Universitas 21 (U21) is a leading global network of research-intensive universities that empowers its members to share excellence, collaborate internationally and nurture global knowledge exchange. Our member-led initiatives and programmes are designed to inform and assist the development of our staff and students, enhancing their ability to work in partnership with their wider communities. The pages below will tell you more about how you can get involved with U21 programmes and activities.
Guide to U21 Activities and Opportunities
A Guide to U21 Opportunities
A visual guide to the opportunities U21 offers staff, students and university leaders
Graduate Collaborative Research Awards
Funding for doctoral candidates to develop collaborative research projects within the U21 network.
Early Career Researcher Workshops
Find out more about our annual U21 Early Career Researcher Workshops.
U21 Student Programmes
U21 delivers a range of internationally focussed opportunities which enhance student engagement, mobility and employability and help prepare students for life and work across international borders and cultural boundaries.
Opportunities offered by U21 universities
View our database of international and online opportunities for students of all disciplines and levels of study
U21 RISE Awards
Support our international showcase for student-led projects in sustainability and social enterprise
Educational Innovation Symposium
Conference for Educational Innovation Leaders at our member universities.
Contact Your International Office
Find the contact details for your university's International Office.
Impact of the global Covid-19 outbreak on student mobility opportunities
Due to the current health crisis and significant disruption to university operations, a number of programs at our member universities are cancelled or postponed for the time being. However, many of our partners are offering virtual opportunities and a full list of these can be found here.