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International Relations (IR)

International relations, at the office of external relations, coordinates, administers and quality-checks university-common international collaboration agreements and funding programmes relating to education and research. We have a counselling role for management, faculties and the university administration in internationalisation questions and work with implementation of the internationalisation policy at the university.

Areas of responsibility

  • Faculty support
  • International university wide collaboration agreements
  • Management support
  • Programmes and projects (Erasmus+, Linnaeus-Palme, MFS, STINT Teaching Sabbatical, Scholars at Risk, Lnu Strategic Funds for Internationalisation)
  • Staff mobility
  • Strategy and external monitoring
  • The Brussels office

Regional management

Staff at International Relations (IR) work with a regional management in the sense that they are responsible for the university wide international agreements and have knowledge about ongoing collaboration in the region, as well as financial possibilities and the educational system and monitoring.


Contact person for the faculties

Each member at IR acts as a contact person towards a faculty where members of staff of the faculty can contact for questions within our field of work: