Kanazawa University shall endeavor to cultivate distinguished intellect, ranging from that of fundamental research dealing with pursuit of truth to that of research directly connected to technology. The university shall thus actively contribute to society by opening up new academic fields and by promoting the transfer of technology and the creation of new industry.
Kanazawa University shall provide its members with an environment suitable for carrying out research independently guaranteeing the freedom of knowledge and a healthy competition, regardless of the fi eld of study; i.e. humanities, social sciences, natural sciences or medicine, or the character of research, i.e. fundamental or applied research. Furthermore, the university shall promote prospective research and foster young researchers, thereby maintaining a structure capable of challenging the new at all times and bringing out its distinct characteristics.