Hochschule Darmstadt cooperates with a large number of partners and is actively involved in national and international networks and alliances.

The HAW Hessen is an association of the five state universities for applied sciences in the state of Hessen. Its core tasks include the representation of the interests of the Hessian HAWs, political decision-making and dialogue with politicians and the public, as well as a wide range of funding programs and activities.

Six of Germany's leading universities for applied sciences (HAW) in the STEM disciplines have joined forces in the HAWtech university alliance. They work closely together in the areas of teaching, research, technology transfer, continuing education and university management as well as in joint public relations and national and international positioning.

Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt is partnering in the transnational alliance European University of Technology (EUt+) for the promotion of European values and European identity to increase the quality and competitiveness of European higher education.

Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences is a partner and founding member in the international network of the Global Partners European Alliance.