Publish Date: 14.06.2021

Category: Eutopia

Consortium-related News 

EUTOPIA funds 17 students to lead their own international research projects over the summer
 
A competitive application process has resulted in 17 students from the EUTOPIA alliance being awarded funding from the EUTOPIA Undergraduate Research Support Scheme (EURSS). The successful students will tackle projects in a wide range of disciplines including language and literature, sociology, classics, physics and medicine.
 
Each student will lead their own international research project over the summer with the support of supervisors from two EUTOPIA partners. This enhanced mobility experience will give students an excellent opportunity to develop valuable transferable skills, build their confidence, and enhance their CV and career prospects. At the end of the project, students will present their research results at a EURSS showcase in the Autumn term.
 
The next round of EURSS is expected to launch in October 2021. To find out more please go to this link.

Events 

Joint the EUTOPIA community!
UPF's virtual information session on Monday 7 June at 4pmCET


Are you interested in participating in a European project with prestigious universities? Do you like the idea of travelling around Europe and working with students from all over Europe? How about actively contributing to improving your learning process and that of future generations? And what about improving your CV and acquiring new transferable skills? 

Next Monday 7 June 2021 at 4pm CET you will be able to learn about the EUTOPIA Project and how you can help create the new model of European Universities. Being part of the EUTOPIA project will give you academic recognition.

You will be able to follow the session online via streaming. 

Acces linkhttps://www.upf.edu/web/eutopia/streaming (no previous registration required).

Learn more here.


Series of workshops: Towards a grounded internationalized university: Tools and practices on internationalization at home


EUTOPIA is organizing within the WP6 - International a short series of workshops called Towards a grounded internationalized university: Tools and practices on internationalization at home. This two day event will be a place where people come together to think, discuss, build and promote an internationalized campus, international classrooms and internationalized curriculums.
Each session will last approx. 1:30h and is participative in its methodology: everybody will have the chance to give their point of view.

  • Tuesday 15 June 
    • 14:00 - 16:00 CET - Workshop 1: Building and internationalized campus. 
  • Wednesday 16 June 
    • 10:00 - 11.45 CET - Workshop 2: The international classroom.
    • 14:00 - 16:45 CET - Workshop 3: Towards an internationalized curriculum. 

For organizational purposes, we kindly request interested persons to register here

It is not necessary to attend all 3 workshops, just the ones of your interest. Please note that registration will be open until Friday 11 June at 16 h CET.

Upon registration, participants will receive a briefing with the session goals and objectives, as well as a few questions and prompts that will be used to facilitate the participation and the exchange of ideas during the workshop.

Let's think, discuss, build and promote an internationalized campus, international classrooms and internationalized curriculums. 
Together we follow our utopia, inspired by Europe, we build EUTOPIA. Join us!

Opportunities

Exchange opportunities at the University of Ljubljana 

Make your degree truly global. Spend one or two semesters the University of Ljubljana. You can experience Slovenian culture, learn a new language, gain skills to enhance your CV, and still earn credits toward your degree:
 www.uni-lj.si/international_cooperation_and_exchange.
You are also invited to explore the options and find an enjoyable and productive way to spend your summer. Choose one or more of our selected academic summer school courses and spend your time in a smart way: www.uni-lj.si/study/summerschools.


French-Swedish Mobility Programme opportunities


The programmes of the French Embassy / French Institute of Sweden aim to increase scientific and academic cooperation between France and Sweden by giving people active in research the opportunity to develop their professional network in the other country or to strengthen French-Swedish research cooperation. The programmes are open to any person active in research, whatever their field of research, in the exact sciences as well as in the humanities or social sciences. They cover travel and subsistence costs, but not salaries or research equipment. 

Please find more information on these programmes here (page in French and Swedish).


CY's International Bachelor "Data Science By Design"
Become an expert in Data Science for better life experiences


CY Tech presents you its International Bachelor "Data Science By Design".
Every day, we generate and manipulate data, and our understanding of the world becomes all the more precise, thanks to Data Science.
A Data Scientist works on the exploitation of this data in order to answer problems in fields as varied as medicine, agriculture, social networks or security. To prepare you to exploit data and produce the best possible decisions, the Bachelor will train you to master many disciplines: mathematics, statistics, databases and data management, programming, Artificial Intelligence, machine learning and deep learning.
But structuring, analysing and making data talk is not enough if it is not put at the service of society in a world in transition. How can we put this scientific and technical knowledge at the service of successful life experiences for each one of us?
CY Tech's Bachelor’s degree is unique in that it gives you the skills to do this through Design.

Registration is now open!
Please note that students from the EUTOPIA universities benefit from special fees and spots when registering.
Please find in the flyer and the brochure all the needed information regarding the Bachelor and registration.

Reminder

EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy – call for applicants

Ready to join the EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy?
Supporting research exchanges between high-potential, early to mid-career researcher from all EUTOPIA partner universities, the EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy will constitute a community of promising independent research leaders, sharing and promoting European values and the EUTOPIA vision of an interconnected academic environment. 
Opening date for applications: 30 April 2021. Closing date for applications: 30 June 2021.
 
More information
Call description
Application form


EUTOPIA DocMob Doctoral Mobility Programme – call for applicants


EUTOPIA DocMob supports research visits of EUTOPIA PhD students across EUTOPIA partner universities, and hence supports research collaboration within the EUTOPIA Alliance. The programme is open to all academic disciplines and topics.
Applications can be submitted from 30 April 2021 until 22 June 2021.
 
More information
Call description
Application form


Summer schools offered by the EUTOPIA universities


Please find below a reminder list of all the different summer schools proposed by the EUTOPIA universities.
For more information, please click on the relevant summer school.

Calendar 

April 30th - June 22nd
EUTOPIA DocMob Doctoral Mobility Programme – call for applicants

April 30th - June 30th
EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy – call for applicants

June 7th - August 27th
Data Science for Social Good summer programme (University of Warwick)

June 30th - July 2nd
Student-led summer conference ‘Rethinking SDG UN 2030 in the Post Pandemic Era'

July 5th - 23th
Ljubljana Summer School - Take the Best from East and West

July 5th - 16th
VUB's Summer school on EU policy-making: analysing civil rights in the EU

July 5th - 30th
The University of Gothenburg’s Summer School for Sustainability

July 5th - 9th
Simulation of the Council's negotiations on post-2020 EU budget

July 12th - 16th & 19th - 23th
Ljubljana's Doctoral Summer School

September 16th - 17th
EUTOPIA Postgraduate Conference in Political Science and International Studies

September 28th - 29th
ICUR 2021