In the collaboration between international higher education partners and Leipzig University, funding programmes run by external donors offer vital financial support for the development and implementation of projects. By initiating new projects, our university seeks to consolidate existing partnerships and initiate related ventures.

Projektförderung internationale Partnerschaften
Photo: Elisabeth Böhme

Examples of funded projects

A selection of funded projects provides an insight into our university’s successful partnerships.

  • Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees (EU)

    MSc Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry
    Coordination: Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy, more than one institute, Professor Reinhard Denecke
    Partner: University Lille 1, France I University of Bologna – Alma mater studiorum, Italy I University of Helsinki, Finland I Jagiellonian University, Poland
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    MA Global Studies – A European Perspective
    Coordination: Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Global and European Studies Institute, Professor Matthias Middell
    Partner: Roskilde University, Denmark I London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom I University of Vienna, Austria I University of Wrocław, Poland I Ghent University, Belgium I Dalhousie University, Canada I Fudan University, China I Jawaharlal Nehru University, India I Macquarie University, Australia I University of California at Santa Barbara, US I Stellenbosch University, South Africa
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  • Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships (EU)

    Graduate School Programme for International Researchers and Interdisciplinary Training (GRADUATE SPIRIT)
    Coordination: Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Global and European Studies Institute, Professor Matthias Middell
    Partner: Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands (coordinator) I Central European University, Hungary I Heidelberg University, Germany I Loughborough University, United Kingdom I Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland I KU Leuven, Belgium I University of Helsinki, Finland I Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University, France
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  • Subject-related partnerships with higher education institutions in developing countries (DAAD)

    Study Module “Law and Culture”
    Coordination: Faculty of Law, Institute for the Foundations of Law, Professor Christoph Enders
    Partners: Brawijaya Malang University, Indonesia I Negeri Jakarta University, Indonesia
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  • Jean Monnet Activities

    “Politics in Europe” Jean Monnet Chair
    Coordination: Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Institute of Political Science, Professor Astrid Lorenz        
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  • Transnational education: programmes offered by German higher education institutions abroad (DAAD)

    MA Global Studies with Special Emphasis on Peace and Security in Africa
    Coordination: Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Global and European Studies Institute, Professor Matthias Middell
    Partner: Addis Ababa University, Äthiopien
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  • Integrated international degree programmes with double degrees (DAAD)

    MA Global Mass Communication
    Coordination: Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Institute of Communication and Media Studies, Professor Alexander Godulla
    Partner: Ohio University, US
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    MSc Chemistry and Biotechnology
    Coordination: Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy, Institute of Bioanalytical Chemistry, Professor Ralf Hoffmann
    Partner: Ohio University, USA
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    MA German as a Foreign and Second Language in the Vietnamese-German Context
    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Herder Institute, Professor Christian Fandrych
    Partner: Vietnam National University, Vietnam
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    MA German as a Foreign Language: Estudios interculturales de lengua, literatura y cultura alemanas
    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Herder Institute, Professor Erwin Tschirner
    Partner: University of Guadalajara, Mexico
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    MA German as a Foreign Languageals Fremdsprache: Estudos interculturais de língua, literatura e cultura alemãs
    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Herder Institute, Professor Erwin Tschirner
    Partner: Federal University of Paraná, Brazil
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    BA Intercultural Communication and Translation Czech-German
    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Institute of Slavonic Studies, Professor Danuta Rytel-Schwarz
    Partner: Charles University, Czech Republic
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  • ISAP – International Study and Training Partnerships (DAAD)

    ISAP – Monash University
    Coordination: Faculty of Chemistry and Mineralogy, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Professor Evamarie Hey-Hawkins
    Partner: Monash University, Australia
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    ISAP – University of Concepción
    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Institute of Applied Linguistics and Translatology, Professor Carsten Sinner
    Partner: University of Concepción, Chile
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  • Binational master programmes (DFH – Franco-German University)

    German-French integrated teaching degree programme (Gymnasium, State Examination)

    Coordination: Faculty of Philology, Institute of Romance Studies, Professor Christiane Neveling
    Partner: Université Lyon 2, France
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