About Us

The Organization is composed of six offices: Research Promotion Office, Research Promotion and Collaboration Office for Medicine and Dentistry, Intellectual Property Office, Silicon Valley Office, Industry-University-Government Co-operation Office and Social Co-operation Office. It also has two centers; Collaborative Research Center, an organization that serves collaboration with local industries, and Research Center for Advanced Technology. The mission of the Organization is to strategically promote academic research in a broad range of fields, to systematically manage and utilize the intellectual properties that result from research, and contribute to the society through collaboration between industries, academia and governments. By creating an intellectual creative cycle between society and academia, the Organization aims to help not only local but also nation-wide businesses increase the international competitiveness. We hope Okayama University will attain many excellent research results which get the attention of the whole world.