Building Stronger Universities II – KU
InfoStart date: 31 October, 2014 End date: 29 September, 2017 Project type: Building Stronger Universities Project code: BSU2-KU Countries: Nepal Thematic areas: Energy, Urban development, Lead institution: Aalborg University (AAU), Department of Development and Planning; Department of Electronic Systems, Denmark Aarhus University (AU), Department of Science and Technology, Denmark Kathmandu University (KU), Nepal University of Copenhagen (UCPH), Department of Geography and Planning, Denmark Project coordinator: Sagar Raj Sharma Total grant: 5,300,000 DKK
The overall objective of the partnership programme is to strengthen Kathmandu University's (KU) capacity to carry out quality research and PhD education on major social, economic, and technical aspects of societal development in Nepal.
There are two intermediate (2 years) objectives: The first is to lay the groundwork for strengthening KU's institutional capacity to carry out research in two ajor areas (urban futures and renexable energy). The second is to improve administrative research support services; smooth, transparent and demand-driven procedures in particular.Go back to all projects