Faculty mobility program
Through the office's own funds, a round-trip ticket or travel expenses of a professor who intends to generate new ties of cooperation with foreign institutions would be financed.
• Being a UIS plant teacher
• Having approval of your Faculty Board
• Working proposal and objectives that seeks to obtain with the stay
• Having commitment to generate a cooperation agreement
To apply, write to firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy to email@example.com
This program seeks to provide support aimed at financing the participation of national and international experts in events and activities organized in Colombia or abroad, by higher education institutions (HEIs), research centers, technological institutions, higher normal schools or institutions that are dedicated to academic, research, development and / or innovation work, that are part of the Reciprocity program for Foreigners in Colombia or carry out cooperation activities with one of these or the Colombian government.
The International Experts program encourages and strengthens the internationalization and quality of higher and technological education in Colombia, as well as the research, development and innovation processes implemented by member institutions.
Note: For the application platform, only one user is assigned per institution which is usually managed by the Office of International Relations or the Vice-Rectory for Research.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The International Expertos program covers the following modalities:
Institutions enrolled in the Reciprocity for Foreigners program in Colombia and higher normal schools may request financial support under the conditions described in this call, in order for an expert residing abroad to participate in an event or activity in Colombia. For this modality, support may be requested for:
Institutions enrolled in the Reciprocity for Foreigners program in Colombia and higher normal schools may request financial support under the conditions described in this call, for the purpose of participating in an event, academic or research activity outside the country. Within this modality you can request support for:
– Teachers and academics who are going to make a presentation or academic activity outside the country.
– Internships for researchers and phD students.
– Directors and administrative officials who will participate in an activity that contributes to the development of the institution from the internationalization.
– Academic missions.
– Students with high academic distinctions who will represent the institution or the country in an event abroad.
Funding by ICETEX is conditional on the duration of the expert’s visit, which may not be less than three (3) days or more than fourteen (14) days. In the event that the requested item is air tickets, the stay may last up to six (6) months.
Do you want more information?
Foreign Affairs Office
Phone: +57 (607) 634 4000
UIS Central Campus
Cra 27 calle 9, Ciudad Universitaria.
Edificio administración 2, primer piso.
Universidad Industrial de Santander.
Monday to Friday
7:00 a.m. – 12:00 m.
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.