From the heart of Europe’s metropolitan areas to peripheral rural regions, our diversity and complementarity drives our ambition to commit to a joint strategy for a structural institutional transformation towards a European University. Despite our differences, our collective motivation is based on a set of shared values and principles.
Among these are equality, inclusion, diversity, democracy and peaceful international cooperation. We strive for interdisciplinary and high-impact research while ensuring academic freedom, open data and open science for the general public in order to serve society.our mission
EULiST serves as an intermediary and generator of knowledge and innovation, empowering responsible change agents to solve the challenges humanity is facing, including climate change and the twin green and digital transition. To this end, EULiST strives to generate a unique and creative EULiST Academic Ecosystem of sustainable development, exhibiting innovative techniques and providing access to hands-on experience and experiments - all open to the public. Inspired by the reciprocities between society, science and technology, this academic ecosystem will support inter- and transdisciplinary learning, research and outreach to enable student and academic staff participation and interaction with society through the following key resources and EULiST flagships.
After the signature from the European Commission and main coordinator Leibniz University Hannover (LUH), other nine partners have signed the Grant Agreement demonstrating the formal approval of the agreement and its annexes. EULiST officially started its activities on 1 November 2023.
EULiST Staff Week was hosted by the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava from 16 to 20 October 2023.
On 15 September, the Brno University of Technology (BUT) hosted a meeting of the partners of the European University Alliance EULiST. Rector of the BUT Ladislav Janíček welcomed the chairman of the board of the alliance and also the president of Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH) Volker Epping and his coordinating team.
The Spanish Presidency of the Council has taken up the cause and promoted the celebration of the II Forum of European University Alliances on September 14 and 15 in Barcelona.