Conference of Baltic University Rectors was founded in
Gdansk in 1990.
in CBUR is open to all univerisites and equivalent institutions
with full academic rights in the Baltic Sea area. CBUR
currently has 82 full members
and six universities with the status of affiliated
Jaak Aaviksoo, Rector, University of Tartu, Estonia
decision -making body of CBUR is the Assembly, in which
every member university is represented, and which passes
its resolutions by a simple majority of the votes of members
present. Amendments to the Constitution
require a two thirds majority.
aims at promoting inter-university cooperation in the
Baltic Sea area, and to further its communities. The association
intends to engage in joint research, to share didactic
experience, and to create and develop mutual contacts
of academic staff and students of its member universities.
has submitted a proposal for the establishment and support
of a five-year student exchange programme between baltic
Sea universities to the Council of Baltic Sea States.
holds one conference every second year.
in the Age of Information Technology.
Proceedings of the 7th Conference of Baltic University
Rectors at Roskilde University, 16-19 June 1999