swissuniversities Development and Cooperation Network (SUDAC)

The swissuniversities Development and Cooperation Network (SUDAC) programme seeks targeted support for collaboration between the various types of Swiss higher education institutions and their partners from the Global South in order to achieve an excellent standard of education, research and innovation on global challenges.

To achieve its aims, the SUDAC programme will promote the development of 'Consortia for Education and Research (COFER)' that are oriented towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the U.N. Agenda 2030 (cf. SUDAC project proposal).

The SUDAC programme foresees two calls for the creation of COFER. The first call is open now, the second call will be launched in December 2017.

First call for COFER is now closed!

Submission deadline: March 31st 2017

Decision by SUDAC Assembly: May 24th 2017

All relevant information on the call (elegibility criteria, procedures etc.) are to be found in the 'Information for Applicants' file. All proposals have to be submitted using the 'Application Form'. Incomplete application forms will not be considered for evaluation!


Aude Pacton
Head of International Relations

T +41 31 335 07 56