Our mission is to promote dialogue between people from different backgrounds and cultures.

We achieve our mission by supporting international exchange and collaboration. We have partnership agreements with several universities and other institutions of higher learning in countries throughout the world. Students interested in completing a practical semester abroad also receive our support.

Benefits of International Exchange:

  • new cultural experiences
  • new friends and colleagues
  • improved language skills
  • improved teaching and research skills due to better intercultural awareness
    industry and research contacts for students
  • more tolerance, understanding and intercultural awareness

Partner Universities

The university currently has over 100 Erasmus+ agreements with partner universities in other European countries. Outside of the Erasmus+ university network there are further international cooperations with over 40 institutions worldwide. Beyond this, the departments are also involved in other international projects.

Department Partner Universities

Information for students considering a semester abroad

Are you planning an internship abroad, do you want to complete a semester abroad or take part in a language or specialised course abroad? You can find all of the information you need here!

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Research Projects / Study Trips

The Department of Social Work, Health and Media (SGM) undertakes research projects with universities and institutions from both Germany and abroad. Research projects can be internationally supervised final theses, but also cross-border research initiatives or research visits by students and lecturers.

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International information for staff

There are also opportunities for university employees and lecturers to take part in a stay abroad as part of their professional activities. You can find all of the information you need here!

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Internationalisation Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Ralf Lottmann

Tel.: +49 (0) 886 42 50

Visitors' adress: House 1, Room 2.31, Breitscheidstr. 2, 39114 Magdeburg

ECTS Coordinators

Sign Language Interpreting, Social Work
Prof. Dr. Ralf Lottmann
Phone: 0049-391 886 42 50

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Health Promotion and Health Management, Health Promoting Organisational Development
Prof. Dr. Kateryna Fuks
Phone: 0049-391 886 43 10

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Leigh Love
Phone: 0049-391 886 42 55

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Language and Communication in Organizations
Carsten Behrend
Phone: 0049-391 886 4348

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Prof. Dr. Martina Schwanke
Phone: 0049-391 886 4277

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