• ETER European Tertiary Education Register
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Updated ETER Country Reports

ETER Country Reports describe the structure of the respective national higher education system. 17 reports have been updated with data for the period 2011-2020 and a new section on academic personnel.


Oct 25th

Impact of University Expenditures on Research Performance.  RISIS-ETER research seminar with Jürgen Janger (presenter) and Cinzia Daraio (discussant)


Oct 3rd, Oct 11th & Nov 29th

Registration is now open for three more user training sessions focusing on using ETER to identify institutions with similar profiles, cleaning and preparing ETER data for analysis with Stata and another introductory user training.




ETER data for 2020 are now available online. With this release, ETER provides longitudinal data for the whole period 2011-2020; this allows examining changes over time in European higher education.


Sep 14th 

What can explain the socio-economic gap in international student mobility uptake? Similarities between Germany, Hungary, Italy, and the UK.  RISIS-ETER research seminar with Sylke V Schnepf (presenter) and Kristina Hausschildt (discussant).



A data descriptor paper on the European Tertiary Education Register, the reference dataset on European Higher Education Institutions, has been published.

41 Countries

3,474 Higher Education Institutions

10 Years of data

More than1,500 Registered Users

121+ Publications using ETER