary evaluations offered by EUA's Institutional Evaluation Programme (IEP). Institutions have a responsibility to manage the quality of their...Read more
Dates: 
26 April, 2017
Representatives from institutions in the Western Balkans are kindly invited to complete a short questionnaire which is part of a study funded by the European Commission. The study’s objectives are...Read more
HERE Study Visit Research based teaching: Universities, Entrepreneurship and the Knowledge Triangle This HERE Study Visit will examine how the dots of the knowledge triangle are connected in the Milan...Read more
Dates: 
31 May, 2017 to 1 June, 2017
HERE Seminar: Universities and social engagement This HERE seminar will showcase EU and HERE countries and HEI, analyzing the different components of ‘social engagement’ and third mission. This will include...Read more
Dates: 
13 June, 2017 to 14 June, 2017
EUA invites all universities and higher education institutions in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) to participate in the TRENDS 2018 survey . The eighth in the series, the EUA...Read more
The Fourth Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education (AECHE 4) is hosted by Hosted by Mohammed V University, Rabat, Morocco and focuses on research collaboration and capacity building among Arab and...Read more
Dates: 
24 April, 2017 to 26 April, 2017
University autonomy and academic freedom are crucial for the well-functioning of universities and higher education systems. The current political, economic and societal challenges in Europe have a significant impact on...Read more
Dates: 
6 April, 2017 to 7 April, 2017
The compendium " Opening Up Education in South Mediterranean Countries: A Compendium of Case Studies and Interviews with Experts about Open Educational Practices and Resources " has been recently published...Read more
HERE Seminar Students in focus: Student as partners in higher education governance and quality assurance This HERE seminar will examine student participation with regards to governance and quality assurance in...Read more
Dates: 
5 April, 2017 to 6 April, 2017
Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days 2017: Internationalisation in a digital age. On 31 January – 1 February 2017, the first Maastricht Innovation in Higher Education Days (MID2017) will take...Read more
Dates: 
31 January, 2017 to 1 February, 2017
The European University Association (EUA) has released the results of its 2016 member consultation on Horizon 2020. As the European Commission undertakes its mid-term review of the current Framework Programme...Read more
The European Commission is currently conducting the mid-term review of Erasmus+ in order to prepare the new programme for 2020. In this effort, the Commission has scheduled a public consultation...Read more
The ESPRIT Project (Enhancing the Social Characteristics and Public Responsibility of Israeli Teaching through an HEI- Student Alliance) was initiated in 2013 and aimed to analyse, map and strengthen the...Read more
The Azerbaijani and Belarusian networks for research and education have connected to the GÉANT European network, allowing scientists and students in Azerbaijan and Belarus to exchange and collaborate with their...Read more
The Dutch organisation SPARK , a partner of EUA, is organising its annual IGNITE conference on 16 November 2016 in Amsterdam. The programme includes sessions on 'universities in the centre...Read more