News & Events

On the occasion of the holiday season, we pause to say thank you for your ongoing support and involvement in UNICA activities. We wish you and your loved ones all peace and joy during the holiday season and throughout the New Year!Read more
The Spring Campus Conference of the University Alliance for Sustainability: Moving Beyond the Ivory Tower: How do Science and Universities Contribute to the Sustainability Transformation ? will take place at...Read more
The Estonian Research Council and Estonian Ministry of Education and Research have the pleasure to invite you to the Estonian Presidency Conference “Embedding Digital into Societal Challenges”. The event with...Read more
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The 28th UNICA General Assembly will be held at Comenius University in Bratislava as part of the University's 100th founding anniversary celebrations, 15-16 November 2018. More information will follow in...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 15 November, 2018 to Friday, 16 November, 2018
During the 27th UNICA General Assembly, hosted by Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest, 16-17 November 2017, UNICA welcomed three new Member Universities: Carlos III University (Madrid, Spain), Igor Sikorsky Kyiv...Read more
Professor António Rendas, former Rector of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa and Member of the Steering Committee of UNICA, was awarded by the President of the Portuguese Republic Marcelo Rebelo de...Read more
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Organised as part of the centennial anniversary of the establishment of the Czechoslovak state, the Rectors Seminar "Legacy of Democracy, Humanism and Responsibility" will be organised at Charles University (Prague),...Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 24 October, 2018 to Thursday, 25 October, 2018
UNICA is pleased to announce the election of the new members of the UNICA Steering Committee (2018-2019): Prof. Jolanta Choińska-Mika (Vice-Rector for Student Affairs and the Quality of Teaching, University...Read more
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On 21-23 March 2018, the Vrije Universiteit Brussel will kindly host the 8th UNICA GREEN Workshop: Implementation of SGDs in Higher Education . *** Theme: The UN Sustainable Development Goals:...Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 21 March, 2018 to Friday, 23 March, 2018
UNICA, along with other prominent university networks including Coimbra Group and YERUN, has joined the Steering Committee of the Open Source University Alliance. The initiative, launched by European University Foundation,...Read more
Association for Professionals in Doctoral Education (PRIDE Network) is organising its first webinar on Doctoral Supervision on 24 November at 12 p.m. During the webinar, the definition of good supervisor...Read more
The Executive Board of the Coimbra Group and Trinity College Dublin are delighted to invite you to the second Coimbra Group high-level seminar for Rectors and Vice-Rectors on education policy,...Read more
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The EduLAB meeting 2017 "Innovation in Teaching and Employability" will be hosted by the University of Lausanne, 30 November-1 December 2017.Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 30 November, 2017 to Friday, 1 December, 2017
The Confucius Institute at Vrije Universiteit Brussel and the LEAD project consortium invites you to the Seminar EU-China higher education research collaboration: Collective Leadership , which will take place at...Read more
Call for book chapters: University Governance and Academic Leadership in Europe and China Introduction Currently, universities have to cope with various pressures from the changing modern society, such as the...Read more
If you are a Master student interested in gaining hands-on experience in the area of communications and event management in an international NGO, apply for a traineeship at the UNICA...Read more
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The informal UNICA meeting & reception during the EAIE Annual Conference in Seville took place on Thursday 14 September, 18:30-20:30 in Hotel Zenit Sevilla. UNICA MEMBER UNIVERSITIES @ EAIE 2017!*...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 14 September, 2017
Invitation "The role of the BRICS in the world" 8 September 2017 Brussels Egmont Palace, Place du Petit Sablon 8bis, 1000 Brussels The Egmont – Royal Institute for International Relations,...Read more
The Final Conference of the MappED! Project - Providing Equal Opportunities to Students with Disabilities for their Participation in the Erasmus+ Programme will take place at the European Economic and...Read more
The Erasmus Student Network has recently launched MappED! - the platform for inclusive student mobility . MappED! Is a unique repository where students with disabilities can find all relevant information...Read more
UNICA GREEN Working Group is happy to present its new Chairs: Rebecca Lefevere , Coordinator of Environmental Care, Mobility and Sustainable Development at Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and Delphine Douçot from...Read more
Every year, the Caroline von Humboldt Award recognises an excellent female scientist and offers research project funding as well as a two-month period at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Scientist in...Read more
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Photos and presentations from the Conference are now available!Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 6 November, 2017 to Tuesday, 7 November, 2017
UNICA GREEN Working Group was established in 2011 as a result of the UNICA Student Conference in Rome. The goal of the initiative was to provide a platform for the...Read more
SAVES2 (Students Achieving Valuable Energy Savings 2) is a project run within the framework of the EU Horizon 2020 funding stream and builds on the widely acknowledged project SAVES ,...Read more