ECIU University

The European Consortium of Innovative Universities

ECIU University is an EU-funded European University of which the University of Trento is a member. The ECIU University gathers together learners, teachers, and researchers to cooperate with cities and businesses and solve real-life challenges, by creating a completely new educational model on a European scale.

Open Community

ECIU University is based on the model of challenge-based innovation, research and education, integrating the needs of society, research and industry for personalised learning.

Cutting-edge technologies

Digital transformation is at the core of ECIU University, enabling innovations in education and research.

Innovative Co-creation Model

In 2030, ECIU University adopts a novel, resilient funding model for the future European University.

I am a learner

Apply for an ECIU challenge that intrigues you

I am an interested partner

With an interest to develop a challenge and get to work with a special team of students

Or just have a look at our past challenges

European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU) is the leading international network of research intensive universities, with collective emphasis on innovation, creativity and societal impact.

The ECIU University is an EU-funded initiative of the alliance of 12 universities in the ECIU that creates a ground-breaking and innovative educational model on a European scale.

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