Research power along the Danube

Confluence of Sava river and Danube in Belgrade (c) Wikipedia

Between its source in the Black Forest and its mouth on the Black Sea, the Danube traverses 2,872 kilometres and shares shores with ten countries. The Danube Rectors' Conference (DRC) is a strong network of almost 70 universities in this region. Our aim is to improve higher education in teaching and research, and the advancement of our member universities by establishing sustainable contacts.


The DRC is Affiliate member of the European University Association (EUA)

News from our network

See below the latest news and browse in our archive.


For news from our Presidency, please click here.


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EDU-LAB Interreg Project video

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SAVE THE DATE: DRC Annual Meeting 7-9 November 2018




We kindly ask you to save the date for our next Annual Meeting to be held at the Comenius University Bratislava 7. - 9. November 2018.

During the General Assembly, we will elect a new presidency.

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Conference on "Smart Specialisation and Technology Transferas Innovation Drivers for Regional Growth"

©European Union, 2018
©European Union, 2018


The European Commission's Joint Research Centre, under the auspices of the Bulgaria Presidency of the Council of the EU, is pleased to invite you to the conference on ''Smart Specialisation and Technology Transferas Innovation Drivers for Regional Growth'' taking place in Sofia, Bulgaria, on 3-4th May 2018.


This high level conference will bring together policymakers, scientists, businesses, regional authorities and universities to consider the opportunities and challenges for Europe, notably South-east Europe and including the Western Balkans, in research, development, education, employment and innovation and in particular, the process of skills creation, knowledge and technology.

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JRC open access

Joint Research Centre is glad to announce that the a new series of calls for open access to JRC scientific laboratories and facilities in the non-nuclear and nuclear areas has been opened.


The calls are addressed to external users from academia and research organisations, industry, SMEs, and more in general from the private and public sectors.


You will find all relevant information here:

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