The Professorship for Adult and Continuing Education focuses on internationally comparing Adult Education. As part of different projects, students can acquire various international perspectives:
Many of our academic offers can be recognized for the JMU-programme GSiK-certificate 'global systems and intercultural competence’ (GSiK-Zertifikat).
Students of the MA programme in education "Bildungswissenschaft" can acquire the certificate of international adult education (Zertifikat Internationale Erwachsenenbildung).
We also offer ERASMUS programmes with various European universities.
In addition, we are proud to welcome a series of international guest lecturers each semester; among others DAAD guest professors.
As a partner of the India Centre, lecturers from India are frequent guests. In the past, we offered the opportunity of a study or research stay in India.
With the institutional European Society for Research on the Education of Adults (ESREA) membership, employees and students can apply for reduced conference fees, and to limited travel grants for many conferences and workshops.