About Us


Launched in 2008, EURAS is the Union of Eurasian Universities and higher education institutions.
EURAS is a no-profit international association, promoting cooperation among over 91 Universities from all around Europe, Asia and the Middle East and working for the global advancement of educational standards in the Eurasian region.

Being the cradle of all known civilizations and having the 2/3 of all the world population, the Eurasian region thus represents a center of excellence in terms of educational developments and cultural flows.

By building an international educational platform for regional universities, EURAS serves its members as a bridge to reach the best educational services wordwide.

EURAS connects universities and higher education institutions belonging to different geo-political and cultural backgrounds and seeks ways to enhance their dialogue and exchange of best practices.


Eurasian Universities Union’s mission can be summarized as:

• Building a platform for Regional Universities to reach international educational services;
• Establishing cooperation and networking among Members;
• Improving academic standards of education;
• Supporting innovation;
• Encouraging student and academic staff mobility;
• Promoting policy development internationally;
• Representing the interests and concerns of member universities while supporting their appreciation and visibility worldwide;
• Strengthening leadership of Eurasian Universities by sharing knowledge and exchanging best practices.


Our vision is to promote sustainable peace and advanced technology worldwide through the development of culture and new educational systems.

Our Vision for the future is that of a society of self-aware and highly qualified individuals benefiting from global education and mobility services. EURAS aims to open the borders of education to the public and to favor the exchange of knowledge and best practices among higher education institutions from the entire Eurasian region.

In order to accomplish these goals, we believe that connecting universities from diverse backgrounds can make the difference in guaranteeing real equality and accessibility to excellence in educational standards.


EURAS has been established to create a wide and productive ground for mutual sharing in diversified academic, social and cultural areas. Each step taken for a certain end will also bring its own openings to many other aspects and contribute in the enrichment of activities of the members and of the Union. To begin with, EURAS targets in;

  • Joint projects under EU, UN and national agencies programmes;
  • Joint research and development activities;
  • EURAS publications;
  • Student and Academic exchange;
  • Thematic conference, seminars and meetings;
  • Summer schools and internship;
  • Expert roster;
  • Double degree and certificate programs for EURAS students;
  • EURAS awards and scholarship