Championships 2027

Bidding for the 2027 European Universities Championships is Open!

The European Universities Championships (EUC) are university sports competitions governed by the European University Sports Association (EUSA), which take place on a biannual basis. The very first championships took place in 2001, at first on an annual basis before the introduction of the European Universities Games, which are held every even-numbered year, with the Championships held every odd-numbered year.

For EUC2027, there are 24 sports on the programme, split into two categories:

 - GROUP A: 3x3 Basketball, Basketball, Beach Handball, Beach Volleyball, Football, Futsal, Handball, Rowing, Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Taekwondo, Volleyball, Water Polo
- GROUP B: Badminton, Chess, Orienteering, Padel, Rugby 7’s, Table Tennis, Tennis, Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Snow Volleyball

Altogether, 18 events are to be attributed in total, including:

European Universities Championships: Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Taekwondo
European Universities Beach Championships: Beach Handball, Beach Volleyball
European Universities Winter Championships: Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Snow Volleyball

European Universities Championships: 3x3 Basketball, Basketball, Badminton, Chess, Football, Futsal, Handball, Orienteering, Padel, Rowing, Rugby 7's, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball,  Water Polo.

The timeline and deadlines for the bidding procedure and selection is as follows:
Deadline for submission of the bid:  01.03.2024
Payment of the attribution fee*:  01.03.2024
Attribution of the EUC: by 01.05.2024
* Fee to be refunded in case the candidate is not selected

Please consult the Bidding procedure on possibilities and needed steps if you would like to organise European Universities Championship(s) in 2027.
Please do not hesitate to contact the EUSA Office at for any additional information.