Project to Enhance the Promotion and Support of Internationalization (2015-2016)

During the 2015-2016 academic year, Kyoto University offered the following international student programs, implemented by individual faculties and graduate schools with assistance provided under the KU Project to Enhance the Promotion and Support of Internationalization.

  • Foreign Student Courses:
    Full-degree programs taught mainly in English or other non-Japanese languages
  • Short-Term Programs for Foreign Students:
    Programs for those enrolled in overseas institutions that have concluded, or are expected to conclude, a student exchange agreement with Kyoto University

These programs were intended as a key component of the University's efforts to internationalize its campuses and make itself more accessible and appealing to students from outside Japan. 

Faculty / Graduate School Foreign Student Courses Short-term Programs for Foreign Students
Graduate School of Economics East Asia Sustainable Economic Development Studies Course Summer School Programme for Graduate Students from International Partner Universities
Graduate School of Science (Primate Research Institute (PRI)) International Course in Primatology and Wildlife science Short-term Intern Program in Primatology and Wildlife Science
Graduate School of Medicine The Graduate English Courses for Integral Research Training [This course will start from April 2016] Student Visit and Experiments at Research Laboratories
Faculty of Engineering / Graduate School of Engineering - Summer Lab for Advanced Micro & Chemical Engineering
International Course in Urban and Regional Development / International Course in Management of Civil Infrastructure International Human Resource Development for Construction of Disaster Resilient Countries
Undergraduate International Course Program of Civil Engineering, Department of Global Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Summer School provided by Undergraduate International Course Program of Civil Engineering, Department of Global Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
- Education program for environmental management leader with global views
Graduate School of Agriculture Special Course in Agricultural Science -For the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment (Master Course) Short-term Student Exchange Program for the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment
Special Course in Agricultural Science -For the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment (Doctor Course) Student Exchange Program for the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment
Graduate School of Energy Science International Energy Science Course

Short Course Program on Energy Science

Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies (ASAFAS) Global Network-based Course on Southeast Asian Area Studies [This course will start from April 2016] Southeast Asian Area Studies Summer School Program
Global Network-based Course on African Area Studies [This course will start from April 2016] African Area Studies Summer School Program
Global Network-based Course on Global Area Studies [This course will start April 2016] Global Area Studies Summer School Program
Graduate School of Informatics International Course in Intelligence Science and Technology Machine Learning Summer School in Intelligence Science and Technology
International Course in Communications and Computer Engineering Machine Learning Summer School in Communications and Computer Engneering
International Course in Social Informatics Machine Learning Summer School in Social Informatics
Graduate School of Biostudies Global Frontier in Life Science Global Frontier in Life Science (Short stay course)
Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies (GSGES) International Environmental Management Program Kyoto University GSGES Short-Term Scholarship Program