NAIST has signed exchange agreements with 98 overseas universities (64 institution-level agreements; 34 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
(28 countries and 98 institutions)

As of February 1, 2018
Areas Country/
Graduate School Institutions
Indonesia All Schools Universitas Gadjah Mada
All Schools Bogor Agricultural University
All Schools Universitas Indonesia
All Schools Universitas Hasanuddin
All Schools Institut Teknologi Bandung
All Schools Universitas Jenderal Soedirman
Information Science Faculty of Industrial Technology, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember
Thailand All Schools Mahidol University
All Schools Chulalongkorn University
All Schools Kasetsart University
All Schools Chiang Mai University
Korea All Schools Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
All Schools Hanbat National University
All Schools Pohang University of Science and Technology
Information Science Graduate School of Culture Technology/Department of Industrial Design, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Taiwan All Schools National Chiao Tung University
All Schools Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Materials Science Institute of Biophotonics, National Yang-Ming University
All Schools The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
China All Schools Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
All Schools Tianjin University of Technology
Information Science College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Hunan University
Materials Science School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University
All Schools Liaoning University
All Schools Soochow University
Information Science Department of Computer Science, City University of Hong Kong
Information Science School of Computer Science and Information Technology, Northeast Normal University
Philippine All Schools Ateneo de Manila University
All Schools University of the Philippines
Vietnam Biological Sciences Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
All Schools Hanoi University of Science, VNU
Materials Science Institute of Materials Sciences, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
All Schools VNU University of Engineering and Technology
Information Science Institute of Information Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
Information Science Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, Ho Chi Minh City University Of Science, Vietnam National University-HCMC
Information Science Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, University of Science and Technology-The University of Danang, Vietnam
All Schools Hue University of Sciences
Malaysia All Schools Universiti Sains Malaysia
All Schools University of Malaya
All Schools Universiti Putra Malaysia
All Schools Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
All Schools Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
All Schools Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
India Materials Science Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram
Information Science KIIT College of Engineering
All Schools Indian lnstitute of Technology, Bombay
Bangladesh All Schools Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
Biological Sciences North South University
Singapore Biological Sciences Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited (TLL)
Materials Science School of Materials Science and Engineering Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Switzerland Materials Science Faculty of Science, University of Zurich
Germany Materials Science Faculty of Engineering, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
All Schools RWTH Aachen University
All Schools Justus Liebig University Giessen
All Schools Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Information Science Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, University of ULM
All Schools University of Regensburg
Information Science Department of Informatics Technical University of Munich (IN-TUM)
Information Science Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Technical University of Munich (ECE-TUM)
All Schools Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Hungary Materials Science Doctoral School of Physics, University of Debrecen
Finland Information Science Department of Information Processing Science, Faculty of Science, University of Oulu
Information Science University of Turku
France All Schools Université Paul Sabatier
All Schools University of Poitiers
All Schools École Polytechnique
All Schools École Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay
Information Science Telecom SudParis
All Schools University of Lille, Science and Technology (UL1)
Information Science ESIEE Paris
All Schools University Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallee
Information Science École nationale supérieure d'ingénieurs de Caen
All Schools Telecom Paris Tech
All Schools Sorbonne University
All Schools Université Paris-Saclay
Belgium All Schools Universite catholique de Louvain
Russia All Schools The St. Petersburg Polytechnical University
Netherlands Materials Science Faculty of Science, Leiden University
Materials Science Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Delft University of Technology
Italy All Schools University of Cagliari
All Schools University of Trento
U.K. All Schools University of Edinburgh
Macedonia All Schools University of Information Science and Technology "St. Paul the Apostle" (UIST)
Kenya All Schools University of Nairobi
Senegal All Schools Cheikh Anta Diop University
North America
U.S.A. Biological Sciences Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota
All Schools University of California, Davis
Materials Science The Regents of the University of Michigan on behalf of its Macromolecular Science & Engineering program
All Schools University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
All Schools University of California, San Diego
All Schools Mississippi State University
Canada Biological Sciences Faculty of Science, The University of British Columbia
All Schools Queen's University at Kingston
Australia All Schools University of Technology Sydney
Materials Science School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences, James Cook University
All Schools Macquarie University
All Schools The University of Newcastle
New Zealand All Schools Unitec Institute of Technology