Kobe University or 神戸大学 - public higher education institution in Japan. Kobe University began its academic activity in1902.

University ranking. Kobe University confidently takes a spot among the top 20 universities of Japan. Kobe University, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings. Kobe University has garnered a reputation in international circles for its programs in «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management». The university is in the top 400 in education quality.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. It goes without saying that Kobe University is a very selective educational institution, accepting only 1 out of every 5 students. Kobe University divides its academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 4,960 USD. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 4,960 USD per year. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.kobe-u.ac.jp.

The composition of the university. Kobe University is average in terms of student capacity, teaching the maximum of 17 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. At Kobe University there are about 7% of foreigners. The teaching staff consists of more than 2000 specialists. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs.

Infrastructure of Kobe University. The university has a functioning library.
Ranking   320   11
神戸大学
Country Japan
Town Kobe
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
4,169 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
4,169 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
4,169 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
4,169 USD/year.
Living expenses $850 -1,599 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 20.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1902
Teachers 1,986
Students 16,537
Foreigners 7%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Kobienasis Universitas
Accreditation
• Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
Rankings
World ranking 320
Country ranking 11
Academic Reputation 331
Quality of teaching 211
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology 398
Life Sciences and Medicine 282
Natural Science 368
Social Sciences and Management 361
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 320
QS World University Rankings 364
ARWU Academic Ranking 301
Cost of living in Japan
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 291 493
Food 321 470
Transportation 71 275
Communications and utilities 97 126
Clothing 23 88
Sports and leisure 47 147
Total 850 1,599
Accommodation in Japan USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 294
Shared room in city centre 498
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 429
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 694
Alternative title
English Kobe University
Russian Университет Кобе
Arabic جامعة كوبي
German Universität Kobe
Spanish Universidad de Kobe
French Université Kobe
Japanese 神戸大学
Korean 고베대학
Portuguese Universidade de Kobe
Chinese 神户大学
cy Prifysgol Kobe
it Università di Kobe
Ukrainian Університету Кобе
ca Universitat de Kōbe
nl Kobe University
tr Kobe Üniversitesi
fi Koben yliopisto
id Universitas Kobe
sv Kobes universitet
ga Ollscoil Kobe
vi Đại học Kobe
he אוניברסיטת קובה
cs Univerzita v Kóbe
az Kobe Universiteti
be Універсітэт Кобэ
nb Universitetet i Kobe
nn Kobe universitet
tl Unibersidad ng Kobe
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Kobe University - Official Description

Since the foundation over 100 years ago, Kobe University has been vigorously pursuing academic endeavor in the exploration and practice of novel theories under the spirit of "integrity, freedom, and cooperation". We have always been committed to the creation of "knowledge" in a broad range of fields from human science, social science, natural science to life and medical sciences. Fostering future leaders who possess rich understanding and strong leadership skills have also been one of our goals. In the course of our quest for academic excellence, many of our research areas have gained considerable recognition worldwide as the University's "core research areas", and the number is increasing on an ongoing basis. Most of them are also on the path of becoming a "center of excellence". With more and more researchers gathering here from around the world, Kobe University expects to see many breakthroughs in the future. Students at Kobe University have opportunities to obtain advanced expertise and a wealth of knowledge through our ever progressing distinctive education program. With over 1000 international students from 74 countries pursuing their studies here, the University is a lively and cosmopolitan campus. Many of our international alumni are active in a vast array of...

Description of Kobe University

Since the foundation in 1902, Kobe University has been vigorously pursuing academic endeavor in the exploration and practice of novel theories under the spirit of "integrity, freedom, and cooperation". We have always been committed to the creation of "knowledge" in a broad range of fields from humanity, social science, natural science to life and medical sciences. The University is made up of 11 faculties, 14 graduate schools, one institute and many centers covering those disciplines. Fostering future leaders who possess rich understanding and strong leadership skills have also been one of our goals. In the course of our quest for academic excellence, many of our research areas have gained considerable recognition worldwide as the University's "core research areas", and the number is increasing on an ongoing basis. Most of them are also on the path of becoming a "center of excellence". With more and more researchers gathering here from around the world, Kobe University is placing a focus on ways to strengthen ties with international partners for a common value. The two overseas offices, located in the heart of China (Beijing) and the EU (Brussels), play a major role in facilitating such global partnership. Students at Kobe University have opportunities to obtain advanced expertise and a wealth of knowledge through our ever progressing distinctive education program. With over 1000 international students from 75 countries pursuing their studies here, the University is a lively and cosmopolitan campus. Many of our international alumni are active in a vast array of fields within and outside of Japan

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