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International Partnerships

UNC has over 40 international partnerships

Alliances with universities around the world are important for the advancement of disciplinary and professional knowledge and the cultural competence of students, faculty, and staff.

Our international partners send us talented students, welcome UNC students in study abroad and exchange programs and encourage eminent scholars to collaborate with UNC’s distinguished faculty in research, scholarships, creative works, curriculum, and instructional methodology.

Our Partners

  • Asia


    • Beijing Royal School  
    • Beijing Sport University
    • Capital Normal University
    • Capital University of Economics and Business
    • Huzhou University
    • Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics
    • National Institute of Education Sciences
    • North China Electric Power University
    • Northeast Normal University
    • Qufu Normal University
    • Shaanxi Normal University 
    • Shandong Normal University
    • South Central University for Nationalities
    • Sun Yat-sen University
    • Taiyuan Mercan School
    • Yichun University


    • Aoyama Gakuin University
    • Teikyo Heisei University

    South Korea

    • Korea University-Sejong Campus
    • Seoul National University of Education


    • National Taiwan Normal University 
    • National Taiwan Sport University


    • Burapha University
    • Chulalongkorn University
    • Kasetsart University
    • Mahidol University
    • Phadungvit School
    • Rangsit University
    • Silpakorn University



    Hong Bang University

  • Australia

    • Edith Cowan University
    • University of Canberra
  • Europe

    Czech Republic

    Prague University of Economics and Business

    England, United Kingdom

    University of Leicester


    • Carl von Ossietzky Universitat
    • Karlsruhe University of Education
    • University of Koln


    • University of Limerick


    University of Trieste


    ISM School of Management

    Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

    Ulster University


    Universidad de Navarra

  •  Middle East

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

    • Saudi Arabia Cultural Mission
    • English Mastery
  • North America

    The Autonomous University of Querétaro (AUQ); (in Spanish) Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, UAQ

Strategic International Partners

UNC has begun to identify strategic international partners that are committed to working closely with UNC in serious academic endeavors. UNC selects partners based on having:

  • An established commitment to high-quality post-secondary education
  • Existing formal and informal collaborations with UNC across several program areas
  • A distinguished reputation as a comprehensive institution of higher education or a public or private entity with experience in supporting universities
  • Demonstrated success in operating a range of international education programs
  • An interest in enhancing its partnerships with UNC
  • Professed priorities for meeting the needs of students and conducting educational and business operations in an ethical manner