To achieve its vision of becoming a world class research intensive institution, NM-AIST as established or is in the process of establishing partnerships with highly reputable institutions including the following:
The University of California System, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Purdue University, Washington State University, Penn State University, Michigan State University, and Kennesaw State University in USA;
East China Normal University (ECNU); Indian Institutes of Technology at Bombay and Delhi (IIT Bombay and Delhi); Korean Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST),
Hanyang University (HYU), Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), and Chonnam University in Korea; University Saskatchewan in Canada; Blekinge Institute of Technology in Sweden; Glasgow University in UK;
Tomsk University in Russia; Belgian Universities (KU Lueven, VUB & UAntwerpen); and University of Millan-Bicocca (Italy). Within the EA and SADC region NM-AIST has links with Ifakara Health Institute (IHI),
the Tropical Pesticide Research Institute (TPRI), National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), and the Southern African Centre for Infectious Diseases Surveillance (SACIDS).
The NM-AIST is also linked to and enjoys full support from African Scientists in the Diaspora, through the African Renaissance Institute of Science and Technology (ARIST), and is allowed to count on substantialpool of scientists and engineers teaching and conducting research in the best Universities across the World.
University of California System
African University of Science and Technology (AUST-Abuja)
University Saskatchewan (Canada)
African Network of Scientific and Technical Institutions (ANSTI)
Indian Institutes of Technology at Bombay and Delhi (IIT Bombay and Delhi)
http://www.iitb.ac.in/ , http://www.iitd.ac.in/
African Renaissance Institute of Science and Technology (ARIST)
International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering
Ministry of Communications, Science and Technology
Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)
Ifakara Health Institute(IHI)
One Health Centre at University of Califonia. http://faculty.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/faculty/paconrad
Southern African Centre for Infectitions Diseases Surveillance (SACIDS).
Kennesaw State University (USA)
Penn State University (USA)
Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology I(GIST), Korea
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UI-UC), USA
East China Normal University (ECNU)
African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)
Tanzania Commision of Science and Technology (COSTECH)
Global Knowledge Initiative (GKI), USA
Scandnavian Institute for Competitiveness and Development (SICD) at Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden.
Tanzania Commision for Universities (TCU)
Korean Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
Tropical Pesticide Research Institute (TPRI)