Kyushu University

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Contact

Name

Bettina Dinter

RWTHworldwide: Asia

Phone

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+49 241 80 90812

Email

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Profile

Kyushu University, one of Japan's most prestigious state universities, has been a partner university of RWTH since 2020. A total of almost 20,000 students study there, with the number of international students increasing every year.

Boasting 18 undergraduate schools, 18 graduate schools, 17 faculties, 5 research institutes, a hospital, and 50 completed research centers, the university offers a wide range of study and research opportunities.

 
General Information

Country

Japan

City

Fukuoka

Founded in

1911

Number of Students

20,000

Websites

Kyushu University

Kyushu University International Office

 
Exchange

Type of Agreement

Partner university

Who can apply?

Bachelor students in the third semester or higher
Master students

Type of Stay

Studies or research

Length of Stay

One or two semesters

Time of Stay

Winter or summer semester

Number of Exchange Placements

Five semester places

 
Study Details

Semester Dates

First Semester October to February
Second Semester: April to July

Study Possibilities

Faculties and Graduate Schools

Student Exchange Programs

Course Offerings

Course Catalogue in English

Course Catalogue in Japanese

Language Courses

Summer School (SIJ, Summer in Japan)

The university offers language courses during the academic semester.

 
Application
Prerequisites for the Application Very good academic performance
Language Requirements

A very good knowledge of English; Japanese knowledge required for some programs

Submit application in the International Office application portal
Application Deadline in the International Office

You can find further information on the application portal website.

 
Financing
Tuition Fees Tuition fees waived
Costs Travel costs, accommodation, and living costs
Average Cost of Living 700 to 1,000 euros
Funding Possibilities

BAföG for abroad
RWTH scholarship database
DAAD scholarship database
MIRAI RWTH scholarship for Japan
PROMOS scholarships abroad
JASSO Scholarships
Financing Study Abroad

 
Practical Information
Accommodations

Information from the partner university

Health Insurance Students are responsible for having sufficient insurance coverage. We highly recommend health insurance and private liability insurance for abroad. Some partner universities have particular requirements for insurance protection.
Experience Reports

See the experience reports in MoveOn Exchanges.

Additional Information

Auswärtiges Amt
DAAD
Japan