Lord Kinnock "A high-quality facility for the development of ideas on Europe."
The University of Birmingham Graduate Centre for Europe (GCfE), launched in 2005, is a major interdisciplinary initiative involving students and staff from three Colleges in the University
The GCfE has been established to
Enable exchanges of ideas on Europe among graduate students
Bring together expertise that is currently spread across a wide range of academic disciplines
Facilitate collaborative research activities
Promote the acquisition of research skills
Publish the Birmingham Journal for Europe
The GCfE is directed by a steering committee of postgraduates, who represent a range of disciplines. We engage the wider postgraduate community in our work through a range of activities. These include seminars, workshops, and the annual conference.
The GCfE collaborates with the Institute of Advanced Studies and the Europe Direct Information Centre in Birmingham.