University of Göttingen

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen: Excellence in teaching and research in the heart of Europe

  • Established in 1737, a comprehensive research university of international renown with a strong focus on research-based, interdisciplinary, education and learning. There are 44+ Nobel Laureates affiliated to Göttingen.
  • Four disciplinary domain-with 13 faculties
  • 50+ English-medium Degree (Master and PhD) Programmes

Göttingen India Office

Göttingen India Office was established in October 2008. It is located at German House, New Delhi. The main objective of the India Office is to facilitate, coordinate and support the academic exchange activities and cooperation projects with partner institutions in India. Göttingen Pune Outreach Center (GPOC) was inaugurated in November 2016 at IISER Pune Campus.

Key India specific Research Projects:

  • DFG/DBT funded Research Unit – FOR 2432 “Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface: Functions, Scales, and Dynamics of Transition” with University of Agricultural Sciences Bangalore.
  • The M.S. Merian – R. Tagore International Centre of Advanced Studies ‘Metamorphoses of the Political’ (ICAS:MP) –
  • ERASMUS+ KA-107 SWAGATA Project (
  • DAAD: A New Passage to India projects – DE/ IN CeMIS and NAMASTE+
  • DAAD: Germanistische Institutspartnerschaft Göttingen-Mumbai-Pune

Where to find us

India Office – University of Goettingen

Address: German House 21, Jor Bagh New Delhi – 110003 Goettingen Pune Outreach Centre (GPOC) IISER Pune