Michigan Tech in Autumn

The Office of Industry and Corporate Relations coordinates and delivers a vast array of expertise, programs, services, and initiatives in basic and applied research, training and education, technology commercialization, intellectual property licensing, and start-up business development. We support leading-edge researchers, educators, inventors, innovators, and entrepreneurs via a robust network of on-campus corporate-relations professionals and affiliated region partners and service providers.

Two corporate representatives at their Career Fair table.
Industry Partners meet with students at Career Fair.

What We Do

Building what tomorrow needs.

We establish, cultivate, and grow partnerships with industry and students across a spectrum of activities including research, development, innovation, training, and education. Armed with a deep understanding of technology and assessing the ethical implications of new technology will have on our society and environment, Michigan Tech looks to meet the needs of an increasingly connected tomorrow.

  • 115
    companies sponsoring research
  • $9.97M
    in corporate sponsored research
  • 414
    companies recruiting at MTU
  • 51
    industry sponsored student projects

Proud to partner with...

3M logo.
Cleveland-Cliffs logo.
Consumers Energy logo. Count on us.
Dow registered trademark logo.
Ford logo.
General Motors (GM) logo.
ITC Holdings logo. A Fortis Company
Kimberly-Clark logo.
Stellantis logo.
Stryker registered trademark logo.

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