STUDY ABROAD

International Education Programs for KU Students

In line with globalization, in order to cultivate students with high communication skills and enhanced levels of adaptability, as well as human resources who may bring out a new sense of values through their experiences of diversified cultures and senses of values, Kumamoto University provides various types of systems and programs supporting students who wish to study abroad.

 

Currently, approx. 250 students at Kumamoto University are studying abroad utilizing student exchange systems and language seminars.

 

There are scholarship systems to support students participating in study/research activities overseas, such as student exchange, making a presentation at an international academic conference, international survey activities, international internship, etc.

 

Short-term seminars, held during spring/summer vacations and lasting from 2 weeks to 1 month, are also available for all students

 

 

TOBITATE Career Café Workshop

TOBITATE Career Café Workshop

Overseas Study Promotion Fair

Overseas Study Promotion Fair

Overseas Study Achievements Presentation Session

Overseas Study Achievements Presentation Session

 

 

 

 

■Links

Student exchange systems
List of affiliated schools for student exchanges
Short-term overseas training programs
Study abroad Q&A
Overseas Study Promotion Fair

 

 

■International exchange website for each faculty/school

【Faculty of Education】International exchange (Japanese)
*Information for student exchange systems and scholarships

 

【Faculty of Letters】International exchange (Japanese)
*Information for student exchange systems and scholarships

 

【Faculty of Law】International exchange (Japanese)
*Information for student exchange systems

 

【School of Medicine/Graduate School of Medical Sciences】Financial support

 

【School of Pharmacy/Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences】International exchange

 

 

■External links

Independent Administrative Institution, Japan Student Services Organization
(A system established for students studying abroad for a short term, based on an agreement, etc., to support part of the expenses for their study.)

 

TOBITATE! Study Abroad JAPAN
(A system established for students studying abroad, working on internship, or conducting volunteer activities, to support a part of the expenses for their study. The system commenced in the FY 2014.)