Research Data and Publications

  • ​NJIT's research expenditures totaled more than $115 million in FY2016.
  • As of July 2016, NJIT had 211 issued US Patents, of which two-thirds are either licensed or jointly owned. In addition, NJIT has 97 pending patent applications.
  • NJIT is home to the Enterprise Development Centers (EDC), New Jersey’s largest high-technology business incubator, and one of the largest in the nation. Ninety companies presently housed at the EDC employ 800 people. It has attracted more than $67 million in third-party funding and has revenues of $82 million.

The university’s 2020 Vision identifies several focal areas for growth and development in education of young people and professionals, research and economic development:

  • Sustainable Systems, including sustainable design, environmental science and engineering, ecology, and alternative energy technologies
  • Data Science and Information Technology, including wireless telecommunications, social networks and cloud computing, network security, cybersecurity and big data analytics
  • Life Sciences and Engineering, including tissue engineering and adult stem cell research, rehabilitation medicine, traumatic brain injury, functional brain imaging and analysis, biomedical informatics and drug development and pharmaceutical manufacturing techniques

Research Magazine

2017 Research Magazine 

Faculty Showcases


Research Snapshots


Spring 2017 Research Snapshot​      

Center and Lab Showcases



Research Showcase 2017


University Publications

2020 Vision: A Strategic Plan for NJIT President's Annual Report 2016 NJIT Magazine: Winter 2017​​