FEFU has over 150 partners from 22 countries. As of March 2015, the university had 205 cooperation agreements with foreign colleagues.
International cooperation includes:
- Joint research.
- International seminars, conferences and summer schools.
- Double degree programmes, study exchange programmes (training linguists in the country of the language studied).
- Academic exchange programmes for students and academic staff.
- Participation in foreign grant programmes (students and academic staff).