Foundation and legal status
The International University Institute for European Studies (IUIES) is a Consortium of nine Universities and of a cultural Association (ISIG).
IUIES is a non-profit Consortium.
It has a legal personality since 2006 given by the Italian Ministry for the Research and University (MIUR).
- It was founded in 1999 on the initiative of the University of Trieste (professor Alberto Gasparini), together the Eotvos Lorand University of Budapest (professor Laszlo Boros), and the Babes Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca.
- IUIES Statute was emended in 2003 and 2006.
- The head Office is in Gorizia in Via Mazzini 13.
- The Administrative Secretary is at the University of Trieste, Piazzale Europa 1, Trieste.