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Kobe University

神戸大学 (こうべだいがく) 

Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Medicine

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Health Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Science〔Nursing〕)
Health Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Science〔Medical Technology〕)
Health Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Science〔Physical Therapy〕)
Health Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Science〔Occupational Therapy〕)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Syllabus
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Academic Affairs Office School of Medicine Faculty of Heath Sciences, Kobe University
81-78-796-4504
kyoumu@ams.kobe-u.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
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
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
up to 2 wks
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Qualification for Nurse National Examination Qualification for Medical technologist National Examination Qualification for Physiotherapist National Examination Qualification for Occupational Therapist National Examination

Students

As of May 1, 2019

total
669
Students

Students

Number of Spring Admissions
166
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
1
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
163 (0)
Completion Rate in 2019
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
(0)
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
64
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    669:64

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
18
10
1
5
34
53
Female
7
7
2
14
30
46
International Faculty
2
2
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2019

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
59
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
95
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
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)
Career Support
Available
Link
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Myodani Campus
7-10-2,Tomogaoka,Suma-ku,Kobe,654-0142,JAPAN, Hyōgo Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Metropolitan
Facilities and Services
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Computer rooms
  • 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

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Privately funded foreign student special exam
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
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
Remarks
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing
Jan.

Entrance Exam for All Students

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

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
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
59,986 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