European Society for Engineering Education

“Driving Engineering Education to Meet Future Challenges”

SEFI is the largest network focused on engineering education in Europe. Its members are higher education institutions, individuals, associations and companies who share the common goal of improving the engineering education and strengthening the image of the engineering profession.

SEFI is commited to diversity, equality and inclusion within our engineering education community. SEFI will continually review its policies and practices to fulfil this commitment and to ensure that it influences SEFI’s activities and liaisons.

SEFI Members
University of Patras
Student Council for Engineering Education at  The Norwegian University of Sciences & Technology
Aalto University School of Science and Technology
Student Union of Tampere University of Technology (TTKY)
NTNU - Norwegian University of Scuence and Technology
Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU)
Zurcher Hochschule fur Angewandte Wissenschaften
4ING e.V.
Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne
Lapland University of Applied Sciences
Istanbul Technical University
Institute for systems and technologies of information, control and communication
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU)
Université de Mons
Escola Tecnica Superior d'Enginyeria (ETSE) - Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB)
Buchs Interstate University of Applied Sciences
VIA University College
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK)
University College London
Fondazione Consiglio Nazionale degli Ingegneri
Technical University of Munich
The International University of Logistics and Transport in Wroclaw
Umea University
ENSTA Bretagne
Studenttinget NTNU (STI)
College for Information Technologies - VSITE
AGH University of Science and Technology Krakow
Hanzehogeshool Groningen(HG) - School of Engineering
School of Civil Engineering - University of Birmingham
Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers (ENSAM)
Universidad Politecnica de Valencia - School of Design Engineering ETSID
Linköping Institute of Technology
Lund University - LTH
Ecole des Mines de Paris - Continuing Engineering  Education
Univeristy of Aalborg
Bogazici University
Lulea University of Technology
KTH - Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm
Kaunas University of Technology
Novia University of Applied Sciences
Institut  Supérieur de Mécanique de Paris - SUPMECA
Supelec  - Ecole Supérieure d'Electricité
Aston University
Cologne University of Applied Sciences
Chalmers University of Technology
National Technical University of Athens
Scuola Universitaria Professionale Della Svizzera Italia (SUPSI)
Silesian University of Technology
Università Carlo Cattaneo - LIUC - Facoltà di Ingegneria
Conférence des Directeurs des Ecoles Francaises d'Ingénieurs - CDEFI
Fachhochschule nordwestschweiz
IFP School
Poznan University of Technology
Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Bilbao Aldo
Blekinge Institute of Technology
Université Blaise Pascal - Institut des Sciences de l'Ingénieur
Middle East Technical University (METU) - Faculty of Engineering
Student Union of Lappeenranta Univeristy of Technology (LTKY)
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPLF
Universidade de Aveiro
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Polytechnic School - University of Lleida
Ecole Polytechnique de l'Université d'Orléans
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Lappeenranta University of Technology
Università di Roma
Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Politecnico di Torino
Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal (IPS)
University of Coventry
Université Catholique de Louvain
Ecole Polytechnique de l'Université de Nantes
Technische Universität Braunschweig
Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Ingénieurs en Arts Chimiques et Technologiques(ENSIACET)
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
ENSCR - Ecole Nationale Chimie de Rennes
Technische Universitat Berlin
CESI Association
Middlesex University - School of Science and Technology
Anadolu University - Faculty of Engineering
Högskolan ARCADA Ab
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Universidad Carlos III
Savonia University of Applied Sciences
Dublin Institute of Technology
Obuda University
Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)
Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg
Mondragon goi eskola politeknikoa (MGEP)
Technical Chamber of Greece
ETH Zentrum HG F 61 - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto
Escola Universitaria Salesiana de Sarria EUSS
Uppsala University
Engineers Ireland
Academic Engineers and Architects in Finland - TEK
Waterford Institute of Technology
University of Zagreb
The Student's Union at the Lund Institute of Technology (TLTH)
RWTH - Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
Politechniki Scholi Aristoteleiou Panepistimiou Thessalonikis
Engineering Professors' Council
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Escola de Engenharia - Universidade do Minho
European University Cyprus
Tallinn Technical University
UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education
Politecnico di Milano
ie-net ingenieursvereniging vzw
Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics
Haute Ecole Paul-Henri SPAAK
Escuela Superior de Ingenieria - University of Cádiz (ESI)
University of Southern Denmark
Università degli Studi di Firenze
Riga Technical University
Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
Delft University of Technology
Technical University of Denmark
Ecole Nationale du Génie de l'eau et de l'environnement de Strasbourg (ENGEES)
Stichting Fontys Hogenscholen
SEFI thanks to its corporate partners
National Instruments Lebanon
Granta Design Ltd.
The Mathworks ltd.
Dassault Systemes SE

Working groups

SEFI Working Groups tackle specific topics in Engineering Education, which allows SEFI to focus on each given topic in greater detail.


European Engineering Deans Council is a SEFI platform for engineering deans. SEFI organises European Convention for Engineering Deans every year.


SEFI organises a number of international events. The highlights of each season are the Annual Conference and the European Convention for Engineering Deans.

EU projects

SEFI can become a partner for your European projects. Long track record of successful projects plus our reputation in the field can be an asset in your application process.


European Journal of Engineering Education and other periodic publications inform our members about newest research and discoveries in engineering education.


On annual basis, SEFI honours outstanding contributions to the field of engineering education through a variety of prestigious awards.

Become a member

SEFI membership is open to engineering education institutions, professionals, companies, professional associations and other related organisations.


SEFI 2017 Annual Conference in Azores

Our Annual Conference took place in Angra do Heroismo on Terceira island, Azores, Portugal. It was organised by Istituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto with professors Joao Rocha and José…

SEFI Fellowship Award 2017

The SEFI Fellowship Award recognises meritorious service to engineering education in Europe. Award recipients may use the expression “Fellow of SEFI” (F.SEFI) as a postscript to their name. The nominees…

Message from new SEFI President Mike Murphy

I am honoured to have been elected President of SEFI for the two-year term 2017-2019.  SEFI is a wonderful and strong community of scholars and supporters of excellence in engineering…

BEST Event on Education in Porto

BEST events on education (EoE) have been organized around Europe since 1998. They enable a group of engineering students to meet and discuss the "on the agenda" topics with experts,…

New Working Group chairs

At the Annual Conference in Terceira, three of our Working Groups selected new chairs. We would like to thank Dr. Susanne Ihsen for chairing the Gender and Diversity WG, Prof.…

SEFI Events
23 October 2017
13 November 2017
  • WEEF 2017

    13 November 2017-16 November 2017 @ 
    Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaisie

30 November 2017
International Events
13 November 2017
  • WEEF 2017

    13 November 2017-16 November 2017 @ 
    Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaisie

30 November 2017
1 December 2017