Founded in 1985 and formally constituted by Charter in 1987, the Coimbra Group is an association of long-established European multidisciplinary universities of high international standard. The Coimbra Group is committed to creating special academic and cultural ties in order to promote, for the benefit of its members,
internationalisation, academic collaboration, excellence in learning and research, and service to society. It is also the purpose of the Group to influence European educational and research policy and to develop best practice through mutual exchange of experience.
9h00 – 18h00 CEST, University Foundation, Brussels
Ahead of the second African Union – European Union Research & Innovation Ministerial Meeting scheduled to take place on 13 June 2023 at Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), where Ministers are expected to adopt the AU-EU Innovation Agenda and hence kick-start its implementation phase, Coimbra Group joins several other stakeholders in urging AU and EU leaders, and […]
President Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh, University of Galway When we at University of Galway launched our Strategic Plan Shared Vision, Shaped by Values in early 2020, we committed to ‘being here for our students, our society and our planet’. As President of University of Galway, who had been a student here in the 1980s and who […]
Registrations are now open for the Coimbra Group Annual Conference and General Assembly, 31 May – 2 June 2023. The University of Cologne is proud to host the event under the title “«Africa Meets Europe» – Academic Cooperation for a Sustainable Global Future”. This year the CG annual conference will discuss Europe-Africa cooperation. As in […]Read more >