In the framework of the ongoing trip to France, the delegation of the D. Serikbayev EKSTU participated in the Annual Conference of the European University Association, which was held at Sorbonne University. Our university is a permanent member of this organization. The 21st General Assembly was opened by Jean Chambaz, President of the EUA, who held elections of the next President and seven members of the Association Council. According to the voting results, Michael Murphy (University College Cork) became President of the Association. After lunch, breakout sessions on perspectives and problems of higher education in Europe were convened.