Canada Chile Academic Cooperation Agreements

Canadian InstitutionChilean InstitutionAgreement TypeSector(s)Start Date
Association of Canadian Community CollegesUniversidad de Atacama, CIM Benjamin TeplizkyCollaboration AgreementMining10/1/1997
Association of Canadian Community Colleges and College LaflecheUniversidad de Concepción, Centro de Formación Técnica Lota-AraucoCollaboration AgreementTourism4/1/2003
Association of Canadian Community Colleges and Niagara CollegeUniversidad de Atacama (CFT)Collaboration AgreementTourismIn progress
Association of Canadian Community Colleges and Red River CollegeMunicipalidad de Chol Chol y CONADICollaboration AgreementIndigenous people3/14/2005
Association of Canadian Community Colleges, Cambrian College and CEGEP de Trois-RivièresUniversidad de Atacama (CFT)Collaboration AgreementWeldingIn progress
Association of Universities and Colleges of CanadaConsejo de Rectores Universidades ChilenasMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General2004
British Columbia Institute of TecnologyDUOC - UCMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Construction5/1/2004
British Columbia Institute of TechnologyMineria Escondida Ltda. - Centro de Entrenamiento Industrial y Minero (CEIM)Collaboration AgreementElectrical, MechanicalN/A
British Columbia Institute of TechnologyUniversidad Austral de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General10/1/2003
British Columbia Institute of TechnologyUniversidad de Santiago de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General4/1/2005
British Columbia Institute of TechnologyUniversidad Diego PortalesMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General4/1/2005
British Columbia Institute of TechnologyUniversidad La RepúblicaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General4/1/2005
Carleton UniversityUniversidad Adolfo IbáñezStudent Exchange AgreementGeneral3/1/1999
Carleton UniversityUniversidad Adolfo IbáñezAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration1998
Carleton UniversityUniversidad de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration1998
Carleton UniversityUniversidad Gabriela MistralAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration2004
College of North AtlanticUniversidad Santo TomasMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General4/23/1997
Conférence des recteurs et principaux des universités du Québec *Universidad ArcisStudent Exchange AgreementGeneral5/25/2000
Conférence des recteurs et principaux des universités du Québec *Universidad de ConcepciónStudent Exchange AgreementGeneral12/11/2001
Dalhousie UniversityUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementMedicine5/27/2003
École Polytechnique de MontréalUniversidad Católica del NorteAcademic Exchange AgreementMining and Metallurgical Engineering3/16/1984
École Polytechnique de MontréalUniversidad de ConcepciónAcademic Exchange AgreementEngineeringIn progress
First Nations University of CanadaUniversidad de la FronteraCollaboration AgreementIndigenous people1998
Industry CanadaUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Distance Education1/22/1998
National Research Council Canada (NRC)Atacama Large Millimetre Array (ALMA)Collaboration AgreementAstronomyN/A
National Research Council Canada (NRC) - Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics (HIA)CONICYTCollaboration AgreementAstrophysics1994
National Research Council Canada (NRC) - Institute for Biological ScienceUniversidad Austral de ChileCollaboration AgreementBiologyN/A
National Research Council Canada (NRC) - Institute for National Measurements Standards (INMS)CIPMCollaboration AgreementMetrology1999
National Research Council Canada (NRC) - Institute for National Measurements Standards (INMS)Inter-American Metrology SystemCollaboration AgreementMetrology1998
Niagara CollegeUniversidad de Atacama (CFT)Collaboration AgreementTechnical and Professional Area10/1/2004
Queen´s University at KingstonPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementCivil and Commercial Engineering1995
Saint Mary's UniversityUniversidad de ConcepciónAcademic Cooperation AgreementSociology10/1/1997
Selkirk CollegeUniversidad MayorMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General3/15/2004
Simon Fraser UniversityPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementGeneral11/1/1995
Simon Fraser UniversityUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Science and Technology8/14/1996
Télé-universitéPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Distance Education6/2/2004
Thompson Rivers UniversityUniversidad de Santiago de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementAdministration4/1/2003
Université de MontréalPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral8/1/2000
Université de MontréalUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General5/19/2000
Université de MontréalUniversidad de ConcepciónAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementMedicine, Biology7/5/2000
Université de MontréalUniversidad de ConcepciónAcademic Exchange AgreementIndustrial Engineering5/23/2000
Université de MontréalUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General7/5/2000
Université de MontréalInstituto Nacional de Capacitación ProfesionalStudent Exchange AgreementArchitecture4/25/2000
Université de MontréalPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration9/1/1999
Université de MontréalUniversidad CentralCollaboration AgreementEducation8/17/1990
Université de SherbrookeFundación Eduardo FreiAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementAdministration1/22/1998
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad Academia de Humanismo CristianoAcademic Exchange AgreementEducation4/7/1997
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad Andrés BelloAcademic Exchange AgreementEducation5/20/2000
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad Católica del NorteAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementEngineering5/18/2000
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementEnvironment4/1/2002
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementOdontology8/28/1990
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementCooperative Organisations5/4/1999
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General1/22/1998
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Science5/8/2000
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de Los LagosMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General1/20/1998
Université de SherbrookeUniversidad de Playa AnchaAcademic Exchange AgreementEducation1/12/1996
Université d'OttawaUniversidad de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementLaw5/12/1995
Université du Québec à ChicoutimiUniversidad de la SerenaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Mining, Geology, Environment4/9/1997
Université du Québec à ChicoutimiUniversidad de MagallanesAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral9/1/1997
Université du Québec à MontréalPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General11/25/2004
Université du Québec à MontréalUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementMathematics7/15/1991
Université du Québec à MontréalUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Political ScienceIn progress
Université du Québec en OutaouaisUniversidad de la FronteraCollaboration AgreementEducation, Psychology9/23/2003
Université LavalPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Agronomics, Education6/9/2003
Université LavalPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General6/9/2003
Université LavalUniversidad Adolfo IbáñezStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration10/6/2003
Université LavalUniversidad Arturo PratAcademic Exchange AgreementEducation1/8/1991
Université LavalUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Forestry5/23/2000
Université LavalUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General5/17/1995
Université LavalUniversidad de ConcepciónStudent Exchange AgreementSocial Services6/21/2004
Université LavalUniversidad de La SerenaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Mining5/11/2001
Université LavalUniversidad de Playa AnchaAcademic Cooperation AgreementEnvironment Engineering4/1/1995
Université LavalUniversidad de Santiago de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementIndustrial Relations5/9/1991
Université LavalUniversidad de Santiago de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration2/12/2002
Université LavalUniversidad del Bio BioMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Forestry11/7/2002
Université LavalUniversidad MayorMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General5/19/2000
Université LavalUniversidad Técnica Federico Santa MaríaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Engineering6/3/1991
University College Saint-BonifaceUniversidad de Playa AnchaAcademic Cooperation AgreementLiterature, Linguistic, Translation6/1/1997
University of AlbertaPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Nursing6/1/2002
University of AlbertaPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)NursingN/A
University of AlbertaUniversidad Austral de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General2/24/1997
University of AlbertaUniversidad Austral de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)GeneralN/A
University of AlbertaUniversidad de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementLaw10/21/1998
University of AlbertaUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General1/22/1998
University of AlbertaUniversidad de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration, EconomicsN/A
University of AlbertaUniversidad de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration, Management, Economics4/22/1997
University of AlbertaUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Nursing11/14/2003
University of British ColumbiaPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral2/1/1998
University of British ColumbiaUniversidad de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementAgriculture, Forestry8/24/1994
University of British ColumbiaUniversidad de ChileJoint ResearchGeneral2004
University of British ColumbiaUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General2/1/1998
University of British ColumbiaUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Oceanography5/7/2001
University of British ColumbiaUniversidad Técnica Federico Santa MaríaAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementArchitecture7/11/2003
University of CalgaryPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration2003
University of CalgaryPontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoAcademic Exchange AgreementAdministration, Management9/16/1998
University of CalgaryUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Public Affairs8/4/1998
University of CalgaryUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Medicine3/1/1998
University of CalgaryUniversidad de Santiago de ChileAcademic Exchange AgreementSocial Sciences8/30/2000
University of GuelphUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementPolitical Science1/20/1995
University of ManitobaPontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral1990
University of New BrunswickUniversidad de ConcepciónJoint ResearchEnvironmentIn progress
University of New BrunswickUniversidad de Los LagosAcademic Exchange AgreementMarine Biology, Aquaculture5/26/2000
University of New BrunswickUniversidad de TalcaAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral10/12/2000
University of Prince Edward IslandPontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoAcademic Cooperation AgreementGeneral1998
University of Prince Edward IslandUniversidad de la SerenaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Education, Humanities1/22/1998
University of Prince Edward Island, Atlantic Veterinary CollegeUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Veterinary Medicine8/6/1998
University of ReginaUniversidad de la SerenaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Sustainable Development1/22/1998
University of ReginaUniversidad de la SerenaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)Sociology10/1/2003
University of ReginaUniversidad Tecnológica MetropolitanaMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General6/25/2001
University of SaskatchewanUniversidad de ConcepciónMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General12/14/1998
University of TorontoUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementAstronomy11/20/1970
University of TorontoUniversidad de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementGeneral12/14/2000
University of VictoriaUniversidad MayorStudent Exchange AgreementEnglish5/19/2000
University of WindsorUniversidad de ChileAcademic Cooperation/Exchange AgreementScience7/15/2002
University of WindsorUniversidad de ChileMemorandum of Understanding (MoU)General1990
Wilfrid Laurier UniversityUniversidad Andrés BelloAcademic Exchange AgreementGeneral1/4/2005
York UniversityPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration1997
York UniversityUniversidad Adolfo IbáñezStudent Exchange AgreementAdministration11/12/1994
York UniversityUniversidad Católica de TemucoAcademic Cooperation AgreementRural Development12/8/1999

* Including all Quebec province universities

Glossary – Agreement Types

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is a statement of goodwill between institutions demonstrating interest to form a partnership to generate mutually beneficial activities. A MoU usually remains in force for a period of five (5) years and provides guidelines for activities such as faculty, staff and student exchanges, joint research activities and publications, and participation in seminars and academic meetings. A MoU may have appendices that relate to non-recurring and specific activities.

Academic Cooperation Agreement

An Academic Cooperation Agreement includes all types of agreement that promote academic, scientific and/or technologic cooperation, share of knowledge and joint activities in areas of common interest.

Academic Exchange Agreement

An Academic Exchange Agreement may include: students, faculty and/or administrative staff exchange, joint research, exchange of documentation, joint organisation of seminars and conferences, exchange of scientific and laboratory equipment, etc.

Student Exchange Agreement

A Student Exchange Agreement only covers bilateral exchange of students between partner institutions.

Collaboration Agreement

A Collaboration Agreement provides technical and/or financial assistance and generally includes supervision, training and transfer activities.