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Facts and Figures

Faculty Staff

Divisions Professor Associate
Professor
Lecturer Assistant
Professor
Staff Technical
Staff
Total
Department of Physics 12 {1}
12
  16     {1}
40
Department of Chemistry 13 13 3 12   1 42
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences 11 13 1 7   1 33
Department of Biology 9 11 2 14     36
Institute of Seismology and Volcanology {1}
1
2   1   2 {1}
6
Amakusa Marine Biological Laboratory 1     1   1 3
Tandem Accelerator Laboratory           1 1
Cryogenic Laboratory           2 2
Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering           3 3
Affiliated Factory           3 3
Information Technology Infrastructure Section           1 1
Faculty Office         39   39
Total {1}
47
{1}
51
6 51 39 15 {2}
209

Graduate Students

Number of Graduate Students

May 1, 2015.

Division Master Course Doctor Course Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
since
FY 2008
Physics 43 39 7 14 16 119
Chemistry 66 59 16 7 10 158
Earth and Planetary Sciences 40 40 6 7 9 102
before
FY 2008
Fundamental Physics - - - - - 0
Molecular Chemistry - - - - - 0
Chemistry and Physics of Condensed Matter - - - - - 0
Earth and Planetary Sciences - - - - 1 1
Biology - - - - - 0
Total 149 138 29 28 36 380

Number of Degrees Awarded (May 1, 2015.)

Master Degrees : 5,425

Doctorate Degrees

Old System New System Total
through the doctoral
course studies
through the submission
of a dissertation
208 1,254 725 2,187

Recent three years of doctorate degrees awarded

Fiscal Year through the doctoral
course studies
through the submission
of a dissertation
Total
2012 28 2 30
2013 22 1 23
2014 20 1 21

Admission Procedure

May 1, 2015

Division quota applicants admitted FR student MSD student enrolled
Total from Kyushu Univ. from other univ.
Master Course  
Physics 41 65 49     42 38 4
Chemistry 62 76 69     65 52 13
Earth and Planetary Sciences 41 50 46     40 31 9
Total 144 191 164     147 121 26
Doctor Course  
Physics 14 3 3 4   7 7 0
Chemistry 19 3 3 2 9 14 14 0
Earth and Planetary Sciences 14 1 1 4   5 4 1
Total 47 7 7 10 9 26 25 1

MSD: Advanced Graduate Course on Molecular Systems for Devices

Number of Graduate Students by Selection Procedure

Division FY 2013 FY 2014 FY 2015
Master Course General Admission 144 133 146
Special selection for adult student (Chemistry) 0 0 0
Grade-skipping (Chemistry) 0 0 0
Special screening for international students 4 0 1
Doctor Course General Admission 19 29 26
Special selection for adult student (entering on Apr.) 0 0 0
Special screening for international students 0 2 0

Undergraduate Students

Number of Undergraduate Students

May 1, 2015.

Division 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total
Physics 66 64 71 96 297
Chemistry 73 70 70 85 298
Earth and Planetary Sciences 48 52 50 63 213
Mathematics 57 58 59 78 252
Biology 55 47 53 68 223
Total 299 291 303 390 1,283

Number of Graduates

May 1, 2015.

Division Old System New System Total
before 2013 FY 2014 Total
Physics 194 3,069 61 3,130 3,324
Chemistry 198 3,397 71 3,468 3,666
Geology 89 381   381 470
Earth and Planetary Sciences   1,037 52 1,089 1,089
Mathematics 117 2,729 56 2,785 2,902
Biology 9 2,341 50 2,391 2,400
Total 607 12,954 290 13,244 13,851

The Department of Geology was reorganized as the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences in 1990.

Admission Procedure

May 1, 2015.

Division quota applicants examinees admitted enrolled
Physics 59 922 680 66 65
Chemistry 67 73 72
Earth and Planetary Sciences 48 52 47
Mathematics 54 60 56
Biology 49 55 54
Total 277 922 680 306 294

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International Students

Number of international students by course

Number of international students by scholarship

Number of international students by country