School of Science and Technology

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Applied Biology
4
Bachelors
(Agriculture)
Applied Chemistry
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
Electronics
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
Information Science
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
Mechanical Engineering
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
Design and Architecture
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Sep.
List of Courses and Schedule
Syllabus
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
International Affairs Student Excange Services
81-75-724-7131
ses@jim.kit.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Overview
Link
Application Form
Link
School Brochures
Link
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class

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 Programs from Japan
Link 1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad to Japan
Link 1 yr
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
Link 1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Teacher's License
  • Curator
  • 2nd-class Kenchikushi
  • Mokuzo Kenchikushi
  • 1st-class Kenchikushi
  • 修習技術者資格、二級知的財産管理技能士の受験資格、自然再生士補資格、技術検定の受験資格、甲種危険物取扱者試験の受験資格

Students

As of May 1, 2019

total
2666
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Number of Spring Admissions
603
Number of Spring International Admissions
10
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
48
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
629 (9)
Completion Rate in 2019
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019

Faculty

As of May 1, 2019

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
211
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    2666:211

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
77
62
0
45
0
184
87
Female
6
7
4
9
1
27
12
International Faculty
1
4
0
6
0
11
5

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2019

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
487
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
119
Main Pathways for International Students
Maxell Holdings, Ltd. POLYPLASTICS ASIA PACIFIC Sdn.Bhd.
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
3
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
Link
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Matsugasaki Campus
606-8585 Hashikami-cho,Matsugasaki,Sakyo-ku, Kyoto Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Urban
Facilities and Services
  • Athletic Grounds and Facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Rest areas
  • Computer rooms
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Cafeteria/On-Campus Store
  • Halal food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)
Campus
Saga Campus
616-8354 1Ippongi-cho,Saga,Ukyo-ku, Kyoto Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Urban
Facilities and Services
  • Rest areas
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
Campus
Fukuchiyama Campus
620-0886 3385,Hori,Fukuchiyama, Kyoto Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Suburban
Facilities and Services
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

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 Privately-Financed International Undergraduate 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 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
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
Aug.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • AO Admission
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
  • Transfer between Schools

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Third Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Fourth Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   3,300 yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
59,986 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
20,693 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
4,108 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
Link

Scholarships/Loans

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