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European Campus of City Universities
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EC2U: A European University

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The University of Jena is one of the seven partner universities of the European Campus of City Universities - EC2U, a multicultural and multilingual European University Alliance. Together, the EC2U partners are creating an innovative space that enables seamless mobility between universities and cities. EC2U stands for new ways in shaping a united Europe and addressing global challenges.

Students, university employees, the city administration, local businesses and interested citizens - you can all be a part of EC2U.

EC2U Pilot Phase - the mid-term report

EC2U in Europe
Learn more about the EC2U Alliance, its
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What is a European University Alliance?

Auf dem Weg zu Europäischen Hochschulen - ein Film des DAAD

What's new in EC2U?

Experience Europe! Apply by 27 March 2023 for one of 15 scholarships for Uni Jena to travel to Coimbra (Portugal) from 2. to 4.5.2023 for a meeting with students from the entire EC2U University Alliance.
EC2U Students Week Coimbra
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Apply now to be a part of the Uni Jena student delegation from 22.-25.05.2023.
City of Jena
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Apply for the programme which will be organised by the University of Pavia from 6 to 8.6. 2023.
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EC2U bietet Kurzzeit-Mobilitätsstipendien für Forschende in den Bereichen Sprache und kulturelle Diversität an. Jetzt bewerben!
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A workshop on strategies for intercultural learning and multilingualism on European campuses
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A first workshop on Knowledge Ecosystems, Stakeholder-Analysis and Citizens in Science is developed within RI4C2.
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EC2U Offers and Activities

Studierende auf dem Ernst-Abbe-Platz
EC2U is a multifaceted European experience for students.
Dozent im Seminarraum
EC2U is interaction and cooperation for teachers and researchers.
EC2U is intercultural network & skills for employees.
Blick auf Jenaer Stadtzentrum mit Jentower
EC2U is European identity.
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EC2U is European opportunity for businesses.

The wider EC2U Network

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The City of Jena, Jena Business Development, the European Information Centre in Erfurt and the Erasmus Student Network of the University of Jena.
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Research and Innovation for Cities and Citizens
Innenhof des Universitätshauptgebäudes
Foster.European.Competences and Talents

EC2U Events

Eine Studentin präsentiert.
14:00 · EC2U
The international student teams present their ideas.
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Offers and upcoming events across the entire EC2U Alliance can be found at ec2u.euExternal link.

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