Iwate Medical University

Iwate Medical University was inaugurated in the year 1928 at the city of Morioka, Iwate. It is a leading Private higher learning Medical University which is established with the core objective of providing quality education and research programs in the fields of medical sciences. It consists of two other campuses like: Uchimaru Campus and Yahaba Campus.  There are dedicated & experienced faculty members who are committed to provide lifelong education and training with the full support and cooperation including clinical and team skills. It always focuses to produce the medical graduates, who are responsible for the development of medical fields and become the innovative learner in healthcare profession.

Iwate Medical University has fantastic academic programs which are beneficial for overall career development of the students. The lists of programs are as follows:

  1. School of Medicine:
  • Internal Medicine (Integrated)
  • Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Urology
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pathology (Molecular Diagnostic Pathology)
  • Thoracic Surgery
  1. School of Dentistry:
  • Oral Function Preservation
  • Oral Health Enhancement
  • Prosthetic Dentistry
  • General Dentistry
  • Oral Surgery
  1. School of Pharmacy:
  • Structural Biology and Biophysics
  • Medicinal and Organic Chemistry
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Health Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology and Molecular Pathology
  • Microbial Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery
  • Immunobiology
  • Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
  • Advanced Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmacodynamics and Molecular Genetics
  • Neuroscience
  • Molecular Biology
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Clinical Pharmaceutics and Pharmacy Practice
  1. Center for Liberal Arts and Sciences:
  • Human Science
  • Information Science
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Foreign Languages
  • Biology
  1. Basic Medicine Programs:
  • Anatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Hygiene and Preventive Medicine
  • Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Biochemistry
  • Pathology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  1. Graduate School of Medical Science:
  • Medical Science
  1. Graduate School of Dental Science:
  • Dental Science

All the international students must follow these procedures while applying in this University which are as follows:

  • Complete application through online and submit all the required documents.
  • All the academic certificates from higher level to lower level must be shown.
  • Verified bank balance is necessary for the further educational purpose.
  • Copy of passport is also necessary.
  • Japanese language is the first priority for all the international students.

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Iwate Medical University,

19-1 Uchimaru,


Iwate 020-8505,


Website: http://www.iwate-med.ac.jp/en/