NAIST has signed exchange agreements with 107 overseas universities and institutions (71 institution-wide agreements; 36 graduate school-level agreements) in order to strengthen international relationships and to encourage further academic exchange.
These agreements include research collaboration, symposia, guest lectures, faculty and student exchange, 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
(29 countries and 107 institutions)

Agreement Type
I: Institute-wide level, GIS: Graduate school-level (Information science), GBS: Graduate school-level (Biological science), GMS: Graduate school-level (Materials science)
As of August 1, 2019
Areas Country/
Agreement Type Institutions
Korea I Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
I Hanbat National University
I Pohang University of Science and Technology
GIS Graduate School of Culture Technology/Department of Industrial Design, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
GIS Graduate School of Electronics Engineering, Kyungpook National University
China I Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
I Tianjin University of Technology
GIS College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Hunan University
GMS School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University
I Liaoning University
I Soochow University
GIS Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
GIS School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Northeast Normal University
GIS School of Information Science and Engineering, Yunnan University
Taiwan I National Chiao Tung University
I Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
GMS Institute of Biophotonics, National Yang-Ming University
I The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Vietnam GBS Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
I Hanoi University of Science, VNU
GMS Institute of Materials Sciences, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
I VNU University of Engineering and Technology
GIS Institute of Information Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
GIS Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, Ho Chi Minh City University Of Science, Vietnam National University-HCMC
GIS Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Science and Technology-The University of Danang, Vietnam
I Hue University of Sciences
I University of Science and Technology of Hanoi
I Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology Ho Chi Minh City Campus (PTITHCM)
Thailand I Mahidol University
I Chulalongkorn University
I Kasetsart University
I Chiang Mai University
I King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi
Singapore GBS Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
GMS School of Materials Science and Engineering Nanyang Technological University
Malaysia I Universiti Sains Malaysia
I University of Malaya
I Universiti Putra Malaysia
I Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
I Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
I Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Philippine I Ateneo de Manila University
I University of the Philippines Diliman
Indonesia I Universitas Gadjah Mada
I Bogor Agricultural University
I Universitas Indonesia
I Universitas Hasanuddin
I Institut Teknologi Bandung
I Universitas Jenderal Soedirman
GIS Faculty of Industrial Technology, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
India GMS Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram
GIS KIIT College of Engineering
I Indian lnstitute of Technology, Bombay
Bangladesh I Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
GBS School of Health and Life Science, North South University
U.K. I University of Edinburgh
I Department of Statistical Science, University College London
Netherlands GMS Faculty of Science, Leiden University
GMS Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Delft University of Technology
Belgium I Universite Catholique de Louvain
France I Université Paul Sabatier
I École Polytechnique
I École Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay
GIS Telecom SudParis
I University of Lille, Science and Technology
I University Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallee
GIS École nationale supérieure d'ingénieurs de Caen
I Telecom Paris Tech
I Sorbonne University
I University of Paris-Saclay
I Université de Rennes 1
Germany GMS Faculty of Engineering, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
I RWTH Aachen University
I Justus Liebig University Giessen
I Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
GIS Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, University of ULM
I University of Regensburg
GIS Department of Informatics Technical University of Munich
GIS Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technical University of Munich
I Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Switzerland GMS Faculty of Science, University of Zurich
Italy I University of Cagliari
I University of Trento
Finland GIS Department of Information Processing Science, Faculty of Science, University of Oulu
GIS Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku
Russia I The St. Petersburg Polytechnical University
Austria I Institute of Solid State Physics,Graz University of Technology
Hungary GMS Doctoral School of Physics, University of Debrecen
North Macedonia I University of Information Science and Technology "St. Paul the Apostle"
North America
Canada GBS Faculty of Science, The University of British Columbia
I Queen's University at Kingston
U.S.A. GBS Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota
I University of California, Davis
GMS The Regents of the University of Michigan on behalf of its Macromolecular Science & Engineering program
I University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
I University of California, San Diego
I Mississippi State University
Senegal I Cheikh Anta Diop University
Kenya I University of Nairobi
Australia I University of Technology Sydney
I Macquarie University
I The University of Newcastle
New Zealand I Unitec Institute of Technology