The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN)

A world leading research university network, tackling global challenges through international collaboration

Worldwide Universities Network Annual Briefing Session

Global Engagement is pleased to invite all academic staff and PhD students to our annual Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) briefing session taking place on Tuesday 26th June 2018 in Workroom 3, The Diamond.

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Worldwide Universities Network

WUN draws upon the combined intellectual power and resources of its members to create opportunities in international research and graduate education. It partners with government, international organisations and industry to stretch ambitions and develop the next generation of leaders.

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WUN Funding Opportunities: RDF

The Research Development Fund (RDF) offers grants for selected international research collaborations which demonstrate potential to become self-sustaining by securing external funding.

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WUN Funding Opportunities: RMP

The Research Mobility Programme (RMP) offers funding for the academic community to visit international WUN partners to establish and cultivate research links.

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WUN Member Universities

WUN creates new multilateral opportunities for international collaboration in research and graduate education. It is a flexible, dynamic organisation that uses the combined resources and intellectual power of its membership to achieve collective international objectives and to stretch international ambitions. WUN is made up of 22 member universities from 12 countries worldwide.

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