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Kobe University

Japan

529th US-News World Ranking

Kobe University History

Kobe University was established in 1949. Kobe University is one of the oldest and largest national universities in Japan as well as one of the highest ranking national universities in the country. Kobe University is promoting interdisciplinary research and education to become an outstanding research university Located beside the foothills of Mount Rokk.

Kobe University Programs, Courses, and Schools

Kobe University acknowledges students at undergraduate and graduate levels for degree-seeking and non-degree-seeking programmes. Applicants for degree-seeking programmes need to take entrance examinations conducted by the relevant departments or faculties. The faculty or department conducts its own examinations for its applicants. Its course focuses on current issues in Japan covering a broad range of disciplines, humanities, including social sciences, and advanced science and technology subjects.

Kobe University Campuses

The university comprises of four campuses: Rokkodai, Kusunoki, Myodani, and Fukae. Rokkodai Campus being the main campus is home to nine out of eleven faculties. Rokkodai Campus is for Law, Economics, and Business Administration. Second Rokkodai campus is for Letters, Science, Agriculture, and Engineering. The First Tsurukabuto campus is for Intercultural Studies. The Second Tsurukabuto campus is for Human Development. Kusunoki Campus is for Medicine. Myodani campus is for Health Sciences. Fukae campus is for Maritime Sciences.

Kobe University Achievements

Kobe University is a very popular university in Japan. Its entrance examination ranks as a top 10 entrance exams in Japan, so usually, it’s considered as very selective.  

Kobe University USP

Kobe University is one of the leading research institutions in Japan. Kobe University encourages international students to study at the university through a number of scholarships for eligible students. To name a few scholarships; Japanese Government Scholarship System, JASSO/ Honors Scholarship, Hyogo Prefecture Private Foreign Student Scholarship, Kobe/Sugawara Scholarship.

Kobe University Notable Alumni

Sosuke Uno, (75th Prime Minister of Japan). Kuranosuke Sasaki, (Japanese actor). Sazo Idemitsu, (founder, Idemitsu Kosan Co.Ltd). Masayuki Naoshima, (Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Japan).

Kobe University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Kobe University Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3.5
GPA
38
IB
85
Percentage

Kobe University Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: ¥ 535,800

 Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Kobe University Deadlines

Bachelor: The application period is in late January.

Master: Each Graduate School has a certain application period usually once a year or twice a year.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines

 

Kobe University Rankings

Global

529
US News
403
QS
401 -500
Shanghai
601 -800
Times Higher Education
439
GTU Rank

Regional

Japan
13
US News
12
QS
11 -14
Shanghai
16
Times Higher Education

Regional

Asia
88
US News
66
QS
156
Times Higher Education
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Kobe University Stats

University Stats
16260

Students

University Stats
1303

International Students

University Stats
11600

Undergraduates

University Stats
4660

Postgraduate

University Stats
1704

Faculty Strength

University Stats
10

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
¥
535800

Tuition Fees

University Stats
¥
530000

Living Cost

University Stats
3.5

Avg. GPA

University Stats
38

Avg. IB

University Stats
85
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
6

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in JPY

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