IBA has a cooperative program with the organisations listed under.

Turning the Tide of Antimicrobial Resistance (TTA) is a local, regional, and Nordic anti-AMR interactive and interdisciplinary network. The TTA consortium is formed by strong research groups with complementary expertise located in different hospitals, academic and institutional divisions in Norway, teamed up with external national and international collaborators. Many TTA courses, workshops and events are open to IBA members.

The National Doctoral Programme in Infection and Antibiotics (NDPIA) is a Swedish organisation that aims to connect research environments studying infection and antibiotics at major Swedish universities and institutes and internationally by offering advanced training courses and meetings that promote scientific research and recruitment of young scientists. IBA and NDPIA have a mutual exchange program where NDPIA courses and workshops are open to IBA (PhD-student) members (and vice versa).