The Catholic University of Bukavu has a dense network of partnerships including national and international institutional actors that contribute to its triple mission. It is especially about academic and scientific mobility; joint research, development and teaching projects of other various social interventions that include student social scholarships.

UCB is a member of several international organizations including International Federation of Catholic Universities (FIUC), the University Agency of La Francophonie (AUF), the University Impact of the United Nations (UNAI), the Association of African Universities (AAU), Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), the Association of Catholic Universities and Institutes of Africa and Madagascar (ACUIAM).

OTHER PARTNERS

At National Level

1. Research Center in Natural Sciences of Lwiro (CRSN/Lwiro)
2. School of Public Health of Kinshasa
3. School of Public Health of Lubumbashi
4. Funds for Peace Consolidation (FPC)
5. National Institute for Agricultural studies and research (INERA/Mulungu)
6. National Institute in Biomedical Research (INRB) Kinshasa
7. Institut Supérieur de Développement Rural (ISDR/BUKAVU)
8. Institut Supérieur Pédagogique (ISP/BUKAVU)
9. International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
10. Secrétariat National pour le Renforcement des Capacités (SENAREC) Ministry of Plan
11. Catholic University of Congo (UCC)
12. University of Graben (UG)
13. University of Kindu (UNIKI)
14. University of Kinshasa (UNIKIN)
15. University of Kisangani (UNIKIS)
16. University of Lubumbashi (UNILU)
17. Evangelical University in Africa (UEA)
18. Free University of Great Lakes (ULPGL)

At Regional Level

1. Association of Catholic Universities and Higher Institutes of Africa and Madagascar
2. (ACUHIAM).
3. Association of Catholic Universities and Higher Institutes of Congo (ACUHICO)
4. Interuniversity Master’s Programme in Economics (PTCI) – University of Makerere (Uganda)
5. Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)
6. Uganda Martyrs University (Ouganda)
7. Catholic University of Central Africa (Cameroon)
8. University Cheik Anta Diop of Dakar (UCAD)
9. University of Abomey Calavi (Benin)
10. University of Burundi (Burundi)
11.  University of Ghana (Ghana)

At the International Level

1. 3 Girafes
2. Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
3. Aide Universitaire Catholique au Monde en Développement (basée à l’UCL)
4. AISEC – Association Internationale des Etudiants en Economie et en Commerciale
5. ARES formely called Coopération Universitaire au Développement (CUD)
6. Communauté de Sant’Egidio
7. Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix de Namur (FUNDP)
8. International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
9. Impact Universitaire des Nations Unies (UNAI)
10. Institut des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (ICHEC/Bruxelles)
11. Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen (KUN, Pays-Bas)
12. Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven (KULeuven)
13. Porticus
14. Catholic University of Louvain (UCL)
15. University of Antwerp (Institute of Development Policy and Management-IOB)
16. University of Bayreuth (Germany)
17. University of Gand (Ghent – Belgium)
18. University of Liège (Ulg)
19. University of Mons
20. University of Pavia (Italy)
21. University of Wageningen (Netherlands)
22. Partner Universities to the CARIBU project
23. VLIR-UOS
24. VUB