GRIAT has a wide range of international partners from the industry, educational and public institutions. Among our close industrial partners there are:
- Siemens LLC
- Setevaya Kompanya
- Volga Automatika
- Tat AIS Energo
- Agency for Economic Development of Thuringia (LEG Thueringen)
GRIAT runs MSc-programs jointly with renowned partner universities in Germany and China:
- Ilmenau University of Technology (TU Ilmenau)
- Otto-von Guericke University Magdeburg
- University of Kaiserslautern (TU Kaiserslautern)
- Northwestern Politechnical University (NPU, China)
Memoranda of Understanding are signed with Darmstadt University of Technology (TU Darmstadt) with the goal of implementing new joint MSc degree programs.
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) became the partner of GRIAT from the very beginning. The General Secretary of the DAAD, Dr. Dorothea Rüland, at that time chairman of the Board of Trustees of GRIAT, personally gave start to "work" of the institute in September 2014. DAAD is the national agency of the institutions of higher education in Germany for funding international scholarship and education programs, representing 365 German higher education institutions (100 universities and technical universities, 162 general universities of applied sciences, and 52 colleges of music and art).