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Number of Students (as of May 1, 2019)

Number of Faculty Students

(Unit: persons)

Faculty Department Number of students
Male Female Total
International Studies of Culture International Studies of Culture 173 174 347
Japanese Culture 151 109 260
Clinical Psychology(old) 67 69 136
Subtotal 391 352 743
Human Sciences Clinical Psychology 59 81 140
Childhood Education 53 63 116
Sport Science and Health 124 41 165
Subtotal 236 185 421
Economics Economics 715 83 798
Economics (day course)(old) 842 80 922
Economics (evening course)(old) 73 9 82
Subtotal 1,630 172 1,802
Commerce Business and Marketing 820 223 1,043
Commerse(old) 682 162 844
Tourism Industry 179 139 318
Subtotal 1,681 524 2,205
Evening School of Commerce Commerse(old) 50 8 58
Subtotal 50 8 58
Collaborative Regional evelopment Tourism 149 142 291
Regional Development 182 47 229
Regional Development(evening course) 24 2 26
Subtotal 355 191 546
Management International Management 310 94 404
Industrial Management 365 55 420
Subtotal 675 149 824
Science and Engineering Information Science 400 28 428
Mechanical Engineering 322 8 330
Electrical Engineering 279 2 281
Subtotal 1,001 38 1,039
Life Science Life Science 192 104 296
Subtotal 192 104 296
Architecture and Civil Engineering Architecture 161 44 205
Housing and Interior 125 90 215
Civil and Urban Design Engineering 154 10 164
Subtotal 440 144 584
Information Science Information Science(old) 154 15 169
Subtotal 154 15 169
Engineering Biorobotics 37 0 37
Mechanical Engineering(old) 106 3 109
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology 97 1 98
Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry 58 22 80
Civil and Urban Design Engineering(old) 75 6 81
Architecture(old) 73 10 83
Housing and Interior Design 51 20 71
Subtotal 497 62 559
Art and Design Fine Arts and Media Sciences 134 141 275
Photography and Imaging Arts 130 101 231
Visual Design 105 215 320
Living Environment Design 97 102 199
Social Design 49 46 95
Fine Art 1 2 3
Design 6 5 11
Photography and Imaging Arts(old) 4 4 8
Subtotal 526 616 1,142
Total 7,828 2,560 10,338

*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 12 16 28
Economics and Business Economics 2 4 6
Business 5 9 14
Subtotal 7 13 20
Information Science Information Science 5 3 8
Engineering Industrial Technology Design 16 3 19
Fine Arts Plastic Expression 16 15 31
Total 56 50 106
Doctoral International Studies of Culture International Studies of Culture 5 4 9
Economics and Business Economics 1 0 1
Information Science Information Science 0 0 0
Engineering Industrial Technology Design 1 0 1
Fine Arts Plastic Expression 5 3 8
Total 12 7 19

*Graduate School of Engineering (Doctoral Programs in Production Systems Engineering, Social Development and Environmental Systems Engineering) stopped receiving admission applications, and Graduate School of Engineering (Master’s and Doctoral programs in Industrial Technology Design) was established in FY 2011.

*Graduate School of Fine Arts (Master’s Programs in Fine Art, Design and Photography) stopped receiving admission applications, and Graduate School of Fine Arts (Master’s program in Plastic Expression) was established in FY 2012.

Number of Faculty and Staff (as of May 1, 2019)

(Unit: persons)

Faculty Number of graduates
Faculty 374(79)
Administration and other staff 224(81)
Total 598(160)

*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.