Conclusion of International Exchange Agreements or MOUs
To promote energetic, systematic international exchange with overseas universities and research institutions, the NII concludes International Exchange Agreements (MOUs). As of August 2013, it had concluded MOUswith 84 organizations in 24 countries. To promote the sending of researchers and students abroad and the cceptance of researchers and students from organizations with which it has concluded MOUs, the NIIimplements the NII International Internship Program and MOU Grantprograms and provides financial aid. It engages various other exchangeactivities as well, including joint research projects, seminars andsymposia, in addition to researcher and student exchange.
International Agreements, MOUs for Cooperation (August 2013)