News & Events

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Every year since 1995, International Relations Officers (IROs) meetings bring together Heads and Senior Officers of International Relations Offices from UNICA Member Universities to share information and new approaches to...Read more
Dates: 
Tuesday, 26 April, 2016 to Wednesday, 27 April, 2016
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Apr
The 6th Joint Workshop: Rethinking competence development for students' employability: practical solutions for Europe was hosted by Vrije Universiteit Brussel.Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 14 April, 2016
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The Workshop "Towards Carbon-Neutral Universities" took place in Rome, 2-4 May 2016Read more
Dates: 
Monday, 2 May, 2016 to Wednesday, 4 May, 2016
On 17 November 2015, in celebration of the International Students’ Day, the European Students Union (ESU) together with Organising Bureau of European School Student Unions (OBESSU) and students from all...Read more
"Table Ronde sur les opportunités économiques entre la Belgique et le Luxembourg" in the framework of a diplomatic mission "Diplomacy-Economy-Academy" of CIDIC - Cercle international diplomatique et consulaire Chamber of...Read more
KNOWLEDGE, POLICYMAKING AND LEARNING IN EUROPEAN METROPOLITAN AREAS: EXPERIENCES AND APPROACHES Brussels (Vrije Universiteit Brussel/Committee of the Regions), 25-26 January 2016 ****Deadline for abstract submission and expression of interest (extended...Read more
During the 25th General Assembly 2015 in Brussels, UNICA Members approved the membership candidacy of the Higher School of Economics. The Higher School of Economics was founded in 1992 in...Read more
UNICA Secretariat, based in Brussels, is currently seeking an intern with a solid academic background and a keen interest in Higher Education, to work with the UNICA team on current...Read more
The UNICA General Assembly 2015, representing 35 out of 47 Member Universities, elected Prof. Luciano Saso as the new President of the Network. Prof. Luciano Saso (Vice-Rector for European University...Read more
The University of Luxembourg is looking within its International Relations Office for an: Administrative Support (M/F) Ref : AC-50009225 18 months fixed-term contract, 40 hrs/week Employee status Mission Internal and...Read more
The SGroup Network invites its members and partners to an intensive course in English Medium Instruction: Teaching in English in the University Classroom to be held in Brussels, 10-12 December...Read more
Do students enrolled in higher education around Europe develop the competences they need? Are study programmes delivering their promises? Can we learn to compare student's achievements in different countries in...Read more
12
Nov
13
Nov
Are there academic values common to all the cultures? Is it possible to incorporate an ethical standard into an international cooperation agreement? If so, how should this matter be approached?...Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 12 November, 2015 to Friday, 13 November, 2015
This summer Erasmus Student Network (ESN) got one of its biggest grant applications approved to investigate the complex of problems and solutions in the field of student accommodation. The HousErasmus+...Read more
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Nov
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Nov
The 10th EU Research Liaison Officers meeting at Charles University in Prague focused on the first experiences with Horizon 2020Read more
Dates: 
Thursday, 19 November, 2015 to Friday, 20 November, 2015
PASCL – Peer Assessment of Student Centered Learning (SCL) Training of Peer-Assessment Teams and Host Institutions Dates: 21-22 October 2015 (arrival of participants on 20 October) Location: Malta (exact location...Read more
In May 2015, EHEA Ministerial Conference adopted the new, revised Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in the European Higher Education Area (ESG). Part of the new standard is Student-centred...Read more
The pioneering EGRACONS online grade conversion tool prepared in the framework of the EGRACONS project has now been launched in its first release and is now available for testing and use by all universities Europe and beyond.Read more
The European Association of Erasmus Coordinators in cooperation with the European Office of Cyprus organises a 3-dayinternational Course “Preparation of Proposals and Management of European Projects under ERASMUS+” which will take place in Rodon Mount Hotel and Resort, Agros, Cyprus from 25 to 27 July 2015.Read more
One of the tangible outcomes of the PRIDE project: Professionals in Doctoral Education: Supporting skills development to better contribute to a European knowledge society will be the Handbook for professionalizing...Read more
On 23 April 2015, Member of the UNICA Steering Committee Prof. Melita Kovačević (U. of Zagreb) and Rector of ELTE Budapest Prof. Barna Mezey met European Commissioner for Education and Culture Mr Tibor Navracsics in his office in Brussels.Read more
Lomonosov Moscow State University launches two Master-level programmes taught entirely in English, as well as the first in a series of International Schools.Read more
Slovenia-based company Breathing Labs Ltd is looking for foreign students to do internship in the company's headquarters in Ljubljana (Slovenia).Read more
Vrije Universiteit Brussel participates, along with a group of Belgian institutions, in the organisation of the 2 nd edition of the EU – Latin America and the Caribbean Academic Summit...Read more
03
Dec
04
Dec
The meeting at ELTE Budapest discussed the Bologna Process after Yerevan and explored the new approaches to teaching and learning in the digital eraRead more
Dates: 
Thursday, 3 December, 2015 to Friday, 4 December, 2015