strengthen high level strategic relationships
and developing greater cooperation between the UK Higher Education Institutions and those in five Central South Asian (CSA) countries:
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Iran and Afghanistan. Applications are invited for grant funding from UK Higher Education Institutions and CSA partner institutions for a range of activities. The projects will be selected according to specific criteria such as high quality, innovative research and/or academic excellence.
On September 18th, the British Council is to launch the INSPIRE Project – International Strategic Partnerships in Research and Education. The project, far from having the objective of international student recruitment to the UK universities, aims to