The Graduate School places special emphasis on collaboration and exchanges with other universities both domestic and international.The Graduate School has established joint master programmes on logistics with the National University of Singapore, on supply chain management and financial MBA with Chinese University of Hong Kong, and a collaborative Ph.D. supervision scheme with City University of Hong Kong.

The Graduate School has set up the Research and Education Centre for Environmental Technology with Kyoto University, and the Web Science Laboratory at Shenzhen with Southampton University, and has been exploring collaborations in research and education with leading universities and research institutions across Europe, North America, and Asia.

The Graduate School has been promoting partnerships with governments and industries to facilitate transfer of technology and to contribute directly to the development of the national and regional conomies.