AIST Kyushu is mainly located in Tosu city. In Fukuoka city, it also has a collaboration center (Fukuoka Site).
As research units, AIST Kyushu has Advanced Manufacturing Research Institute. Kyushu Collaboration Center at AIST Kyushu plays the core role in industry-university-government collaboration in Kyushu. Also, Kyushu Collaboration Center sends the information of all AIST to industries, universities, local governments etc. in Kyushu and collects various information in Kyushu for all AIST.