List of Kyoto University Presidents

(As of 1 October 2020)

27th Nagahiro Minato

Nagahiro Minato

October 2020 –

26th

Juichi Yamagiwa

Oct. 2014 – September 2020

25th

Hiroshi Matsumoto

Oct. 2008 - Sep. 2014

24th

Kazuo Oike

Dec. 2003 - Sep. 2008

23rd

Makoto Nagao

Dec. 1997 - Dec. 2003

22nd

Hiroo Imura

Dec. 1991 - Dec. 1997

21st

Yasunori Nishijima

Dec. 1985 - Dec. 1991

20th

Toshio Sawada

Dec. 1979 - Dec. 1985

19th

Michio Okamoto

Dec. 1973 - Dec. 1979

18th

Toshio Maeda

Dec. 1969 - Dec. 1973

17th

Azuma Okuda

Dec. 1963 - Dec. 1969

16th

Ko Hirasawa

Dec. 1957 - Dec. 1963

15th

Yukitoki Takigawa

Dec. 1953 - Dec. 1957

14th

Shunjiro Hattori

Nov. 1951 - Dec. 1953

13th

Risaburo Torigai

Nov. 1945 - Nov. 1951

12th

Toru Haneda

Nov. 1938 - Nov. 1945

11th

Kosaku Hamada

Jun. 1937 - Jun. 1938

Masao Hirano
(Acting President )
Jun. 1938 - Nov. 1938

10th

Motooki Matsui

Jul. 1933 - Jun. 1937

9th

Shigenao Konishi

Mar. 1933 - Jun. 1933

Miono Yamamoto
(Acting President )
Jun. 1933 - Jul. 1933

8th

Shinzo Shinjo

Mar. 1929 - Mar. 1933

7th

Torasaburo Araki

Jun. 1915 - Mar. 1929

6th

Kenjiro Yamakawa

Aug. 1914 - Jun. 1915

(President of the University of Tokyo : 1913-1920)

5th

Masataro Sawayanagi

May, 1913 - Apr. 1914

Torasaburo Araki
(Acting President )
Apr. 1914 - Aug. 1914

4th

Mitsuru Kuhara

May, 1912 - May, 1913

3rd

Dairoku Kikuchi

Sep. 1908 - May, 1912

Mitsuru Kuhara
(Acting President )
May, 1912 - May, 1912

2nd

Ryohei Okada

Oct. 1907 - Sep. 1908

(Vice-Minister of Education : 1908-1911 )

1st

Hiroji Kinoshita

Jun. 1897 - Jul. 1907

Mitsuru Kuhara
(Acting President )
Jul. 1907 - Oct. 1907