Chiba Institute of Technology (Chiba kōgyō daigaku) is a private university in Narashino, Chiba, Japan. abbreviated as Chiba kōdai (Chiba kōdai),Chiba kō (Chiba kō),kōdai (kōdai),sen kōdai (sen kōdai). The school was founded in 1942 in Machida, Tokyo. In 1946 it was relocated to Kimitsu, Chiba, adopted the present name at the same time. Four years later, it was moved to the present location. It is the oldest private technical university in Japan. The college was established that on the occasion of a national crisis within Japan that it may be used as national policy College. The purpose of the college's construction was to be "Dissemination of engineering education to the Asian people".