UACES membership is open to anyone who is working, researching or who is interested in the field of European Studies. UACES is based in the UK but draws its members from all over Europe and beyond.

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Membership Year

UACES membership runs annually from 1st January - 31st December.

You can join at any time during the year. If you join between 1st September - 31st December, your membership will roll over to the next year; i.e. you will receive the rest of the current year for free.

When your membership ends, you can renew for 1, 2 or 3 years, with discounts for multi-year renewals. The exception is Early-Career membership: a fixed 3-year membership.

Membership Rates

  Individual Early-Career Student Group Ends on
Annual Membership 50 GBP
25 GBP 180 GBP 31/12/2018
3-year Membership

90 GBP (30 GBP p/a)


If you would prefer not to pay online, please email admin[at] for a paper membership form.

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Individual Membership

50.00 GBP

For anyone researching, working on, or interested in the study of contemporary Europe.


Student Membership

25.00 GBP

For current PhD or masters students.

Group Membership

180.00 GBP

Group membership covers staff and students within an organisation.

For universitities, we define Group as a Department, a Centre, a School or a Faculty, not the University as a whole.

Membership associations cannot join UACES as a group member.



Early-Career Membership

90.00 GBP (3 years)

or 30.00 GBP p/a (3 years)*

For researchers within 3 years of their PhD Viva.

*For this option, please select 'online by credit/debit card' as your payment choice on the next page. You can then choose between paying 90.00 GBP upfront, or signing up to a 3-year payment plan of 30.00 GBP p/a.