LogoSixth EUA-CDE Annual Meeting From Student to Researcher – are we on the right track?
Hosted by University of Warsaw, Poland 18-19 June 2013.
The trend is clear: structured doctoral education is becoming the norm for doctoral education. Universities have introduced doctoral schools and taught courses; they are monitoring the progress of doctoral candidates and quality of supervision and research in doctoral programmes. At the same time, new legislation is being drafted or implemented across the continent. There are new requirements for the institutional management of doctoral education, and quality assurance agencies and research assessments are taking a more specific interest in the area. This is a good time to ask: are we keeping focus on the goal of doctoral education, to make students into researchers? Are we on the right track? Read more...
Past Meetings and Events
Sixth EUA-CDE Workshop:
Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programmes

Hosted by Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy, 17-18 January 2013
EUA-CDE Doctoral week:

Three events in one: Global perspectives, Funding of Doctoral Education and Quality Assurance

Hosted by Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, 24-27 September 2012
Fifth EUA-CDE Workshop:

Supporting Individual Paths of Doctoral Candidates - Experience, skills, guidance

Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 12-13 January 2012
Workshop 1:

Strategic collaboration: Doctoral education trends in a global landscape
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, 25-27 September 2011
Fourth EUA-CDE Annual Meeting
Promoting Creativity – cultivating the research mindset

Hosted by Carlos III University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain, 9-10 June 2011
Fourth EUA-CDE Workshop:
Mobility and Collaborations in Doctoral Education- international and inter-sectoral

Hosted by Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary, 20-21 January 2011
Co-operation workshop on Arts Research with the University of Algarve:
Algarve, Portugal, 5-6 November 2010
Third EUA-CDE Annual Meeting

Hosted by Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, 4-5 June 2010
Wageningen University and EUA-CDE Workshop:
Building a research environment for doctoral education

Wageningen, Netherlands? 15-16 April 2010.
Third EUA-CDE Workshop
Researchers' Careers - Support and Development

Hosted by Ghent University, Belgium? 18-19 March 2010
Second EUA-CDE Workshop:

Structuring Docotral Programmes - a means for continuous improvement

Hosted by University of Zagreb, Croatia, 10-11 December 2009
EUA-CDE/Universities Austria Co-operation Workshop:

How to Assure Quality in New-Style Doctoral Studies?

Vienna, Austria, 29 October 2009
Second Annual Meeting of the EUA Council for Doctoral Education

University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 4–5 June 2009.
EUA-CDE Workshop

Enhancing of Supervision: Professional Development and Assessment of Supervisors

Imperial College, London, UK, 8-9 January 2009
Launch conference
EUA Council for Doctoral Education Launch Conference
University of Lausanne, Switzerland, 1-3 June 2008.