Global Gateway
University of Georgia

International Partnerships


Partner With UGA


UGA has built a network of international partnerships in more than 50 countries around the world, engaging with academic peers, governments, and nongovernmental organizations in areas critical to the UGA mission. 


Faculty Teaching in Classroom. Photo by Andrew Davis Tucker, UGA Photographic Services


Academic Partnerships

The University of Georgia collaborates with international partner institutions in ways that reinforce and complement each insititution's strengths and lead to mutually beneficial outcomes that could not be achieved individually by either institution. The Office of International Education's International Partnership branch has resources available for faculty wishing to propose a general cooperative agreementstudent exchange or collaborative degree.

Initiating Academic Partnerships

Faculty & Student Laboratory Research. Photo by Andrew Davis Tucker, UGA Photographic Services



Research Collaborations

UGA welcomes research collaboratons and partnerships with researchers from all over the world to investigate critical issues of global significance. Research partnerships may be as simple as a UGA graduate student working in the laboratory at a foreign partner institution or may involve a funded center using multi-disciplinary faculty from both institutions to explore numerous issues in a broad field. 

Office of Vice President for Research



Medical Partnership Classroom. Photo by Andrew Davis Tucker, UGA Photographic Services


Corporate Partnerships

International partnerships between the University of Georgia and the private sector present unique opportunities. The University of Georgia can offer corporate partners operating internationally critical research and technology transfer, a skilled workforce, and professional development. In return, global corporate partners of UGA often fund scholarships and faculty positions at the University of Georgia, provide internships to students, and support research. The University's Innovation Gateway under the OVPR offers licensing and startup incubation opportunities as well as access to high-tech Research Core Facilities.

Corporate and Foundation Relations

UGA Innovation Gateway