CIVICA – The European University of Social Sciences unites ten leading European higher education institutions in the social sciences, humanities, business management and public policy, with a total of 72,000 students and 13,000 faculty members.

CIVICA was selected in 2019 by the European Commission as one of the pilot European Universities, funded under the Erasmus+ programme. After a 3-year pilot phase, CIVICA was selected in July 2022 to receive further support from Erasmus+ for the next four years (2022-2026).

This website reflects the views only of the author(s), and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

CIVICA alliance coordinator: Sciences Po

Sciences Po coordinates the CIVICA alliance on behalf of all CIVICA partners.

School Leadership
Mathias Vicherat, President of Sciences Po
Vanessa Scherrer, Vice President for International Affairs of Sciences Po

Sciences Po
27, rue Saint Guillaume
75337 Paris Cedex 07, France
Phone : +33 (0)1 45 49 50 50
Fax : +33 (0)1 42 22 31 26

Website host: Hertie School

On behalf of all CIVICA partners, the CIVICA website is hosted by
Hertie School 
Friedrichstraße 180 
10117 Berlin, Germany 
Phone: +49 (0)30 259219-0
Fax: +49 (0)30 259219-111
Email: pressoffice[at]hertie-school[dot]org

Leadership of the School
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Bernd Knobloch 
Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Frank Mattern 
President: Prof. Dr. Cornelia Woll 
Managing Director: Dr. Axel Baisch
HRB 97018 B, Local Court, Berlin-Charlottenburg
Responsible for the content in accordance with the German Press Act
Prof. Dr. Cornelia Woll 
Hertie School GmbH 
Quartier 110 • Friedrichstraße 180 
10117 Berlin 

Website concept & creation

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Social media

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