About the Programs

Academic partnerships funded programs are type of cooperation initiatives between southern and northern HEIs created by  a donor who is interested in strengthening southern HEIs and looks for northern HEIs to assist him in this role.

The cooperation programs include:

1-staff development schemes

2-curriculum reform

3- joint research

4-exchanges of staff and students

5-Professional advice

6-Enhancement of teaching & research facilities

The cooperation programs can be classified into two types according to the minimum number of participating countries:

Multilateral programs

The submitted projects' consortium must include partners from more than two countries: i.e.

1-HORIZON 2020



Bilateral programs

The submitted projects' consortium includes partners from two countries: i.e.

1- Leverhulme Trust- UK

2-TWAS – Italy

3-ENVI -France

4- British academy- UK

5-DANIDA -Denmark

6- Al maqdisi-France

7-NORTH-south -south(HEI program) - Finlanda