UiS awarded prize for internationalisation
The University of Stavanger has been awarded a prize for its European educational collaboration. The establishment of ECIU University, a new educational concept, was among the reasons for UiS receiving the prize.
ECIU to pilot ground-breaking university model
The European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU), of which University of Stavanger is a member, has been greenlighted by the EU to innovate higher education in Europe.
Not a 'one size fits all' university
The world is changing and universities should be changing with it. That is the basic idea behind the ECIU's ambitious project, the "ECIU University".
Towards a European University
The European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) is determined to change the way of delivering education from degree based to challenge based. ECIU’s proposal to the EU suggests a ground-breaking and innovative educational model on a European scale.
Research mobility fund opens doors
Eglė Butkevičienė and Lina Dagilienė, researchers from Kaunas University of Technology in Lithuania, were among the first to go on research exchange financed by the ECIU.
ECIU proposes stronger outreach for Erasmus
In a new position paper, the ECIU shares its ideas for the future Erasmus programme. A much stronger outreach component will ensure the impact and relevance of exchange programmes, according to ECIU.
The European Consortium of Innovative Universities consists of research intensive universities, with collective emphasis on innovation, creativity and societal impact, driving the development of a knowledge-based economy.