Kyushu University

country rank  12
world rank  485

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University Overview

Established in 1911, Kyushu University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Fukuoka (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Kyushu University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kyushu University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 108 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name 九州大学
Acronym
Founded 1911 Origins date back to 1903
Motto Opening the Door to a New Century of Knowledge

University Location

Address 6-10-1 Hakozaki
Fukuoka (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
812-8581 Fukuoka
Japan
T +81 (92) 642 2111
F +81 (92) 642 2113

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office

+81

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Kyushu University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan


Year of first Accreditation

1952


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association JUAA
  • National Institution for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation NIAD-UE

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure


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YouTube

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Instagram

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Online Courses

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019