E³UDRES², the Engaged and Entrepreneurial European University as Driver for European Smart and Sustainable Regions, is focusing on the following main topics:
- Co-Innovate Smart and Sustainable European Regions
- Co-Ideate a Future University for future-skilled learners
- Co-Create a European Multi-University Campus
E³UDRES² promotes the development of small and medium-sized cities and their rural environments into smart and sustainable regions and shapes a prosperous future with the best possible quality of life for a self-determined people in a progressive European society.
E³UDRES² co-creates outstanding ideas and concepts for future universities for future skilled-learners, integrates challenge-based education, mission-oriented research, human-centered innovation as well as open and engaged knowledge exchange as interrelated core areas and establishes an exemplary multi-university campus across Europe.
The E³UDRES² consortium consists of a unique combination of scientific universities and universities of applied sciences (UAS). In addition, E³UDRES² members are ambitious, flexible, small or medium-sized university (<15,000 students), located in a small or medium-sized European city (<250,000 inhabitants) of one of the smal-ler European countries (<20 million Inhabitants) and anchored in their surrounding environments but internatio-nally connected and active within the European Higher Education Area.