European University Association

Objectives and Mission: 

As a centre of expertise in higher education and research EUA support universities by: promoting policies to enable universities and other higher education institutions to respond to growing expectations regarding their contribution to the future development of a knowledge society for Europe; advocating these policies to decision makers at different levels and ensuring that the voice of universities is heard; informing members of policy debates affecting their development; developing knowledge and expertise through projects that involve and benefit individual institutions while also underpinning policy development; strengthening governance, leadership and management of institutions; developing partnerships in higher education and research between Europe and the rest of the world so as to strengthen the position of European universities in a global context.

General description: 

Policy dialogue; conferences; workshops; projects; services, including: Institutional Evaluation Programme (IEP); EUA Council for Doctoral Education.

Country Presence: 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Field of Interest: 
Developing countries, Distance Education, Education, Higher Education, Networks, New technologies of information and communication, University