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Partner universities

The Faculty of Science has agreements with universities worldwide to enable student exchanges. You can find a preliminary list of partner universities below. Prior to each call, we will publish a separate web page that lists the partner universities you can apply to in the call.

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Two types of agreements

There are two types of agreements for exchange studies: those that are open to all students at the Faculty of Science, and those that are open for exchange in specific subject areas. Click on the shortcuts below to find partner universities.

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Partner universities for all students at the Faculty of Science

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Partner universities in North America

  • McGill University, Canada
  • Queen’s University, Canada
  • Simon Fraser University, Canada
  • University of British Columbia, Canada
  • University of Calgary, Canada
  • University of Toronto Mississauga, Canada
  • University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Michigan State University, USA
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  • University of California, USA
  • University of Denver, USA
  • University of Maryland, USA
  • University of Wisconsin Madison, USA

Partner universities in Australia and New Zealand

  • La Trobe University, Australia
  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
  • The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • University of Adelaide, Australia
  • University of Queensland, Australia
  • University of Sydney, Australia
  • University of Tasmania, Australia
  • University of Western Australia, Australia
  • University of Auckland, New Zealand
  • University of Canterbury, New Zealand
  • University of Otago, New Zealand

Partner universities in Asia

  • Fudan University, China (only for studies in physics)
  • Xiamen University, China
  • City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • HKUST - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
  • University of Indonesia, Indonesia
  • Ehime University, Japan
  • Korea Advanced Inst. of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea
  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • National University of Singapore, Singapore

Partner universities in Latin America

  • Universidad de Chile, Chile
  • Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador

Partner universities in the Middle East

University of Jordan, Jordan

Partner universities in Africa

University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Partner universities in Europe

University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

Partner universities in the Nordic countries

  • Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Roskilde University, Denmark
  • University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
  • University of the Faroe Islands, Faroe Islands
  • Swedish School of Social Science at University of Helsinki, Finland
  • University of Eastern Finland, Finland
  • University of Helsinki, Finland
  • University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • University of Lapland, Finland
  • University of Oulo, Finland
  • University of Tampere, Finland
  • University of Vaasa, Finland
  • Åbo Akademi University, Finland
  • University of Greenland, Greenland
  • Reykjavík University, Iceland
  • University of Akureyri, Iceland
  • University of Iceland, Iceland
  • Arctic University of Norway, Norway
  • Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
  • University of Agder, Norway
  • University of Bergen, Norway
  • University of Oslo, Norway

Partner universities that offer exchange in specific subject areas

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Partner universities for exchange in the subject biology

Austria

  • University of Innsbruck, Institute of Botany
  • University of Vienna, Department of Neuroscience and Developmental Biology

Belgium

  • KU Leuven
  • L’Université libre de Bruxelles

France

  • Aix-Marseille University
  • Paul Sabatier University Toulouse III
  • University of Montpellier II, Faculty of Science
  • Paris-Sud University

Germany

  • Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Department of Biology
  • Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Faculty of Biology and Pharmacy
  • Heidelberg University
  • Humboldt University of Berlin, Department of Biology
  • RWTH Aachen University
  • University of Bonn, Department of Cell Biology
  • University of Cologne, Institute for Genetics
  • University of Göttingen

Italy

  • Tuscia University, Department for Innovation in Biological, Agro-food and Forest systems (DIBAF)
  • University of Pavia, Department of Biology and Biotechnology ”Lazzaro Spallanzani

Lithuania

Vilnius University, Faculty of Natural Sciences

Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Science
  • University of Groningen
  • VU Amsterdam
  • Wageningen University

Slovenia

University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty

Spain

  • Complutense University of Madrid, Biological Sciences
  • University of Barcelona

Switzerland

  • ETH Zurich
  • University of Geneva
  • University of Zurich

United Kingdom

  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Glasgow, School of Life Sciences
  • University of Manchester, Faculty of Life Sciences
  • University of Liverpool
  • University of Sussex

Partner universities for exchange in the subject chemistry

Austria

  • Graz University of Technology
  • University of Vienna

Belgium

Université de Liège, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech

Finland

University of Oulu, Department of Chemistry

France

  • École Nationale Superieure de Chimie de Montpellier (ENSCM)
  • Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris
  • University of Rennes, Department of Chemistry

Germany

  • Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Faculty for Chemistry and Earth Sciences
  • Goethe University Frankfurt
  • Heidelberg University
  • Kiel University
  • Ludwig Maximilian University, München
  • University of Marburg

Italy

  • University of Bari Aldo Moro
  • University of Bologna
  • University of Rome, Tor Vergata

Lithuania

Vilnius University

Netherlands

Utrecht University, Faculty of Science

Poland

University of Poznan, Faculty of Chemistry

Spain

  • Complutense University of Madrid, Faculty of Chemical Sciences
  • University of Barcelona, Faculty of Chemistry

United Kingdom

  • University of Strathclyde, Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • University of Sussex

Partner universities for exchange in the subject geology

Estonia

University of Tartu, Department of Geology

Finland

University of Oulu, Department of Geology

France

  • University of Lille
  • University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Department of Geology
  • University of Rennes

Germany

  • Heidelberg University, Department of Geology
  • Martin-Luther-University, Department of Geology
  • RWTH Aachen University, Department of Geology

Italy

University of Florence, Department of Geology

Lithuania

Vilnius University, Department of Geology

Netherlands

Utrecht University

Norway

University of Tromsø, Department of Geology

Poland

University of Warsaw, Department of Geology

Spain

University of Barcelona, Department of Geology

United Kingdom

  • University of Edinburgh
  • University of Liverpool, Department of Geology

Partner universities for exchange in the subject mathematical statistics

Lithuania

Kaunas University of Technology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences


Partner universities for exchange in the subject mathematics

Austria

University of Vienna, Department of Mathematics

France

  • Aix-Marseille University, Department of Mathematics
  • University of Western Brittany, Brest
  • Sorbonne University, Pierre and Marie Curie Campus
  • University of Paris (Diderot)
  • Paris-Sud University
  • Paris Dauphine University
  • University of Bordeaux

Germany

  • Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Mathematical Institute
  • Heidelberg University
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of München, Mathematical Institute
  • RWTH Aachen University, Department of Mathematics
  • TU Darmstadt, Department of Mathematics
  • Technical University of Munic, Department of Mathematics
  • University of Augsburg, Department of Mathematics
  • University of Cologne, Mathematical institute
  • University of Göttingen, Mathematical Institute
  • University of Hamburg
  • University of Rostock, Institute of Mathematics
  • University of Ulm, Faculty of Mathematics and Economics

Greece

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Mathematics

Italy

University of Cagliari

Netherlands

Utrecht University, Faculty of Science

Spain

Complutense University of Madrid, Department of Algebra, Geometry and Topology

United Kingdom

University of Leeds


Partner universities for exchange in the subject physical geography and ecosystems science

Austria

  • University of Innsbruck, Institute of Geography
  • University of Salzburg, Department of Geography and Geology

Belgium

Université de Liège, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech

Estonia

University of Tartu, Department of Geography, Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences

Finland

University of Eastern Finland

France

Aix-Marseille University, Faculty of Arts, Literature, Languages and Civilisations

Germany

  • Friedrich Schiller University of Jena
  • Humboldt University of Berlin, Department of Geography
  • University of Augsburg, Institute of Geography,
  • University of Münster, Department of Geography
  • University of Trier

Iceland

University of Iceland

Ireland

University College Cork

Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam
  • Utrecht University

Slovenia

University of Ljubljana, Department of Geography

Spain

Technical University of Madrid, School of Forestry Engineering and Natural Resources

Switzerland

University of applied Sciences and Arts, western Switzerland

United Kingdom

  • Loughborough University, Department of Geography
  • University of Liverpool
  • Queen’s University, Belfast

Partner universities for exchange in the subject physics

Belgium

University of Liège

Croatia

University of Split, Department of Physics

France

  • Paul Sabatier University Toulouse III
  • Pierre and Marie Curie University, Department of Physics
  • University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Department of Physics
  • Paris-Sud University
  • University of Bordeaux, Talence
  • University of Savoy, Chambéry

Germany

  • Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Department of Physics
  • Ludwig Maximilian University of München, Faculty of Physics
  • Technical University of Berlin, Department of Optics and Atomic Physics
  • University of Freiburg, Institute of Physics
  • University of Göttingen, Faculty of Physics
  • University of Münster, Department of Physics
  • University of Ulm, Department of Physics

Italy

University of Florence, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Latvia

University of Latvia

Lithuania

Vilnius University

Netherlands

  • University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Science
  • University of Twente, Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Utrecht University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Poland

Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Institute of Physics

Portugal

University of Porto, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Spain

  • Complutense University of Madrid, Department of Physics
  • University of Barcelona, Faculty of Physics

Switzerland

University of Bern, Department of Physics

Turkey

Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Department of Physics

United Kingdom

  • Durham University, Department of Physics
  • University of Edinburgh, School of Physics and Astronomy
  • University of Sussex