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 policy and to develop best practice through mutual exchange of experience.
7-10 June, University of Padova
14h00 – 16h00 CEST
23 doctoral students have taken part in this year’s Coimbra Group 3 Minute Thesis competition, and we are pleased to announce now the three finalists. Effy Ntemou (University of Groningen), Ignacio Abadía Tercedor (University of Granada) and Omeed Neghabat (Aarhus University) will compete against each other at the live final to take place during the […]
Brian Bech Nielsen, Rector, Aarhus University In the modern university, it is easy to be consumed by the questions of competition. Are we recruiting the best talent? Do our students attain the skills needed in tomorrow’s dynamic labor market? How are we positioned to attract major grants? These questions are by no means unimportant. In […]
The 2022 Coimbra Group Annual Conference will take place at the University of Padua from 7 to 10 June 2022.
In 2022 the University of Padua accomplishes 800 years of history and the Coimbra Group Annual Conference is an integral part of the related comprehensive programme of celebrations.
Academic Freedom will be the topic for the Public Conference, which goes under the title «Universa Universis»: Academic Freedom in a Transforming World.
For more information and registration please click here (Coimbra Group members only)