The UNISCA Foundation is an organization within the University of Amsterdam (UvA). It was founded in 1997 as a student initiative. It is a component of both UvA’s Bachelor Political Science program as well its Bachelor PPLE (Politics, Psychology, Law & Economics) program. It is responsible for annually organizing UNISCA. Below you can find the Foundations’ Board of Directors which is annually replaced, as well as its Board of General Affairs.
University of Amsterdam
The University of Amsterdam has its origins in the Athenaeum Illustre (founded in 1632) and with more than 32,000 students, over 5,000 employees and an annual budget of more than 600 million euros, it is one of the largest general research universities in Europe.
In the 2015-16 QS ranking the UvA is ranked 55th overall, as the highest-ranking Dutch university on the list. As of 2010, QS publishes its World University Ranking independently. It ranks the top 700 universities in the world and is based on scores for the quality of research (citations and peer review), student-to-faculty ratio, the proportion of international students and faculty and the reputation of institutions among employers.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors is responsibly for organizing UNISCA 2018 and consists of the following Board members:
The current coordinators of UNISCA at the University of Amsterdam are: