Circle U. Seed Funding Scheme:
The 2022 call is open now!

We invite academics, researchers and students from the nine member universities of Circle U. to apply for funding for collaborative projects to shape the future of our alliance.

Apply before 30 November 2022

We offer international opportunities for students and staff


  • Connect with colleagues
  • Join networks and forums
  • Seed funding
  • Mobility options
  • Join training programmes

Opportunities for academics


  • Study abroad
  • Join a summer school
  • Participate in Circle U. Challenges
  • Join a network
  • Get international experience

Opportunities for students

Administrative staff

  • Connect with colleagues
  • Join training programmes
  • Mobility options
  • Circle U. Days
  • Seminars and events

Opportunities for administrative staff


  • kevin-guillaume Kevin Guillaume – one year as Secretary General Sep. 28, 2022

    Kevin Guillaume marks one year as Secretary General of Circle U. It has been busy, but the recent developments in Europe have reinforced his belief in the importance of universities and alliances like Circle U.

  • markus-winkler-4fsxgpslnh4-unsplash The future of our alliance is almost here! Sep. 28, 2022

    Launched in March 2022, the process "Circle U. 2030" aims at preparing the future of our alliance. It will also serve as a basis for our application to the next call for the European Universities Alliances, that is expected to be launched by the end of this year.


Oct. 4, 2022Oct. 6, 2022, Aarhus, Denmark
Oct. 15, 2022 9:30 AM5:00 PM, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin