Terms & Conditions


The website of the College of Europe which is accessible via the address https://www.coleurope.eu and its variations (hereinafter "the Website") is intended for general information purposes. By accessing the Website and the materials and information contained herein, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, accept and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. The contents of this website do not necessarily reflect the position or opinion of the College of Europe. Neither the College of Europe nor any person acting on behalf of the College of Europe is responsible for the use which might be made of the information provided on this site.

The study programmes are revised annually to ensure continuing excellence and dynamism.


The Privacy Office in Brugge is there to advise and create awareness for all privacy related issues and acts as an incident contact point. 


The content of this website is protected by copyright. All rights in the pages, pictures, multimedia content, text, information, materials, site content and arrangement (hereinafter "the Content") are owned by the College of Europe (hereinafter "the College") or its licensors.  Users are prohibited from modifying, copying, distributing, transmitting, displaying, publishing, selling, licensing, creating derivative works or using any site content for any other purposes than that of the Website, i.e. providing information about the College.  The trademarks, service marks and logos ("marks") appearing on the Website are the property of the College or its licensors. Users may not use any of the marks without the prior written consent by the College.


The copyright for Research Papers remains solely with their authors as indicated within these texts. The Research Papers may only be used for academic purposes and users are prohibited from modifying, copying, distributing, transmitting, displaying, publishing, selling, licensing, or creating derivative works of the Research Paper without the prior explicit written consent of the author. Use for academic purposes is restricted to downloading, storing and printing of the Research Papers. If concepts, ideas, or idiomatic expressions are taken over from Research Papers, this has to be indicated and cited according to generally accepted standards. Subject to full acknowledgement of the source, Research Papers may be used and copied for educational purposes (handouts, syllabi, etc.).


The Website is under constant development. The College has made every effort to ensure that the information contained on the Website was accurate at the time of creation and/or modification. All information, including but not limited to graphics, text and links to other sites, is provided "as is" and is subject to change without prior notice. The College does not warrant the adequacy, accuracy or completeness of any information on this site and expressly disclaim any liability for errors or omissions therein.  The College makes every effort to ensure that its computer infrastructure is free from viruses but accepts no liability for damage caused by viruses acquired via the Website.

Each campus is responsible for its own campus related content.


The Website may include hyperlinks to websites maintained or controlled by others. The College is not responsible for and does not routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of linked websites.


The automatic or manual collection of e-mail addresses from the Website of the College for commercial use, including (but not limited) for resale or for the unsolicited sending of e-mails, is strictly prohibited.

IMAGES & VIDEOS (in times of COVID-19)

Images and videos used in our social media and on this website may have been taken before social distancing rules came into force. Social distancing measures in our buildings and around our campuses  will be observed whilst social distancing rules are in place. As images and videos may have been taken prior to these measures they may not reflect this.

General News


EU Diplomacy Paper 3/2024

The Department of EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies has published a new EU Diplomacy Paper entitled "The ‘Graveyard of Umpires’? The Hard-Learned Lessons that Afghanistan Taught EU...