Formats and Examples

Patent Application (Invention Report)

Collaborative Research

Format (Word)

*Click here for the Basic Policy on the Handling of Inventions and Patents from Collaborative Research with Companies etc. Please check with this before submitting a collaborative research application.

We have recently reviewed and revised the collaborative research contract templates (private sector). The changes have mainly been to organize the articles, correct some entries, and revise some provisions regarding the handling of intellectual property rights to ensure flexible treatment when inventions etc. are actually created as a result of research. Please use the templates below for new contracts concluded in and after April 2022.

Commissioned Research

Format (Word)

Any format may be used for a commissioned research application form as long as it includes the items in the formats listed below.

Academic Consulting


Non-Disclosure Agreement