International Agreements

 

CFAES International Programs works closely with the Office of International Affairs (OIA) at Ohio State to facilitate formal partnerships between the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and other international institutions. The two primary types of agreements are Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) and Memoranda of Agreement (MOA).


Recent Agreements:

  • Central Queensland University, Australia (renewal)
  • Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil (renewal)
  • Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), Costa Rica (new)
  • Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, Guatemala City, Guatemala (new)
  • Amity University, Noida, India (new)

 

 

Active International Agreements

Country Partner Agreement Year of Creation Year of Expiration
Australia Central Queensland University Memorandum of Understanding 2021 2026
Australia Agersens PTY LTD Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Brazil Federal University of Mato Grosso, Cuiabá Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
Brazil Federal University of Paraná Memorandum of Agreement 2020 2025
Chile Pontifical Catholic University of Chile Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
China Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) Memorandum of Agreement 2015 2020
China China Agricultural University Memorandum of Agreement 2015 2020
China Huazhong Agricultural University Memorandum of Understanding 2016 2021
China Hubei Academy of Agricultural Sciences Memorandum of Understanding 2014 2019
China Fudan University Letter of Intent 2015 2020
China Jilin Agricultural University Memorandum of Understanding 2014 2019
China Northeast Foresty University Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
China Shandong Academy of Agricultural Sciences Memorandum of Understanding 2015 2020
China Shanxi Agricultural University, Taigu, Shanxi Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
Costa Rica Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture Memorandum of Understanding 2020 2025
Czech Republic Brno University of Technology Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
France CIRAD/INRA/CGIAR/IRD Memorandum of Understanding 2016 2021
Ghana Evangelical Presbyterian University College Memorandum of Understanding 2014 2019
Guatemala Universidad del Valle de Guatemala, Guatemala City Memorandum of Understanding 2021 2026
Honduras Escuela Agricola Panamericana – “El Zamorano” Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
India Amity University, Noida Memorandum of Understanding 2021 2026
India Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Memorandum of Agreement 2014 2019
Kazakhstan Kazakh National Agrarian University Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
Kenya Egerton University Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Moldova Alecu Russo Balti State University Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Romania University of Agricultural Sciences & Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca Memorandum of Understanding 2014 2019
South Africa Department of Rural Development and Agrarian Reform Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Tanzania Sokoine University of Agriculture Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Tanzania University of Dodoma Letter of Intent 2016 2019
Tunisia National Institute of Agronomy of Tunisia Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Ukraine Dnipropetrovsk State Agrarian and Economic University Memorandum of Understanding 2015 2020
Ukraine Institute of Water Problems and Land Reclamation Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Ukraine Kharkiv Petro Vasylenko National Technical University of Agriculture Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Ukraine Kharkiv State University of Food Technology and Trade Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Ukraine Kherson State Agrarian University Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Ukraine Kyiv National Economic University named after Vadym Hetman Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022
Ukraine multiple institutions Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
Ukraine National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Ukraine Odessa National Academy of Food Techologies Memorandum of Understanding 2019 2024
Ukraine Sumy National Agrarian University Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Ukraine Zhytomyr National Agroecological University Memorandum of Understanding 2018 2023
Uzbekistan Tashkent State Agrarian University Memorandum of Understanding 2017 2022

 

Agreements in Process

  • Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute, Bangladesh
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), India
  • University of Dodoma, Tanzania
  • WaterAid East Africa, Rwanda (with Global Water Institute & others) 
  • Dnipro State Agrarian and Economic University, Ukraine

 

Looking for a Specific Agreement?

Interested to know if an agreement exists or has ever existed between the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and a particular institution abroad? Please contact Poppy Thornton: (614) 292-3602


Interested in Establishing an Agreement?

CFAES and the university have procedures for establishing international partnership agreements. Please contact Poppy Thornton to discuss the process and next steps. For detailed information on establishing international partnership agreements, please refer to the Office of International Affairs' International Partnerships webpage: https://oia.osu.edu/international-partnerships.html