Kanazawa University
National

Kanazawa University

金沢大学  (Kanazawa Daigaku) 

College of Medical,Pharmaceutical and Health Sciences, School of Medicine

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
School of Medicine
6
Bachelors
(Bachelor(Medicine))
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: quarter
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Jun. / Oct. / Dec.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)


Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class
Available
Link
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Japanese Language Course at an Affiliated School (Separate Admission Process for the University)

Study Abroad Programs (Incl. in and outbound) / Length of Program
Short-term Study Abroad to Japan
Link 1 mo / 6 mos / 1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
up to 2 wks / 1 mo / 3 mos
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
Link 3 mos / 6 mos / 1 yr
Other Study Abroad Programs
up to 2 wks / 1 mo / 3 mos / 6 mos / 1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Medical Doctor

Students

As of May 1, 2022

total
720
Students

Students

Local Students
720
Number of Spring Admissions
111
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
111 (0)
Completion Rate in 2022
96.4 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Faculty

As of May 1, 2022

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
163
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    720:163

Number of International Academic Staff/Faculty Members (by Gender)

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
48
42
12
39
141
86
Female
3
5
14
22
13
International Faculty
1
1
0

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2022

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
101
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert not to credit)
Career Support
Available
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Takaramachi-Tsuruma
13-1 Takaramachi Kanazawa-shi 5-11-80 Kodatsuno Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Suburban
Facilities and Services
  • Athletic grounds and facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Rest areas
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free universal design
  • Cafeteria/On-campus store
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / washing place available)

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Special Admission for Self-funded International Students
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
  • Time for exam extended by 1.5 times or 1.3 times
  • Permission to take exam in Braille; use of question sheets with a font that is 1.4 times larger and paper sheets that are twice as large; use of a magnifying glass; etc.
  • Consideration given to methods of answering (can answer by check marks, writing, or writing done by another on behalf of the test-taker)
  • Intention can be expressed using an AAC device or computer
  • Sign-language interpreter, helper available
  • Consideration given to location of exam room (e.g., distance from restroom and elevator)
  • Other special measures such as use of walking sticks, hearing aids, wheelchairs, and specially made desks, etc.
Transfer within the Institution
Eligible to Apply
Transfer from Another Institution
Eligible to Apply
Options for Testing / Qualifications
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japanese as a Foreign Language
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Mathematics
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (IB)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (General Certificate of Secondary Education)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (Baccalaureat)
  • Scores/Achievement University Entrance Qualification Examination, Uniform exams (Abitur)
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEFL)
Remarks
  • Online application available
  • Examination fees and other charges payable by credit card or online payment system
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing
Nov.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for applicants those have returned from abroad
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students
  • Transfer between schools
  • 超然特別入試

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Third Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Fourth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Fifth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Sixth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   7,800 yen
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
49,465 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

Late Payment Plan
Available
Installment Payment Plan
Available
Tuition Waivers
Student may Apply for Waiver or Reduction of Tuition

Scholarships/Loans

Grants (All Students may Apply)
Available
Grants (All International Students may Apply)
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details