USM through IMCC connects globally via partnership and collaboration with institutions of higher learning throughout the world focusing on student mobility engagement. Currently, there are more than 150 active partner institutions for exchange programme with USM from all over the world! USM partners with institutions through various networks such as the ASEAN Mobility for Students (AIMS), ASEAN University Network (AUN), Asia Pacific University Community Engagement Network (APUCEN), Erasmus, and many more. All universities under the same network are considered partners through network agreements, and students can choose to perform their exchange or study abroad programme at the respective institutions. USM partnerships also extend through bi-lateral agreements. USM Students can opt to pursue their study abroad programme at these institutions with the exchange agreements.