During the Opening Ceremony of the Spring Semester on February 21, the President of VIU, Amb. Umberto Vattani, announced that earlier in the day the VIU Board of Directors had voted unanimously to admit the prestigious Korea University to the Venice International University consortium.

The ECB and the challenge of communicating central bank policy

Friday, March 2, 2018  at 11.30 am
room 1-G, Venice International University, San Servolo island

Christine Graeff, Director General of Communications at the European Central Bank


Wednesday, February 21, 2018
at 4.45 pm, Aula Magna

VIU is offering an internship period from February 15 to June 1, 2018.

To candidate, send your CV and motivation letter to shss@univiu.org

VIU Professor Hiroshi Nishihara tragically passed away on January 22nd​, following a car accident in Tokyo​.

Hiroshi Nishihara, 59, was Professor ​of Constitutional Law at Waseda​ University​, where he ​has also​ been​ Dean of the Graduate School of Social Sciences and Director of the Institute of Social Sciences. He was National Bar Examiner for the Ministry of Justice of Japan. He was an internationally renown​ed​ scholar, who published numerous authoritative academic books and articles in Japanese, German and English. His main fields of research were Constitutionalism, Fundamental Theories on Human Rights, Constitution of the Welfare State and Sex Equality. Among other things, he was author of a book, explaining the Japanese Constitution to primary and middle school students.


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