StudyPortals.eu – The European Study Choice Platform
StudyPortals brings transparency to the wealth of study opportunities in Europe’s higher education. Being a spin-off from a large international student association, StudyPortals is determined to stimulate and inform students on international study choice. For this, they have a set of websites where you can find and compare your study opportunities, as well as the scholarships and grants to finance your study:
Central European University
CEU graduate students and faculty from around the world come together in Budapest to engage in interdisciplinary education, pursue advanced scholarship, and address some of society’s most vexing problems. Choose from 50 degree programs and apply now to join our densely international community in the heart of Europe! Academic areas and programs:
- Cognitive Science (PhD)
- Environmental Sciences and Policy
- Gender Studies
- International Relations
- Legal Studies
- Mathematics and its Applications
- Medieval Studies
- Nationalism Studies
- Network Science (PhD)
- Political Science
- Public Policy
- Sociology and Social Anthropology
Generous scholarships available We are committed to attracting talented students from around the world and provide a variety of scholarships and research grants for which applicants from any country are eligible to apply. Application deadline for scholarship degree programs: February 4, 2016. Find our more at www.ceu.edu.
Canterbury Christ Church University
Canterbury Christ Church University is a modern, fast-growing university, located in Canterbury, a UNESCO world heritage site in the southeast of England, conveniently perfectly situated on high speed train lines linking London, Paris, and Brussels. CCCU has a national reputation for its teaching excellence, the quality of its learning and the friendly and supportive community of undergraduate and graduate students, drawn here from all over the world. CCCU’s Politics & IR students all enjoy cutting-edge teaching in relevant pathways with personalised supervision, an award-winning library, multimillion-pound sports centre and an active student union and social scene. Our 3 new MSc in European Politics (with Diplomacy), International Relations (with Security), and Politics (with Migration & Minorities) combine classic with the contemporary, and are supported by competitive scholarships, a studentship and inhouse internships. We also have a vibrant PhD community of international scholars studying a wide range of topics supported by annual competitive scholarships. Applications for autumn 2016 accepted throughout the summer. http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/polir/postgraduate or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zaragoza Logistics Center
Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) is a research institute established by the Government of Aragon in Spain in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Zaragoza. Founded in 2003, the ZLC campus is located in the heart of PLAZA, the largest logistics park in the southwest of Europe that serves as a working laboratory to transfer new knowledge and working practices. ZLC mission is to create an international center of excellence for research and education in logistics and SCM that actively engages with industry and the public sector to develop and disseminate knowledge.
Uniplaces is creating a trusted, global brand for student accommodation. Since launching in 2013, Uniplaces became the fastest-growing international website for booking student accommodation. We are the solution to your first problem: accommodation. Uniplaces has been making the process of finding accommodation easier for students all over the world. Because no two students are the same, we use our expert knowledge to recommend the place to stay that best fits your taste and budget.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services, and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Find more at http://www.microsoft.com/
Podio is a new type of group collaboration software where sharing, communicating and getting work done takes place in one online platform – fully customizable through the unique ability to create your own apps.
Qreer.com is a European Technical Job Board with a database of candidates from all over Europe. Our team visits job and recruitment fairs all across Europe to subscribe job seekers and get them connected and engaged to Qreer.com. Our exposure is around 2.000.000 candidates in Engineering, Software, Science, Automotive, and Technology. Our candidates range from a BcS, MsC, PhD, and have over 18 different backgrounds and 150 technical specialisms. We advise you to visit our website www.Qreer.com and register yourself. This way you will be able to apply for jobs and internships, and to receive these in your field of interest and browse for the positions within the most leading technical companies in Europe.
Interrail.eu is the online company for European rail passes. It sells Interrail passes that lets you travel through 30 European countries by train. Traveling to the adventurous Balkans, the sunny south, or the breath-taking nature in Scandinavia; with the convenience of a rail pass a unique adventure awaits you. Interrail passes are for European travelers only. Are you from a non-EU country? Check out our Eurail passes at www.eurail.com.
LISTSERV launched the email list industry 25 years ago and remains the gold standard. Continuously developed to meet the latest demands, LISTSERV provides the power, reliability and enterprise-level performance you need to manage all of your opt-in email lists, including email newsletters, announcement lists, discussion groups and email communities.
Pricewise is the largest energy switching service in Europe. In 2013 we helped more than 500.000 European consumers switch supplier and save money. In the Netherlands we also have compare tools for telecom and insurance products. These tools help Dutch AEGEE members save money. Find more at http://www.pricewise.nl/
Beslist.nl is the biggest online shopping centre in the Netherlands & Belgium (beslist.be). The site is visited daily by 500,000 visitors who can find more than 25 million products from 10.000 webshops. They also make it possible that every customer, students with small budgets included, can find the best products for the lowest price. Everything you could possibly need for your education online!
Europe Language Jobs
Europe Language Jobs is the largest job board specialized in multilingual job vacancies around Europe. We are a meeting point between candidates looking for an opportunity abroad and companies searching for candidates with languages. ELJ operates in over 48 countries and 33 languages.
DG EAC, EACEA – Erasmus+ Programme
Erasmus+ is the Programme the European Union has set up for young people. It aims to inspire a sense of active European citizenship, solidarity and tolerance among young Europeans and to involve them in shaping the Union’s future. It promotes mobility within and beyond the EU’s borders, non-formal learning and intercultural dialogue, and encourages the inclusion of all young people, regardless of their educational, social and cultural background: Erasmus+ is a Programme for all. Every year, thousands of projects are submitted by promoters in order to get financial support from the Programme; a selection process aims at granting the best projects.
Council of Europe – European Youth Foundation
The European Youth Foundation (EYF) is a fund established in 1972 by the Council of Europe to provide financial support for European youth activities. It has an annual budget of approximately 3 million Euros. Since 1972, more than 300 000 young people, aged between 15 and 30 and mostly from member states, have benefited directly from EYF-supported activities. In 2007 the EYF supported some 300 projects involving more than 15 000 young people.
EPSO’s role is to serve the EU Institutions by providing high quality, efficient and effective selection procedures that enable them to recruit the right person, for the right job, at the right time. EPSO is responsible for selecting staff to work for the Institutions and Agencies of the European Union including the European Parliament, the Council, the European Commission, the Court of Justice, the Court of Auditors, the European External Action Service, the Economic and Social Committee, the Committee of the Regions, the European Data Protection Supervisor and the European Ombudsman.
EurActiv.com is the leading online media focused on European Union policies, counting more than 590.000 monthly unique visitors. Set up in 1999, EurActiv publishes EU policy news and information in 12 languages from offices in the capitals of 12 European countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, United Kingdom and Turkey. EurActiv.com is, since July 2010, a member of the European Business Press. Also part of the EurActiv family are video channel EUX TV and Fondation EurActiv PoliTech, which incorporates EurActiv’s blogging platform, Blogactiv.
EU Studies Fair (POLITICO Europe)
POLITICO’s EU Studies Fair is the largest educational and networking event in the world focused on graduate and postgraduate programs in EU studies, international relations, business, economics, public policy and law. Since 1999, the EU Studies Fair has been a reference for world-class academic institutions to recruit top students from across the world for graduate and postgraduate programs. The two-day fair, held annually in Brussels, is a unique opportunity for students and young professionals to discover both academic and career opportunities. The EU Studies fair also features career seminars, personalized career counseling, guided tours of the EU institutions and university spotlights. To know more and to register for free, visit: http://www.politico.eu/event/eu-studies-fair-2017/
Europe & Me
“E&M is an online lifestyle magazine, its motto is to “make Europe personal”, because Europe is often only identified with politics and bureaucracy.The magazine was founded in September 2007 and first published in July 2008, and since then have been writing about every possible “Europe” – the Europe of young masters students, the Europe of Chernobyl survivors, the Europe of the European Commission, the Europe of immigrants and the Europe of expats.
Peace Revolution is a project under the non-profit organization WPI- “World Peace Initiative Foundation”, striving for peace through development of individuals from all around the world. It was founded in 2008 in Thailand and since then Peace Revolution empowers and inspires young people from different countries around the globe through techniques of meditation, helping them aquire tools needed to work on leadership and impacting society by becoming living role models to other young people around them. This is possible thanks to the merging of meditation lessons and new technologies. The Peace Revolution concept starts with the idea of “You will never be able to lead and help others until you’ve learnt to lead and help yourself”.
Student and Youth Associations
IFISO – Informal Forum of International Student Organisations. IFISO is an informal forum for international officers of pluralistic, “non-political” and not-for-profit international (worldwide, European, etc.) student-run organizations. IFISO is an international network of global or European Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs). IFISO provides a platform for these NGOs to share best practices, but also to pursue common aims, often by cooperating through inter-organisational projects on a European level.
Board of European Students of Technology (BEST) is a constantly growing non-profit and non-political organisation. Since 1989 BEST has been providing communication, cooperation and exchange opportunities for students all over Europe. 94 Local BEST Groups in 33 countries are creating a growing, well-organised, powerful, young and innovative student network. BEST promotes “Empowered diversity”and helps the European students of technology become more internationally minded, by reaching a better understanding of European cultures and developing the ability to work and volunteer in a global environment.
Student Forum Maastricht
Student Forum Maastricht (SFM) is an annual student conference that offers international students the possibility to discuss European Union related topics. In cooperation with the European Commission, the students draft policy proposals for relevant policy fields presenting their ideas and suggestions. SFM based at the Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASoS) of Maastricht University. While the European Commission provides the groups with a problem statement which constituted the starting point for the proposals, several experts working in the relevant field give their input and share insights with the participants. Each working group is guided by an academic tutor who accompanies the students in the process of drafting the policy papers. The work in the groups is complemented by an inspiring and diverse lecture programme.
The Brussels Interns NGO (B!ngo) ASBL is a Brussels-based organization that promotes quality internships. It 1) offers internship-seekers and employers a platform to interact, 2) provides the general public with information about (quality) internships in Belgium, and 3) serves as one of the main stakeholders in improving interns’ working & learning conditions. AEGEE works with them to raise awareness towards the quality internships cause, sharing resources and knowledge.
EESTEC – Electrical Engineering STudents’ European assoCiation is a European wide association of students of electrical engineering (EE) and computer science (CS). Our vision is to unite all students of EE and CS in order to achieve their full potential in their personal and professional life, as well as promoting our EE and CS amongst all students across Europe. The backbone of our activities consists of academical workshops on various thematics from EE and CS field. Our activities also take place in cultural exchanges and other numerous events (round tables, competitions, JobFairs, career events,…) organized by our Local Committees. Currently, EESTEC is spreaded on 51 universities through whole Europe.
The European Pharmaceutical Students’ Association (EPSA) is a non-profit and non-political association which represents 33 Pharmacy Students’ Associations from 29 countries, representing around 120.000 pharmacy students all over Europe. Its main objective is ‘to develop the interests and opinions of European pharmacy students and to encourage contact and collaboration between them. EPSA’s motto “Bringing Pharmacy, Knowledge and Students Together” reflects its will to promote the ideas and opinions of all the students of Pharmacy in Europe in order to improve the Education, the Pharmaceutical Profession and the Scientific Advances regarding Pharmacy. EPSA has its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, in PGEU’s offices.
Erasmus Student Network (ESN) is a not-for-profit international student organisation. Our mission is to represent international students, thus provide opportunities for cultural understanding and self-development under the principle of Students Helping Students. We are 12.000 members from more than 350 sections working on a volunteer base in Higher Education Institutions. We are offering services to 150.000 students.
ESTIEM is the organisation for European Students of Industrial Engineering and Management, who combine technological understanding with management skills. ESTIEM’s goal is to establish and foster relations between students across Europe and to support them in their personal and professional development. The network consists of 64 Local Groups in 25 countries, reaching out to 50 000 students.
The International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS) is a platform for political science students and students interested in political science issues. The Association is international, politically independent, non-profit and student-run, and aims to have global impact in the political science sphere. In its thirteen years of existence, IAPSS embraces over 75 association members, approximately 10.000 individuals, from more than fifty countries spread all over the world. Next tot he Executive Committee which is situated in Ljubljana, Slovenia, IAPSS also has two specialized regional centres, one in Latin America headquartered in Peru (IAPSS LARC) and one in the Western Balkans.
The International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA) is one of the largest international student forums, bringing together more than 1.2 million medical students representing 96 countries from all 4 corners of the globe. The IFMSA believes and works towards creating culturally sensitive medical students who are able to appreciate health problems throughout the world, work relentlessly to alleviate the burdens of those problems and join forces with relevant partners to create healthier communities, and thus a healthier world.
ThinkYoung is a Brussels-based think-tank concerned with young Europeans. We aim at mobilising young Europeans into reflecting upon their future, believing in their potential and showing the results to political, business and social actors. We not only think, we act. Our vision is to make Europe the best place to live for young people. Our mission is to make Brussels ThinkYoung!