Search by partner institutions abroad

German universities cooperate with more than 5,400 partner institutions worldwide. Partners abroad are usually foreign universities. However, relations with non-university institutions, in particular research institutes, political authorities, schools, etc. are also recorded.

Here you can find the foreign partner institutions of German universities.

  • Notes on search criteria

    Foreign country – Selection from a list of official short names of foreign countries

    Foreign location – Entry of the place name or part of it (please note the language rules below)

    Foreign institution, name – Entry of the name or a part of it (please note the language rules below)

    Using multiple criteria
    You can combine the individual criteria in the search. The logical link is "and".

    Language rules for foreign institutions and locations
    The names and locations of foreign partner institutions in countries with the following official languages are recorded in the original version:
    German, English, French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.
    The names and locations of all other foreign partner institutions are recorded in English.

    Exception is Belgium, where the Walloon partner institutions are recorded in French and the Flemish partner institutions in Flemish.

  • Notes on received results

    In the first step, you will receive a table with the partner institutions of German universities in one country in accordance with the selected search criteria.
    The table is sorted alphabetically by the foreign location and by the name of the foreign partner institution.

    In a second step, you will receive information about the respective partner institution.

    In a third step, the German partner universities are displayed.

    In a fourth step, the details of the university cooperation will be shown.


    Additional note
    The results only contain the partner institutions of German universities.