Name of the UniversityKochi University
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Location (City, Prefecture):
Kochi City, Kochi Prefecture
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List of Faculties and Graduate Schools in the University

〇 Faculties
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Science and Technology
Medical School
Faculty of Agriculture and Marine Sciences
Faculty of Regional Collaboration

〇 Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences
・Master’s Courses
Humanities and Social Sciences Program
Education Program
Science and Technology Program
Medical Science Program
Nursing Science Program
Agriculture and Marine Science Program

・Doctoral Courses
Applied Science Program
Medicine Program
Kuroshio Science Program

Partner University in Uzbekistan:

Tashkent State Dental Institute

University Overview

Kochi University (established in 1949) is a national university located on the island of Shikoku, southwestern Japan. We are ranked within the top 101-110th in Japan and 351 — 400th in Asia according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The University has 6 faculties (Science and Technology, Agriculture and Marine Sciences, Humanities and Social Science, Medicine, Education, and Regional Collaboration) with specialisms including research into marine life and environmental protection, and disaster risk management. We are committed to addressing real-world issues by delivering globally significant research with local relevance. Our three campuses are based in and around the city of Kochi. Students will enjoy living in the small but picturesque place surrounded by beautiful coastal areas as well as numerous benefits to rural life and unique cultural experience that cannot be found in busy cities.