EUI - European University Institute



President: Renaud Dehousse


EuroMeSCo “liaison officer”: Angelika Lanfranchi

General Statement

The European University Institute (EUI) was set up in 1972 by the six founding Member States of the European Communities to provide advanced academic training to doctoral researchers and to promote research at the highest level. It carries out research in a European perspective in Economics, Law, History and Civilization, and the Political and Social Sciences.

Areas of work




Doctoral Programme (Ph.D.) with Grants

Postdoctoral Max Weber Programme


Master of Laws (LL.M.)

Summer Schools



Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies


History and Civilization


Political and Social Sciences



Research Themes


Historical Archives of the European Union

EUI Publications

Cadmus, the Institutional Repository

Objectives of the Euromed/Middle East programme(s)

The Mediterranean Programme organises the annual Mediterranean Research Meeting which brings together around 200 researchers who spent three days in around 18 workshops dealing with inter-disciplinary issues around the Mediterranean. The programme also set up a loose network of young researches working on the issue of “Religion in the Public sphere” and “new religions trends and practices” in the Mediterranean World, trying to connect the evolution of all the religious movements involves in the area and not only Islam.

Publications and activities

Mediterranean Programme publications

Mediterranean Research Meeting publications

Membership to other networks

The Mediterranean Programme is also connected to the ReligioWest Project, based in the EUI and dedicated to the study of “the formatting of religions in the West”.

Practical information

EUI - European University Institute

Convento di San Domenico, Via delle Fontanelle, 20

I - 50016 San Domenico di Fiesole (FI)

Phone: +39 055 4685792





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