Kumamoto University

Kumamoto University is a prestigious University among other Universities of Japan which was inaugurated in the year 1949 under the National School Establishment Law at the city of Kumamoto. It has the quietude environment for students while learning as well as it provides the opportunities for tackling with number of problems and resolve by themselves with their innovative ideas and knowledge. Right now, it has total 10000 graduate and undergraduate students including 500 international students from 48 countries of the world. Since, its establishment it has been success to provide quality education and different research programs to boost up the career of the students in various sectors.

Kumamoto University offers number of courses under the different faculties and graduate programs. The lists of programs are mentioned below:

  1. Faculty of Letters:
  • Socio-Human Studies
  • Human Sciences
  • Regional Sciences
  • Japanese History and Archaeology
  • Modern World System
  • East-Asian Languages and Literature
  • Euro-American Language and Literature
  • Tran regional Studies of Language and Literature
  • Communication Proficiency and Information / Media Management Skills
  1. Faculty of Science:
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  1. Faculty of Engineering:
  • Molecular Engineering Chemistry
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Material Science Chemistry
  • Bio-related Molecular Science
  • Material Processing
  • Physical Properties of Materials
  • Structure Control of Materials
  • Advanced Material Processing
  • Non-equilibrium Materials Research
  • Applied Physics of Materials
  • Intelligent Machine Design and Manufacturing
  • Intelligent System for Measurement and Control
  • Thermal and Fluids Engineering
  • High Pressure Engineering and Materials Processing
  • Urban and Regional Design
  • Disaster Prevention
  • Infrastructural Development
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Planning and Design
  • Environmental Engineering and Service
  • Structures and Construction
  • Building Production and Materials
  • Computer Science and Communication Engineering
  • Frontier Technologies for Energy and Devices
  • Human and Environmental Informatics
  • Information Mathematics
  • Probability
  • Analysis of Complex Systems and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
  • Statistics
  1. Faculty of Advance Science and Technology:
  • Natural Science
  • Materials Science
  • Energy Science
  • Environmental Science
  1. Graduate School of Medicine:
  • Medicine
  1. School of Law:
  • Public Law
  • Private Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Legal Practice
  • Japanese Legal History
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Sociology of Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Anglo-American Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Business Legal Affairs
  • Consumer Law 2 (Product Safety Laws)
  • Preservation of Civil Execution
  • Internet and Law
  1. Faculty of Education:
  • Elementary School Teacher Training Course
  • Junior High School Teacher Training Course
  • Special-needs School Teacher Training Course
  • Nursing Teacher Training Course
  • Local Community Course
  • Lifelong Sports and Welfare Course
  1. Graduate School of Education:
  • Language Education (Japanese and English)
  • Mathematics and Science Education
  • Social Science Education (Social Studies)
  • Domestic Science Education (Technical Education and Home Economics)
  • Arts Sports Education (music, art, health and physical education)
  1. Graduate School of Science and Technology:
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • New Frontier Sciences
  • Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical System Engineering
  • Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Architecture
  • New Frontier Sciences
  • Advanced Technology
  • Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
  • Architectural and Civil Engineering
  1. Graduate School of Health Sciences:
  • Nursing
  • Radiological Sciences
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  1. School of Pharmacy:
  • Molecular and Genomic Pharmacy
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Medicinal Sciences
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  1. Graduate School of Social and Cultural Sciences:
  • Public Policy Studies
  • Jurisprudence
  • Modern Social Human Studies
  • Cultural Sciences
  • Human and Social Sciences
  • Instructional Systems
  1. Faculty of Life Sciences:
  • Metabolic and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Basic and Clinical Medicine
  • Sensory and Motor Organ Sciences
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Microbiology and Immunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Cancer Medicine
  • Medical Technologies and Sciences
  • Developmental and Reconstructive Medical Sciences
  • Molecular and Genomic Pharmacy
  • Environmental Biomedical Sciences
  • Environmental and Analytical Sciences
  • Nursing
  1. Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences:
  • Clinical Pharmaceutics
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Metabolism-based Drug Design and Delivery
  • Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Clinical Chemistry and Informatics
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Microbiology and Genetics
  • Developmental Genetics
  • Cell Fate Control
  • Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
  • Environmental and Molecular Health Sciences
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Chemical-Pharmacological Sciences
  • Medicinal Botany
  • Natural Medicines
  • Structural Bio Imaging
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Structural Biology
  • Bioorganic Medicinal Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Molecular Design
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Physical Pharmaceutics

The requirements of all the international students while applying in this University are mentioned below:

  • Submit online application and show all the required documents too.
  • Official transcripts from higher level to lower level must submit.
  • Copy of passport is also necessary.
  • Every international student must know Japanese language more efficiently.
  • Financial statement must be shown for the educational purpose.

For More Details:

Kumamoto University,

2-40-1 Kurokami,


Kumamoto-shi, 860-8555,


Website: http://ewww.kumamoto-u.ac.jp/en/