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University-Industry Link: UK-China Higher Education Forum – 25th March 2014 (Bristol)

21 February 2014

Registration open for this event

Co-hosted by the University of Bristol, British Council and the UK Higher Education International Unit, the forum brings together UK leaders of higher education sector, industry and government departments to join the debate with 25 senior leaders and managers from Chinese Universities and government departments. This is the fifth time that British Council hosts UK-China Higher Education Forum following the success of the previous four at Derby, York, Cardiff and Nottingham respectively in the past years.

Event aims and objectives

The forum aims to provide a platform for university leaders, managers and industry/government representatives to discuss how to engage with each other for mutual benefit.

Who can attend?

This event is aimed at university senior leaders and managers, university heads of international offices and representatives from government and industry.

How can I apply?

Please contact Zhao Li, Education Manager, British Council Beijing to register your interest. Email: zhao.li@britishcouncil.org.cn Tel: +86(10)65906903 ext. 221

Latest Funding Opportunities Digest: 15th October 2013

15 October 2013

The following funding opportunities have recently been announced. Please follow the links for more information. 

UK Funders

EU Funders

International Funders

  • Humanitarian Innovation Fund – Small & Large Grants. Closing Date: 28th October 2013 (EoIs for the Large Grants)

Latest Funding Opportunities Digest: 30th September 2013

30 September 2013

The following funding opportunities have recently been announced. Please follow the links for more information.

UK Funders

 EU Funders 

  • EU – ERA-NET – Transnational Joint Call 2013. A total budget of approximately €33 million is available for projects lasting up to 36 months. Closing Date: 30th October 2013.

Internal Funds

  • University of Salford – VC’s Early Career Scholarships. £2,000 bursary, minimum research workload allocation and dedicated mentoring support. Closing Date: 31st October 2013.