Partner universities


Goethe University Frankfurt has a large network of partnerships with renowned universities all over the world, in many cases involving student exchange opportunities. Below you can find an overview of our 450+ partnerships by region and country, including partnership status (university wide or faculty level partnerships, which includes Erasmus partnerships).The partnerships team at the Global Office supervises and develops central partnerships, and also supports and advises Goethe University’s faculties on how to establish and maintain their own partnerships, including the agreement process. If you have questions our ideas that you would like to share, please reach out to us!

    • University of Abomey-Calavin (university wide)
    • University of Botswana (Faculty 02)
    • University of Ouagadougou (university wide)
    • Universite de Yaounde (Faculty 11)
    • Institut Superieur Pedagogique de Bukavu (Faculty 11)
    • Universite Evangelique en Afrique (Faculty 11)
    • Addis Ababa University (university wide)
    • Universite Felix Houphouet (Faculty 10)
    • University of Cape Coast (Faculty 09)
    • University of Education, Winneba (Faculty 09)
    • Catholic University of Eastern Africa (Faculty 07)
    • Institute for Ecumenical Education (Faculty 07)
    • University of Ibadan (Faculty 11)
    • University of Nigeria at Nsukka (Faculty 09)
    • Université de Kara (Faculty 11)

    • Saint Mary's University (university wide)
    • University of Regina (Faculty 08)
    • University of Saskatchewan (university wide)
    • University of Toronto (university wide)
    • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (Faculties 02 und 11)
    • Case Western Reserve University (Faculty 02)
    • Emory University (Faculty 03)
    • George Mason University (Faculty 02)
    • Saint Louis University (university wide)
    • San Francisco State University (Faculties 08, 09 und 10)
    • The College of New Jersey (university wide)
    • The New School for Social Research (Faculties 02, 03)
    • University of California, Davis (Faculty 03)
    • University of Louisville (Faculty 01)
    • University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School (Faculty 02)
    • University of Wisconsin La Crosse (university wide)

    • University of Sao Paulo (Faculty 02)
    • Faculdade de Teologia Nossa Senhora da Assunção (Faculty 07)
    • Universidad Federal de Bahia (university wide)
    • Universidad Adolfo Ibañez (Faculty 02)
    • Universidad Catolica Cardenal Raul Silva Henriquez (Faculty 07)
    • Universidad de Santander (university wide)
    • Universidad Externado de Colombia (university wide)
    • Universidad del Pacifico (Faculty 02)
    • Universidad Antonio Ruiz de Montoya (Faculty 07)

    • Yerevan State University (Faculty 08)
    • Chu Hai College of Higher Education, Hong Kong (Faculty 02)
    • City University of Hong Kong (Faculty 02)
    • Dalian University of Technology, (Faculty 14)
    • Fudan University (university wide, Faculties 02 und 09)
    • Lingnan University, Hongkong (Faculty 02)
    • Nankai University (Faculty 02)
    • Peking University (Faculty 02)
    • Renmin University (Faculty 07)
    • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Faculty 02)
    • Tongji University (Faculty 02)
    • Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Faculties 08, 09)
    • Shota Rustaveli State University (Faculty 09)
    • Galgotias University (Faculty 02)
    • Institute of the Study of Religion in Poona (Faculty 07)
    • O.P. Jindal Global University (Faculties 02, 03)
    • Sambalpur University (Faculty 08)
    • University of Mumbai (Faculty 08)
    • Fedowsi University of Mashhad (Faculty 08)
    • Tehran University (Faculty 09)
    • University of Isfahan (Faculty 08)
    • Hebrew University Jerusalem (Faculty 02)
    • Tel Aviv University (university wide)
    • Doshisha University (university wide)
    • Hiroshima University (Faculties 01, 07)
    • Keio University (Faculty 02)
    • Meiji University (Faculty 09)
    • Osaka University (university wide, Faculty 02)
    • Rikkyo University (Faculty 09)
    • University of Tokyo (Faculties 02, 09)
    • Yokohama City University (university wide, Faculty 02)
    • German-Kazakh University (Faculty 08)
    • L. N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University (Faculty 09)
    • American University of Central Asia (Faculty 08)
    • International University of Central Asia (Faculty 08)
    • Universiti Putra Malaysia (Faculty 09)
    • University of Malaya (Faculty 02)
    • Singapore Management University (Faculty 02)
    • Chonnam National University (Faculty 07)
    • Chung-Ang University (university wide)
    • Chungnam National University (Faculty 02)
    • EWHA Womens University (university wide)
    • Korea University (university wide)
    • Sogang University (Faculty 09)
    • Sungkyunkwan University (Faculty 09)
    • Yonsei University (Faculties 09, 16)
    • National Cheng Kung University (Faculty 01)
    • National Taiwan Normal University (university wide)
    • National Taiwan University (Faculties 01 und 02)
    • Chulalongkorn University (Faculty 02)
    • Foreign Trade University (Faculty 02)
    • Vietnamese-German University (Faculty 02)

    • Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (Faculties 09, 10)
    • Graz University of Technology (Faculty 13)
    • Medical University of Graz (Faculty 16)
    • Private University College of Teacher Education Burgenland (Faculty 11)
    • Private University of Education, Diocese of Linz (Faculty 04)
    • Sigmund Freud University (Faculty 05)
    • TU Wien (Faculty 12)
    • University of Education Upper Austria (Faculty 02)
    • University of Graz (Faculties 02, 03, 04, 09)
    • University of Innsbruck (Faculty 02)
    • University of Innsbruck (Faculty 09)
    • University of Klagenfurt (Faculty 03, 04, 07)
    • University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (Faculty 09)
    • University of Vienna (Faculties 02, 03, 04, 06, 08, 09, 10)
    • Vienna University of Economics and Business (Faculties 02, 03)
    • Gent University (Faculties 02, 08, 10, 14, 15)
    • KU Leuven (Faculties 02, 06, 09)
    • Université catholique de Louvain (Faculty 03)
    • Université Libre de Bruxelles (Faculties  02, 03, 10)
    • University of Antwerp (Faculty 02, 10)
    • University of Liège (Faculties 02, 03, 09, 10)
    • Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Faculties 11, 12)
    • Angel Kanchev  University of Ruse (Faculty 12)
    • Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski (Faculty 11)
    • University of Split (Faculties 03, 07, 08)
    • University of Zadar (Faculties 03, 11)
    • University of Zagreb (Faculty 01)
    • Zagreb School of Economics and Management (Faculty 02)
    • Cyprus University of Technology (Faculty 02)
    • University of Cyprus (Faculties 03, 09)
    • University of Nicosia (Faculty 03)
    • Charles University (Faculties 02, 03, 08, 09, 10, 11, 15, 16, university wide)
    • Masaryk University (Faculties 10, 14)
    • Palacký University Olomouc (Faculty 10)
    • University of Pardubice (Faculty 09)
    • Czech Academy of Sciences (university wide)
    • Aarhus University (Faculties 10, 12)
    • Copenhagen Business School - CBS (Faculty 02)
    • University of Copenhagen (Faculties 02, 10, 15)
    • University of Southern Denmark (Faculties 10, 15)
    • University of Tartu (Faculties 01, 02, 08)
    • Aalto University (Faculty 02)
    • Åbo Akademi University (Faculties 02, 03)
    • Hanken School of Economics (Faculty 02)
    • Tampere University (Faculty 05)
    • Uniarts Helsinki's Theatre Academy (Faculty 10)
    • University of Helsinki (Faculties 09, 11)
    • University of Jyväskyla (Faculties 03, 09)
    • University of Lapland (Faculty 03)
    • University of Oulu (Faculties 02, 11)
    • University of Turku (Faculty 03)
    • Aix-Marseille University (Faculties 03, 10, 12, 16)
    • Bordeaux Montaigne University (Faculty 10)
    • Cy Cergy Paris University (Faculty 10)
    • École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) (Faculties 03, 08, 09)
    • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (Faculties 10, 14)
    • Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris (Faculty 08)
    • EDHEC Business School (Faculty 02)
    • EM Lyon Business School (Faculty 02)
    • Institut Catholique de Paris (Faculty 07)
    • Institut d Etudes Politiques (IEP) de Paris (Faculties 01, 02)
    • Institut d Etudes Politiques de Lyon (Lyon 61) (Faculty 03)
    • Lyon Catholic University (Faculty 15)
    • Nantes Université (Faculties 03, 10)
    • NEOMA Business School (Faculty 02)
    • Paris 8 University (Faculty 03, 10)
    • Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3 University (Faculties 08, 09, 10)
    • Rennes 2 University (Faculty 09)
    • Sciences Po Grénoble (Faculty 03)
    • Sorbonne Nouvelle University (Faculty 10)
    • Sorbonne University (Faculties 03, 08, 13)
    • Toulouse Capitole University (Faculty 02)
    • Université Claude Bernard (Lyon I) (Faculties 05, 12, 16)
    • Université Côte d'Azur (Faculties 08, 09)
    • Universite d'Angers (Faculty 05)
    • Université de Caen Normandie (Faculty 10)
    • Université de Lorraine (Faculties 10, 14)
    • Université de Paris Dauphine-PSL (Faculties 02, 03)
    • Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (Faculty 10)
    • Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (Faculties 03, 11)
    • Université Grenoble Alpes (Faculties 10, 11, 12)
    • Université Lumière Lyon 2 (Faculties 01, 02, 03, 10, 11, university wide)
    • Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Faculty 01)
    • Université Paris Cité (Faculties 05, 10, 11)
    • Université Paris Lumières - NCEP (Nouveau Collège d´Etudes Politiques) (Faculty 03)
    • Université Paris-Nord (Paris XIII) (Faculty 04)
    • Université Paris-Saclay (Faculties 03, 11)
    • Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier (Faculty 15)
    • University of Bordeaux (Faculty 03)
    • University of Clermont Auvergne (Faculty 02)
    • University of Languages and Civilizations (Faculty 09)
    • University of Lille (Faculties 08, 10)
    • University of Picardie Jules (Faculties 03, 10)
    • University of Reims Champagne Ardenne (Faculty 05)
    • University of Rennes (Faculties 08, 14)
    • University of Rouen Normandy (Faculty 11)
    • University of Strasbourg (Faculties 09, 10, 14)
    • University Paris Nanterre (Faculties 01, 09, 10)
    • University Toulouse - Jean Jaurès (Faculty 03)
    • Aristotele University of Thessaloniki (Faculties 01, 03, 10, 15)
    • Athens University of Economics (Faculty 02)
    • Harokopio University (Faculty 11)
    • National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Faculties 09, 14, 16)
    • University of Crete (Faculties 03, 09, 14)
    • University of Patras (Faculty 16)
    • University of the Aegean (Faculties 04, 08, 09)
    • Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Faculty 12)
    • Central European University (Faculty 03)
    • Eötvös Loránd University (Faculties 02, 05, 09, 11)
    • Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church (Faculty 05)
    • University of Szeged (Faculties 01, 05, 10, 15)
    • University of Pécs (Faculty 10)
    • Maynooth University (Faculties 03, 09)
    • Trinity College Dublin (Faculties 10, 12)
    • University College Dublin (Faculty 02)
    • University of Galway (Faculty 10)
    • University of Limerick (Faculty 03)
    • University of Iceland (Faculties 02, 10)
    • Ca' Foscari University of Venice (Faculties 02, 03, 08, 09, 10)
    • Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Faculties 02, 03, 08)
    • Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali (LUISS) 'Guido Carli' (Faculties 01, 02, universitätsweit)
    • Politecnico di Milano (Faculty 02)
    • Roma Tre University (Faculties 10, 11)
    • Sapienza - Università degli studi di Roma (Faculties 02, 03, 09, 12)
    • Universisity of Udine (Faculty 10)
    • Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano (Faculties 02, 10)
    • Università degli Studi di Perugia (Faculty 14)
    • Università degli studi di Urbino Carlo Bo (Faculties 02, 03)
    • University of Bari Aldo Moro (Faculty 12)
    • University of Bergamo (Faculty 10)
    • University of Bologna (Faculties 02, 03, 05, 08, 09, 10)
    • University of Calabria (Faculties 12, 14)
    • University of Catania (Faculties 01, 02, 11)
    • University of Florence (Faculties 02, 03, 04, 08, 10, 13, 15, 16)
    • University of Genoa (Faculty 10)
    • University of Milan (Faculties 01, 08, 09, 14)
    • University of Milano-Bicocca (Faculties 03, 11)
    • University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Faculties 10, 12)
    • University of Naples Federico II (Faculties 02, 03, 09, 10, 13)
    • University of Padua (Faculties 02, 05, 10, 11, 16)
    • University of Pavia (Faculty 09)
    • University of Pisa (Faculties 03, 04, 09, 12)
    • University of Salento (Faculty 03)
    • University of Salerno (Faculty 09)
    • University of Siena (Faculties 02, 03)
    • University of Trento (Faculties 03, 05, 08, 10)
    • University of Trieste (Faculties 01, 13)
    • University of Turin (Faculties 03, 08, 10, 11, 14, university wide)
    • University of Tuscia (Faculty 03)
    • University of Verona (Faculty 10)
    • Vita-Salute San Raffaele University Faculties 03, 16)
    • Riga Stradins University (Faculty 08)
    • University of Latvia (Faculty 03)
    • University Liechtenstein (Faculty 02)
    • Vilnius University (Faculties 01, 03, 09, 16, university wide)
    • Vytautas Magnus University (Faculties 02, 12)
    • University of Luxembourg (Faculties 02, 04, 11)
    • University of Malta (Faculties 02, 03)
    • Erasmus University Rotterdam (Faculty 02)
    • Maastricht University (Faculty 16)
    • Radboud University Nijmegen (Faculties 10, 16)
    • Tilburg University (Faculty 02)
    • University of Amsterdam (Faculties 02, 10)
    • University of Groningen (Faculties 02, 06, 08, 09)
    • Utrecht University (Faculties 03, 10)
    • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (Faculty 05)
    • BI Norwegian Business School (Faculty 02)
    • MF Norwegian School of Theology (Faculty 06)
    • Norwegian School Of Economics (Faculty 02)
    • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) (Faculties 09, 15)
    • Oslo National Academy of the Arts (Faculty 10)
    • UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Faculty 10, 14, 15)
    • University of Bergen (Faculties 02, 10, 13)
    • University of Oslo (Faculties 08, 10, 11)
    • Adam Mickiewicz University (Faculties 08, 09)
    • AGH University of Science and Technology (Faculty 12)
    • Cracow University of Economics (Faculty 02)
    • Jagiellonian University (Faculties 03, 08, 09, 11, 16, university wide)
    • Medical University of Silesia (Faculty 16)
    • Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (Faculty 03)
    • Poznan University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) (Faculty 16)
    • Poznan University of Technology (Faculty 12)
    • University of Gdańsk (Faculties 02, 11)
    • University of Lodz (Faculties 03, 11)
    • University of Silesia in Katowice (Faculty 03)
    • University of Social Sciences and Humanities (SWPS) (Faculty 05)
    • University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn (Faculty 08)
    • University of Warsaw (Faculties 03, 09)
    • University of Wrocław (Faculties 03, 06, 10)
    • Wrocław University of Economics and Business (Faculty 02)
    • Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa (Faculties 03, 09)
    • Lisbon School of Economics and Management (Faculty 02)
    • Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Faculty 02)
    • Universidade de Coimbra (Faculties 02, 16)
    • Universidade de Lisboa (Faculties 03, 04, 05, 10)
    • University of Minho (Faculty 10)
    • Universidade do Porto (Faculties 02, 03, 04, 05, 08, 10, 11)
    • Nova University Lisbon (Faculties 01, 02, 03, 10)
    • Babeș-Bolyai University (Faculty 03)
    • Transilvania University of Brasov (Faculty 09)
    • University of Bucharest (Faculty 11)
    • "Grigore T. Popa" University of Medicine and Pharmacy (Faculty 16)
    • Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy (Faculty 16)
    • West University of Timişoara (Faculties 09, 11)
    • Constantine the Philosopher University (Faculty 12)
    • Trnava University (Faculty 09)
    • University of Economics in Bratislava (Faculty 02)
    • University of Ljubljana (Faculty 02)
    • Conservatorio Superior de Música de Canarias (Faculty 09)
    • Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Faculties 01, 02, 16)
    • Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Faculty 02)
    • Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Faculties 03, 05, 08, 09)
    • University of Alcalá (Faculty 10)
    • University of Alicante (Faculty 02)
    • Universidad de Almería (Faculties 08, 10, 11)
    • Universidad de Cádiz (Faculties 04, 15, 16)
    • University of Cantabria (Faculty 12)
    • Universidad de Córdoba (Faculty 10)
    • Universidad de Extremadura (Faculty 11)
    • Universidad de Granada (Faculties 02, 03, 05, 10, 13, 15)
    • Universidad de La Laguna (Faculties 08, 12)
    • Universidad de la Rioja (Faculty 10)
    • Universidad de Málaga (Faculty 10)
    • Universidad de Salamanca (Faculties 08, 10)
    • Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (Faculties 04, 05, 10)
    • Universidad de Sevilla (Faculty 11)
    • Universitat de València (Faculties 03, 05, 10, 12)
    • University of Valladolid (Faculty 04)
    • Universidad de Vigo (Faculty 10)
    • Universidad del País Vasco (Faculty 10)
    • Universitas Miguel Hernandez (Faculties 05, 16)
    • Universidad Pablo de Olavide (Faculties 03, 04, 10)
    • Universidad Pública de Navarra (Faculty 03)
    • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (Faculties 10, 12)
    • Universitat de Barcelona (Faculties 02, 10, 15)
    • Universitat de Girona (Faculty 10)
    • Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (Faculty 04)
    • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Faculty 12)
    • Universitat Politècnica de València (Faculty 15)
    • Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona (Faculties 02, 10)
    • Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Faculty 10)
    • Umeå University (Faculties 10, 12, 13, 15)
    • Dalarna University (Faculty 03)
    • Linköping University (Faculties 01, 02, 03)
    • Lund University (Faculties 03, 11, 14)
    • Örebro University (Faculty 15)
    • Södertörn University (Faculty 10)
    • Stockholm University (Faculties 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15)
    • University of Borås (Faculty 06)
    • University of Gothenburg (Faculties 02, 13)
    • University of Lucerne (Faculty 06)
    • University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (Faculty 04)
    • Pädagogische Hochschule Bern (Faculty 04)
    • Università della Svizzera italiana (Faculty 02)
    • University of  Basel (Faculties 03, 09)
    • University of Bern (Faculties 03, 06, 08, 09, 11)
    • University of St. Gallen (Faculty 02)
    • University of Zurich (Faculties 02, 08, 09, 10, 11, 16)
    • University of Fribourg (Faculties 09, 11, 12)
    • Université de Genève (Faculties 09, 11)
    • University of Lausanne (Faculties 01, 02, 03, 10)
    • Altinbas University (Faculty 03)
    • Anadolu University (Faculty 10)
    • Ankara University (Faculties 03, 09)
    • Bilkent University (Faculty 02)
    • Boğaziçi University (Faculties 02, 12)
    • Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University (Faculty 11)
    • Erciyes University (Faculty 09)
    • Eskisehir Osmangazi University (Faculty 04)
    • Hatay Mustafa Kemal University (Faculty 09)
    • Istanbul University (Faculties 03, 05, 09, 16)
    • Marmara University (Faculties 03,04, 09)
    • Middle East Technical University (Faculties 03, 09)
    • Okan University (Faculty 03)
    • Sabancı University (Faculty 02)
    • Selcuk University (Faculty 13)
    • Suleyman Demirel University (Faculty 09)
    • Bursa Uludağ University (Faculty 09)
    • Uşak University (Faculty 09)
    • Cardiff University (Faculty 10)
    • King s College - University of London (Faculties 08, 10, 14)
    • Northumbria University (Faculty 02)
    • University of Birmingham (Faculties 02, 03 10)
    • University of Cambridge (Faculty 10)
    • University of East Anglia (university wide, Faculties 02, 03, 05)
    • University of Exeter (Faculties 02, 03, 10)
    • University of Leicester (Faculties 01, 11, 12)
    • University of Plymouth (Faculties 02, 11)
    • University of Sheffield (Faculty 10)
    • University of Southampton (Faculties 02, 03, 10)