EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE
The EUI provides advanced academic training and supervision to doctoral and postdoctoral researchers and promotes research in a European perspective in Economics, History & Civilization, Law and Political & Social Sciences.
Founded in 1976, the EUI is a distinctly international institution, hosting a community of scholars from over 60 countries. A thriving intellectual climate, rich in seminars, conferences and events, includes leading academics and policy-makers from around the world.
A first-class research library offers extensive collections and services supporting advanced European-oriented research. The EUI is home to the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, the Max Weber Programme for Postdoctoral Studies and the Historical Archives of the European Union. The campus is spread over 14 sites, many of which are historical buildings, on the beautiful hills of Fiesole near Florence.
Doctoral programmes in Economics, History & Civilization, Law and Political & Social Sciences, and Master of Comparative, European and International Laws. Approximately 150 doctoral grants total are available annually from EU Member States; the annual application deadline is 31 January.
Numerous post-doctoral and senior faculty fellowships are available, including Max Weber Fellowships, Jean Monnet Fellowships, and Fernand Braudel Fellowships. The EUI is a host institution for the Marie Curie Fellowship programme, and offers numerous visiting programmes for researchers and fellows.