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Number of Students (as of May 1, 2018)

Number of Faculty Students

(Unit: persons)

Faculty Department Number of students
Male Female Total
International Studies of Culture International Studies of Culture 186 166 352
Japanese Culture 150 107 257
Clinical Psychology(old) 98 107 205
Subtotal 434 380 814
Human Sciences Clinical Psychology 34 40 74
Childhood Education 14 18 32
Sport Science and Health 65 18 83
Subtotal 113 76 189
Economics Economics 365 43 408
Economics (day course)(old) 1,232 117 1,349
Economics (evening course)(old) 116 20 136
Subtotal 1,713 180 1,893
Commerce Business and Marketing 431 127 558
Commerse(old) 973 222 1,195
Tourism Industry 272 211 483
Subtotal 1,676 560 2,236
Evening School of Commerce Commerse(old) 67 9 76
Subtotal 67 9 76
Collaborative Regional evelopment Tourism 72 72 144
Regional Development 94 17 111
Regional Development(evening course) 16 3 19
Subtotal 182 92 274
Management International Management 455 139 594
Industrial Management 548 79 627
Subtotal 1,003 218 1,221
Science and Engineering Information Science 276 15 291
Mechanical Engineering 212 7 219
Electrical Engineering 186 0 186
Subtotal 674 22 696
Life Science Life Science 141 63 204
Subtotal 141 63 204
Architecture and Civil Engineering Architecture 110 25 135
Housing and Interior 84 61 145
Civil and Urban Design Engineering 108 5 113
Subtotal 302 91 393
Information Science Information Science(old) 292 26 318
Subtotal 292 26 318
Engineering Biorobotics 60 2 62
Mechanical Engineering(old) 205 4 209
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology 181 2 183
Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry 108 43 151
Civil and Urban Design Engineering(old) 137 14 151
Architecture(old) 152 26 178
Housing and Interior Design 95 41 136
Subtotal 938 132 1,070
Art and Design Fine Arts and Media Sciences 109 107 216
Photography and Imaging Arts 100 78 178
Visual Design 88 152 240
Living Environment Design 71 68 139
Social Design 22 32 54
Fine Art 11 35 46
Design 54 88 142
Photography and Imaging Arts(old) 23 25 48
Subtotal 478 585 1,063
Total 8,013 2,434 10,447

*The Department of Regional Studies of Culture of the Faculty of International Studies of Culture was renamed the Department of Japanese Culture in FY 2008.

*The Departments of Social Information Systems and Intelligent Informatics of the Faculty of Information Science stopped receiving admission applications, and the Department of Information Science was established in FY 2009.

*The Department of Housing and Interior Design of the Faculty of Engineering was established in FY 2010.

*The Faculty of Fine Arts was renamed the Faculty of Art and Design, and the departments of Fine Art, Design and Photography and Imaging Arts(old) stopped receiving admission application, and the departments of Fine Arts and Media Sciences, Photography and Imaging Arts, Visual Design, Living Environment Design and Social Design were established in FY 2016.

*The Faculty of Information Science and the Faculty of Engineering renamed the Faculty of Science and Engineering, the Faculty of Life Science and the Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, and the departments of Information Science (old), Biorobotics, Mechanical Engineering (old), Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry, Civil and Urban Design Engineering (old), Architecture (old) and Housing and Interior Design stopped receiving admission application, and the departments of Information Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Life Science, Architecture, Housing and Interior and Civil and Urban Design Engineering were established in FY 2017.

*The department of Clinical Psychology(old) under Faculty of International Studies of Culture, the departments of Commerse(old) and Tourism Industry under Faculty of Commerce, the department of Commerse(old) under Faculty of Evening School of Commerse, and the departments of International Management and Industrial Management under Faculty of Management stopped receiving admission application, and the departments of Clinical Psychology, Childhood Education and Sport Science and Health under Faculty of Human Sciences, and the department of Business and Marketing under Faculty of Commerce, and the departments of Tourism and Regional Development under Faculty of Collaborative Regional Development were established in FY 2018.

Number of Graduate School Students

(Unit: persons)

Degree School Program Number of students
Male Female Total
Master's International Studies of Culture International Studies of Culture 16 17 33
Economics and Business Economics 0 1 1
Business 5 9 14
Subtotal 5 10 15
Information Science Information Science 5 2 7
Engineering Industrial Technology Design 19 3 22
Fine Arts Plastic Expression 19 16 35
Total 64 48 112
Doctoral International Studies of Culture International Studies of Culture 4 3 7
Economics and Business Economics 2 0 2
Information Science Information Science 0 0 0
Engineering Industrial Technology Design 1 0 1
Fine Arts Plastic Expression 8 3 11
Total 15 6 21

*Graduate Schools of Economics and Management (Master’s and Doctoral Programs) stopped receiving admission applications, and the Graduate School of Economics and Business (Master’s and Doctoral Programs) was established in FY 2009.

*The Graduate School of Engineering stopped receiving admission applications for the Master’s Programs in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Chemistry, Civil Engineering, and Architecture, as well as for the Doctoral Programs in Production Systems Engineering, and Social Development and Environmental Systems Engineering. Instead, the school established the Master’s and Doctoral Programs in Industrial Technology Design in FY 2010.

Number of Faculty and Staff (as of May 1, 2018)

(Unit: persons)

Faculty Number of graduates
Faculty 387(86)
Administration and other staff 222(80)
Total 609(166)

*The figures in parenthese the number of woman.

Number of Graduates (as of March 31, 2019)

Number of Faculty Graduates

(Unit: persons)

Faculty Number of graduates
International Studies of Culture 4,796
Economics 11,702
Commerce 39,560
Evening School of Commerce 3,658
Management 17,000
Information Science 1,661
Engineering 30,133
Fine Arts 16,789
Total 125,299

Number of Graduate School Graduates

(Unit: persons)

School Degree Number of graduates
International Studies of Culture Master’s 200
Doctoral 7
5-year Doctoral 2
Economics and Business Master’s 122
Doctoral 6
Economics Master’s 196
Doctoral 7
Commerce Master’s 199
Doctoral 10
Management Master’s 216
Doctoral 14
Information Science Master’s 81
Doctoral 4
Engineering Master’s 1,143
Doctoral 37
Fine Arts Master’s 681
Doctoral 40
Total 2.965

*The above list does not include 27 students with master’s degrees who are enrolled in the five-year Doctoral Program in International Studies of Culture.

Number of Degree Conferees Other Than Graduate School Graduates

(Unit: persons)

Program Number of graduates
Doctoral (Engineering) 5*1
Doctoral (Literature) 1*1
Master’s (Literature) 27*2

*1: The number of those who partially completed any of KSU’s doctoral programs, and then earned a doctoral degree outside KSU by submitting a doctoral dissertation and passing a prescribed examination and test.

*2: The number of those who partially completed the five-year Doctoral Program in International Studies of Culture and earned a master’s degree.