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Kyushu University

Japan

329th US-News World Ranking

Kyushu University is a Japanese National University established in the year 1903.  The University is located in Fukuoka, in the Island of Kyushu. It is one of the most prestigious largest public University in Japan. The University has partnered with 115 foreign universities. Currently, there are 11 overseas offices located around the Globe aiming to recruit outstanding international students. The University has five campus: Hakozaki, Maidashi, Ohashi, Chikushi, and Ito.

The University’s Undergraduate programs are taught in 11 schools: School of letters, School of Education, School of Law, School of Economics, School of Sciences, School of Medicine, School of Dentistry, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Engineering, School of Design and School of Agriculture. The University offers Graduate programs through 18 graduate schools: Humanities, Social and cultural studies, Human-Environment studies, International graduate programs in Law, Law school, Economics, Business, Sciences, Mathematics, Medical Sciences, Dental science, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Engineering, Design, Information Science and Electrical engineering, Engineering Sciences, Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences and the School of Systems Life Sciences. Kyushu University Hospital is affiliated with the Faculty of Medical Sciences and the Faculty of Dental Sciences.

Kyushu University has a total number of 18500+ students in the Undergraduate and Graduate programs. There are 2057 faculty members including 289 non-Japanese faculties. The courses are offered in English. The student to faculty ratio in the University is 9:1. International students ratio is 12 percent.

Kyushu University offers a number of scholarships for international students like Topia leisure scholarship, JASSO – encourage privately financed international students learning costs, Fukuoka International Student Scholarship, Ushio Foundation Scholarship, Ajinomoto Scholarship, and Sun Noh Scholarship. All the five campuses of Kyushu University has a fully functional Libraries. The Ito campus Library has an automated storage and retrieval system installed.

Notable Alumni: Hakaru Hashimoto (Medical scientist Discoverer of Hashimoto’s thyroiditis), Heitaro Nakajima (PhD, Led sony’s compact disc project in the 1970’s), Koichi Wakata (PhD, was a veteran of four NASA space shuttle).

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3
GPA
33
IB
75
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Bachelors: JPY 5,35,800 

Masters: JPY 7,81,500

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

Deadlines

Bachelors: January 23

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

Kyushu University Rankings

Global

329
US News
124
QS
301 -400
Shanghai
401 -500
Times Higher Education
126
Guardian
261
GTU Rank

Regional

Japan
7
US News
8
QS
8 -9
Shanghai
4
Times Higher Education

Regional

Asia
40
US News
31
QS
58
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
18700

Students

University Stats
2200

International Students

University Stats
11700

Undergraduates

University Stats
7000

Postgraduate

University Stats
2050

Faculty Strength

University Stats
14

International Faculty

University Stats
9

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
¥
535800

Tuition Fees

University Stats
¥
360000

Living Cost

University Stats
3

Avg. GPA

University Stats
33

Avg. IB

University Stats
75
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in JPY

Reach Out

Fukuoka Prefecture,Japan

intlksomu@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp

092-642-2356

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