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UK Department for International Development

Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education Innovation and Reform (SPHEIR)

UK aid from the British people

Project Data Last Updated: 03/10/2019

IATI Identifier: GB-1-203166

Partner Projects

British Council

  • Strategic Partnerships for Higher Education Innovation and Reform (SPHEIR) SPHEIR aims to transform higher education systems in focus countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and the Middle East to better meet the needs of graduates and employers. Through grants, it supports diverse, large-scale partnerships working across different sectors and countries to improve the quality, relevance, accessibility and affordability of higher education. It focuses on creating new and innovative solutions to key higher education challenges to deliver systemic and sustainable change at scale. Total Project Budget: £15,959,775 DFID Funding: £15,959,818