International Partners

The University at Buffalo maintains institutional partnerships with more than 80 leading universities around the globe. These affiliations significantly enhance UB's international engagement and global reach, and help advance the university’s research, education and service missions.  

International partnerships strengthen UB's contacts abroad and promote internationalization at home through faculty and student collaboration and exchange with more than 30 countries.

Study Abroad Programs assists UB students wishing to participate on outbound exchanges with university partners, and works with departments to receive inbound exchange students from sending institutions.


Country Institution City Established
Zimbabwe University of Zimbabwe Harare 2002


Country Institution City Established
China Beijing University of Technology Beijing 1981
China Capital Normal University Beijing 1981
China Capital Medical University Beijing 1981
China Renmin University of China Beijing 2002
China Shenzhen University Shenzhen 2013
China Southeast University Nanjing 2008
Hong Kong Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong 2012
India Amrita University Coimbatore 2006
India Banaras Hindu University Banaras 2007
India Birla Institute of Technology And Science Pilani 2006
India Indian Institute Of Information Technology Allahabad 2006
India Indian Institute Of Technology Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar 2012
India Indian Institute Of Technology Hyderabad Hyderabad 2012
India The M.S. University of Baroda Vadodara 1998
Japan Chiba University Chiba 2010
Japan International Christian University Tokyo 1995
Japan Kanazawa University Kanazawa 1973
Japan Konan University Kobe 1992
Japan Meiji University Tokyo 2012
Japan Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Beppu 2008
Japan Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture & Technology Tokyo 1993
Korea Konkuk University Seoul 2004
Korea Korea University Seoul 1996
Korea Kyungpook National University Kyunpook 1973
Korea Sungkyunkwan University Seoul 1996
Malaysia INTI College Kuala Lumpur 2012
Singapore Nanyang Technological University Singapore 2000
Singapore Singapore Institute of Management Singapore 2006
Taiwan Chinese Culture University Taipei 2006
Taiwan National Cheng Kung University Tainan 2013
Thailand Chiang Mai University Chaing Mai 2000
Thailand Chulalongkorn University Bangkok 1995


Country Institution City Established
Cuba University of Havana Havana 1998


Country Institution City Established
Denmark Arkitektskolen I Aarhus Aarhus 1996
Denmark Technical University of Denmark Lyngby 2006
Finland University of Oulu Oulu 2000
France ENSEA Paris 2007
France INSA Toulouse 2006
France University of Technology of Troyes Troyes 2004
France Telecom ParisSud Paris 2012
France University de Paris 7, Charles V Paris 1990
Germany Bauhaus University Weimar Weimar 2007
Germany University of Bremen Bremen 2004
Germany Technical University of Darmstadt Darmstadt 1985
Hungary Budapest University of Tech. and Economics Budapest 1994
Ireland University College Dublin Dublin 2015
Italy Lorenzo di Medici Institute Florence, Rome 2017
Italy Sapienza University of Rome Rome 2012
Latvia Riga Technical University Riga 1991
Luxembourg University of Luxembourg Luxembourg 2010
Netherlands VU University Amsterdam Amsterdam 2010
Poland Jagiellonian University Krakow 1990
Spain Autonomous University of Barcelona Barcelona 2010
Spain ESADE School of Law Barcelona 1998
Spain Polytechnic University of Valencia Valencia 2012
Spain Rovira I Virgili University Tarragona 2014
Spain University of Salamanca Salamanca 2006
Sweden Chalmers University of Technology Goteborg 1997
Sweden University of Malmo Malmo 2010
Switzerland University of Lausanne Lausanne 2009
UK Cardiff University Cardiff 2016
UK University of Kent Canterbury 1990
UK University of Leicester Leicester 1993
UK Newcastle University Newcastle 2015
UK University of Sheffield Sheffield 1990
UK Swansea University Swansea 1995
UK University of Glasgow Glasgow 2002

Middle East

Country Institution City Established
Turkey Bilkent University Ankara 2005
Turkey Istanbul Technical University Istanbul 2003

North America

Country Institution City Established
Canada Brock University St. Catharines 2007
Canada University of Quebec at Montreal Montreal 2010
Canada University of Toronto Toronto 2003
Canada York University Toronto 2009
Mexico Autonomous University of the Yucatan Merida 2003
Mexico National Autonomous University of Mexico Mexico City 2010
Mexico Tec de Monterrey (ITESM) Monterrey 1985


Country Institution City Established
Australia Monash University Melbourne 1993

South America

Country Institution City Established
Brazil Universidade Federal de Sao Joao Del-Rei Belo Horizonte 2010