Global S&T Partners

CSIR through ISTAD has concluded umbrella MoUs/Agreements with several of the world’s leading scientific agencies for bilateral and multilateral cooperation. These MoUs and Agreements along with the working documents, provide broad guidelines for execution of international cooperation. The corporate level Cooperation Arrangements of CSIR with Foreign R&D Organizations are listed below:

SN

Date of Signature and date of Closure

Country

Foreign Organization

1.

Oct. 13, 2022

Switzerland

Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV), Geneva

2.

Sep. 30, 1994 ; Feb. 26, 1999;

Jan. 15, 2015; May 15, 2018; Sep. 6, 2022

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (BCSIR)

3.

Jan. 25, 2022

France

Institut Pasteur

4.

Oct. 29, 2018

Japan

Hiroshima University

5.

Dec 11, 2020 (signed by Russian side on Dec 25, 2020)

Russian Federation

Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)

6.

Jun 5, 2020

USA

Mayo Clinic

7.

1990, 1997, 2012, Dec 17, 2019

France

CNRS

8.

Oct 31, 2019

Germany

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (FhG)

9.

July 2, 2019

USA

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

10.

May 6, 2019

Australia

Deakin University (cooperation in S&T areas particularly, Mining, Alternate energy and fuels, Affordable Healthcare & Nanotechnology

11.

Nov. 20, 2013-Nov. 19, 2018

Vietnam

Vietnam National University (VNU), Hanoi

12.

Oct. 29, 2018

Japan

Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo

13.

Oct. 29, 2018

Japan

Institute of Innovative Research, Tokyo Institute of Technology

14.

Oct. 29, 2018

Japan

Hiroshima University

15.

Sep 07, 2018

Czech Republic

Czech Academy of Sciences

16.

July 09, 2018

Republic of Korea

National Research Council of Science & Technology (NST)

17.

Feb. 21, 2018

Morocco

The National Center for Scientific and Technological Research (CNRST)

18.

Oct. 12, 2017- Oct. 11, 2022

Taiwan (Chinese Taipei)

Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu

19.

Feb. 10, 2017

Japan

Agency of Industrial Science & Technology (AIST)

20.

Oct. 18, 1995, Sep. 13, 2016

Tanzania

Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)

21.

Aug 24, 2015

Egypt

National Research Centre (NRC), Cairo

22.

Feb 6, 1995 PoC - 1995, 2012, 2015

Italy

Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerche (CNR)

23.

Oct 19, 1986 & Feb.12, 1988, Nov.6, 1990, Mar 26, 1993, Feb.7, 1997, Dec.9, 1999, July 19, 2010; Feb. 24, 2015 (April)

Thailand

Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research (TISTR), Thailand

24.

Oct.14, 2014

Norway

Foundation for Industrial and Technical Research (SINTEF)

25.

Nov 20, 2013

Kuwait

Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)

26.

Oct. 29, 2009

China

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

27.

Jan. 24, 1985; Oct.14, 2009

Argentina

National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET)

28.

July 7, 2008

Australia

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

29.

Nov 19, 2007

Slovenia

International Centre for Promotion of Enterprises (ICPE)

30.

May 19, 1989, 1989, 1993, 2007

Vietnam

Vietnamese Academy of Science & Technology (VAST)

31.

1991, 2007

Italy

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

32.

Feb. 4, 2004

Brazil

National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq)

33.

Aug 12, 2002

Guyana

Institute of Applied Science and Technology (IAST)

34.

Jan 6, 1994 & Jan 5, 1999

Nepal

RONAST (renamed as Nepal Academy of Science & Technology (NAST)

35.

Sep 17, 1998

Turkey

TÜBİTAK

36.

Jul 10, 1998

South Africa

CSIR South Africa

37.

Jan.10, 1996

UK

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

38.

June 23, 1995

Slovak

Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS)

39.

June 28, 1991 and March 31, 1993

China

State Bureau of Technical Supervision of China.

40.

Feb. 5, 1993

Mongolia

Academy of Sciences of Mongolia (ASM)

41.

March 12, 1992

China

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

42.

Oct. 10, 1990

Syria

Scientific Studies and Research Centre (SSRC)

43.

Feb. 2, 1989

Peru

National Council of Science and Technology (CONCYTEC)

44.

Nov 04, 1985

Sudan

National Council for Research (NCR), Sudan

45.

April 30, 1985

Jordon

Royal Scientific Society (RSS)

46.

Oct. 7, 1977

Poland

Polish Academy of Sciences (PAS)

47.

Nov 25, 1974

Germany

Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) (Research Centre Julich (FzJ) (Formerly, KFA )

48.

Feb. 2, 1964 and 1965

Germany

German Academy of Sciences - German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

49.

Mar 24, 1961

Switzerland

Swiss Foundation for Technical Assistance (SFTA), Zurich