News & Events

The European Student Network presents the ESNsurvey 2021! Share it with your students. This edition is focused on the core elements of student mobility : the experience of the students,...Read more
Virtual development conference of Tallinn University of Technology 21 January 2021 | 12:30-18:30 (EET) During the conference, TalTech's researchers, students, and prominent people in Estonia and the world will envision...Read more
2021 takes off with two new additions to the network! The University of Sarajevo and the Bucharest University of Economic Studies are now members of UNICA, following their endorsement by...Read more
18
Jan
UNICA - VUB Webinar “Applying Open Science in Research Projects” 18 January 2021 - 13:00 to 15:00 (CET) The purpose of the webinar is to discuss the practical aspects and...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 18 January, 2021
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Feb
24
Feb
The UNICA Rectors Seminar "Interdisciplinary and intersectoral education & research in modern universities" is promoted by the University of Ljubljana in cooperation with the Eutopia alliance , and will take...Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 10 February, 2021 to Wednesday, 24 February, 2021
On 30 September 2020, the European Commission launched its vision for achieving a European Education Area (EEA) by 2025 , proposing "new initiatives, more investment and stronger cooperation of Member...Read more
The Third European Education Summit - Digital Education Transformation 10 December 2020 | 09:45-17:05 (CET) Distance and online learning is essential to ensuring the continuity of education and training provision...Read more
Ministers of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) met virtually on November 19 and reaffirmed the commitment towards the development of a more “ inclusive, innovative, interconnected and resilient ”...Read more
CESAER and UNICA have published a joint open letter to the European Commission and Science Europe, outlining our recommendations on how to advance funding for inter- and transdisciplinary research under...Read more
27
Nov
Horizon Europe Open Science regulations: Supporting Researchers organised jointly by the UNICA EU Research Liaison Officers and the UNICA Scholarly Communication Working Group 27 November 2020 | 9:30-12:00 CET The...Read more
Dates: 
Friday, 27 November, 2020
Recent news report that Iranian-Swedish doctor Ahmadreza Djalali , specialist in disaster medicine and guets lecturer at VUB, has been placed in solitary confinement and was informed that he would...Read more
22
Jan
30
Mar
Since 2011, the UNICA GREEN Working Group has been acting as a platform for the UNICA network to discuss and exchange experiences and good practices related to the implementation of...Read more
Dates: 
Friday, 22 January, 2021 to Tuesday, 30 March, 2021
15
Jan
H2020 project SAVES 2 webinar "​​Hidden energy poverty: The student perspective" FRIDAY, 15 JANUARY 2021 (11:00 AM - 13:00 PM CET) The webinar provided insights and shared good practices and...Read more
Dates: 
Friday, 15 January, 2021
Applications are open for the European Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Social Sciences and Humanities 2020-2021 , promoted by Central European University (CEU) , in Hungary. The goal...Read more
Scholars at Risk invites participation in Free to Think 2020: Responding to Attacks on Higher Education , a virtual conference marking SAR’s 20th anniversary and the release of our annual...Read more
30
Nov
European Universities Initiative: Sharing good practices, lessons learned and plans among UNICA members The event took place on Monday, 30 November, 10:00 am - 13:15 pm CET. Programme: 10:00-11:30 Panel...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 30 November, 2020
25
Jan
UNICA Student Webinars Pharma and Biotech Careers in Europe in collaboration with EPSA - the European Pharmaceutical Students' Association PART 3 on 25 January 2021 (10:00 - 12:50 CET) The...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 25 January, 2021
10
Dec
Webinar "Clinical Drug Development in the COVID and (post) COVID Era" organised in collaboration with the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Pharmaceutical Students' Association (EPSA) 10 December 2020,...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 10 December, 2020
Semmelweis 250 Clinical Conference will take place in the form of an ONLINE event (via Zoom Webinar) on 9-10 November 2020. As one of the flagship events of the 250th...Read more
The Research Ministers of the European Union and the Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth affirmed the central role of freedom of scientific research through the “Bonn Declaration”...Read more
04
Dec
The UNICA EduLAB workshop "Innovative pedagogies and virtual mobility in the (post) COVID-19 era" was organized in cooperation with CIVIS and the University of Bucharest, and took place on Friday,...Read more
Dates: 
Friday, 4 December, 2020
25
Nov
Universities responding to forced displacement - Challenges and Opportunities 25 November 2020, 10:00 - 12:00 (CET) The webinar has been organised by UNICA's CITY Working Group and initiated by the...Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 25 November, 2020
19
Oct
In celebration of the 350th anniversary of the death of Czech philosopher Jan Amos Comenius , UNICA promotes next October 19, between 9:45 and 12:00 (CEST), the webinar "Challenges of...Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 19 October, 2020
08
Oct
The event took place on 8 October 2020 (13:30 - 17:15 PM CEST). The workshop "University PR & Communication from behind the mask" was organized in cooperation with Eötvös Loránd...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 8 October, 2020
Universitè Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) is organizing an online discussion on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on international student mobility next November 4, from 5 to 7 pm (CET)...Read more