AIESEC – Association Internationale des Etudiants en Sciences Economiques et Commerciales. From French International Association of Students in Economics and Management. Nowadays, the french acronym AIESEC is no longer used by the organization, since in the history AIESEC expanded to other backgrounds different to Economic and Commercial Sciences. AIESEC is the current legally accepted name for the organisation.


AI – AIESEC International – The AIESEC at international level with a mandate of one year AI coordinates all the national committees. AI includes members from different MCs around the world. PAI – President of AIESEC International

MC – Member Committee The AIESEC on national level with a mandate of one year MC coordinates all the local committees. MC includes members from different LCs form the country or abroad. The Bulgarian MC is in Sofia.

MCP – Member Committee President

MCVP – Member Committee Vice President

GST - Global Support Team

EST - Entity Support Team - team supporting an MCVP

LC – Local Committee – local section. The current number of LCs in Bulgaria is 9 –  in Sofia (TU, UNWE, SU), in Varna (EU), in Veliko Tarnovo (VTU), in Svishtov (SA), in Plovdiv (PU), in Blagoevgrad (AUBG), in Burgas () ;

EB – Executive board includes the LCP + LCVPs

LCP – President of the Local Committee

LCVP – Vice-President of the Local Committee

Functional Teams

UR - University Relations

PR – Public relations department. It includes a team responsible for finding sponsors, partners and/or raising leads and sales.

F/ F&L – Finance & Legal financial department responsible for all the finance that cycle through LC or MC.

ICX – Incoming Exchange – the team responsible for the incoming exchange participants, and signing the contracts with Local Companies.

OGX – Outgoing Exchange – the team responsible for sending local students abroad as Exchanged students.

TM – Talent Management – talent development team responsible for the trainings, motivation, development and recruitment of the members.

MoP - Team consisted of BoP (Board of Presidents) and MC team.


Alumni – A former member, who has been active in AIESEC, had a leadership position or went on exchange. He/she is still actively supporting AIESEC work (e.g. give trainings, advices…)

XP – Experience - in AIESEC- XP is every position that a member takes

TN - Trainee Nominee – mostly are the companies, organizations or projects that give opportunity for students to gain experience in the area of working.

EP – Exchange participant – the students that are here coming from abroad.They are part of project or interns.

OC – Organizing Committee – Organizing Committee. A group of people who is arranging a P-BoX, seminar or conference. They make sure a project is done properly. Some of the OC positions may include sales, finance, reception, logistics, communication.

OCP = PM – Organizing Committee President = Project Manager – Organizing Committee President – the coordinator of an AIESEC project or conference.

FACI – facilitator – people that help or give sessions during the main event. CHAIR – The main presenter, it is a must have on every conference.

GM – General Meeting - meeting of all the LC members.

GA – General Assembly - Episodic meeting of all the full-right members of the LC which is

arranged when important decisions should be made.

RnR - Reward and Recognition

EwA - Engaging with AIESEC

LEC - Local Educational Cycle

KM - Knowledge Management

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