Student Associations and NGO's
EUROAVIA collaborates with many student associations and NGO (Non-Governmental Organizations), but amongst all it is part of the IFISO Network.
IFISO - Informal Forum of International Student Organisations is an informal forum for international officers of pluralistic, "non-political" and not-for-profit international (worldwide, European, etc.) student-run organizations. Currently the IFISO network consists of a multi-disciplinary mix of 27 such NGOs, covering more than 2 million students all together. Email: email@example.com
These organizations are, as of 27 July 2010:
AEGEE - Association des Etats Généraux des Etudiants de l’Europe / European Students’ Forum is a student organisation that promotes co-operation, communication and integration amongst young people in Europe. As a non-governmental, politically independent and non-profit organisation AEGEE is open to students and young professionals from all faculties and disciplines – today it counts 15.000 members, active in more than 230 university cities in 42 European countries. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
AIESEC - Association Internationale d'Etudiants en Sciences Economiques et Commerciales. is the international platform for young people to discover and develop their potential so as to have a positive impact on society. Along with providing over leadership positions and delivering conferences, AIESEC runs an exchange program that enables students and recent graduates the opportunity to live and work in another country. Email: email@example.com.
BEST - Board of European Students of Technology is a non-profit and non-political organisation which aims to facilitate the interaction between students, universities and companies. BEST has 86 Local BEST Groups, in 30 countries. Through our academic and non-academic events, students have the opportunity to develop themselves by acquiring and improving skills, sharing information and achieving an international mindset. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EESTEC – Electrical Engineering Students' European assoCiation is a non-political, non-profit organization of and for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science students in Europe. The aim is to promote and develop international contacts and the exchange of ideas among the students of EECS. Our vision lies in uniting EECS students all over Europe in order to reach their full potential in academic and social life. Email: email@example.com.
EFPSA - European Federation of Psychology Students’ Associations represents 250,000 psychology students from across Europe. It was established in 1987 and consists of organisations from 30 different European countries. We strive to improve the scientific and cultural experience of psychology students, and to open them to the world of psychology in different countries. Learn more about our services and events at www.efpsa.org. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EGEA - European Geography Association for students and young geographers was founded in 1988, it consists of ~70 local entities allover Europe with thousands of active members. We develop scientific and social activities: congresses, seminars, exchanges, expeditions, weekends, meetings. We also have 2 publication: European Geographer which contains scientific and general articles and EGEA Newsletter containing information about activities and events in our Association. Email: email@example.com.
ELSA - The European Law Students' Association is international, independent, non-political, non-profit-making organization run by and for students. It is comprised of students and recent graduates who are interested in academic and personal excellence in addition to their studies at their universities. ELSA offers law students a perfect platform to develop their existing skills, acquire new skills and meet fellow students and legal professionals throughout Europe. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
EMSA - European Medical Students Association represents medical students from all over geographical Europe. Its four main pillars are medical education, ethics and science as well as European integration. EMSA aims to start discussions about and find creative solutions for the challenges medicine is facing today and those it might encounter tomorrow. Email: email@example.com.
EPSA - European Pharmaceutical Students’ Association is a non-profit and non-political association which represents 33 Pharmacy Students' Associations from 29 countries, representing around 120.000 pharmacy students all over Europe. Its main objective is to develop the interests and opinions of European pharmacy students and to encourage contact and collaboration between them. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ESN - Erasmus Student Network is a not-for-profit international student organisation. Our mission is to represent international students, thus provide opportunities for cultural understanding and self-development under the principle of Students Helping Students.We are 12.000 members from more than 350 sections working on a volunteer base in Higher Education Institutions. We are offering services to 150.000 students. Email: email@example.com.
ESTIEM - the organisation of European Students of Industrial Engineering and Management represents more than 47,000 students in 26 countries and is the only Europe-wide network linking 64 IEM universities. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IAAS - International Association of Students in Agricultural and Related Sciences is a place where agricultural students from all over the world meet each other, experience new mentalities and cultures, travel and see new places and learn about all aspects of agriculture together with their future colleagues. We organize seminars, international meetings, exchange weeks, an international exchange program and small-scale development projects. Email: email@example.com.
IAPSS - International Association for Political Science Students is a platform for political science students. The Association is politically independent, non-profit and student-run, and aims to have global impact in the political science sphere. Providing its members with knowledge and skills regarding matters in the field of political science, IAPSS seeks to play a role in the lives of Political Science students. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, with roots going back to 1884, is the world's largest professional association advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. We support the professional interests of 400,000 members worldwide, of which more than 100,000 are students, by creating an environment where they can collaborate on world-changing technologies - from computing and sustainable energy systems, to aerospace, communications, robotics and healthcare - to engineer a better tomorrow. Email: email@example.com.
IFMSA - The International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations is one of the largest international student forums, bringing together more than 1.2 million medical students representing 96 countries from all 4 corners of the globe. The IFMSA believes and works towards creating culturally sensitive medical students who are able to appreciate health problems throughout the world, work relentlessly to alleviate the burdens of those problems. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IFSA - International Forestry Students' Association is a non political, non religious and non for profit organisation that has developed in the last 40 years to its current status as a worldwide organisation bringing together forestry students from all over the world in a wide spectrum of activities. Through its network IFSA encourages student meetings, enables participation in scientific debates and supports the involvement of youth in decision making processes and international forest and environmental policy. Email: email@example.com.
ISHA - International Students of History Association is committed to encouraging international co-operation and understanding through a more objective and tolerant study of history. It does so by creating and facilitating means of co-operation and exchange between history students. ISHA seeks to increase contact between students from different countries in Europe, thereby breaking the borders of nationally-oriented history teaching in favor of a more international approach. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
IVSA - International Veterinary Students Association exists to benefit the animals and people of the world by harnessing the potential and dedication of veterinary students to promote the international application of veterinary skills, education and knowledge. The Association has members all over the world and is constantly seeking to establish links with non-member countries, to encourage the exchange of ideas and values. Email: email@example.com.
JADE - European Confederation of Junior Enterprises is an umbrella organisation of more than 280 student-run businesses across 200 universities in 16 European countries. Following the motto “learning-by-doing”, our students bring the gap between academia and real business world. By running non-profit SMEs and being social entrepreneurs, the students turn over 16 million euro per year and involve more than 20.000 peers, thus leaving a significant impact on the local and national business world. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SENSD - Students' European Network for Sustainable Development is a network that aims to gather student organizations within Europe, to promote sustainable development, by exchanging knowledge and information. By networking Europeans student organizations concerned with sustainable development, SENSD promote a new generation of students aimed at constructing a cooperative, fair and environmentally friendly Europe. SENSD’s main actions deal with exchange of information, promotion of sustainable development and incubation of new initiatives. Email: email@example.com.
Last updated: May 19, 2015