Euro-Mediterranean University Insitute EMUI (EMUI_ EuroMed University)

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EMUI_ EuroMed University-Monasterio degli Olivetani / Dipartamento di Storia, Società e Studi sull'Uomo-Università del Salento
EMUI_Universidad Complutense, San Bernardo 49, 28015, Madrid
00152 Roma

0034 670 056 584
Telephone (other)
0039 331 571 7674
E-Mail (2)
E-Mail (3)
Organisation Type
Public Institution
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. International/Cultural relations
  2. Research
General Information
The Euro-Mediterranean University Institute (EMUI) was founded in collaboration with the Complutense University of Madrid host to our Spain Campus, and an EU, Maghreb and Middle East University Consortium. Officially launched in Malta on October 16th 2007, the events were hosted at the Mediterranean Conference Centre (Valletta), with institutional support from the Government of the Republic and the Embassy of Spain. The Euro-Mediterranean University Institute (EMUI) arises in Spain as a Research University Institute of the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). In cooperation with the homologue institutions in Malta and Fes (Morocco), the creation of the EMUI_UCM implies the consolidation of the Euro-Mediterranean Southern University. The Complutense Institute – EMUI was approved by the UCM Government Council on December the 16th, 2009. EMUI_  EuroMed University Headquarter: Monastero deggli Olivetani, Lecce (Italia)
Mission and Objectives

1.- To develop teaching and research quality programs focused on the European Union and its projection upon the Mediterranean Area.
2.- To form professionals in every area of punctual interest for European and Euro-Mediterranean institutions. These professionals will meet the standards of quality set by social, political and economic sectors involved.
3.- To offer programs of continuous education for updating knowledge and basic skills of the above referred professionals.
4.- To foster the spreading of results through specialized media. There will be also a presence in general media, according to the interests of their users.
5.- To draw up proposals of continuous education through courses, seminars or conferences that will be available to any citizen, with the purpose of guaranteeing accurate and critical information on the ongoing development of the EU, particularly in relation to Mediterranean issues.
6.- To advise public and private institutions on the aforementioned issues. Consultant panels will be set up to pursue this goal.
7.- To set up institutional teaching and research networks, with or without extra-communitarian partners, in order to improve the spreading of results. It will be also be a target to establish partnerships with other institutions in order to create local, regional or communitarian programs to be developed at the affected geopolitical areas.

Main Projects / Activities

1. Economy and Environment
2. History and Civilization
3. European Union and Mediterranean Law
4. Political and Social Sciences
5. International Relations and Cooperation
6. Arabic and Islamic Studies
7. EuroMed: Social Technology and Digital Citizenship
8. EuroMed: Equaliy and Gender Studies
Scientific Specialization
0. Social and Juridical Sciences

Contact (1) Full Name
Paloma Criado-Veira
Job Title
Head of the Precidency Cabinet
Head of the organisation
Román Reyes