Leading environmental law expert Dr Annalisa Savaresi has been appointed as a member of Scotland’s new environmental body – Environmental Standards Scotland (ESS). The University of Stirling senior lecturer will serve on the Board of the ESS alongside Paul McAleavey, Richard Dixon, Marie Fallon and former Scottish Public Services Ombudsman, Jim […]

A Lancaster University professor’s new book tells a series of intriguing stories set against a variety of fascinating locations from England to Kurdistan. Professor Graham Mort’s ‘Like Fado and Other Stories’ comprises 13 stories, including a longer novella-style piece entitled ‘Whitethorn’. The stories are set in the north-west of England, […]

British company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) published the results of the world-renowned QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia. The published part presents 400 universities, including 121 the best universities in Russia. The flagship Altai State University occupies the 117th position in the overall ranking (+25 positions by 2019) and the 25th […]

The start-up VitaDX is developing a solution for early detection of bladder cancer. It is based on fluorescence, a technology developed at the Institut des sciences moléculaires d’Orsay (Orsay Molecular Sciences Institute) (ISMO – Université Paris-Saclay, CNRS), and on machine learning. With their ambitious idea, devised by complementary researchers and engineers, the start-up is […]

22 December 2020, the Swedish Government decided to assign to Uppsala University the task of setting up a new national knowledge centre for research on nuclear disarmament. With an interdisciplinary approach and researchers in fields including peace and conflict research, nuclear physics, artificial intelligence (AI) and political science, the incipient […]

Prestigious EU program Horizon 2020 supports Mainz University and its partners in the step-by-step establishment of an exemplary European University The European Commission supports the European University Alliance FORTHEM, coordinated by Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU), in implementing a new project under the EU Framework Program Horizon 2020. In the […]

New technologies and growing demand for more sustainable-produced food are needed to tackle climate change. Nowadays, we are witnessing a revolution in the farming sector that goes hand in hand with electronics, communications and automation. All of this is changing the way we produce food. Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) […]

During the academic year 2020/2021, two DeepMind Scholarships will be awarded to students who wish to study for a Master’s degree in Computer Science at the University of Warsaw Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics, and Mechanics. The DeepMind scholarship programme gives talented students from underrepresented backgrounds an opportunity to get an education […]

European Higher Education Organization is a public organization carrying out academic, educational and information activities on higher education in Europe.

The EHEO general plan stresses that:

  • Higher education systems require adequate funding and, as an investment in economic growth, public spending in higher education should be protected.
  • The challenges faced by higher education require more flexible governance and funding systems, which balance greater autonomy for education institutions with accountability to stakeholders.

Thus, EHEO plans:

  • improve academic and scientific interaction of universities;
  • protect the interests of universities;
  • interact more closely with public authorities of European countries;
  • popularize European higher education in the world;
  • develop academic mobility;
  • seek funding for European universities.