Mandated by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), EPFL was the Leading House for the bilateral research collaboration of Switzerland with Brazil and India from 2008 to 2016.
During the 2013-2016 phase, EPFL also carried out exploratory activities with additional countries in Latin America and Vietnam aiming at enhancing scientific cooperation and establishing new strategic partnerships.
The activities of the Leading House were done in cooperation with the University of Lausanne (UNIL) as Associated Leading House for the joint research programme in social sciences with India, and with ETHZ for the exploratory activities with Vietnam.
Programmes by Countries
|Brazil-Swiss Joint Research Programme||Indo-Swiss Joint Research Programme||Exploratory Mandate for Latin America||Exploratory Mandate for Vietnam|
- Leading House for India (and region)
- Leading House for Latin America
- Leading House for the Asia Pacific region
- Leading House for South Africa (and region)
- Leading House for Russia