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Coimbra Group announces withdrawal of the University of Göttingen’s membership

22 February 2024

The presidential board of the University of Göttingen has decided to withdraw from our association. Upon mutual agreement, the cooperation will officially come to an end on 31 December 2024.

The Executive Board (EB) of the Coimbra Group of course regrets but respects this decision. EB members would like to take the opportunity to express their gratitude to all colleagues from the University of Göttingen – academic and administrative staff – who have contributed with lots of expertise, dedication, passion and hard work to the foundation and further growth and consolidation of our association as well as to its governance.

The Coimbra Group has enjoyed over the past four decades an excellent cooperation with the University of Göttingen. We will cherish the many good projects as well memories and friendships that have been made along the way.

The Coimbra Group remains fully committed to implementing its mission statement by continuing fostering cooperation among our constituencies and representing the voice of long-established comprehensive European Universities.