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Kumamoto University

熊本大学 (くまもとだいがく) 

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Overview

Kumamoto University

University/Junior College

University

Co-ed/Women Only

Co-ed

Year of Foundation

1949

History
Vision and Mission
Official Website
English
Link
Chinese
Link
Korean
Link
Features
TEL
096-344-2111
Email
Contact Info (for International Students)
Global Education Division
gji-ryugaku@jimu.kumamoto-u.ac.jp

Schools

As of May 1, 2019

Faculty of Letters
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
School of Medicine
School of Pharmacy
Faculty of Engineering
Graduate School of Education
Graduate School of Social and Cultural Sciences
Graduate School of Science and Technology
Graduate School of Science and Technology
Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Graduate School of Health Sciences
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences

International Networks

Membership of International University Associations
Partnerships with Overseas Institutions
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Student Exchange
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Research
Office for Concluding Partnerships

Data Collection

As of May 1, 2019

Number of Full-time Academic Staff/Faculty Members
2081

9730
students

Total Enrollment

7757
students

Undergraduate Enrollment

1973
students

Graduate Enrollment

Third-party Quality Assurance

Institutional Accreditation
  • Institutional Accreditation - NIAD-QE (2016)
Program Accreditation

Campus Location

Main Campus

Kurokami South Campus

2-39-1 Kurokami, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 860-8555, Kumamoto Google Map

Schools:

Faculty of Science , Faculty of Engineering , Graduate School of Science and Technology , Graduate School of Science and Technology

Location Type and Access
Metropolitan Link
Facilities and Services

Other Campus

Campus

Kurokami North Campus

2-40-1 Kurokami, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 860-8555, Kumamoto Google Map

Schools:

Faculty of Letters , Faculty of Education , Faculty of Law , Graduate School of Education , Graduate School of Social and Cultural Sciences
Location Type and Access
Metropolitan Link
Facilities and Services
Campus

Honjo-Kuhonji Campus

1-1-1 Honjo, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 860-8556, Kumamoto Google Map

Schools:

Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Location Type and Access
Metropolitan Link
Facilities and Services
Campus

Honjo-Kuhonji Campus

4-24-1 Kuhonji, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 862-0976, Kumamoto Google Map

Schools:

School of Medicine , Graduate School of Health Sciences
Location Type and Access
Metropolitan Link
Facilities and Services
Campus

Oe Campus

5-1 Oe-honmachi, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 862-0973, Kumamoto Google Map

Schools:

School of Pharmacy , Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Location Type and Access
Metropolitan Link
Facilities and Services

Dormitories/School-supported Housing

Halls of Residence/Dormitories provided
Provided
Monthly Fees in Yen:
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Men
  • Women
  • Undergraduate freshman
  • Undergraduate sophomore
  • Undergraduate junior
  • Undergraduate senior
  • Graduate student
  • Short-term exchange student
  • Long-term exchange student
  • Family with several members

Accommodation Support

Other Housing and Accommodation
Information on Housing Available
Link
Accommodation Support for International Academic Staff
Academic Staff Housing Provided

Link

Employment Opportunities on Campus

Employment Opportunities
  • Part-time jobs on campus; TAs and RAs
  • Introductions from the university or university coop for part-time jobs

Health Care

Physical and Mental Health Support (for International Students)
  • Physical Assistance / Mental Counseling in Japanese
  • Health Check
  • Limited Medical Assistance
Link
Facilities and Services
Disability Support Services

Safety

Crisis Management
Available
Link

Libraries

Libraries
Kumamoto University Library Link

Centers and Institutes

Web Pages of Centers and Institutes
Published Academic Articles and Citations
Campus Publication