The Office of Global Engagement will coordinate the review and approval of all international collaboration agreements with the assistance of the necessary departments at Temple. Once the proposed partnership has gone through the approval process listed below, Global Engagement will coordinate the agreement signing. Approved templates are available by request.

Process to Establish an International Collaboration

Please review the steps below and allow sufficient time to complete the approval process.

Agreement Templates

Please contact the Office of Global Engagement for one of the following templates. 

  • General Cooperation Agreement: This agreement is a general statement of intent to cooperate, and that the parties will sign further agreements regarding specific collaborations.

  • Student Exchange: Temple and partner institution students may study abroad for credit or non-credit. Students pay tuition to their home institutions.

  • Inbound Study Abroad: Partner university may send students to Temple for short-term programs. Students pay tuition to Temple.

  • Faculty Exchange: Temple and foreign institution faculty may collaborate on research or teaching.

  • Dual Degree Programs: Students complete two degree programs taking courses at Temple and the partner institution. Available as Undergraduate Transfer Program 2+2; Dual Master’s Degree Program 1+1; Dual PhD Program; or Dual Bachelor’s Master’s Degree Program 3+2.