Alliance of eight European Universities under the name “CIVIS – a European civic University”
With the publication of the Erasmus+ call for projects for the year 2019, the European Commission has initiated the launch of a new initiative to support the creation and development of 20 alliances of European universities by 2024. Through this initiative, the Commission has the ambition to bring Europeans closer together and to improve the international competitiveness of our higher education institutions.
Mayors day: paving the way for successful collaborations between Universities, Cities & Regions29 November 2019On Friday 6 December 2019, the CIVIS alliance is organising “Mayors Day”, an event which will bring together universities, cities and regions to further discuss the opportunities CIVIS will bring to its local community.
Launch of Kick-off meeting of CIVIS in Rome26 November 2019Tuesday 18th November 2019 saw the celebration of the official kick-off of CIVIS, the European Civic University, hosted by Sapienza University of Rome, in Palazzo Baleani, Rome.
European Universities Initiative - Building the universities of the future8 November 2019“Today’s event marks the beginning of a new chapter. Through European Universities, we have together created a before and an after in European Higher Education.” Themis Christophidou
Kick off meeting of the European Universities initiative by the European Commission4 November 2019To mark the kick-off of the first 17 European Universities alliances, the European Commission is organising an event on the European Universities Initiative on Thursday 7th November 2019.