ARCIS seeks to expand the range of its collaboration with various information science and technology training, research and service organizations in the public and private sectors in Nigeria, West Africa, and globally. This is in line with the Internationalization Policy of the university, being implemented by the Office of International Programmes (OIP).
ARCIS is currently participating in the following collaborative understanding and agreements:
- MOU for research collaboration between ARCIS (University of Ibadan) and the Faculty of Information and Media Studies (FIMS), University of Western Ontario, Canada. (2009-2014)
- MOU for the joint delivery of professional information industry professional certification training between ARCIS, Universityof Ibadan and the New Horizons Limited (2007-2012).
- Agreement on the joint-implementation of the MacArthur-funded project for the Institutional Strengthening of ARCIS (2010-2012)
ARCIS is also soliciting an MOU with the ECOWAS for the high-level training of information professionals in West Africa countries in support of the ECOWAS mandate.