September 22 and 23

IFCU is represented by its Secretary General at the encounter MED 23 at the invitation of H. E. Cardinal Jean-Marc Aveline, a longtime friend of the Federation

Apostolic Journey of Pope Francis to Mongolia

Gilbert B. Sales, President of Saint Louis University (Philippines) is interviewed by our Secretary General, Dr. François Mabille

August 21-26, 2023

This Conference was successfully held from Aug 21st to Aug 26th, 2023, in Baguio City, Philippines.and was attended by over 200 faculty, staff and students.


From November 12 to 17, the "Leading Catholic Universities in the 21st Century" program will be held in Manila, at the University of Santo Tomas

World Youth Days - Catholic University of Portugal

On 3 August, Pope Francis visited the Universidade Católica in Lisbon for the Meeting with Young University Students. Thousands of university students from all over the country, "the Pope’s Youth" as they call themselves, listened attentively to His Holiness who urged them to "seek and take risks."

September 27 - Webinar - “Articulating a Grammar of Identity/Alterity for Catholic Universities”

Global Peace events take place every Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. East Africa Time (EAT), using the same link, thanks to generous offers from peacebuilders, development professionals, academics, researchers, activists and intellectuals from around the world.

KUL, Lublin, Poland – 4-6 April 2024

The three-year research project on the educational and anthropological foundations of Educating in Trust - Educating fot Trust which has been led by ACISE gives a unique possibility of research, discussion and scholarly exchange.

June 19-23, 2023

The Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) is host institution where 12 member universities of the International Federation International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) are meeting for a
for their rectors, vice-rectors and directors, on the theme directors, on the theme of "Leading Catholic Universities in the 21st century.

26 - 28 September 2023 - Catholic University of Applied Sciences North Rhine-Westphalia (katho)

The Catholic University of Applied Sciences North Rhine-Westphalia (katho), together with scientists, students, international guests and other interested parties, would like to take a look at the major social transformations from interdisciplinary perspectives, discuss social options for action and reflect on the role of science and higher education

Replay of the last Foresight Webinar with Dr. Corinne Mellul

Watch the replay of our last Foresight Webinar

Replay of the last Research Talk with Prof. Sean O’CONNELL - Nanzan University

Watch the replay of our last Research Talk

Replay of our last Webinar on Catholic Identity

Watch our last Webinar on Catholic Identity

May 2023

Fernando Sanchez, Vice President of the International Federation of Catholic Universities (FIUC) and Rector of the Catholic University of Costa Rica, said that the Pope emphasized the responsibility of Catholic universities in building the present and future of the region.

25 May 2023

The IFCU President and Rector of the Catholic University of Portugal, Isabel Capeloa Gil, was one of the guest speakers at the conference to launch the International Research Group on Memory and Identity, which took place on 25 May at the Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre.

La fecha límite para la recepción de artículos es el 4 de agosto de 2023

La Revista de Filosofía de la Universidad Iberoamericana de la Ciudad de México convoca a participar en el dosier Teoría crítica desde las Américas

IFCU-Social Sciences Research Group

The next meeting of the International Research Group IFCU-Social Sciences will take place from 11th to 12th October 2023 in the city of Zagreb, Croatia, at the Catholic University of Croatia.

What the Church expects from Catholic Universities

On the occasion of the inauguration of the new office of the International Federation of Catholic Universities, His Eminence Cardinal José Tolentino Mendonça, Prefect of the Dicastery for Culture and Education, gave an online address for the IFCU membership.

September 10-15, 2023

Fifteen executives coming from all around the world participated in our Leadership Program from September 10 to 15, in Rome!

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