The Center for International Teacher Education (CITE) implements the strategically and conceptually oriented internationalisation at Heidelberg University of Education and has a basic subject-specific scientific orientation.
As an operational unit of the university, CITE is assigned to the Vice-Rector of Student Affairs,Teaching and Internationalisation and the Director of the International Office (AAA). It is acting as a working area of the International Office. The management is responsible for the operative business and develops concepts for internationalisation. The scientific advisory board supports CITE in strategic planning and project development.
The German Rectors' Conference (HRK) awards the university for its strategic internationalisation: Heidelberg University of Education has successfully completed the three-year re-audit process.