German higher education institutions are suspending cooperation with Russian partner institutions in research and teaching until further notice. This currently includes:
- termination of joint research projects
- termination of the exchange of scientists and students
- termination of joint study programmes
- termination of international projects with Russian participation.
Up to now, the higher education institutions of both countries have been institutionally linked in a variety of ways. HRK´s service “International university partnerships” lists 970 partnerships with 214 universities in Germany and 279 partner institutions in the Russian Federation so far, including 246 higher education institutions and 33 non-university institutions.