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Warwick International


Warwick - a global university

Launched in the University's 50th anniversary year 2015 - Warwick's Looking Forward strategy aims to see the university firmly positioned within the top 50 world universities.

the next decade will present very different opportunities and challenges to those we’ve faced so far, but our commitment to securing Warwick’s position as a leading global higher education institution remains undimmed

Professor Sir Nigel Thrift, Vice Chancellor and President

Successful and innovative partnership activity will play a central role in increasing our global reach and reputation and positioning our activities internationally. Warwick continues to develop links with international partners who complement our activities and ideals, and provide innovation, sustainability and strategic value.

Find out more about our approach to securing Warwick's global position through our ambitious strategy - 'Looking Forward'

Information for students

Over one third of students come to study at Warwick from outside the UK. We therefore have a lot of experience in supporting students joining us from overseas. Details on services available to international students can be found on the International Office section of the website

International Collaboration

Collaborating with other universities and sharing knowledge and resources with universities and academic communities throughout the world is an important part of Warwick’s international mission. Warwick has invested significantly in the development of international research collaborations.

Warwick also has long-standing exchange programmes with prestigious universities in more than 40 countries around the world, located in Europe, North America, South America, Australasia and East Asia.

Two significant international alliances developed at Warwick including the Monash Warwick Alliance and the Center for Urban Science and Progress (USA):


The University of Warwick (UK) and Monash University (Australia) have signed a new agreement to create an alliance between the two universities that will clearly establish both as “globally connected Universities”.

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The Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) is an applied science research institute which is a partnership of top institutions from around the globe, led by NYU and NYU-Poly with a consortium of world-class universities including Warwick.

Global Research Priorities

As a research-intensive University with a mandate to respond to the world's most challenging problems, the GRPs programme provides a focus for multidisciplinary research in key areas of international significance. From food to sustainable cities, from energy to innovative manufacturing, the GRPs provide a platform from which Warwick can make a globally distinctive contribution.

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International Partnerships Team

Based within the University's International Office the partnerships team supports the development of the University’s relationships with overseas partners including universities, governments, and research funding bodies.

Visit Information

If you would like to visit the University campus, find out more in our Online Visitors Centre.