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About Us

We initiate and carry out high profile projects and activities, commission research and produce publications to support and develop the UK HE sector's international activities. 

    Our work overseas

    The International Unit works to represent UK higher education across the globe. To see more about our opportunities in different regions please click here.

      Funding Opportunities

      The IU advertises and supports a number of international funding opportunities for universities including the UK Government's Newton Fund, EU Funding opportunities, as well as invitations to tender.  


        The IU runs and support a number of programmes including the Brazillian Ciência sem Fronteiras programme, Kazakhstan International Scholarships, and the UK-Indonesia DIKTI programme, the Go International programme, and the HE Global programme, in partnership with the British Council.  


          The International Unit produces a number of newsletters and bulletins, including our flagship International Focus Newsletter, European and Newton Funding Bulletins, and Go International Newsletter. This section includes the  latest editions and information on how to sign up to our newsletters.


            The International Unit organises a number of high profile conferences, seminars and events. Click here for more details. 

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