This programme line supports the establishment of twenty 'European Universities' by 2024. The transnational network of universities should promote European values and identity, as well as increase the quality, international competitiveness and attractiveness of European Higher Education. The universities will enable students to obtain a degree by combining studies in several EU countries.

The main aims are:

  • A European higher education inter-university campus
  • A long-term joint strategy for education, focussing on sustainability, excellence and European values
  • A platform for students, academics and external partners to address the major societal issues facing Europe today
  • A curricula that offers mobility at all study levels



  • Consortium: Minimum of 3 HEIs from at least 3 EU Member States or other Programme countries & any public/private organisation (as associated partner)
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Award Amount: EUR 5,000,000
  • Call for proposals: from approx. 24.Okt. 2019 - 28 Feb. 2020 at 12:00 Brussels time (for projects starting 01. Sep. 2020 & 01. Dec. 2020)


Applications should be made to the EACEA in Brussels