Tübingen – an international university
University of Tübingen, situated in the centre of Europe is a reputed and renowned address for international students and academic staff alike.
It is actively involved in international exchange programmes including numerous interchanges within the Erasmus framework. Student mobility is pronounced with more than 3000 international students attending the university on an annual basis. One third of these are scholarship holders or exchange programme participants. Approximately 1000 German students go abroad annually.
Furthermore, a large number of visiting lecturers (among them many Humboldt and Fulbright Scholars) come to Tübingen on a regular basis to participate in teaching and research while their Tübingen colleagues are highly sought after and respected abroad.
More that 100 international cooperative programmes have been set up with partner universities in North America, Asia (China, Japan and India), Latin America, South Africa, as well with universities throughout Europe.