ENCATC IS THE LEADING EUROPEAN NETWORK ON CULTURAL MANAGEMENT AND POLICY.
It is an independent membership organisation gathering over 100 higher education institutions and cultural
organisations in over 40 countries. ENCATC was founded in 1992 to represent, advocate and promote cultural
management and cultural policy education, professionalize the cultural sector to make it sustainable, and to
create a platform of discussion and exchange at the European and international level.
ENCATC holds the status of an NGO in official partnership with UNESCO, of observer to the Steering Committee
for Culture of the Council of Europe, and is co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.