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Open Call: PhD Summer School in Palanga

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Kaunas University of Technology will hold the 2nd International PhD Summer School, dedicated to development of transferable skills – 21–25 August 2017 at seaside resort Palanga.

Linköping and Enschede connect in Smart City topics

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Thursday March 3, a delegation from Linköping, Sweden, visited the newly named Novel-T (Kennispark Twente). Among the visitors were students, a delegation of Science Park Mjärdevi and a delegation of Linköping Municipality.

KTU is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field.

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Faculty of Informatics at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field. Therefore we kindly invite both academics and practitioners to become a visiting lecturers at KTU.

Meeting of the ECIU Vice-Presidents for Research and Innovation

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The Meeting of the ECIU Vice-Presidents for Research and Innovation will take place in Copenhagen – 1 June 2017

Tampere University of Technology joined ECIU

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Tampere University of Technology fits perfectly into the ECIU profile with having a long track record in student-industry interaction, a strong international profile and sound commitment to implementing new teaching methods and technology.

Apply now for the ECIU Team Award

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The ECIU Team Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning aims to recognise the role that teams of people play within and/or across universities in successfully developing and implementing educational innovations. Apply now!

ECIU cooperation to combat bullying

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The first batch of teacher students has finished a new online course in anti-bullying, a collaboration between ECIU universities in Stavanger and Dublin.

Apply now for the Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare!

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Ever wanted to study in Sweden, Denmark or Norway?Then our new "Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare" might be interesting for you! Apply now until 1 March 2017

Take part in one of the most innovative events Lithuania has to offer!

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Communicate with businessmen and other investors and win monetary prizes at KTU Startup Space. Register now for 27 April 2017 at Kaunas University of Technology!

Meet ECIU at the AESIS Spring Course!

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The AESIS Sproing Course "Evaluating and Optimising the Regional Impact of Science" takes place in Barcelona, 8-10 March

Apply now for the ECIU Leadership Programme 2017

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The recruitment for the 13th run of the ECIU Leadership Programme has started. Apply now! Barcelona, 16-19 May 2017 | Kaunas, 5-8 September 2017 | Brussels, 28 November – 1 December 2017

Meeting of the TTO working group

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Meeting of the TTO working group, 19 December 2016, Amsterdam

Meeting of the Vice-Rectors for Research

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Meeting of the Vice-Rectors for Research, 12-13 January 2017, Kaunas University of Technology

ECIU Twin Programme Mechanical Engineering launched

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On 23 September 2016, the rectors of the University of Aveiro, Kaunas, Linköping, Stavanger, Tec de Monterrey and Twente signed the agreement for the first ECIU Twin Programme in Mechanical Engineering.

ECIU Board get together to set priorities for its 20th year of existence

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The rectors and presidents of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) had met in September 2016 to take the final decisions on the further steps for the 20th year of ECIU’s existence

Final presentations of the Leadership Development Programme

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Final presentations of the Leadership Development Programme, University of Aveiro – 28 October

Meeting of the EU Working Group

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Meeting of the EU Working Group, University of Aveiro – 26-27 October

Meeting of the IPR Working Group

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Meeting of the IPR Working Group, University of Aveiro – 26-27 October

Kick off Meeting of the ITN RUNIN

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Kick off Meeting of the ITN RUNIN (Role of Universities in Regional Development) of six ECIU members (coordinator Stavanger), University of Stavanger – October 24-25

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella and his personal story about challenging conventional thinking

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Microsoft in partnership with DCU Institute of Education, DCU St Patrick’s Campus are delighted to invite you to a special event with Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella – October 3, 2016

The ECIU Leadership Development Programme was a success

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From 6 to 9 September, the UAB hosted the latest meeting of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme, which unites university administration members from centres all over Europe.

CuriousU: Exploring new ways of learning

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CIU students from Dublin (DCU), Stavanger (UiS), Monterrey (ITESM), Rostov (SfdU), Lodz (TUL), Kaunas (KTU) and Barcelona (UAB) had a fantastic time at CuriousU at the University of Twente.

3.7 milion Euros for ECIU universities for innovation research

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A major European research project will equip young innovation researchers for careers contributing to regional development. Seven universities from across Europe are taking part in the project.

Meet us at the World Class Summit for Universities of Latin America

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Lluís Tort, president of the ECIU will join the World Class Summit for Universities of Latin America, July 6 – 8 2016

ECIU rectors' meeting Amsterdam

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The next ECIU rectors' meeting will take place in Amsterdam – 23 September 2016

ECIU board meeting in Aveiro

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The next board meeting will take place in Aveiro – 27 - 28 October 2016

Meet us at the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Forum

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Troels Jacobsen, chair of the ECIU Steering Committee Entrepreneurship and Societal Impact of Research will participate in the panel discussion – June 29 2016

ECIU board meeting in Mexico

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The next Board meeting will take place at Tecnológico de Monterrey – 3 - 7 April 2017

PhD intensive course of social responsibility

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Kaunas University of Technology will hold the PhD intensive course of Social Responsibility in May 23-27, Kaunas.

The EUF OpenSpace Event

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The OpenSpace will take place from the 15th to the 17th of June and is a project incubation event that gives participants the opportunity to find out more about EU funding opportunities

Bullies, Bullied and Bystanders Conference

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The conference will be held on the 9th and 10th of June and will be attended by leading academics in the fields of bullying, aggression, conflict and mediation from all over the world.  

Victor van der Chijs appointed as vice speaker ECIU Consortium

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The President of the University of Twente, Victor van der Chijs, is appointed as Vice Speaker of the ECIU Consortium during the Board Meeting last week.

Hand-over ceremony of the ECIU position paper to the European Commission

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The position paper outlines some of ECIU’s suggestions on the role and implementation of a European Innovation Council – 21 April 2016

Introduction workshop to the Aalborg PBL model

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This two day workshops from 13.-14.10.2016 will include an introduction to PBL learning principles and the Aalborg PBL model. 

The World Intellectual Property Day

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ECIU celebrates the World Intellectual Property Day on the 26th of April in Dublin! This year’s theme is “Digital Creativity: Culture Reimagined”. 

The ins and outs of the Twente Education Model

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The University of Twente invites you to the Seminar: 'The ins and outs of TEM' on 31 may 2016.

The Empower Online Learning Leadership Academy

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The EOLLA is an exciting and challenging professional development programme for university leaders.There is no charge for ECIU members. Apply now! Rome 17-19th October

Free Internships at the Campus Querétaro in Mexico

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Our partner university in Mexico offers internships for a semester or summer. For ECIU students these internships have no cost.

Open Call: ECIU is looking for a strong new member!

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ECIU is looking for a strong new member in France and the UK. The deadline is 15 April.

ECIU student team runs the Batavierenrace

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ECIU students run at the Batavierenrace, the world's largest relay race — 23 April 2016

Third Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

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The third Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Aveiro — 25–28 October 2016

Second Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

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The second Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Barcelona — 6-9 September 2016

First Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

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The first Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Brussels –— 10–13 May 2016

Spring ECIU Board Meeting

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The next ECIU Board Meeting will take place in Brussels – 21-22 April 2016

Meeting of the Steering Committee Innovation in Teaching and Learning

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The next meeting of the Meeting of the Steering Committee Innovation in Teaching and Learning will take place in Barcelona – 7-8 April 2016

Meeting of ECIU Steering Committee (ESIR)

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The next meeting of the ECIU Steering Committee Entrepreneurship and Societal Impact of Research (ESIR) will take place in Linköping – 4 and 5 October 2016

Conference at Aalborg University

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The conference is about knowledge cultures, critical creative thinking and innovative learning processes at Aalborg University, Denmark — 18 – 19 August, 2016

CuriousU Summerschool 2017 – Apply now!

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The CuriousU experience is a one-of-a-kind combination of a European summer school and a festival: academic courses, music, sports, theatre, inspirational speakers, hosted by the University of Twente.

A very warm welcome to our new member: Kaunus University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania

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Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) has become a member of ECIU, the network of innovation pioneers from 12 European countries. KTU is the only Lithuanian university in the Consortium.

Learning Analytics Masterclass

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Learning analytics is a rapidly growing field which is helping institutions develop better understanding of how their students are learning and how courses can be improved.

ECIU Alumni Networking event in Brussels

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Alumni in Belgium are warmly invited for an ECIU Alumni Networking event in Brussels on April 21st.

Lluís Tort, president of ECIU

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Lluís Tort, vice-rector for Strategic Projects and Planning, has been appointed president of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU).

University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) awarded "Best Science Based Incubator"

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The University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) won the “Best Science Based Incubator” award in the “Return on Investment” category.

ECIU Alumni meeting in Brussels

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In the context of its ECIU Executive Board meeting in Brussels, the member universities invited their Alumni for a first get-together.

ECIU Student Exchange Brochure out now

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Our new ECIU Student Exchange Brochure is out now and features all ECIU member universities, exchange programmes and joint double degrees that ECIU has to offer.

SEK 1.8 billion for research

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The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, various universities and companies will invest SEK 1.8 billion over an 11-year period on research and development of autonomous systems.

Hekate Final Conference

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We are pleased to announce our HEKATE Final Conference “Building bridges between the industry and its future innovation managers”

Linköping and Enschede connect in Smart City topics

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Thursday March 3, a delegation from Linköping, Sweden, visited the newly named Novel-T (Kennispark Twente). Among the visitors were students, a delegation of Science Park Mjärdevi and a delegation of Linköping Municipality.

Meeting of the ECIU Vice-Presidents for Research and Innovation

___
The Meeting of the ECIU Vice-Presidents for Research and Innovation will take place in Copenhagen – 1 June 2017

Tampere University of Technology joined ECIU

___
Tampere University of Technology fits perfectly into the ECIU profile with having a long track record in student-industry interaction, a strong international profile and sound commitment to implementing new teaching methods and technology.

ECIU cooperation to combat bullying

___
The first batch of teacher students has finished a new online course in anti-bullying, a collaboration between ECIU universities in Stavanger and Dublin.

ECIU Twin Programme Mechanical Engineering launched

___
On 23 September 2016, the rectors of the University of Aveiro, Kaunas, Linköping, Stavanger, Tec de Monterrey and Twente signed the agreement for the first ECIU Twin Programme in Mechanical Engineering.

ECIU Board get together to set priorities for its 20th year of existence

___
The rectors and presidents of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) had met in September 2016 to take the final decisions on the further steps for the 20th year of ECIU’s existence

Final presentations of the Leadership Development Programme

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Final presentations of the Leadership Development Programme, University of Aveiro – 28 October

Meeting of the EU Working Group

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Meeting of the EU Working Group, University of Aveiro – 26-27 October

Meeting of the IPR Working Group

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Meeting of the IPR Working Group, University of Aveiro – 26-27 October

Kick off Meeting of the ITN RUNIN

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Kick off Meeting of the ITN RUNIN (Role of Universities in Regional Development) of six ECIU members (coordinator Stavanger), University of Stavanger – October 24-25

Meet us at the World Class Summit for Universities of Latin America

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Lluís Tort, president of the ECIU will join the World Class Summit for Universities of Latin America, July 6 – 8 2016

ECIU board meeting in Mexico

___
The next Board meeting will take place at Tecnológico de Monterrey – 3 - 7 April 2017

Victor van der Chijs appointed as vice speaker ECIU Consortium

___
The President of the University of Twente, Victor van der Chijs, is appointed as Vice Speaker of the ECIU Consortium during the Board Meeting last week.

Hand-over ceremony of the ECIU position paper to the European Commission

___
The position paper outlines some of ECIU’s suggestions on the role and implementation of a European Innovation Council – 21 April 2016

The World Intellectual Property Day

___
ECIU celebrates the World Intellectual Property Day on the 26th of April in Dublin! This year’s theme is “Digital Creativity: Culture Reimagined”. 

Open Call: ECIU is looking for a strong new member!

___
ECIU is looking for a strong new member in France and the UK. The deadline is 15 April.

Spring ECIU Board Meeting

___
The next ECIU Board Meeting will take place in Brussels – 21-22 April 2016

Meeting of the Steering Committee Innovation in Teaching and Learning

___
The next meeting of the Meeting of the Steering Committee Innovation in Teaching and Learning will take place in Barcelona – 7-8 April 2016

Meeting of ECIU Steering Committee (ESIR)

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The next meeting of the ECIU Steering Committee Entrepreneurship and Societal Impact of Research (ESIR) will take place in Linköping – 4 and 5 October 2016

A very warm welcome to our new member: Kaunus University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania

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Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) has become a member of ECIU, the network of innovation pioneers from 12 European countries. KTU is the only Lithuanian university in the Consortium.

Lluís Tort, president of ECIU

___
Lluís Tort, vice-rector for Strategic Projects and Planning, has been appointed president of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU).

ECIU Alumni meeting in Brussels

___
In the context of its ECIU Executive Board meeting in Brussels, the member universities invited their Alumni for a first get-together.

ECIU Student Exchange Brochure out now

___
Our new ECIU Student Exchange Brochure is out now and features all ECIU member universities, exchange programmes and joint double degrees that ECIU has to offer.

KTU is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field.

___
Faculty of Informatics at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is looking to widen the pool of the teachers in ICT field. Therefore we kindly invite both academics and practitioners to become a visiting lecturers at KTU.

3.7 milion Euros for ECIU universities for innovation research

___
A major European research project will equip young innovation researchers for careers contributing to regional development. Seven universities from across Europe are taking part in the project.

Meet us at the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Forum

___
Troels Jacobsen, chair of the ECIU Steering Committee Entrepreneurship and Societal Impact of Research will participate in the panel discussion – June 29 2016

University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) awarded "Best Science Based Incubator"

___
The University of Aveiro Business Incubator (IEUA) won the “Best Science Based Incubator” award in the “Return on Investment” category.

SEK 1.8 billion for research

___
The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, various universities and companies will invest SEK 1.8 billion over an 11-year period on research and development of autonomous systems.

Apply now for the ECIU Team Award

___
The ECIU Team Award for Innovation in Teaching and Learning aims to recognise the role that teams of people play within and/or across universities in successfully developing and implementing educational innovations. Apply now!

Meet ECIU at the AESIS Spring Course!

___
The AESIS Sproing Course "Evaluating and Optimising the Regional Impact of Science" takes place in Barcelona, 8-10 March

Apply now for the ECIU Leadership Programme 2017

___
The recruitment for the 13th run of the ECIU Leadership Programme has started. Apply now! Barcelona, 16-19 May 2017 | Kaunas, 5-8 September 2017 | Brussels, 28 November – 1 December 2017

Meeting of the TTO working group

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Meeting of the TTO working group, 19 December 2016, Amsterdam

Meeting of the Vice-Rectors for Research

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Meeting of the Vice-Rectors for Research, 12-13 January 2017, Kaunas University of Technology

The ECIU Leadership Development Programme was a success

___
From 6 to 9 September, the UAB hosted the latest meeting of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme, which unites university administration members from centres all over Europe.

ECIU rectors' meeting Amsterdam

___
The next ECIU rectors' meeting will take place in Amsterdam – 23 September 2016

ECIU board meeting in Aveiro

___
The next board meeting will take place in Aveiro – 27 - 28 October 2016

The EUF OpenSpace Event

___
The OpenSpace will take place from the 15th to the 17th of June and is a project incubation event that gives participants the opportunity to find out more about EU funding opportunities

Bullies, Bullied and Bystanders Conference

___
The conference will be held on the 9th and 10th of June and will be attended by leading academics in the fields of bullying, aggression, conflict and mediation from all over the world.  

Introduction workshop to the Aalborg PBL model

___
This two day workshops from 13.-14.10.2016 will include an introduction to PBL learning principles and the Aalborg PBL model. 

The ins and outs of the Twente Education Model

___
The University of Twente invites you to the Seminar: 'The ins and outs of TEM' on 31 may 2016.

The Empower Online Learning Leadership Academy

___
The EOLLA is an exciting and challenging professional development programme for university leaders.There is no charge for ECIU members. Apply now! Rome 17-19th October

Third Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

___
The third Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Aveiro — 25–28 October 2016

Second Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

___
The second Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Barcelona — 6-9 September 2016

First Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme

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The first Seminar of the ECIU Leadership Development Programme will take place in Brussels –— 10–13 May 2016

Conference at Aalborg University

___
The conference is about knowledge cultures, critical creative thinking and innovative learning processes at Aalborg University, Denmark — 18 – 19 August, 2016

Learning Analytics Masterclass

___
Learning analytics is a rapidly growing field which is helping institutions develop better understanding of how their students are learning and how courses can be improved.

ECIU Alumni Networking event in Brussels

___
Alumni in Belgium are warmly invited for an ECIU Alumni Networking event in Brussels on April 21st.

Hekate Final Conference

___
We are pleased to announce our HEKATE Final Conference “Building bridges between the industry and its future innovation managers”

Open Call: PhD Summer School in Palanga

___
Kaunas University of Technology will hold the 2nd International PhD Summer School, dedicated to development of transferable skills – 21–25 August 2017 at seaside resort Palanga.

Apply now for the Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare!

___
Ever wanted to study in Sweden, Denmark or Norway?Then our new "Nordic Master in Social Work and Welfare" might be interesting for you! Apply now until 1 March 2017

Take part in one of the most innovative events Lithuania has to offer!

___
Communicate with businessmen and other investors and win monetary prizes at KTU Startup Space. Register now for 27 April 2017 at Kaunas University of Technology!

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella and his personal story about challenging conventional thinking

___
Microsoft in partnership with DCU Institute of Education, DCU St Patrick’s Campus are delighted to invite you to a special event with Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella – October 3, 2016

CuriousU: Exploring new ways of learning

___
CIU students from Dublin (DCU), Stavanger (UiS), Monterrey (ITESM), Rostov (SfdU), Lodz (TUL), Kaunas (KTU) and Barcelona (UAB) had a fantastic time at CuriousU at the University of Twente.

PhD intensive course of social responsibility

___
Kaunas University of Technology will hold the PhD intensive course of Social Responsibility in May 23-27, Kaunas.

Free Internships at the Campus Querétaro in Mexico

___
Our partner university in Mexico offers internships for a semester or summer. For ECIU students these internships have no cost.

ECIU student team runs the Batavierenrace

___
ECIU students run at the Batavierenrace, the world's largest relay race — 23 April 2016

CuriousU Summerschool 2017 – Apply now!

___
The CuriousU experience is a one-of-a-kind combination of a European summer school and a festival: academic courses, music, sports, theatre, inspirational speakers, hosted by the University of Twente.