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Kyushu University

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2017–18) 142
  • THE World University Ranking (2017–18) 401-500

History

  • Kyushu University (known as Kyudai) was built in 1903 as Fukuoka Medical College and was attached to Kyoto Imperial University. 
  • The college was established as a separate entity in 1911 as Kyushu Imperial University and was renamed Kyushu University after World War II.
  • Today, Kyudai has in the region of 18,765 students with 2,185 faculty members. The university has developed a strong international exchange programme and welcomes over 1,700 international students from some 80 countries each year.

Address

Kyushu University, 6-10-1 Hakozaki, Higashi Ward, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-8581, Japan