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
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
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
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
Assistant Secretariat of UNICA – Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe Brussels, BELGIUM ****Recruitment closed**** WHO WE ARE The Secretariat of UNICA - Network of Universities from the...Read more
UNICA, member of the AECHE Steering Committee, invites its members to constribute to the Fourth Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education (AECHE 4): Research for sustainable societies – the role of...Read more
As every year, UNICA members contributed to the Conference's workshops, sessions and the EAIE Exhibition.Read more
We are proud to announce that the project proposal UZDOC 2.0. - Furthering the quality of doctoral education at Higher Education Institutions in Uzbekistan has been selected for EU co-funding...Read more
The new project ACADEMIC REFUGE (Strategic Partnership to Promote Core Academic Values and Welcome Refugees and Threatened Academics to European Campuses) has been granted financial support from the European Commission...Read more
The European Disability Forum, an umbrella organisation representing 80 million people with disabilities in Europe, and the company Oracle are pleased to offer a scholarship of EUR 8,000 for a...Read more
The project​ ExchangeAbility: Fostering mobility of students with disabilities , coordinated by UNICA between 2010 and 2011, is part of the European Commission's ExchangeAbility in "Erasmus+ and Creative Europe Success...Read more
UNICA supports the EUA statement on Higher Education in Turkey following the resignation of more than 1500 university Deans. more
Ms Rachida El Garani, Belgian director of Moroccan origin and alumni of the Erasmushogeschool Brussel, has recently won several prices at international film festivals with her MA graduation film 'Into...Read more
On 28 June 2016, the Ataturk Airport in Istanbul was struck by yet another terrorist attack that left more than 40 people dead and hundreds injured. UNICA President Prof. Luciano...Read more
On 23 June, citizens of the United Kingdom voted in a referendum to leave the European Union. While recognizing and respecting the democratic right of UK citizens to decide on...Read more
During a ceremony held in the framework of the University's Dies Academicus on 3 June 2016, UNICA Secretary General Mrs Kris Dejonckheere received the Prize of the University of Lausanne...Read more
CALOHEE: Measuring and Comparing Achievements of Learning Outcomes in Higher Education in Europe is an Erasmus+ project launched in 2015. The project intends to develop an infrastructure that will eventually...Read more
The consortium of the EGRACONS project has been nominated for the EAIE Bo Gregersen Award for Best Practice in the Internationalisation of European higher education. The award acknowledges individuals or...Read more
HousErasmus+ project invites IROs and students to take part in a consultation on accommodation for international students and trainees. HousErasmus+ is a project funded under Erasmus+ programme and coordinated by...Read more
On 2 April 2016, a Student Conference "The Golden Wall" gathered 30 European students to discuss the refugee crisis, intercultural tolerance and European identities. The event took place in Subotica,...Read more
The Diplomatic, Economic and Academic (DEA) Mission to the Netherlands is organised by International Diplomatic and Consular Society (CIDIC), European Centre for Economic Diplomacy and in cooperation with UNICA on...Read more
On 21 March 2016 Vrije Universiteit Brussel welcomed leaders from European and Chinese universities to a conference and workshops on university governance and academic leadership in a changing Higher Education...Read more