24 juin 2015

27th Annual EAIE Conference, Glasgow, Scotland (15-18 September 2015)

Strong Universities for EuropeThe conference programme includes plenary sessions, workshops, poster sessions, campus tours and networking events. The conference focuses on diverse topics relating to higher education – student experience, EAIE, admissions and accreditation, mobility and learning, teaching and curriculum etc. The event is expected to be the largest international higher education conference. To register, click here. More...

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EUA affiliate DAAD, Germany celebrates 90 years

Strong Universities for EuropeThe German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) this year celebrates its 90th anniversary. Established in 1925, it has become the world’s largest funding organisation for the international exchange of students and researchers. Since it was founded, DAAD has supported more than 1.9 million academics in Germany and abroad. More...

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EUA signs joint statement on ERA

Strong Universities for EuropeThe statement was signed on the occasion of the ERA conference in Brussels together with other stakeholder organisations in the ERA Platform (CESEAR, EARTO, LERU, Science Europe). The European Commission was represented by Commissioner Carlos Moedas. More...

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EUA hosts round table on higher education in the European Neighbourhood Policy

Strong Universities for EuropeOn 17 June, EUA hosted a public event targeting the Brussels policy community on ‘Higher Education in the framework of the European Neighbourhood Policy’. This round table was prompted by an ongoing EU consultation on the revision/re-orientation of the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP – deadline 30 June). More...

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International Doctoral Education: registrations open for FRINDOC Launch Event

Strong Universities for EuropeEUA has opened registrations to participate in the final conference of the FRINDOC project (Framework for the Internationalisation of Doctoral Education), which will be hosted by Imperial College London (UK) on 24-25 September 2015. The event will focus on institutional structures supporting international doctoral education. More...

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EUA launches DOC-CAREERS II project report

Strong Universities for EuropeEUA has recently published a report with the outcomes of the DOC-CAREERS II project – Promoting Collaborative Doctoral Education for Enhanced Career Opportunities (2009-2012). The DOC-CAREERS II project built on the first DOC-CAREERS project (2006-2009) and sought to further test and validate the main results of the first project, as well as to involve universities, their business partners and doctoral candidates with a view to collect “full stories” of collaborative doctoral experience. More...

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UNI-SET Universities Survey on energy research and education

Strong Universities for EuropeOver 100 European universities have already responded to the invitation of EUA to contribute to the UNI-SET Universities Survey. The mapping exercise is part of the FP7-funded UNI-SET project that is intended to mobilise Europe’s universities to contribute to the SET-Plan objectives and the Energy Union. More...

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Call for contributions: 10th European Quality Assurance Forum, London

Strong Universities for EuropeThe 10th European Quality Assurance Forum (EQAF) will take place in London from 19 to 21 November 2015, hosted by the Quality Assurance Agency and UCL Institute of Education.
The Forum organisers, ENQA, ESU, EUA and EURASHE, have opened a call for contributions from QA practitioners in higher education institutions and quality assurance agencies, students, and researchers in the field. Two types of contributions are sought: papers and workshops. More...

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Research Council celebrates its 5000th researcher

Strong Universities for EuropeThe European Research Council (ERC) has celebrated its 5000th grantee through a series of events in Brussels this week. Eight years after its launch, the ERC marked this significant milestone on 16 June, through a debate in the European Parliament and a symbolic awarding of the grant. More...

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Fourth issue of the ERA newsletter

Strong Universities for EuropeThe European Commission has published the fourth edition of the European Research Area (ERA) newsletter which can be viewed on the EC website. The issue focuses on the topics that will be addressed during the conference ‘A new start for Europe: Opening up to an ERA of Innovation’ to be held in Brussels on 22-23 June 2015. More...

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