Finding a UK collaborator

Our partner matching service through Universities UK International helps Newton Fund partner country researchers team up with potential UK collaborators.

How it works:

  • Complete a Partner Request Form as soon as possible after the launch of the call.
  • UUKi will get in touch and suggest UK researchers or research groups with similar research interests and expertise who may  be interested in collaborating
  • Tell UUKi who you want to collaborate with
  • UUKi will let you know if it’s a successful match
  • Partnership requests will also be added to UUKi’s opportunities for collaboration webpage.
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Student support service

We also offer support through UUKi to researchers who need to find a UK supervisor when applying to an open Newton Fund PhD call.

How it works:


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