The increasing globalization of training, research and innovation activities have lead to the development of international science and technology school networks and partnerships worldwide. Their mission is to share the best practices in training, research and innovation as well as to offer their students a multinational and multicultural experience.
As part of its strategic policy, IST is actively involved in several networks and international programmes to promote student mobility, both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as internships for participating in IST’s research activities.
The international networks of excellence in which IST participates are the following:
Cluster - Consortium Linking Universities of Science and Technology for Education and Research
Cesaer · The Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering for Education and Research
Time · Top Industrial Managers in Europe
Athens · Advanced Technology Higher Education Network
Magalhães · Smile – Student Mobility in Latin America, Caribbean and Europe