Annual Conference - Timisoara, Romania
This year's UNeECC Annual Conference was organised by
Alliance of Timișoara Universities
between 9-12 October 2024 in Timisoara, Romania.
See you there!
UNeECC organisation is welcoming its new members!
To ensure the recognition of the role and contribution of universities to
the success of the cities conferred the title “European Capital of Culture”,
to provide the member universities with a possibility of continuous and
full participation in the European Capitals of Culture movement, and
to foster inter-university cooperation to develop and reshape the
universities' regional positions to create new activities for cities
and universities.

UNeECC University Members

University of the Month

Lithuania Lithuania Vytautas Magnus University

Vytautas Magnus University

Every month we are introducing one of the university members of UNeECC to learn more about their mission, academic activities, research fields and projects. This time we take a closer look at Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, European Capital of Culture 2022. VMU is organising the Annual Conference of UNeECC this year.

Vytautas Magnus University Up Close

VMU is a comprehensive university devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, research, arts and innovation, and fostering critical thinking, imaginative response as well as the desire and capacity for lifelong learning of our students who will have an impact on the world, locally and globally. VMU has a reputation as a university with a globally oriented, free-spirited, liberal mindset. The time spent at VMU is a formative step in the lives of our students, facilitating not only career opportunities but also personal growth, strength of character and a sense of self-fulfilment. Studying at VMU means obtaining an all-round education conveying core competencies and abilities such as a broader understanding of global issues and society, the capacity for problem analysis and critical thinking, a spirit of inquisitiveness enabling one to adapt to new knowledge and promoting an attitude of lifelong learning, all of which empower one to make informed judgements as an individual and act confidently as a leader.