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

The UACES membership year runs from the 1st January - 31st December each year. You can renew for one, two or three years, with discounts for multi-year renewals.

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 at no extra cost.

Membership Rates

  Individual Early-Career Student Group Ends on
Annual Membership 50 GBP


25 GBP 180 GBP 31/12/2018
3-year Membership N/A

90 GBP*

N/A N/A 31/12/2020

*Or pay 30 GBP p/a by subscription (please see below)

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

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Individual Membership

50.00 GBP

Individual (standard) membership is for anyone researching, working on, or interested in the study of contemporary Europe.


Student Membership

25.00 GBP

Student membership is applicable to anyone currently studying for a PhD or masters degree.

Please note Postdoctoral researchers should apply for Individual membership.

Group Membership

180.00 GBP

Group membership covers staff and students within an organisation.

Please note other membership associations cannot join UACES as a group member.

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



Early-Career Membership

90.00 GBP (3 years)*

Early-career membership is for researchers within 3 years of their PhD Viva.

*Or pay 30.00 GBP p/a by subscription. This plan is available when paying online by credit/debit card.