Overview of EPICUR Universities

The European University Alliance EPICUR (European Partnership for an Innovative Campus Unifying Regions) aims to create an attractive, innovative European university for a new generation of students in Europe. EPICUR comprises the three projects EPICUR Education, EPICUR Research and EPIDI (European Partnership for Innovation in Distant Internships). There is a special focus on interaction with society.

The nine university partners in the EPICUR Alliance are Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan (Poland), University of Amsterdam (Netherlands), Aristotle University in Thessaloniki (Greece), Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg (Germany), University of Upper Alsace (France), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, KIT (Germany), University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna (Austria), South Danish University in Odense (Denmark) and University of Strasbourg (France). More about our alliance.

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EPICluster Mobility Program - 2023 Call for Proposals

The EPICUR Alliance welcomes early career researchers of all disciplines to carry out collaborative research projects (“EPIClusters”) meant to tackle scientific and societal challenges for a period not exceeding six months.

EPIClusters offer tailor-made experiences at one of the partner universities for researchers from both academic and non-academia and serve as a network for scientific exploration and ideas spanning the Alliance.

Registration for EPICUR courses has started

EPICUR offers an easily accessible international experience for students that is free of charge, easy to combine with your own schedule, with access to ECTS credits. Virtual, physical, or anything in between: the possibilities at the EPICUR European University are endless for you to shape according to your ambitions and needs.

Registration is open until 16th December. One the 6th Decemberthere will be an Info session about the offered courses.You'll find further Information about the session here.

Second EPIDI Multiplier Event to take place at KIT

At the 8th of Dezember 2022 the second EPIDI Multiplier Event will take place at KIT from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Students, Teachers, KIT-staff as well as external partners are invited to get to know more about the E-Learning Modules developed by EPIDI and engage in discussion about them among each other.

For registration and questions, please contact Nadine Berends.

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EPICUR in the Media

On the pathway towards European Universities

The European Universities are alliances of universities that take on the Challenges of Europe with new methods in Education and research. In this Video by the german international agency DAAD you can discover more about the goals and vision of the European Univerisites from students, scientists and emplyees of german Universities.

European high school alliances at the service of society

Core Goals of Universities are Education, Research and Innovation. But the European Comission also gave another responsibility to the "European Universities": To strenghten the connection between universities and society.