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The Medical University of Graz is one of the best "young" universities worldwide. As a university with an international reputation, it must continue to develop its position as an attractive research location and prepare students and staff for international careers as best as it can. Thus internationalization is part of its mission and implemented in four fields of action.

FIELDS OF ACTION & TOPICS

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INCOMING MOBILITY

Mobility is an integral component of the internationalization process at Med Uni Graz, whose many offerings support both incoming and outgoing mobility of students, staff and guests. Topics in this field of action are:

 

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OUTGOING MOBILITY

The university has bilateral partnerships in research and teaching with excellent universities on nearly all continents. It does not focus on specific geographical regions since there are outstanding institutions in different disciplines worldwide and the quality of research and teaching is pivotal to strategic cooperation. The university is active in the European EURAXESS network for researcher mobility. Topics in this field of action are:

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INTERNATIONALIZATION AT HOME

Med Uni Graz offers its international students and staff an attractive work environment and home. It operates a welcome center that provides advising and support to new arrivals, establishes first contacts and promotes social integration. Services and processes for foreign guests are also available in English and thus easily accessible. Taught exclusively in English, the Ph.D. program is the heart of an open, innovative and international research and teaching community. Topics in this field of action are:

  • Guest professorships
  • Teaching in English
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COOPERATION

Med Uni Graz cooperates with numerous research institutions and companies worldwide and is open to other partnerships that enrich its research and teaching. Its researchers are active in the European Research Area and participate in initiatives of the HORIZON European Research Framework Programme. The university also pursues a cooperative approach in the area of research infrastructure. The Center for Knowledge and Technology Transfer in Medicine (ZWT) is fully integrated into the university campus structurally and organizationally and promotes cooperation between companies and researchers. The central office of the European Commission infrastructure for biobanking (BBMRI-ERIC) is located at the center. Topics in this field of action are:

  • Bilateral partnerships in research and teaching
  • Network cooperation
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INTERNATIONAL OFFICE & WELCOME CENTER

The International Office provides support in all matters related to incoming and outgoing mobility. Its Welcome Center advises Med Uni Graz students and staff as well as international guests concerning their stays abroad or in Graz.

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PARTNERSHIPS OF MED UNI GRAZ

Med Uni Graz is active and connected in numerous international university networks and framework programs around the world, also there are many bilateral partner institutions in research and teaching.

Internationale Partnerschaften

PARTNERSHIPS THROUGH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMS & NETWORKS

 

Africa-UniNet: Cooperation between Austrian and African universities and research institutions

ASEAN-European Academic University Network (ASEA-UNINET):Research and education between universities in Europe and Southeast Asia

Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation: Academic exchange between Austria and the USA

CEEPUS – Central European Exchange Program for University Students: Academic cooperation in Central and Southeast Europe

EU Mobility Program Erasmus+: International mobility of students and university staff

Eurasia-Pacific Uninet: Bilateral and multilateral research projects with East Asia, Central Asia, South Asia and the Pacific region

EURAXESS Network: Mobility and career development of researchers

EU Framework Programme Horizon 2020: Research and innovation from basic research to project development

Swiss-European Mobility Programme: Student and staff mobility at Swiss universities

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BILATERAL PARTNER INSTITUTIONS

Med Uni Graz has bilateral partnerships in research and teaching with excellent universities on nearly all continents. It does not focus on specific geographical regions since there are outstanding institutions in different disciplines worldwide and the quality of research and teaching is pivotal to strategic cooperation.

BILATERAL/NETWORK/FRAMEWORK PARTNERS BY COUNTRY

A–D

Albania

  • Canadian Institute of Technology (Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
  • University of Medicine Tirana (Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

Australia

  • La Trobe University (bilateral cooperation)
  • University of Newcastle (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
  • University of Queensland (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
  • University of Wollongong (bilateral cooperation)

Belgium

  • Belgium: KU Leuven (Erasmus+ KA103)
  • Belgium: Université Libre de Bruxelles (Erasmus+ KA103)

Brazil

  • Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (bilateral cooperation)

Canada

  • University of Alberta (bilateral cooperation)
  • McGill University (bilateral cooperation)
  • Western University (bilateral cooperation)

    Chile

    • Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
    • Universidad de Valparaíso (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

    China

    • Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences (bilateral cooperation)
    • Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (Eurasia-Pacific-UNINET)
    • Fudan University Shanghai (Eurasia-Pacific-UNINET)
    • University of Hongkong (Eurasia-Pacific-UNINET)
    • Tongji University (Eurasia-Pacific-UNINET)
    • Wenzhou Medical University (bilateral cooperation)

    Colombia

    • Universidad CES (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

    Czech Republic

    • Masarykova Univerzita (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Univerzita Karlova (1. lékařská fakulta) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Univerzita Karlova (2. lékařská fakulta) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Univerzita Karlova (3. lékařská fakulta) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Univerzita Karlova (Lékařská fakulta UK v Hradci Králové) (Erasmus+ KA103)

    Denmark

    • Aarhus Universitet (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Københavns Universitet (Erasmus+ KA103)

    Dominican Republic

    • Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

    E–M

    France

    • Aix-Marseille Université (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Catholique de Lille (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Claude Bernard, Lyon I (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université de Bordeaux (bilateral cooperation)
    • Université de Bretagne Occidentale (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université de Caen (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université de Strasbourg (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Montpellier 1 (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Paris 13 (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Paris Descartes (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Université Paul Sabatier - Toulouse III (Medical studies) (Erasmus+ KA103)

    Germany

    • Charité Centrum 1 für Human- und Gesundheitswissenschaften (bilateral cooperation)
    • Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen (Medizinische Fakultät) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Universitätsmedizin Mainz) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Medizinische Fakultät) (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Medizinische Universität zu Lübeck (Erasmus+ KA103)
    • Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (Erasmus+ KA103)

    Greece

    • Panepistimio Kritis (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Hungary

      • Semmelweis Egyetem (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Szegedi Tudományegyetem (Erasmus+ KA103)

      India

      • All India Institute of Ayurveda (bilateral cooperation)
      • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (bilateral cooperation)

      Indonesia

      • Gadjah Mada University (ASEA-UNINET)

      Ireland

      • University College Dublin (bilateral cooperation)

      Israel

      • Tel Aviv University/Sheba Medical Center (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

      Italy

      • Università degli Studi di Cagliari (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Università degli Studi di Firenze (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Università degli Studi di Genova (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Università degli Studi di Parma (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Università degli Studi di Trieste (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Università Politecnica delle Marche (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • University of Udine (bilateral cooperation)

      Japan

      • Hiroshima University (bilateral cooperation)

      Latvia

      • Rigas Stradina universitate (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Lithuania

      • Lietuvos sveikatos mokslų universiteta (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Vilniaus Universitetas (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Mexico

      • Universidad de Guadalajara (bilaterale Kooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
      • Universidad de Monterrey (bilaterale Kooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

      N–S

      Nepal

      • Kathmandu University (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility [KA107])

      New Zealand

      • University of Otago (bilateral cooperation)

      Norway

      • Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) - Faculty of Medicine (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Oman:

      • Sultan Qaboos University (bilateral cooperation)

      Poland

      • Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Collegium Medicum (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Uniwersytet Jagiellonski, Collegium Medicum (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Uniwersytet Medyczny w Lodzi (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Portugal

      • Universidade de Lisboa (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Universidade do Porto (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Romania

      • Universitatea din Oradea (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu" Cluj-Napoca (Erasmus+ KA103)

      Russia

      • Bakoulev Center for Cardiovascular Surgery/Russian Academy of Medical Sciences (bilateral cooperation)

      Switzerland

      • Universität Basel (Swiss-European Mobility Programme)
      • Universität Bern (Swiss-European Mobility Programme)
      • Universität Zürich (Swiss-European Mobility Programme)

      Slovenia

      • Alma Mater Europaea – European Centre Maribor (bilateral cooperation)
      • Univerza v Ljubljani (Erasmus+ KA103)
      • Univerza v Mariboru (Erasmus+ KA103)

        South Africa

        • Stellenbosch University (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
        • Walter Sisulu University (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)

        South Korea

        • EWHA Womans University (bilateral cooperation)

        Spain

        • Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad del Medicina (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universidad de La Laguna (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universidad de Navarra (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universidad de Salamanca, Facultad de Medicina (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universidad de Valencia (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universidad del País Vasco / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universitat de Barcelona, Faculty of Medicine and health csciences (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Universitat internacional de Catalunya, Facultat de Medicina (Erasmus+ KA103)

         

        T–Z

        Taiwan

        • National Taiwan University (bilateral cooperation)

        Thailand

        • Chiang Mai University (ASEA-UNINET, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
        • Chulalongkorn University (ASEA-UNINET)
        • Khon Kaen University (ASEA-UNINET)
        • Mahidol University, Faculty of Tropical Medicine (ASEA-UNINET)
        • Mahidol University, Ramathibodi Hospital (ASEA-UNINET)

        The Netherlands

        • Leiden University / Medical Center (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Maastricht University (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • University of Maastricht (Erasmus+ KA103)

        Turkey

        • Afyon Kocatepe Üniversitesi (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Akdeniz Üniversitesi (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • İstanbul Üniversitesi (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • İstanbul Üniversitesi Cerrahpaşa (Erasmus+ KA103)
        • Trakya Üniversitesi (Erasmus+ KA103)

        United Kingdom

        • Keele University School of Medicine (Erasmus+ KA103)

        USA

        • Central Michigan University (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
        • George Washington University (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • National Center for Adaptive Neurotechnologies (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • Nova Southeastern University (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • Texas A&M University (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • University of Kentucky (bilaterale Kooperation)
        • University of Missouri – Kansas City (bilateral cooperation, Erasmus+ KA107 International Credit Mobility)
        • University of Wisconsin (bilaterale Kooperation)

        Usbekistan

        • Samarkand State Medical Institute (bilaterale Kooperation)

        Vietnam

        • University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (ASEA-UNINET)

        International Office

         
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        INTERNATIONAL OFFICE

        Heidrun Mörtl 
        T: +43 316 385 73674