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Technology Partnership of Nagoya University, Inc.
A U.S. Technology Transfer Arm of Nagoya University


Technology Partnership of Nagoya University (NU Tech)  promotes technology transfer and research collaboration between US partners and Nagoya University, mainly focusing on Life Science and Biotechnology.

Nagoya University
Home to Six Nobel Prizes and the Blue LED

Nagoya University (NU) is an elite educational hub in central Japan. Originally established as a hospital and medical school in 1871, NU has played crucial roles in Japan’s education and research scenes. According to world rankings, NU ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and among the top 20 universities in Asia.

Currently NU has 14 graduate schools, nine undergraduate schools, three Research Institutions and 18 Research Centers. Over 16,000 full time students study and work with 1,500 full time faculty members and 1,700 staff. NU accepts nearly 1,800 international students each year from all over the world.

Our ability in world-class research has been proved by the fact that 6 out of the 13 Japanese people being awarded with the Nobel Prize in the 21st century are our faculty members. Throughout its long history, Nagoya University has sent many people who have the potential to play a leading role in various fields of society out into the world, thus making a contribution to the development of Japan and the world.

Seiichi Matsuo

President, Nagoya University

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Technology Transfer

NU and NU Tech are actively engaged in promoting NU's innovative research technologies in the United States.  NU and NU Tech seek corporate, institutional and academic partners in the USA to further develop and commercialize NU's technologies and inventions via mutually beneficial research collaborations, technology transfer and licensing arrangements.

To learn more about our technology transfer activities, click HERE.


To see a list and summaries of our technologies available for licensing, click HERE

Study at Nagoya University

NU offers a variety of short-term and long-term programs for foreign students wishing to study in Japan.  More than 1800 students from all over the world enroll at NU each year.  Whether you wish to visit for only a few weeks of intensive Japanese language study and cultural immersion or spend your junior year of college abroad or pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree, NU has programs and the international experience to meet your needs.

Please Contact Us to learn more about studying in Japan at Nagoya University.

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