What is the opportunity?
Capacity-building projects in the field of higher education are cooperation projects between the Eu universities and Egyptian universities, based on multilateral partnerships, primarily between higher education institutions from Programme and eligible Partner Countries. To increase cooperation with the EU, improve the quality of higher education and its alignment with labour market needs and strengthen the capacity of management, governance, and innovation, as well as internationalisation.
Capacity building projects typically focus on one of three main activities:
There are two types of projects:
Projects typically last 2 or 3 years and the grant varies between EUR 500,000 and EUR 1 million. It can be used to cover staff costs, travel costs, costs of stay, equipment and sub-contracting activities.
Applications should be submitted online under one of the annual calls for proposals published by the Education Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency.
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