News on EU level


Shaping the future European degree

EPICUR, ECIU and YUFE Alliance will lead an innovative approach to the European Degree ‍Together with two other European University Alliances, EPICUR Alliance will lead a pilot project to shape the future European Degree and to pilot an innovative approach with strong support of the European Commission. The European Degree label is an opportunity to...
Read More

“Vi byder SDU velkommen i EPICUR-alliancen.”

EPICUR is delighted to welcome a new member: Syddansk Universitet – University of Southern Denmark( SDU) This new partner brings the number of members of the EPICUR alliance up to nine from seven European countries.The University of Southern Denmark have more than 27,000 students, 20% of whom are from abroad, and more than 3,800 employees distributed...
Read More

First meeting of the EPICUR advisory board.

On Monday 19 April, the first meeting of the Advisory Board of the EPICUR consortium, composed of 8 universities took place. The partners were represented by a strategic decision maker, Steering Committee members as well as the project & strategic coordinators of both EPICUR projects. The strategic decision makers on the board are:Anne Sander, Deputy...
Read More

RESEARCH: EPICUR wins the SwafS call

The “Epicur-Research” project brings a new dimension to the alliance With the funding of research activities, the European Commission’s design for the European universities now for the first time includes all the tasks of a classical university – teaching, learning, innovation and research. The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is consortium leader of the newly...
Read More

How did the COVID-19 affect your university? The European Commission wants to hear from you now

The European Commission launched on 18th May 2020 a questionnaire in direction of its citizens, representatives of the public sector, governmental and non-governmental organisations, about the impact of the COVID-19 on Education and how we can improve it.The Commission is currently renewing its Digital Education Action Plan and therefore needs the feedback from as many students, staff members, and researchers as possible in order to make their actions correspond to the people’s needs.We would like to strongly encourage the EPICUR...
Read More

EPICUR meets the other 16 European Universities in Brussels

Christine Gangloff-Ziegler (President, University of Haute-Alsace), Joachim Schiewer (Rector, University Freiburg), Michel Deneken (President, University of Strasbourg), Thomas Lesicki (Rector, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań), Thomas Hirth (Vice-president for Innovation and International Affairs, KIT) und Hubert Hasenauer (Rector, BOKU) On 7 November, the European Commission held a high-level meeting with the selected European universities. This meeting...
Read More

All news

We are using cookies to give you the best experience. You can find out more about which cookies we are using or switch them off in privacy settings.
AcceptPrivacy Settings


  • Cookies


We use different cookies on the site to improve the interactivity of the website and our services. Consent is considered implicit if you continue your navigation on our sites without configuring cookies.

What is a “cookie” ?

A “cookie” is a file of limited size, usually consisting of letters and digits, sent by the Internet server to the browser’s cookie file located on the hard drive of your computer.

3 types of cookies are stored by the site :

  • Internal cookies needed for the site to operate
    They do not represent any danger for your privacy since the cookie memorising your choice for the configuration of cookies is part of this category.
  • Audience measuring cookies
    Depending on the sites visited, we use Google Analytics to analyse the audiences. Your consent is requested prior to storing Google Analytics cookies.
  • Third party cookies intended to improve the interactivity of the site
    These in particular are :
    • sharing buttons (Twitter and Facebook)
    • lists of tweets (Twitter)
    • videos broadcast on the site (YouTube, Dailymotion)

These features use third party cookies directly stored by these services. During your first visit to our site, a banner informs you of the presence of these cookies and asks you to indicate your choice. They are stored only if you agree, or if you continue your navigation on the site by visiting a second page of the same site. At any time, you can find information and configure your cookies to accept or refuse them by going onto the page [Cookie management] at the top of each page of the site. You can specify your preference either globally for the site or service by service.

This site is registered on as a development site.