The Worldwide Universities Network (WUN)

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

WUN Annual Briefing Session

The annual WUN briefing session took place on Friday 30 June 2017.

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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 Projects at Sheffield

We're proud to be active participants in the WUN. Sheffield staff are participating in a wide range of WUN projects, making Sheffield one of the best performing WUN members.

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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 21 member universities from 11 countries worldwide.

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