Since the NUM was founded, the number of leading professors conducting cutting edge research in priority fields of natural and applied sciences, social sciences and humanity has emerged. The great merit of the NUM lies in the rich experience and intellectual wealth amassed by hundreds of scholars who have not only undertaken research work in all areas of natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities, but who have also prepared new generations of scholars and professionals for their respective fields. A sampling of notable research achievements by NUM scholars includes:
In March 2011, the NUM established a Technology Transfer Office (TTO) responsible for protecting, managing and licensing the intellectual property of the NUM, including inventions in the nanotechnology, life science, information communication technology and physical sciences sectors, copyright protected materials such as software and images, and tangible research materials .The TTO’s mission is to promote and facilitate the transfer of NUM’s innovations for the benefit of the University and the public. Faculties are responsible for reporting any discoveries or inventions that may have commercial value and any work that seems likely to produce such discoveries or inventions to the TTO.
-At the NUM, the world-class center for Mongolian Studies has been established by Rinchen.B, Luvsanvandan.Sh, Damdinsuren.Ts and their students based on their research activities.
-These research works have been embraced by Mongolian linguists, cultural historians, literary specialists, textologists, and by scholars worldwide.
-Technology Transfer: The NUM recognizes the importance of fostering the development and utilization of innovation, and that the proper management and protection of innovation as intellectual property (IP) is an essential endeavor to promote and advance the University's mission.
-Entrepreneurship p education: Entrepreneurship means the transformation of an idea into an enterprise that creates value—economic, social, cultural or intellectual. NUM strongly focuses on the entrepreneurship education to increase the intellectual capital and promote entrepreneurial abilities and creativity in Mongolia.