News & Events

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The 9th UNICA Student Conference: Towards a Student-Centred University will be hosted by Sapienza University of Rome together with Universities "Tor Vergata", Roma Tre, and "Foro Italico", 4-7 October 2017...Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 4 October, 2017 to Saturday, 7 October, 2017
Letter from Prof. Caroline Pauwels, Rector of Vrije Universiteit Brussel Dear Colleague, Dear Alumnus, We are appealing to the international community on behalf of our colleague Dr. Ahmadreza Djalal i,...Read more
Call for Expression of Interest for mutual application under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship scheme University of Ljubljana (UL) as the host organization is searching for top-class experienced researchers of...Read more
05
May
Bringing together Rectors/Presidents and Vice-Rectors/Vice-Presidents from both UNICA member universities and top Chinese HEIs, the Seminar is organised with the support of the Mission of the People's Republic of China to the European Union and in the framework of the EU-China High Level People-to-People Dialogue (HPPD).Read more
Dates: 
Friday, 5 May, 2017
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May
The Conference in Sofia will look at how cultural diversity can be implemented at universities and how to open up scientific research and academic culture to the city and make it a significant factor in city's cultural life.Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 29 May, 2017 to Wednesday, 31 May, 2017
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Mar
The UNICA Rectors Seminar: The Treaty of Rome after 60 years: Achievements and challenges of European Higher Education was hosted by Sapienza University of Rome in cooperation with the Universities...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 23 March, 2017 to Saturday, 25 March, 2017
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Apr
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Apr
International Relations Officers (IRO) meetings bring together Heads and Senior Officers of International Relations Offices from UNICA Member Universities every year since 1995. The IRO meeting 2017 will be hosted...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 24 April, 2017 to Wednesday, 26 April, 2017
The Kick-Off Meeting for the ERASMUS + Capacity Building in Higher Education project EuNIT "European project desigN and management In the South MediTerranean region" will take place on 30-31 January...Read more
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Apr
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Apr
UNICA, member of the Arab-Euro Conference of Higher Education (AECHE) Steering Committee, is pleased to announce the 4th AECHE Conference: Research for sustainable societies – the role of universities 24-26...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 24 April, 2017 to Wednesday, 26 April, 2017
(JRC press release) To enhance the science-policy interface, the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC) is launching a new Collaborative Doctoral Partnership (CDP) scheme in cooperation with universities...Read more
On 19 December 2016, the city of Berlin was struck by an atrocious attack at a Christmas market that left 12 people killed and 48 injured. UNICA President Prof. Luciano...Read more
We wish all our Members and Partners all the joys of the holiday season and a New Year filled with health, peace, and happiness. We look forward to working with you in 2017!Read more
Assistant Secretariat of UNICA – Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe Brussels, BELGIUM ****Recruitment closed**** WHO WE ARE The Secretariat of UNICA - Network of Universities from the...Read more
UNICA, member of the AECHE Steering Committee, invites its members to constribute to the Fourth Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education (AECHE 4): Research for sustainable societies – the role of...Read more
FCT FabLab is the new manufacturing laboratory of Faculty of Sciences and Technology at the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia - FCT), Universidade Nova de Lisboa...Read more
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May
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May
The 7th Workshop: Delivering the right content to the right people: the importance of content strategy will be hosted by the University of Lausanne, 18-19 May 2017. Preliminary programme (as...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 18 May, 2017 to Friday, 19 May, 2017
As every year, UNICA members contributed to the Conference's workshops, sessions and the EAIE Exhibition.Read more
Sustainability being one of the main concerns of Université de Lausanne (UNICA member university), the rectorate has prepared a Strategic Plan 2012-2017 to reduce the consumption of materials and energy...Read more
We are proud to announce that the project proposal UZDOC 2.0. - Furthering the quality of doctoral education at Higher Education Institutions in Uzbekistan has been selected for EU co-funding...Read more
The new project ACADEMIC REFUGE (Strategic Partnership to Promote Core Academic Values and Welcome Refugees and Threatened Academics to European Campuses) has been granted financial support from the European Commission...Read more
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Nov
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Nov
The 11th EU Research Liaison Officers meeting was hosted by the University of Vienna in cooperation with IST Austria, 28-29 November (Monday-Tuesday) . Report by Diana Pustula, Deputy Head of...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 28 November, 2016 to Tuesday, 29 November, 2016
The European Disability Forum, an umbrella organisation representing 80 million people with disabilities in Europe, and the company Oracle are pleased to offer a scholarship of EUR 8,000 for a...Read more
The project​ ExchangeAbility: Fostering mobility of students with disabilities , coordinated by UNICA between 2010 and 2011, is part of the European Commission's ExchangeAbility in "Erasmus+ and Creative Europe Success...Read more
The European Youth Information and Counselling Agency (ERYICA) is an independent European organization based in Luxembourg and composed of national and regional youth information coordination bodies and networks. It works...Read more
UNICA supports the EUA statement on Higher Education in Turkey following the resignation of more than 1500 university Deans. http://www.eua.be/activities-services/news/newsitem/2016/07/19/eua-statement-condemning-the-forced-resignation-of-1577-university-deansRead more