Our partners in Rotterdam

To achieve its strategic ambitions Erasmus University collaborates with national and international partners. Locally, in Rotterdam, we also work closely with institutions, organisations and governments.


Brand Alliance 'Make it happen'

Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Port of Rotterdam and Rotterdam Partners work closely together to put Rotterdam more on the map, in the Netherlands and abroad.

More about the brand alliance

International Film Festival Rotterdam & Erasmus

The International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) and Erasmus University Rotterdam have been working together for several years as official partners. During the festival, researchers of our university, the festival audience and creative professionals meet during public lectures and debates. Erasmus University Rotterdam has its own elements in the programme, such as an Erasmus Film Quiz, the special IFFR edition of our monthly talkshow Studio Erasmus and the Erasmus Tiger College.

Erasmus and Arminius

In collaboration with debate centre Arminius Rotterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam organised a series of debates in 2019. 

The debates in 2019

Euros for your organs?!


An evening on the pros and cons of the radical idea that paying for organs and blood donations might save thousands of patients.

'Nothing compares to EU': Brexit Festival


On 21 March Erasmus University Rotterdam and Arminius present an evening with diverse expert - and occasionally wry - perspectives on Brexit.



How is it that big multinational corporations and the world’s super-rich get away with barely paying any taxes?