EUA Council for Doctoral Education

Community & membership

The EUA Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) strives to be an inclusive community of academic leaders and professionals. We welcome membership applications from all European universities awarding doctoral degrees and institutions working on issues related to doctoral education and research training. On this page you will find more information on our existing members, hear their experiences and find out how to apply for membership for your own university.

EUA-CDE
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EUA-CDE brings together the largest community of academic leaders and professionals working on doctoral education and research training in Europe.

235 members
35 countries

Testimonials

  • Martina Sušánková

    University of Economics in Prague, Czech Republic
  • Melita Kovačević

    University of Zagreb in Croatia
  • Denis Billotte

    Conference of Western Switzerland’s Universities (CUSO) in Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Become a member

To apply for EUA-CDE membership or ask for more information, please
e-mail: info@eua-cde.org

Membership categories

Individual full members are higher education institutions that are either full members of EUA or universities that award doctoral degrees. EUA’s national rectors’ conference members may also apply for this category.

Collective associate members are established European networks of higher education institutions with an elected chairperson and their own secretariat. As a minimum, their members must comprise institutions from at least nine different European countries.

Affiliates are national or international organisations and organisations concerned with specific thematic or disciplinary issues related to doctoral education and research training.

Membership fees 2017*

The annual membership fees for EUA-CDE change each year in line with inflation. As of January 2017, the following fees apply:

  • Type
    Fee
  • Full membership for EUA members
    € 1,303
  • Full membership for non-EUA members **
    € 4,343
  • Collective associate membership
    € 1,303
  • Affiliates
    € 1,303

* The annual membership fees for EUA-CDE change each year in line with inflation
**Also applies to the special situation of French COMUE involving several EUA members