News & Events

The ENCATC Research Award on Cultural Policy and Cultural Management is granted to a recently published PhD thesis exploring, through comparative and cross-cultural research, issues at stake in cultural policy...Read more
On behalf of the PRIDE Network: Association of Professionals in Doctoral Education , we are pleased to extend the invitation to the Network's first come together meeting ! The event...Read more
On behalf of the European Commission we would like to invite UNICA Member Universities as higher education institution participating in Erasmus+, to share their opinions and experience and to contribute...Read more
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The Seminar discussed fundraising strategies and challenges in promoting Philanthropy in European Universities.Read more
Dates: 
Tuesday, 24 October, 2017 to Wednesday, 25 October, 2017
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The 27th UNICA General Assembly and the Seminar "The social dimension of higher education and the social responsibility of universities: experiences and challenges" were kindly hosted by ELTE Budapest, 15-17 November 2017.Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 16 November, 2017 to Friday, 17 November, 2017
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This year the UNICA PhD MASTER CLASS focused on values and attitudes and discuss how to integrate them in the process of doctoral training.Read more
Dates: 
Sunday, 27 August, 2017 to Wednesday, 30 August, 2017
Le département des relations extérieures de l'ULB recrute : Un.e collaborateur.trice universitaire (H/F) pour un contrat à durée déterminée d’un an mi-temps Type contrat : Contrat à durée déterminée Temps...Read more
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Far from their daily obligations, the participants will have the opportunity to step back and reflect, in a structured and guided manner, on the broad skills they have gained during their doctoral studies and that are key in the ever-dynamic global employment market.Read more
Dates: 
Sunday, 15 October, 2017 to Wednesday, 18 October, 2017
On Friday 7 April, terrible news came in from Stockholm where a hijacked truck deliberately drove at speed into a pedestrian street, leaving four people dead and at least 15...Read more
UNICA, EUA associate member, fully supports the statement of European University Association issued following the adoption of legislation intended to restrict the activities of the Central European University by the...Read more
European University Association (EUA) invites all European universities and higher education institutions to participate in the TRENDS 2018 survey . The eighth in the series, this EUA flagship initiative aims...Read more
The 5th EWORA European Women Rectors Conference: Pivoting on Gender Equality through the lens of Leadership: Policies, Strategies and Actions will be held in Brussels (Solvay Library), 29-30 May 2017...Read more
On 22 March 2017, one year after the terrorist attacks in Brussels, an atrocious attack took place in Westminster, London, leaving 5 people dead and about 50 injured, some of...Read more
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The 9th edition of the Student Conference: "Towards a Student-Centred University" was hosted by Sapienza University of Rome together with Universities Tor Vergata, Roma Tre, and "Foro Italico", 4-8 October 2017.Read more
Dates: 
Wednesday, 4 October, 2017 to Sunday, 8 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
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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: 
Thursday, 4 May, 2017 to Friday, 5 May, 2017
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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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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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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 was hosted by...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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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