More than 70 corporate, government and nonprofit partners are located on NC State’s Centennial Campus, an award-winning public-private research and education campus that continues to expand to meet society’s evolving needs. Centennial is home to the new North Carolina Plant Sciences Initiative, bringing the state’s agriculture community into collaboration with the biotech industry to help farmers feed a growing population.
The successes of our partnerships extend far beyond the lab bench and office walls to improve lives throughout the state, across the nation and around the world. Whether we’re enhancing the efficiency of advanced manufacturing or rolling out a national smart grid, NC State and its partners nurture big ideas — and get big results.
$1.9Bin Capital Investment
135+Startups and Spinoffs
A Quantum Leap for Accelerated Solutions to Complex Problems
NC State is the first university in North America to establish an IBM Q Hub as part of the global IBM Q Network, a collaboration between IBM and top Fortune 500 companies, national research labs and leading universities to advance quantum computing. Quantum computing holds the promise of solving complex problems far beyond the capabilities of ordinary computers.