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 is purchased on an annual basis.

Institutional Member

€1020 per Year
  • Free attendance to two annual member meetings with international speakers and interactive workshops, and online best practice sharing meetings
  • A ticket to the Effie Forum and Effie Europe Awards Gala
  • First access to any upcoming initiatives, such as internship opportunities 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 IPA Foundation Certificate
  • 5 student teams for free in the Ad Venture Student Competition
  • Free participation to the edcom Graduation Competition
  • Opportunity to write blog posts, make podcasts or publish articles that will be promoted within edcom/EACA membership
  • Great opportunities to network with industry professionals and peers
  • Opportunity to create joint projects between schools
  • 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.

You can also 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.