Universities Australia plays a major role in several multilateral forums and programs through cooperative agreements with international counterpart organisations. Universities Australia's active agreements are below.

Title of Agreement
Country
Memorandum of Understanding between Universities Australia and Japan Association of National Universities
Japan (PDF 280.5KB)
Memorandum of Understanding between Universities Australia and the German Academic Exchange Service Germany (PDF 1.2MB)
Memorandum of Understanding between Universities Australia and swissuniversities
Switzerland (PDF 546.4KB)
The Agreement of the Recognition of Academic Qualifications between Australia and France
France (PDF 6.3MB)
Memorandum of Understanding between Universities Australia and the Association of Indian Universities
India (PDF 512KB)
Agreement on Cooperation between the Universities Australia and the China Education Association for International Exchange
China
Memorandum of Cooperation in Higher Education between Universities Australia and the Council of Universities of Spain of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport
Spain (PDF 1.8MB)
Memorandum on Cooperation in Higher Education between
Universities Australia and the Association of University Heads (VERA)
Israel
Agreement on Cooperation in Postgraduate Scholarship Development
Peru (PDF 1.3MB)
Framework Cooperation Agreement Between The Asamblea Nacional de Rectores and Universities Australia Peru (PDF 1.3MB)
Statement of Intent between Universities Australia and Universities UK
UK (PDF 624KB)
Letter of intent between the National Science Foundation and Universities Australia
United States (PDF 752.2KB)

Further information regarding the activities conducted under the agreements above, plus the relationship with other organisations and the Australian Government, can be found below. 

Engagement Activities of Universities Australia

Universities Australia partnership with Mitacs in Canada 27 Jul 2017
In 2015 Universities Australia (UA) signed an agreement with Mitacs, a Canadian not-for-profit research and training organisation, which will allow Australian undergraduate students to participate in ...
Australia- Germany Joint Research Cooperation Scheme 26 May 2017
The Australia-Germany Joint Research Co-operation Scheme is a joint initiative of Universities Australia and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany's national agency for the support of i ...
Collaboration with the United States of America 3 Nov 2016
Universities Australia has recently signed an agreement with the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the Unites States to include Australian universities in the GROW program – Graduate Research Oppor ...
Indonesia-Australia Higher Education Forum 21 Dec 2015
An overview of the Universities Australia Indonesia-Australia Higher Education Forum, November 2015
Australia Indonesia Knowledge Sharing Program 2015 12 Jun 2015
Australia Indonesia Knowledge Sharing Program
Cooperation with the Association of Indian Universities 9 Jun 2015
Universities Australia renewed their five year agreement with The Association of Indian Universities in April 2010. The memorandum of understanding was signed by then Chair of Universities Australia, ...
Australia Indonesia Knowledge Exchange Pilot Program 8 Apr 2014
The Australian Government is committed to supporting existing cooperation and creating new engagement opportunities between Australian and Indonesian Universities.
Cooperation with the CEAIE 5 Feb 2014
Universities Australia (UA) has a long standing close relationship with its counterpart organisation in China, The China Education Association for International Exchange (CEAIE). UA and CEAIE signed a ...
Engagement With Spain 27 Nov 2013
Universities Australia is pleased to advise that it signed a five year memorandum of agreement with Spain's Council of Universities of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport in Canberra this wee ...
Cooperation with Peru 21 Nov 2013
An Agreement signed during the Universities Australia delegation to Latin America led by Professor Linda Kristjanson between Universities Australia and PRONABEC (National Program of Scholarships and E ...