Annual Membership Fees

The institute welcomes all higher education establishments that teach commercial communications, represented by academics who work in the field or professionals with an interest in education.

The membership are purchased on an annual basis.

Institutional Member

€969 per Year
  • Free attendance to two annual member meetings with international speakers and interactive workshops, and one online meeting
  • A ticket to the Effie Forum and Effie Awards Gala
  • First access to any upcoming initiatives, such as internship opportunities, podcasts and tickets to conferences
  • Endless opportunities to network, organise exchanges between students and staff across Europe and benefit from a strong connection to the advertising industry
  • EU Funding Assistance: Find partners and receive assistance for EU funding applications
  • Receive discounts: Access the AdForum’s creative library and the WARC research database, for your institute and your students
  • Reduced fees for online learning: the European Advertising Certificate (in association with the IPA)
  • 4 student teams for free in the Ad Venture Student Competition
  • Free participation to the edcom Thesis Competition
  • First opportunity to write blogs, make podcasts or publish articles and be promoted to the Inspire! by EACA website and network
  • Great opportunities to network with industry professionals and peers through the Inspire! by EACA network
  • Opportunity to create joint projects between schools
  • Find partners and receive assistance for EU funding applications
  • Staff members benefit from further training opportunities

Complete the online form about the profile of your university

Download this contract and send it to, stating your interest to become an edcom member


Contact us directly at and we will follow up with your request

We will forward both documents to the Admission Committee who will review your application. We will get back to you with an answer within two weeks.