Bringing Leading Global Universities Together

Shared excellence. Shared knowledge. Shared experiences.

Universitas 21 (U21) is a unique global network that brings together 28 world-leading, research-intensive universities who share a common belief in the value of collaboration and internationalisation. From Belgium to Chile, South Korea to South Africa, our member-led initiatives and programmes are designed to benefit staff, students and member institutions, through sharing resources, learning together and co-designing solutions to our common challenges. Our dynamic approach has helped nurture a global network of over 1.2 million students and 250,000 staff, inspiring institutional innovation for over 20 years.

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