General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation 京大
Teachers 3,968
Students 23,276
Foreigners 7%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Dark blue
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
• Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
World ranking25
Country ranking2
Academic Reputation18
Employer Reputation46
Quality of teaching57
Citations per Faculty147
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities34
Engineering and Technology28
Life Sciences and Medicine37
Natural Science18
Social Sciences and Management56
Ranking in world by discipline
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking25
QS World University Rankings38
ARWU Academic Ranking26
Webometrics Ranking76
Alternative title
Russian Киотский университет
Spanish Universidad de Kioto
Chinese 京都大学
Arabic جامعة كيوتو
French Université de Kyoto
German Universität Kyoto
Japanese 京都大学
Korean 교토대학
Portuguese Universidade de Kyoto
Location on map - Kyoto University
Kyoto University or 京都大学 (京大) - public higher education institution in Japan.

Kyoto University - Description

Founded in 1897 in the historic and culturally vibrant former capital of Japan, Kyoto University has, through open-minded dialogue and a liberal academic culture, fostered an academic spirit of independence and self-reliance, and developed its own distinct brand of higher education and advanced research. Today, the univesity maintains those long-held values as a means to develop versatile and innovative solutions to pressing international issues, such as climate change and economic upheaval, and to contribute to the harmonious coexistence of the world's human and ecological community.

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Undergraduate International Course Program of Global Engineering Masters Degree Programs
Bachelor East Asian Economy: International Human Resource Development Course
Bachelor Global Frontier in Life Science
Bachelor International course for Primatology and Wildlife Research
Bachelor International Course in Communications and Computer Engineering
Bachelor International Course in Environmental Management
Bachelor International Course in Intelligence Science and Technology
Bachelor International Course in Management of Civil Infrastructure in the Department of Civil and Earth Resources Engineering
Bachelor International Course in Social Informatics
Bachelor International Course in Urban and Regional Development in the Department of Urban Management
Bachelor International Energy Science Course
Bachelor International Project Management Course
Bachelor Special Course in Agricultural Science For the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment Doctoral Programs
Bachelor Environmental Management Leader (EML) Program
Bachelor Integrated Engineering Course, Human Security Engineering Field
Bachelor International Doctoral Program in Energy Science
Bachelor Special Course in Agricultural Science For the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment
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