Building Stronger Universities (BSU) is a Danida funded partnership between Gulu University and a Consortium of Danish Universities (CDU). The CDU comprises five partner universities: University of Copenhagen-Lead University; Aarhus University; University of Southern Denmark; Roskilde University and Aalborg University. Tha programme has been funded by Danida with the overall purpose of supporting young unversities in Sub-Saharan Africa through strengthening graduate research and a research-based education, with a special empasis on research ‘for community transformation’. Through research it is hoped the university plays its role in addressing challenges facing the post-war Northern Uganda to achieve sustainable development.
The university will be launching the BSU Phase III whose implementation begins 1st October 2017.