1. Who are ACA members?

    ACA members are European, nationally-based agencies in charge of the promotion and funding of international cooperation in higher education in their countries, such as DAAD, Nuffic and British Council. ACA members are involved in a wide range of activities in the field of international cooperation, with particular focus on management of the exchange programmes, promotion of national education and culture, research, provision of education-related information and consultation, and formulating policy advice. In addition to its full members, ACA also has 3 associate members, i.e. organisations of a similar profile from outside Europe.

  2. How can an organisation become an ACA member?

    ACA members are European, nationally-based agencies in charge of the promotion and funding of international cooperation in higher education in their countries, such as DAAD, Nuffic and British Council. ACA members are involved in a wide range of activities in the field of international cooperation, with particular focus on management of the exchange programmes, promotion of national education and culture, research, provision of education-related information and consultation, and formulating policy advice. In addition to its full members, ACA also has 3 associate members, i.e. organisations of a similar profile from outside Europe. Individual higher education institutions, such as universities and university colleges are not eligible for ACA membership. Similarly, individual persons cannot become member of ACA.

    If you feel your organisation fits the profile, please contact the ACA Secretariat to obtain more details.

  3. How do I subscribe to the ACA newsletter?

    In order to subscribe for the ACA Newsletter – Education Europe, you must fill in the online subscription form on the newsletter page. A one-year subscription costs EUR 120. Please mind to fill in all the required fields and click the “submit data” button at the end of the registration. You will receive an automatic confirmation message upon the completion of your registration. After your subscription you will have immedeate access to the all the available editions of the newsletter. An invoice or credit card form will be sent by e-mail shortly after the completion of your subscription. 

    For institutional subscriptions, please contact the ACA Secretariat directly.

  4. How do I register for an ACA event?

    In order to register for an ACA event, you must fill in the online registration form for the event of your choice in the events section of our website. Please mind to fill in all the required fields and click the “submit data” button at the end of the registration. You will receive an automatic confirmation message upon the completion of your registration. You will receive payment details and practical information about the events by e-mail at a later stage.

  5. How can I purchase an ACA publication?

    ACA publications from its monograph series “ACA Papers on International Cooperation in Education” can be obtained through any bookshop. It can also be ordered from the publisher, Lemmens Medien GmbH, Matthias-Grünewald-Str. 1-3, D-53175 Bonn, tel.: +49(0)2 28/42 13 70, fax: +49(0)2 28/42 13 7-29, E-mail: info@lemmens.de, or online via the publishers' website at http://www.lemmens.de/verlag/buecher.html.

    Other publications by ACA can be obtained via the ACA Secretariat or can be directly downloaded from the ACA website.

  6. Does ACA provide grants or scholarships?

    ACA is not a scholarship organisation and does not provide any funding for students or researchers. Many of our members, however, are scholarship organisations. In the members section of our website, you will find links to the websites of our member organisations and their funding offers.

  7. How can I benefit from a reduction to ACA events?

    The member's fee applies to staff and personnel from ACA member organisations only, i.e. persons who are employed by a member organisation. Members of member organisations do not receive the member’s fee.

    A special reduction is foreseen for subscribers of the ACA Newsletter - Education Europe. All paying subscribers will receive a EUR 20 reduction for ACA seminars and a EUR 50 reduction for the ACA Annual Conference.