Welcome to the U21 Health Sciences group's website!


The U21 Health Sciences group is one of the collaborative group of the network for international higher education Universitas 21. It was created in 2000 to provide Health Sciences Faculty within U21 member universities with a framework for exploring opportunities for collaborative research, information exchange and sharing of resources. The U21 Health Sciences membership includes Dentistry, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery, Pharmacy and Public Health. On this website, you will find a range of information about the group and its activities. Feel free to browse and if you have any questions or comment, please contact us.

U21 Health Sciences Group's mission

To enhance individual and collective contributions by leadership to health sciences education and research and to social transformation through sharing of experiences and resources and through collaborative interdisciplinary projects.


Main projects

U21 Health Sciences Summer School

U21 UNMDG initiative

U21 Social Media for Education in Health

U21 Health Sciences Doctoral Student Forum

U21 Health Sciences Teaching Excellence Award

U21 Health Sciences Global Learning Partnership

  U21 Clinical Placement Program in Medicine

 U21 Clinical Placement Program in Nursing

U21 Benchmarking in Nursing