Our collaboration is firmly based on expertise in innovative education, research, and knowledge exchange. We pride ourselves on being entrepreneurial, and on maintaining an innovative culture in our institutions, as well as providing a catalytic role for innovation in society.
We are ECIU, the European Consortium of Innovative Universities, a network of 13 universities united since 1997 by a common profile of shared beliefs, interests, and mutual trust.
Together, we will create, test and evaluate a whole new educational pedagogy. This will help to focus all the university activities from education, research, administration and support through to innovation and valorisation.
The ECIU University is an EU-funded European University that will create a completely new educational model on a European scale. The ECIU University gathers together learners, teachers, and researchers to cooperate with cities and businesses and solve real-life challenges.
Based on the UN SDGs
The first three year phase of the ECIU University focuses on the UN Sustainable Development Goal 11 “Sustainable cities and communities”.
Between the 1st and 3rd of September 2021, CHARM-EU is going to be hosting a series of events as part of their orientation week for the ‘Global Challenges for Sustainability’ master’s programme. During these events students, […]
The 31st of July marked the end of Dr Patrick Prendergast’s ten-year term as provost of Trinity College Dublin. Professor Linda Doyle takes over and is the first woman to ever host this role. Linda Doyle […]
CIVICA conference brings together educators, students and policymakers for post-pandemic takeaways. Just one year ago, integrating digital tools into research and teaching was thought of as a long-term process just beginning to take off. But […]
CIVICA master’s students can register for the new Europeanship multicampus course to focus on the Future of Europe together with peers from across the alliance. After crises like Brexit and the Covid pandemic, Europe faces […]
Mari Walls elected by the ECIU Board as new ECIU Vice-President and Jan-Ingvar Jönsson (Vice-Chancellor Linköping University) as ECIU treasurer. Yesterday at the online Executive Board meeting, the ECIU Board confirmed the new ECIU Presidium […]
At the invitation of colleague Andrea Brose, Lennart Osterhus embarked on the challenge-based learning adventure. Looking back, he is only too glad that he was the Teamcher of an international group of motivated students. As […]