NAIST has signed exchange agreements with 85 overseas universities (54 institution-level agreements; 31 school/department-level agreements) in order to strengthen international relationships and to encourage further academic exchange.
These agreements include research collaborations, symposia, guest lectures, faculty and student exchanges, and sharing of scientific information and materials. We have also established a MIT-Japan Program agreement with Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Agreements on Academic Exchange with Overseas Institutions
(27 countries and 85 institutions)

As of April 1, 2017
Graduate SchoolAreasCountry/
Region
Institutions
All Schools Asia
(33)
Indonesia Universitas Gadjah Mada
Bogor Agricultural University
Universitas Indonesia
Universitas Hasanuddin
Institut Teknologi Bandung
Universitas Jenderal Soedirman
Thailand Mahidol University
Chulalongkorn University
Kasetsart University
Korea Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
Hanbat National University
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Taiwan National Chiao Tung University
Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
China Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Tianjin University of Technology
Liaoning University
Soochow University
Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Philippine Ateneo de Manila University
University of the Philippines
Vietnam Hanoi University of Science, VNU
VNU University of Engineering and Technology
Hue University of Sciences
Malaysia Universiti Sains Malaysia
University of Malaya
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
India Indian lnstitute of Technology, Bombay
Bangladesh Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
Europe
(14)
Germany RWTH Aachen University
Justus Liebig University Giessen
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
University of Regensburg
France Université Paul Sabatier
University of Poitiers
École Polytechnique
École Normale Supérieure de Cachan
University of Lille, Science and Technology (UL1)
Belgium Universite catholique de Louvain
Russia The St. Petersburg Polytechnical University
Italy University of Cagliari
U.K. University of Edinburgh
Macedonia University of Information Science and Technology "St. Paul the Apostle" (UIST)
Africa
(1)
Kenya University of Nairobi
North America
(4)
U.S.A. University of California, Davis
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
University of California, San Diego
Canada Queen's University at Kingston
Pacific
(2)
Australia University of Technology Sydney
New Zealand Unitec Institute of Technology
Information Science Asia
(9)
Indonesia Faculty of Industrial Technology, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
Korea Graduate School of Culture Technology/Department of Industrial Design, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
China College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Hunan University
Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Northeast Normal University
Vietnam Institute of Information Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, Ho Chi Minh City University Of Science, Vietnam National University-HCMC
Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Science and Technology-The University of Danang, Vietnam
India KIIT College of Engineering
Europe
(6)
Finland Department of Information Processing Science, Faculty of Science, University of Oulu
University of Turku
France Telecom SudParis
Germany Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, University of ULM
Department of Informatics Technical University of Munich (IN-TUM)
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technical University of Munich (ECE-TUM)
Biological Sciences Asia
(3)
Vietnam Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Bangladesh North South University
Singapore Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited (TLL)
North America
(2)
U.S.A. Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota
Canada Faculty of Science, The University of British Columbia
Materials Science Asia
(4)
China School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University
Vietnam Institute of Materials Sciences, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
India Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram
Singapore School of Materials Science and Engineering Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Europe
(5)
Germany Faculty of Engineering, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
Switzerland Faculty of Science, University of Zurich
Hungary Doctoral School of Physics, University of Debrecen
Netherlands Faculty of Science, Leiden University
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Delft University of Technology
North America
(1)
U.S.A. The Regents of the University of Michigan on behalf of its Macromolecular Science & Engineering program
Pacific
(1)
Australia School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences, James Cook University