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Overview

Shiga University of Medical Science

University/Junior College

University

Co-ed/Women Only

Co-ed

Year of Foundation

1974

History
Vision and Mission
Official Website
English
Link
Features
TEL
077-548-2111
Email
Contact Info (for International Students)
International Center
hqkouryu@belle.shiga-med.ac.jp

Schools

As of May 1, 2022

School of Medicine
Graduate School of Medicine

International Networks

Membership of International University Associations
Partnerships with Overseas Institutions
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Student Exchange
19
Numbers of Partner Institutions Overseas for Research
19
Office for Concluding Partnerships

International Center

Data Collection

As of May 1, 2022

Overall Income
33,463,581 yen
Gift, Grant and Contract Income
1,089,436 yen
Competitive External Research Funds
2,223,313 yen
Number of Full-time Academic Staff/Faculty Members
343

1,136
students

Total Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
32 1,104

922
students

Undergraduate Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
0 922

214
students

Graduate Enrollment

International
Students
Local Students
32 182

Third-party Quality Assurance

Institutional Accreditation
  • Institutional Certified Evaluation and Accreditation of Universities - NIAD-QE (2016)
Program Accreditation
  • School of Medicine

    JACME’s accreditation of medical schools - Japan Accreditation Council for Medical Education

Campus Location

Main Campus

520-2192, Shiga Google Map

Schools:


Location Type and Access
Suburban Link
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
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Academic Support

Academic Support
  • Assignment of a tutor; support from educational support staff members, TAs, RAs, etc.
  • Programs and support to strengthen language (Japanese) abilities
Cultural Experience Opportunities

Dormitories/School-supported Housing

Halls of Residence/Dormitories provided
Provided
Monthly Fees in Yen: 6,400
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
Monthly Fees in Yen: 16,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
Monthly Fees in Yen: 16,000
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Family with several members
Monthly Fees in Yen: 6,400
The Dormitory Meals: Unavailable
Eligibility
  • Family with several members

Accommodation Support

Other Housing and Accommodation

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

Health Care

Physical and Mental Health Support (for International Students)
  • Physical Assistance / Mental Counseling in Japanese
  • Physical Assistance / Mental Counseling in Foreign Languages
  • Health Check
  • Limited Medical Assistance
Link
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
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
Disability Support Services
  • Consultation service (in Japanese)
  • Consultation service (in foreign language(s) such as English)

Libraries

Libraries
University Library Link

Centers and Institutes

Web Pages of Centers and Institutes
Published Academic Articles and Citations
Campus Publication
Journal of Shiga University of Medical Science