ISTSL has established linkages with various overseas agencies for technology acquisition promotion in order to help MSMEs attain comptitivness. Some of them as follows:
- Asian and Pacific Center for Transfer of Technology (APCTT)
- KfW Bankengruppe, Germany
- Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ), Germany
- Yissum Technology Transfer, Jerusalem
- ADEX Consulting, France
Besides, cooperative arrangements with several other international agencies are in progress.