News & Events

The event “Effectively Fund inter- and Transdisciplinary Research” will take place on Wednesday, 14 October 2020 (10:00 – 12:00 AM CEST) . The workshop addresses existing barriers to achieving high-quality...Read more
Wednesday, 14 October, 2020
Alongside over 100 organisations and researchers from across Europe and the UK, UNICA supports a joint statement that sets out how negotiators could secure an agreement on UK participation in...Read more
The UNICA Scholarly Communication Working Group will organize a series of webinars as from October 2020. The first webinar “Upskilling librarians to meet new library roles” will take place in...Read more
The Université libre de Bruxelles (Brussels, Belgium) is pleased to announce the opening of the third call of its international postdoctoral programme, IF@ULB , cofunded by the H2020 MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE...Read more
The conference "Quality Teaching Mobility: challenges and opportunities" will take place in Brussels (University Foundation) and online on 1 October 2020 in the framework of the Erasmus+ KA2 " Teach...Read more
Thursday, 1 October, 2020
The webinar SDGs Strategies of Universities and THE Impact Rankings will take place on Wednesday, 9 September 2020 (15:00 – 17:00 PM CEST) Most UNICA members have developed strategies related...Read more
Wednesday, 9 September, 2020
More than ever, the global Covid-19 pandemic has demonstrated the true value of excellent research, innovation and education. In the campaign “ Seize our common future ”, 15 associations –...Read more
The European Commission has announced the results of the second call under the Erasmus+ programme for European Universities. European Universities are “a key building block for the European Education Area”...Read more
Please note that while we are hoping that the workshop will be hosted in Budapest as planned, we are also establishing additional digital formats to allow remote participation (or to...Read more
Thursday, 8 October, 2020 to Friday, 9 October, 2020
The UNICA meeting on Horizon Europe Open Science regulations organized jointly by the UNICA EU Research Liaison Officers and the UNICA Scholarly Communication Working Group will be kindly hosted by...Read more
Friday, 27 November, 2020
Call for applications for the Master's Program in Human Resource Management The Master's Program in Human Resource Management of the University of Cyprus is an innovative program that has an...Read more
The UNICA Green online Round Table held on 25 June 2020 provided an opportunity to share experiences, challenges, good practices and lessons learned regarding the impact of COVID-19 on sustainability...Read more
Thursday, 25 June, 2020
An analysis of the determining factors of fuel poverty among students living in the private-rented sector in Europe and its impact on their well-being This work is part of wider...Read more
Webinar: Wednesday, 24 June 2020 - 15:30 to 17:30 (Lisbon time) NOVA University Lisbon in partnership with the British Council 's Going Global 2020 Live Events series, is running a...Read more
Commission updates Horizon 2020 Work Programme to support coronavirus research and innovation The Commission is delivering on its pledge to invest €1 billion from the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme into...Read more
A Student webinar organized by UNICA and Nova University Lisbon in cooperation with ESU and ESN took place on Monday, 29 June. Nearly 400 students (on and off) from UNICA...Read more
Monday, 29 June, 2020
On 23 June 2020, the University of Bucharest hosted the “Innovating HE Pedagogy in Turbulent Times” international webinar, co-organized together with CIVIS and UNICA. The online event was moderated by...Read more
Tuesday, 23 June, 2020
The BSUN (Black Sea Universities Network) - UNICA joint webinar on " The impact of COVID-19 on universities " will take place on 18 June, 14:00 - 16:00 CET. Panelists:...Read more
Thursday, 18 June, 2020
While negotiations for the budget of the next Erasmus+ programme 2021-2027 are still ongoing, the Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) willing to participate in Erasmus+ projects are currently applying for one...Read more
The SAVES 2 Horizon 2020 project has been selected as one of the Finalists for the 2020 International Green Gown Awards . The winners will be announced on 8th July...Read more
The survey was launched on 2 April 2020 and was open to all UNICA members with the aim to gather information on the main challenges that universities are facing due...Read more
Two professors from ULB and Aix-Marseille have launched an initiative to study the impact of the COVID-19 crisis from the point of view of social sciences and giving priority to...Read more
The survey is addressed to HEIs in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). It aims to map development trends for digitally enhanced learning and teaching at European higher education institutions,...Read more
By now it is clear that the COVID-19 virus has had a very disruptive effect on many aspects of our societies in Europe and indeed the whole world. One group...Read more
SOS-International has launched an important survey on student opinions and attitudes towards sustainability and education, and is working to get the biggest ever sample size in an academically robust survey...Read more