The regional desk South, Southeast, and Central Asia and the Middle East
The regional desk for South, Southeast, and Central Asia and the Middle East is responsible for the expansion of existing and the initiation of new strategic partnerships and research cooperations in these regions. In addition, the regional office supports various exchange programmes (DAAD, Erasmus + Key Action 107-Programm). The regional desk is in charge of partnerships with 88 universities in 21 countries. Since 2008, the University of Göttingen has operated a representative office in New Delhi, the India Office (at the University of Pune until 2017). Since 2012, it has been a member of the German Centre for Research and Innovation (DWIH) in New Delhi. The "Göttingen Pune Outreach Center" (GPOC) at IISER Pune offers special space for scientific events and experiments, but also for academic exhibitions and information about the Göttingen Campus.