BRUSSELS - A few weeks ago the European Students' Union (ESU) celebrated its 30th anniversary. It has been an exciting history for an organisation that started in 1982 as a European information bureau for Western students: a reaction to Soviet domination of the international student movement. In 1989, when the Berlin Wall came down, it opened its doors to student movements from across Europe.
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Our Chairperson, Fernando Galan represented the European Students’ Uni read more
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The European Students' Union organised the first EQUIP workshop in Ams read more
AMSTERDAM – Student representatives from across Europe gathered in Ams read more
Tue 10 May 2016
Lea Meister from Switzerland has been elected as Chairperson of the European Students’ Union (ESU). Along with Lea, two (read more)
BRUSSELS – The European Students’ Union welcomes the steps forward to make EU education systems more accessible to non-E (read more)
Mon 09 May 2016
Two meetings meetings will be held in May 2016 under the ESPAQ project - Enhancing Student Participation in Quality Assu (read more)
Thu 21 Apr 2016
The Steering Committee of the ESU QA Student Experts’ Pool hereby opens a call for 40 members of the ESU Quality Assuran (read more)
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The European Students' Union (ESU) is an umbrella organisation of 45 National Unions of Students (NUS) from 38 countries.
ESU presented its publication Financing Students Toolkit at the final conference of the project on Financing the Students' Future in January 2013. (read more)
ESU represents and advocates the educational, social, economical and cultural interests of students at the European level: European Union, Council of Europe, UNESCO and the Bologna Follow Up Group.
For 2015, ESU is receiving financial support from the European Commission through Erasmus+ Programme: KA3, Support for Policy Reform- Civil society cooperation in the field of education and training.
ESU is also known as "ESIB – The National Unions of Students in Europe". ESU’s name and image is legally being used by ESIB asbl, BE-0890.019.936, Rue de l’Industrie 10, 1000 Brussels (Belgium).