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.
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.
Launch of the Joint European University
The ECIU (European Consortium of Innovative Universities) is proud to announce the launch of a new European University in 2019.
UiS gains Finnish partner
Finland's Tampere University of Technology became a new member of the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) as of January 2017.
New Twin Programme in Mechanical Engineering
On 23 September 2016, the rectors of the University of Aveiro, Kaunas, Linköping, Stavanger, Tec de Monterrey and Twente signed the agreement for the first ECIU Twin Programme in Mechanical Engineering.
3.7 million Euro for European innovation research
A major European research project, led by the University of Stavanger, will equip young innovation researchers to contribute to innovation in regional business and industry. The project has been granted 3.7 million Euro in funding from the European Union.
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.