Application Period: 06.03.2023 bis 02.04.2023

EPICUR offers 16 exciting summer programmes this summer for all students studying at one of the 9 EPICUR Universities. Courses are offered in 3 different formats (online, blended, in-person). Do you want to spend an amazing time in either Denmark, the Netherlands, France, Greece or Germany? Then don't hesitate to apply for the EPICUR Summer Schools. 

Hard Facts: 

Amount of courses: 16 

Course Period: Courses will take place between May 2023 and August 2023 (depending on the course format and the university offering the course) 

Format: online, blended or in-person 

Thematic Areas: Natural and Societal Sustainability, Languages & Culture, Liberal Arts and Science

Examples from the Course Catalogue:  

  • Sustainability Academy 

  • Cities and Climate Change 

  • Circular Economy for Business and Engineers with SDG Focus 

  • Summer School on Entrepreneurship 

  • SDG: Just Do It 

The application process takes place via the EPICUR Inter-University Campus

EPICUR wins new call launched by European Commission

EPICUR moves to the next stage

The 2030 strategy for an alliance of European universities was awarded an 18 million euro grant under the Erasmus+ programme on July 27. The implementation of the EPICUR SHAPE IT project will start in autumn/winter of 2022 and will run until 2028.

Many thanks to all BOKU staff and students who participated in the pilot phase!


Hej, SDU!

EPICUR welcomes new partner university

The University in Southern Denmark, Odense (Syddansk Universitet) is Denmark's third largest university with approximately 27.000 students. In November 2021, SDU officially joined EPICUR as the 9th member. The new addition to the alliance from the North works with the UN SDGs and expands EPICUR's network of regions in Europe.

European Lanuage Model Policy

Launch on September 9, 2021

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European University Alliances as Laboratories

Host Anke Stahl welcomes representatives of the EU-initiative "European Universities" to her periodic DAAD-podcast (German Academic Exchange Service). In talks with Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans-Jochen Schiewer (Rector of the University of Freiburg until Sept, 2020) the genesis of EPICUR and chances of success will be discussed.

Take a listen in German

Multilingualism Event

Declaration of Commitment to Multilingualism

On October 15th the rectors/presidents of all eight EPICUR universities signed the declaration with the intent of strengthening European languages. A European Model Language Policy will follow.