The main way of international science and technical cooperation of the University is collaboration with institutes and scientific organizations of foreign countries within the frame of bilateral agreement.
The University cooperates with Korean Institute of Industrial Technologies, Iranian University of Science and Technology, Siberian State Technological University, University of Daugavpils, University of Belostok, St.-Petersburg University of Technology and Design, Moscow State Textile University, Moscow State University of Design and Technology, Russian State University of Tourism and Service and many others.
The University is the member of International Association of Universities of near-borders of Belarus and Russia.
The University has its own artistic school which has acquired a wide recognition in Belarus and abroad. Teachers, graduates and students of artistic specialities constantly participate and win the highest prizes and awards in international, republican, regional and local art exhibitions and actions, international contests in advertising and design, fashion–designer contests in clothes and footwear. Educational establishment «VSTU» is a co-founder of international contest for fashion designers and designers of footwear «Belaya Amfora».