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International partner list

Agreements on Academic Exchange with Overseas Institutions
(As of September 1, 2019)

(108 institutions from 30 countries/regions)

NAIST's international network is based upon our international partner institutions and the faculty and staff there that continue to strengthen ties in both research and education. The academic agreements below are achieved through extensive collaboration and their contents cover areas including research collaboration, symposia, guest lectures, faculty and student exchange, and the sharing of scientific information and materials. We have also established a MIT-Japan Program agreement with Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Agreement types
I: Institute-wide level,
IS: Information Science (Graduate school-level),
BS: Biological Science (Graduate school-level),
MS: Materials science (Graduate school-level)

Asia(56)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
Korea I Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology 2011.05.23 2021.05.22
(GS)
3
I Hanbat National University 2011.07.22 2021.07.21 3
I Pohang University of Science and Technology 2012.01.05 2022.01.04 3
IS Graduate School of Culture Technology, Department of Industrial Design,
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
2016.09.30 2021.09.29 3
IS Graduate School of Electronics Engineering,
Kyungpook National University
2018.04.23 2023.04.22 3
China I Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences 2008.05.29 2023.05.21    
I Tianjin University of Technology 2008.11.12 2023.10.10 3
IS College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering,
Hunan University
2010.01.20 2020.01.19
(GS)
3
MS School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering,
Nanjing University
2011.08.02 2021.08.01
(GS)
3
I Liaoning University 2011.08.04 2021.08.03 3
I Soochow University 2011.11.23 2021.11.22 3
IS Department of Computer Science,
City University of Hong Kong
2013.12.09 2023.12.08    
IS School of Computer Science and Information Technology,
Northeast Normal University
2015.06.01 2020.05.31
(GS)
3
IS School of Information Science and Engineering,
Yunnan University
2018.04.11 2023.04.10 3
Taiwan I National Chiao Tung University 2010.05.03 2020.05.02 3
I Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology 2010.12.03 2020.12.02 3
MS Institute of Biophotonics,
National Yang-Ming University
2017.04.21 2022.04.20 3
I The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology 2016.12.01 2021.11.30 3
Vietnam BS Institute of Biotechnology,
Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
2009.05.22 2024.05.25
(GS)
3
I Hanoi University of Science, Vietnam National University 2011.05.06 2021.05.05 3
MS Institute of Materials Science,
Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
2011.11.11 2021.11.10
(GS)
3
I University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam National University 2012.06.01 2022.05.31 3
IS Institute of Information Technology,
Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
2012.07.16 2022.07.15
(GS)
3
IS Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications,
Ho Chi Minh City University Of Science, Vietnam National University
2015.03.30 2020.03.29
(GS)
3
IS Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering,
University of Science and Technology - The University of Danang, Vietnam
2015.08.20 2020.08.19
(GS)
3
I Hue University of Sciences 2015.12.24 2020.12.23 3
I University of Science and Technology of Hanoi 2018.04.24 2023.04.23 3
I <>Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology Ho Chi Minh City Campus (PTITHCM) 2019.03.03 2024.03.02 3
Thailand I Mahidol University 2005.04.01 2020.03.31 3
I Chulalongkorn University 2009.03.09 2023.02.27 3
I Kasetsart University 2010.03.08 2020.04.01 3
I Chiang Mai University 2018.01.08 2023.01.07 3
I King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi 2018.03.05 2023.03.04 3
Singapore BS Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited 2016.05.03 2021.05.02    
MS School of Materials Science and Engineering,
Nanyang Technological University
2017.02.27 2022.02.26    
Malaysia I University of Science, Malaysia 2009.02.23 2024.05.29 3
I University of Malaya 2009.03.16 2024.03.15 3
I Putra University, Malaysia 2009.04.21 2019.06.04 3
I University of Technology, Malaysia 2011.09.20 2021.09.19 3
I Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman 2013.10.08 2023.10.07 3
I Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia 2016.12.31 2021.12.30 3
The Philippines I Ateneo de Manila University 2008.12.08 2023.12.03 3
I University of the Philippines Diliman 2013.12.06 2023.12.05 3
Indonesia I Gadjah Mada University 2005.04.01 2020.03.31 3
I Bogor Agricultural University 2007.07.18 2022.07.16 3
I University of Indonesia 2009.04.01 2022.04.09 2
I Hasanuddin University 2011.12.06 2021.12.05 3
I Bandung Institute of Technology 2012.08.16 2022.08.15 3
I Jenderal Soedirman University 2012.09.26 2022.09.25    
IS Faculty of Industrial Technology,
Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology
2017.02.20 2022.02.19 3
India MS Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram 2014.05.15 2019.05.14
(GS)
3
IS College of Engineering,
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology
2015.05.19 2020.05.18
(GS)
3
I Indian lnstitute of Technology, Bombay 2016.10.06 2021.10.05 3
I Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur 2019.05.04 2024.05.03 3
Bangladesh I Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology 2014.11.26 2019.11.25 3
BS School of Health and Life Sciences,
North South University
2015.05.07 2020.05.06
(GS)
3

Europe(36)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
U.K. I University of Edinburgh 2016.01.26 2022.01.25    
I Department of Statistical Science,
University College London
2018.01.08 2021.01.07    
Netherlands MS Faculty of Science,
Leiden University
2009.03.16 2024.04.14
(GS)
3
MS Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science,
Delft University of Technology
2014.12.18 2019.12.17
(GS)
3
Belgium I University of Louvain 2007.09.01 2022.06.13
(GS)
3
France I Paul Sabatier University 2007.11.13 2022.10.10 5
I École Polytechnique 2008.07.16 2023.08.05 3
I École Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay 2014.03.03 2024.03.02 3
IS Telecom SudParis 2014.05.28 2024.05.27
(GS)
3
I Science and Technology, University of Lille 1 2016.06.27 2021.06.26 3
IS École Supérieure d'Ingénieurs en Électrotechnique et Électronique (ESIEE) Paris 2017.04.25 2022.04.24 3
I University Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallee 2017.04.19 2022.04.18 3
IS École nationale supérieure d'ingénieurs de Caen 2017.07.04 2022.07.03 3
I Telecom ParisTech 2017.06.27 2022.06.26 3
I Sorbonne University 2017.09.26 2022.09.25 3
I University of Paris-Saclay 2017.12.20 2022.12.19    
I Universite de Rennes 1 2018.12.17 2023.12.16 3
I ESIGELEC 2019.03.12 2024.03.11 3
Germany MS Faculty of Engineering,
RheinMain University of Applied Sciences
2008.11.05 2023.05.28
(GS)
3
I RWTH Aachen University 2011.11.11 2021.11.10 3
I Justus Liebig University Giessen 2011.12.15 2022.07.02 3
I Karlsruhe Institute of Technology 2014.06.04 2024.06.03 3
IS Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science,
University of ULM
2014.11.05 2019.11.04
(GS)
3
I University of Regensburg 2015.02.28 2020.02.27 3
IS Department of Informatics,
Technical University of Munich
2016.01.26 2021.01.25
(GS)
3
IS Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Technical University of Munich
2016.04.20 2021.04.19
(GS)
3
I Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts 2017.09.25 2022.09.24 3
Switzerland MS Faculty of Science,
University of Zurich
2002.06.10 2022.10.09
(GS)
3
Italy I University of Cagliari 2012.03.13 2022.03.12 3
I University of Trento 2017.07.03 2022.07.02 3
Finland IS Department of Information Processing Science, Faculty of Science,
University of Oulu
2000.08.14 2020.08.29
(GS)
3
IS Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku 2015.08.20 2020.08.19
(GS)
2
Russia I The St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University 2008.12.08 2019.06.09 3
Austria MS Institute of Solid State Physics,
Graz University of Technology
2018.9.26 2023.9.26    
Hungary MS Doctoral School of Physics,
University of Debrecen
2002.09.23 2022.07.26
(GS)
3
North Macedonia I University of Information Science and Technology "St. Paul the Apostle" 2016.03.01 2021.02.28 3

North America(8)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
Canada BS Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia 2012.05.02 2022.05.01    
I Queen's University at Kingston 2013.06.27 2023.06.26
(GS)
3
U.S.A. BS Biotechnology Institute, University of Minnesota 1997.02.19 2022.04.01    
I University of California Davis 2003.04.15 2023.06.02
(GS)
Varies yearly
MS Macromolecular Science & Engineering program, University of Michigan 2011.11.04 2021.10.07    
I University of Hawaii at Manoa 2012.04.04 2022.04.03    
I University of California, San Diego 2013.04.29 2023.10.09    
I Mississippi State University 2017.10.19 2022.10.18 3

South America(1)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
Brasil I Universidade Federal de São Paulo NEW 2019.07.31 2024.07.30

Africa(2)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
Senegal I Cheikh Anta Diop University 2017.09.22 2022.09.21 3
Kenya I University of Nairobi 2013.07.14 2023.07.13 3

Pacific(5)

Country / region Agreement type Institution Initial agreement date Current agreement expiration date Agreement on student exchange Students accepted yearly
Australia I University of Technology Sydney 2013.04.03 2023.04.02 3
I Macquarie University 2017.12.20 2022.12.19    
I The University of Newcastle 2017.12.20 2022.12.19    
I University of Adelaide 2019.04.08 2024.04.07 3
New Zealand I Unitec Institute of Technology 2012.03.08 2022.03.07