Information for staff

Workshop for Early Career Researchers: Five Commonalities of High Performing Teams

We would like to invite you to the Five Commonalities of High Performing Teams workshop, which is intended for early career researchers and doctoral students. 

In this online workshop, we will learn from Juko-Mart Kõlar. He will talk about a real-life example of how to handle a diverse team in a tough market. He will share ways to create a place where everyone knows their job and can work together well every day.

Useful information

Date and time: 30.4.2024, 10:00 – 14:30
Place: MS Teams (you will receive the link after registration)
Register here:

For more information about workshop, please visit ENLIGHT webpage:

How can you use ENLIGHT to travel to a partner university?

1. As part of the ENLIGHT university alliance, thanks to a multilateral agreement, you can travel for the purpose of training or teaching to any of the 9 partner universities without the need for a bilateral agreement with the faculty. The Erasmus + funding scheme, STA, STT mobility is used to finance the stay. 
• Link to information on financing STA, STT mobility:
• If you are interested in traveling to the University of Bern, we can only provide you with administrative support, as Bern (Switzerland) is not a member of the EU and it is not possible to use funding from Erasmus+ sources for traveling

2. You can travel to the Blended Intensive Program (BIP, only as an active teacher in the given course. The Erasmus + STA mobility funding scheme is used to finance the stay (

3. Current information about conferences can be found on the official website of the alliance in the NEWS & EVENTS section (*). We also send information about conferences by e-mail through the vice-deans for science and education and for international relations. It is NOT possible to finance the participation in the conference from the usual funds of the Erasmus+ programme. If you are interested in participating in the ENLIGHT conference, contact us by e-mail at 

Researchers met in Uppsala to discuss topics on the theme Just Sustainable CIties.

researchers from ENLIGHT partner universities sit around a large table during the just sustainable cities workshop held in Uppsala, Sweden

On 16-17 Oct 2024, 20 teachers and researchers from ENLIGHT gathered in Uppsala, Sweden, to explore synergies and educational development opportunities within the thematic area of ‘A Just Sustainable City’. With the first day placing focus on joint learning and discussions around the participants’ respective research field, the second day explored new education formats being realized in the new ENLIGHT project period 2023-2027, and their implications for teaching and research on urban equity. 

Participating universities: Comenius University Ghent University University of Bordeaux University of Galway University of Tartu Uppsala University

University of Bordeaux: Welcome guide

The University of Bordeaux has prepared a handbook for incoming staff with a lot of useful information about the university and the city. You will find in it information about journey from the airport, public transport, accommodation and the campus (including a map). 

Welcome guide for incoming teaching and staff training mobility is available HERE. 

What ENLIGHT virtual exchange is all about

Information on the organisation of BIP mobility

All necessary information about the organisation of BIP mobility for UK teachers can be found HERE (Comenius University as a coordinator of a BIP).