Undergraduate Faculties

Faculties and departments open to international students

Faculty Department
Humanities
  • Culture
  • History
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Education and Clinical Psychology
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • East Asian Studies
Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Business Law
Economics
  • Economics
  • Industrial Economics
Commerce
  • Commerce
  • Business Management
  • International Trade
Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Earth System Science
Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering and Computer Science
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architecture
Medicine
  • Medicine
Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmaceutics
Sports and Health Science
  • Sports Science
  • Health and Exercise Science

Admission Examinations

Admission examinations to Fukuoka University are in February every year, with admission in April, and the academic year begins the same month. The great majority of classes are held in Japanese and thus a sufficient command of the language is essential. A variety of documentation is required to apply for admission, some of which must be obtained from your homeland. We urge you to begin preparation well in advance and ensure sufficient time to obtain the necessary documents.

(As of 1 May 2019)
Number of International Students shown in parentheses

※Total number of students' enrollment comes from the result of eight different types of exams which are given by Fukuoka University.

Financial Assistance

Fukuoka University has its own financial assistance programs designed to provide financial support for international undergraduate students with superior performance who face financial difficulty. A variety of scholarships are also available.

1. Fukuoka University tuition fee reduction program for international students

  • Applicability: All international undergraduate students
  • Description: Tuition fee is reduced by 30% (and by an additional 20% for students with superior GPA)
  • Remarks: Recipients will be decided based on attendance, GPA, financial status, and other factors.

2. Fukuoka University scholarship program for self-supporting international students

  • Applicability: All international undergraduate students
  • Monthly allowance: 20,000 yen for one year
  • Remarks: Recipients will be decided based on admission examination results (for 1st year), GPA (for 2nd year and above), and other factors.

3. Fukuoka University scholarship program for international undergraduate students from specified Asian regions

  • Applicability: All international undergraduate students who are citizens of Asian nations, excluding East Asia
  • Monthly allowance: 20,000 yen for one year
  • Remarks: Recipients will be decided based on admission examination results (for 1st year), GPA (for 2nd year and above), and other factors.

For more information:

Center for International Programs, Fukuoka University
8-19-1 Nanakuma, Jonan-ku, Fukuoka 814-0180, Japan
Tel: +81-92-871-6631
Email: kokusai@adm.fukuoka-u.ac.jp