GATE Germany – Konsortium Internationales Hochschulmarketing
The university consortium GATE-Germany was founded in 2001, in order to position Germany, as a location for science, and GATE-Germany's member universities in international competition. BTU Cottbus has been a member since 1 July 2001 and profits from numerous services, such as appearances at internationally focused fairs abroad.

European University Association (EUA)
The Lausitz University of Applied Sciences joined the European University Association (EUA) as a full member in October 2010. BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg seeks to continue this membership. With over 850 participating universities, the EUA is the largest university advocacy group in Europe.