Join us for the European Universities Games 2024

Join us for the European Universities Games 2024

The interest for participating in the upcoming European Universities Games Debrecen-Miskolc is thriving greatly with lots of applications already received. The excitement for the next edition of the games in Hungary is getting higher and higher!

The European Universities Games 2024 are coming in less than 6 months, to be held from 12-24 of July in the two great cities of Debrecen and Miskolc, representing the biggest University sport event organized in the country since the Summer Universiade in 1965.

The 2024 edition of the Games will be held under the slogan “More than Games” and is expected to welcome a great number of athletes from across Europe’s leading universities, who will be able to represent their respective universities by competing in 17 different sports and take part in a wide range of educational and social activities.

The sports offered are 3x3 Basketball, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Handball, Beach Volleyball, Chess, Football, Futsal, Handball, Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Volleyball and Water Polo. Student athletes with disabilities are especially invited to take part in Para Table Tennis.

The registration is open, and applications can be submitted by the national university sport bodies in Europe, under the umbrella of the European University Sports Association (EUSA) - the license-holder of the European Universities Games. The priority registration deadline is 1st of February 2024, with the possibility of prolonged registration of 1st of March 2024, in case of available open spots for the designated sports.

The vision behind the European Universities Games 2024, contains one aim build by two universities and two cities, coming together to make this sports event, the most memorable so far. The EUG 2024 organizing committee is working tirelessly to ensure that the Games are a memorable experience for all participants. With state-of-the-art facilities and a vibrant atmosphere, Debrecen and Miskolc are ready to welcome athletes, coaches, and spectators from all over Europe. The Games will not only be a celebration of sports, but also a chance for cultural exchange and building lasting connections between universities.

Every involved person in the European Universities Games in Debrecen and Miskolc, will have the chance to enjoy the event as a sports festival, where the celebration of European universities sports will bring new memories, new sport opportunities, competitive spirit, and fun. All that will create another amazing edition of the European Universities Games and new legacy.

Like in the past, volunteers will play a very important key role in the realisation of this event, having the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and to develop their individual competencies, as well as exploring the passion for sport, organising sports events, and becoming future leaders in the sports community.

Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the 2024 European Universities Games in Hungary. Register now and get ready to experience “More than Games” in Debrecen and Miskolc in 2024!

The European Universities Games Debrecen-Miskolc 2024 are organised by the Hungarian University Sports Federation (HUSF/MEFS) in cooperation with the European University Sports Association (EUSA) and its Institute, as well as cities, universities and university sport clubs in Debrecen and Miskolc. The event is co-funded by the European Union. For more information about the event and how to register, please visit


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