Fukuoka University


Fukuoka University

Fukuoka University is a private university in Fukuoka, Japan. It is the largest general university in western Japan, with more than twenty-thousand students. It is sometimes mistaken for a national university. Its predecessor was Fukuoka Higher Commercial School.

History

*1934: Fukuoka Higher Commercial School established
*1944: Kyushu College of Economics renamed
*1946: Fukuoka College of Economics renamed
*1949: Fukuoka College of Commerce reestablished
*1956: Fukuoka University renamed

Undergraduate Faculties & Departments

*Humanities
**Culture
**History
**Japanese Language and Literature
**English Language and Literature
**German Language and Literature
**French Language and Literature
**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
**Pharmaceutical Sciences
**Pharmaceutical Chemistry

*Sports and Health Science
**Sports Science
**Health and Exercise Science

Graduate Schools

*Humanities
*Law
*Economics
*Commerce
*Science
*Engineering
*Medical Sciences
*Pharmaceutical Sciences
*Physical Education

Access

* Get Off Fukudai-Mae Bus Stop
* Fukudai-Mae Station(Fukuoka Subway Nanakuma Line)

Famous alumni

* Yoshinori Kobayashi (Cartoonist)
* Hiroyuki Morita (Animator and Director)
* Kazuhiro Nakata (seiyū)
* Kensuke Nakaniwa (figure skater)
* Keisuke Tsuboi (football (soccer) player)

ee also

* for more photographs

External links

* [http://www.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/english/ Official site] en icon


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