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University of Shizuoka ranks first in two national government research funding categories


The University of Shizuoka has ranked in first place for two funding categories, “Environment and Public Health Related Pharmaceutical Sciences” and “Dietary Sciences”, over the last five years in the national Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research funding program. The rankings of the top ten research institutions were announced by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology on October 13, 2016.

The University also ranked in the top ten in the following categories:

Physics Related Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4th
Chemistry Related Pharmaceutical Sciences, 7th
Medical Related Pharmaceutical Sciences, 8th
Environmental conscious materials and recycle, 7th
Environmental risk control and evaluation, 6th


10/17/2016