What is universia
Universia is the leading university network for Ibero-America and it has been sponsored by Banco Santander since its founding. It encompasses 1,361 universities that represent 19.9 million lecturers and students.
With regard to employment and digital services, the network and its members ended 2016 with a monthly average of 14.1 million unique users on their sites, 1.7 million followers on their social media channels, and they posted over 2.6 million job vacancies for young people.
Mission and Vision
To be the largest university cooperation network focused on Ibero-America that promotes change and innovation through a platform of products and services for companies and the university community.
To become an international leader in Corporate Social Responsibility with the sponsorship of Banco Santander.
To act as an agent of change by helping universities develop joint projects and generate new opportunities for the university community. These opportunities should deal with the demands of the business and institutional world, while applying financial efficiency and foster profitability.
Lines of action
Knowledge and Research through different initiatives:Academic publications with universities
Reports and studies on higher education
Information for university students
Conferences of university vice-chancellors and presidents
University servicesEmployment: promote first jobs and professional internships among university students.
Training: identify the training needs of organisations that can be handled from the university.
Marketing: implement online tools that allow for the inclusion of university offers.