We are a non-governmental, nonprofit federation of national ceramic

societies each representing the ceramists of a member country.

ECerS coordinates and promotes the study of ceramics through the following actions:

Funding Opportunities

JECS Trust

The JECS Trust sponsors activities or conferences involving a collaboration between different European Ceramic Society member countries, involving student/early ...

Frontier of Research

Open to early stage researchers of the countries affiliated to ECerS, the proposal aims to promote frontier research in the field of materials, devices ...

Latest News


PhD position on Biomaterials at KULeuven, Belgium!

The biomaterials group at KULeuven is looking for someone who wants to pursue a PhD on AM of functionally graded materials for zirconia-based dental implants. Read More


Ph.D. position on Transparent ceramics will be opening in Italy!

The Transparent Ceramics group at CNR ISTEC, Faenza in collaboration with the University of Parma, is looking for a Ph.D. student to start from November 2019! Read More


09/2019 - Shaping 7

09/2019 - Shaping 7

The next Shaping conference will be organised by ECerS and the Sociedade Portuguesa de Cerâmica e Vidrio (SPCV) from 11 to 13 September 2019 in Aveiro, ...Read More