KUAS at a glance
Kyoto University of Advanced Science (KUAS) can look back on a 50-year history as an accredited private educational institution in the academic heartland of Japan. To take the next step and challenge on the global scale, KUAS invited a top-notch CEO of a Kyoto-based globally successful firm as chairman, aiming to offer its academic resources in the international arena. The establishment of an innovative English-taught engineering program is one major example of these efforts, as KUAS continues to strengthen its commitment to being at the apex of modern education.
KUAS in Numbers
50 - KUAS celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2019 with a brand new school name.
2 - We have two homes. Uzumasa campus in West Kyoto and Kameoka campus in Kameoka city.
1 - KUAS hosts the 1st multidisciplinary all-English Faculty of Engineering in Japan.
50-50 - One of our visions for the Faculty of Engineering: 50% international students, 50% female students.
10,000+ - The number of international students in Kyoto. A truly global city!
35% - 35% of the professors in the KUAS Faculty of Engineering are from overseas.
264,365m² - The total area of our two campuses.
2020 - KUAS launched its new Faculty of Engineering with its own brand-new faculty building.
10% - Approximately 1 out of 10 people in Kyoto city is a university student. This rate is the highest in Japan!
The number of students in all the Faculties at KUAS (As of September 2022)
|Faculty of Engineering||470|
|Faculty of Economics and Business Administration||1314|
|Faculty of Humanities||630|
|Faculty of Bioenvironmental Science||506|
|Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences||732|
The number of students in all the Graduate Schools at KUAS (As of September 2022)
|Graduate School of Engineering||36|
|Graduate School of Economics||14|
|Graduate School of Business Administration||17|
|Graduate School of Human Culture||8|
|Graduate School of Bioenvironmental Science||7|
The number of international students at KUAS (As of September 2022)
274 students (including exchange students, special students, etc.)
The number of faculty members at KUAS
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