Kyushu University signed a comprehensive partnership agreement with Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University to promote academic exchange and deepen mutual cooperation in various fields.Kyushu University, a core university with a long history and tradition, and Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, which has a five-year doctoral program in the field of science and engineering, will combine their strengths to create internationally outstanding research results.
According to Kyushu University, the collaboration items are
・Exchanges among researchers, graduate students, and administrative staff
・ Promotion of joint research
・Sharing institutional publications and academic information
・Hold joint conferences, symposiums, and workshops
・Collaboration of platforms to promote innovation ecosystems in the Kyushu and Okinawa regions
Since its founding in 1911, Kyushu University has continued to seek excellent human resources and produce research results as a key comprehensive university in the Kyushu region.Established in 2011, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University has a short history, but it continues to produce outstanding research results by attracting excellent researchers and graduate students from Japan and abroad in a world-class research environment.
While the national finances are in trouble and it is becoming difficult to secure a large research budget, the two schools, which have different strengths, will work together to promote more effective research, contributing to the development of the Kyushu-Okinawa region and the revival of the Japanese economy. Aiming for possible research results.