AKU-IED has had several partners for research activities, where joint research studies have been conducted and publications were developed through AKU-IED faculty members collaborating with the faculty of partner universities.
Following are AKU-IED's key research partners:
• Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto
• Sheffield Hallam University
• Oxford University
• Institute of Education, University of London
• Centre for Global Citizenship Education and Research
• Department of Educational Policy Studies, University of Alberta