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  • International funding - apply now!

    We are delighted to announce the first call for applications to our 2015-2016 International Research Funding Schemes. The previous calls are already funding a wide range of fascinating research projects across the globe and we are looking forward to receiving...

  • International funding award winners announced

    Congratulations to all FAPESP-Bath and Accelerating International Research Collaboration award winners! In this year’s FAPESP-Bath funding call we have funded three projects. The lucky winners will be collaborating with colleagues from University of Sao Paulo on the following projects: Dr...

  • International Relations Office wiki pages

    We have recently created the International Relations Office wiki pages for everything related to the International Strategy. We are using the wiki to share information with staff whilst our International Relations Office website is being developed. Here you can find...

  • Newton Fund and international grant successes

    Many of our academics have recently been successful in securing financial support through the Newton Fund and international grants. It’s great to see them working on interesting international projects with the funding. Some of these have been a result of seed funding...

  • Pre-departure Briefings

    Each summer we hold a series of events in some of our larger markets that close out the recruitment cycle and to which students who have been offered admission to the University of Bath are invited. Brian and colleagues from...

  • THELMAs Awards night

    The University of Bath was one of the 6 universities which received a Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards (THELMAs) nomination for Outstanding International Strategy. Andy, Katja, Lorna and I had been invited to the awards ceremony at the Grosvenor House hotel in London....

  • Incredible India

    Nervous students, worried parents, a difficult maths paper, and hot like an oven... All came together for one thing: the dream of studying at the University of Bath. As part of the IRO recruitment team, I spent a few days...

  • NAFSA 2015

    At the end of May, Tracey Stenson-Jukes, International Mobility Coordinator and I were joined by Pete Nuttall, the Director of International Relations for the School of Management at the 2015 NAFSA (National Association of Foreign Student Advisers) Annual Conference &...

  • Visits from Latin America

    Last week we welcomed senior colleagues from two of our international strategic partners in Latin America: the National University of Colombia (UNAL) and the University of Campinas (UNICAMP). National University of Colombia, 4th June Professor Catalina Arévalo Ferro, the Director...

  • Going Global 2015

    Last week, I joined the Vice-Chancellor, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Internationalisation), IRO Partnerships Manager and the Director of ICHEM at the British Council’s annual international conference - Going Global 2015 in London. This annual event gathering leaders in Higher Education from around the world was a...