Appearance photograph of the research institute

About Research Institute

Kindai University established the Industrial Technology Research Institute in 1996 to promote “research that would benefit our society.” In 2010 it was reorganized and developed into the Kindai University Fundamental Technology for Next Generation Research Institute, a new research institute involved in broadening and deepening research fields. This research institute aims to contribute to technological development by conducting comprehensive research and study of fundamental technologies for the next generation, enabling regional industries to utilize more advanced technology as well as helping us materialize a sustainable society.

The research building was constructed in March 2010 as a research facility consisting of the Center for Industry and Public Relations, which promotes collaboration between industry; educational institutions and the administration; the Automotive Technology Research Center; the Building Environment Research Center; and the Advanced Chemistry & Bioengineering Research Center, under the “MEXT- Supported Program for the Strategic Research Foundation at Private Universities” in FY 2009.

The Service Innovation Research Center was added in 2011, the Advanced Robotic Technology Research Center was added in 2013, and the Advanced Additive Manufacturing Research Center was added in 2014.

Organization of the Research Institute

Figure of Organization of the Research Institute Center for Industry and Public Relations Automotive Technology Research Center Advanced Robotic Technology Research Center Advanced Additive Manufacturing Research Center Building Environment Research Center Advanced Chemistry and Bioengineering Research Center [a-CYBER] Service Innovation Research Center

Relations with other institutions

Kindai University is a private university with 14 faculties and 48 departments; a law school; a graduate school offering 11 postgraduate programs; 20 research institutes; 18 attached schools; and three general hospitals. Kindai University Fundamental Technology for Next Generation Research Institute makes its research resources available to the public in collaboration with Kindai University Liaison Center.

Figure of Relations with other institutions

Kindai University
Kindai University Faculty of Engineering, Hiroshima Campus