Succeeding together

The 21st century has seen profound changes in the requirements an educational system must fulfil. Leuphana responds to sweeping social changes - such as globalisation, digitisation, demographic shifts and increased mobility - with the creation of a new model for universities. This pioneering and to date unique model expressly relies on close co-operation with stakeholders in the business community. In numerous projects and programmes, the University co-operates with a variety of partners in the field. Whether you seek successful young talent or wish to strengthen your employer brand; whether you want to provide continuing education for employees or have an interest in taking part in our research projects; whether you want to support for Leuphana or become an event partner – on the following pages you will find information about your opportunities here at Leuphana, and the right persons to contact about them.

Promoting the regional economy: EU Innovation Incubator

The EU-sponsored regional development project Lüneburg Innovation Incubator fosters an opportunity for scholars and the business community to work together, under unique conditions, to realise visionary projects. The Incubator permits direct implementation in the field and offers almost 50 different avenues for co-operation. The Incubator provides promising sectors of the economy with ideas that are designed to spark new products and services. The inspiration it provides will make Leuphana an engine of robust economic development in the region. There are numerous companies in the former Lüneburg district working with teams of researchers. Consult the Incubator website for information on the successful projects and co-operation opportunities to date. more

Investing in education: Donations and sponsorship

Investing in education means investing in the future. As a co-operation partner with Leuphana, you can play a concerted role in shaping this future. Whether you sponsor events, donate to specific projects or would like to establish a professorship in a developmental field of relevance to you – we will work with you to develop a co-operation format tailored to your interests as a company. Leuphana regularly offers options for various types of support. Because an active life here on campus would be inconceivable if not for the clubs, organisations and initiatives that look after the various duties involved in the context of study, instruction and scholarship. Under the menu item marked Supporters, we describe their work, possible co-operation and partnership formats, and the relevant points of contact. more

Extensive offerings for your company

Leuphana provides a wide variety of co-operation offerings for companies, NGOs and corporate entities. Benefit, for instance, from the wide variety of recruiting offerings that Leuphana University of Lüneburg has to offer. This gives you early access to highly qualified students and alumni whom the multiple-award-winning, interdisciplinary degree model has superbly equipped to face the demands of a constantly evolving labour market. And Leuphana is a competent partner in the area of human resources development as well: our Professional School offers you and your employees extra-occupational courses towards the Bachelor's and Master's degrees, together with offerings in continuing education that are specially tailored to the practical requirements of your company. You also have the opportunity to work with the Professional School to create offerings in continuing education that will match the needs of your employees. If you are interested in going into business for yourself, benefit from special advising and coaching offerings for founders of start-ups, or come to the University campus in Lüneburg to host your company event in our facilities. Co-operation partners also have numerous opportunities with which to present themselves, and to establish lasting links with – expertly trained and personally suitable – young talent: whether through initiated competitions, projects or other programmes. Visit our Business Portal for complete information on the offerings that are right for you.Unternehmen

Partner universities

Leuphana is a university with an international reputation and co-operates with a variety of universities worldwide. At all times, it endeavours to broaden its offerings in degree-granting programmes with integrated study-abroad components; to promote international co-operation in research and instruction; and to build upon its strategic partnerships with universities abroad. Under the menu item marked International you will find further information, along with a list of all of the universities with which Leuphana University of Lüneburg has concluded co-operation agreements. more