Shimane University

Shimane University is a leading National University which was set up in the year 1949 at the beautiful city of Matsue, Shimane. It always committed on preparing the students for the leadership in the areas of law, education, medicine, engineering and so on through its standard education & research programs. It opens a lot of opportunities to all the students without any discrimination on the basis of age, sex, language, culture, nationality, religion, caste & creeds. It consists of two campuses like: Matsue Campus and Izumo Campus. It has become the wonderful experience for all the students who has been pass out from the University and they are able to show their talent through their innovative ideas, knowledge & skills.

Shimane University offers number of courses like: education, medicine, engineering etc under the various faculties and graduate school. The lists of programs are as follows:

  1. Faculty of Law and Literature:
  • Law and Economics
  • Socio-Cultural Studies
  • Language and Culture
  1. Faculty of Education:
  • Elementary Education
  • Special Support Education
  • Language and Culture Education
  • Social Studies Education
  • Fundamental Mathematics Education
  • Natural Science Education
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Music Education
  • Art Education
  1. Faculty of Medicine:
  • Developmental Biology
  • Anatomy and Morphological Neuroscience
  • Environmental Physiology
  • Neural and Muscular Physiology
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry,
  • Life Science
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathology, Functional Pathology Section
  • Pathology, Organ Pathology Section
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Legal Medicine
  • Public Health
  • Environmental Preventive Medicine
  • Medical Informatics
  • Medical English Education
  • Internal Medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Digestive and General Surgery
  • Cardiovascular and Chest Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Urology
  • Psychiatry
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Palliative Care
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Medical Education and Research
  • Community Medicine Management
  • General Medicine
  • Community Based Health Policy
  • Fundamental Nursing
  • Clinical Nursing
  • Community Health and Gerontological Nursing
  1. Faculty of Science and Engineering:
  • Material Science
  • Geo science
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Architecture and Production Design Engineering
  • Earth Science and Geo environmental Science
  1. Faculty of Life and Environmental Science:
  • Biological Science
  • Life Science and Biotechnology
  • Agricultural and Forest Sciences
  • Regional Environmental Sciences
  • Life and Environmental Science
  1. Graduate school of Law:
  • Constitutional and Public Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Civil Law
  • Civil Procedure
  • Commercial Law

International students are eligible to apply in this University if they follow these procedures at the time of admission. The lists of procedures are mentioned below:

  • Submit application through online with necessary documents.
  • All the academic reports from higher level to lower level must be shown.
  • Copy of passport must submit.
  • Financial statement verified by the bank is also necessary for the educational purpose.
  • Every international student must know Japanese language more efficiently.

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Shimane University,

1060 Nishikawatsu-cho,


Shimane 690-8504,