International Partnerships

UD's President Dennis Assanis stands with a delegation of faculty, staff and representatives from Xiamen University.

An Institution with Global Impact 

UD maintains education and research collaborations with 200+ institutions on six continents around the world. 

The Institute for Global Studies (IGS) fosters these strategic relationships and serves as the on-campus hub for global partnerships. IGS works with academic units to host international delegations and draft formal overseas institutional agreements, facilitates the University’s approval process and maintains a central repository of information.

A photo of the Gherkin in London

World-Class Connections 

UD’s international partnerships span more than 60 countries and all seven UD colleges.

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Hands-On Support

IGS guides UD departments and colleges through the process of hosting international delegations and establishing international agreements. 

President Dennis Assanis exchanges agreements with the President of Aristotle University.

Chilean scholars visit UD:

Partnership in Action

For the second year in a row, students from Chile’s Universidad de O’Higgins visited the University of Delaware, where they participated in classes and experienced the cultural highlights of the northeast United States.

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