Contents05What Makes Shinshu University Unique 25Outline of Shinshu University06 Cultivating an environmental mindset08 The Unique Shinshu-Oriented Education Program10 Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research (ICCER)26 Philosophy & Vision 27 Basic University Management Policy28 Gender Equality29 Education 31 Research 32 Social Liaison33 International Exchange34 Academic Organization36 Academic Assembly 37 Organization38 Faculty42 Unique Programs of Study43 University Facilities 44 Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research (ICCER)45 Organization for Research and Education etc.48 Attached Schools49 Campus map40 Graduate School16 Global Aqua Innovation Center (COI)18 Accelerating Financial Collaboration between Industry, University and Government20 With the local community22 History and Tradition11 Institute of Carbon Science and Technology (ICST)12 Center for Energy and Environmental Science (X-Breed)13 Institute for Fiber Engineering, Shinshu University (IFES)14 Institute of Mountain Science (IMS)15 Institute for Biomedical Sciences (IBS)Faculty of Arts / Faculty of Education / Faculty of Economics and Law /Faculty of Science / School of Medicine / Faculty of Engineering /Faculty of Agriculture / Faculty of Textile Science and TechnologyDivision of Arts / Graduate School of Education / Division of Industrial and Social Studies / Graduate School of Science and Technology / Graduate School of Medicine /Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Technology / School of Law04