Kumamoto University Rankings

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In the World#1053 of 14178
In Asia#212 of 5833
In Japan#40 of 718
In Kumamoto#1 of 7

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
44%
Enrollment
7,757
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Japanese

Publications & Citations

Publications
37,058
Citations
981,244

Kumamoto University majors

by publication count

Medicine
11,250
Biology
7,618
Chemistry
7,540
Materials science
3,974
Computer science
1,328
Mathematics
1,051
Geology
824
Engineering
785
Physics
763
Psychology
430
Environmental science
345
Geography
141
Economics
49
Business
46
Political science
42
Sociology
36
History
30
Philosophy
12
Art
10

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Biology254402,256
Chemistry282191,448
Medicine324243,821
Geology46912,415
Materials science51551,018
Engineering64212,241
Environmental science9454,809
Mathematics10158,774
Physics10587,494
Psychology11588,791
Computer science13036,785
Geography13331,084
History144243
Philosophy177618
Political science241195
Sociology2524150
Business2529324
Economics2586239
Art29242

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19905393232
19915674470
19925934904
19935955460
19946556254
19956677664
19967268655
199779010622
199886613106
199985315512
200083717702
200179319431
200286721874
200386723890
200487626646
200593029244
200695931027
2007103333211
2008101736574
2009108339211
2010117041205
2011126047262
2012125751683
2013138354920
2014138755497
2015148555582
2016143553813
2017147454672
2018156946928
2019176553705
2020169959329

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate44%
Admissions RequirementsGraduation from high school or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarApril to March (April - September; October-March)
Enrollment7,757
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio6:1

Tuition

Local studetnsAdmission Fees, 282,000; Tuition, 535,800 per annum (JPY)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
ShushiArts and Humanities, Education, Educational Technology, Law, Philosophy, Public Administration
HakaseBiological and Life Sciences, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy

General info

Alternative names熊本大学
Founded1949
WikipediaKumamoto University
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan

Location and Contacts

Address2-39-1 Kurokami
Kumamoto, Kumamoto, 860-8555
Japan
City population739,000
Phone+81 (96) 344 2111
Fax+81 (96) 342 3110

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