Linnaeus Palme grants to 13 South Asia exchange programmes

Internationella Programkontoret

In late 2017, the Swedish Council for Higher Education decided upon the seventeenth round of Linnaeus Palme Exchange Programme grants, for the period 2017 –  2018. A total amount of SEK 37,8 Million was distributed to 85 projects at Swedish universities. Nine renewed exchange projects, plus one new project, are with India. Besides one renewed project is with Bangladesh, another one with Nepal, and finally  a new project with Bhutan is being funded.

Two projects each were given to Karolinska Institutet, Linköping University, Linnaeus University, and Mälardalen University; one each to Ersta Sköndal, Gävle, Malmö, Umeå, and Uppsala.
The following Swedish institutions are involved:
- Department of Social Work, Ersta Sköndal högskola
- Department of Business and Economic Studies, Gävle University
- Läkarprogrammet, Karolinska Institutet
- Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society (NVS), Karolinska Institutet
- Division of Nursing Science, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linköping University
- Department of Education, Linköping University
- School of Business and Economics, Linnaeus University, Växjö/Kalmar
- Department of Social Work, Linnaeus University, Växjö/Kalmar
- Faculty of Education, Malmö University
- School of Health, Care and Social Welfare (HVV), Mälardalens Högskola
- School of Business, Society and Engineering (EST), Mälardalens Högskola
- Department of Nursing, Umeå University
- Department of History, Uppsala University
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