Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine

Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine

country rank: 153
world rank: 3638

University Overview

Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, founded in 1872, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Kyoto’s city (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine (KPUM) is a coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. The Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine (KPUM) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 148-year-old Japanese university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 20 to 30%, making this Japanese higher education school extremely exclusive. Students at KPUM have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

University Identity

Acronym KPUM
Founded 1872

University Location

Address 465 Kajii-cho Kyoto 602-0841 Kyoto Japan
Tel +81 (75) 251 5111
Fax +81 (75) 211 7093

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 20-30%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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