How to become an ELIA member
Thank you for your interest in becoming an ELIA member. ELIA is the only multidisciplinary network organisation for higher arts education in Europe and beyond.
If you wish to become a member of ELIA please read the information below and then fill in the online application form.
For questions please contact ELIA Head of Communications and Membership Barbara Revelli at firstname.lastname@example.org
All members receive the ELIA Newsletter
with the latest updates and news from the network. Students from the member institutions are eligible to participate in artistic projects and festivals
organized by ELIA. Furthermore, member institutions get a discount
on all ELIA conferences, seminars, symposia and other events.
are normally European Institutes of higher education in the arts, providing advanced, degree or degree equivalent diplomas or courses of training recognised at the highest professional level. Non-European Member status is given to all institutes outside Europe that otherwise fulfil the criteria of ordinary full membership as stated in the statutes.
have all rights equal to Full Members, except the right to vote. Non-European Members pay the membership fee according to the same criteria as Full Members.
is open to institutions which don’t fulfil the requirements to be full member and to natural as well as legal persons.
The Executive Board on behalf of the Representative Board approves all membership applications.
All membership fees are per calendar year.
ELIA's membership fees are reassessed on an annual basis.
Please refer to the ELIA Statute
for more details about the membership procedure and conditions.
The membership fees listed here below are current as of January 2016.
Full and non-European members
|up to 250 arts students
|up to 500 arts students
|up to 1000 arts students
|up to 2000 arts students
|up to 4000 arts students
|above 4000 arts students