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Global Network

Collaborations that cross boundaries.

Partnerships Abroad

Northwestern has forged more than 100 partnerships with world-class academic institutions around the world.

Partnerships include student and faculty exchanges, dual degree programs and executive education programs in more than 40 countries. Explore the map below or visit the Office of International Relations, which manages these partnerships. The Office also develops international opportunities for students and faculty, hosts international delegations of visitors and cultivates global connections.

International partners map locations.

International Collaborations

Our scholarship brings researchers together from around the globe.

See these collaborations on Northwestern Scholars, a searchable database of research expertise across all disciplines at Northwestern University. Access thousands of experts' profiles and their research. You can also explore collaboration networks among researchers within Northwestern and with external scholars from around the world.

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Global Alumni Networks

More than 17,000 Northwestern alumni are located in 159 countries outside the United States. Alumni can connect to one another abroad, or with current Northwestern students who are studying abroad.

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Alumni Networks Around the World