Keio has its origins in the school of Western learning established by Yukichi Fukuzawa, a school which soon evolved into a major center of learning. As a highly respected educator and intellectual, Fukuzawa was one of the pioneers of modern Japan. He aspired for Keio to become a model and leader of society, stressing the importance of learning that is based on jitsugaku, or “science”. In today’s changing world, Keio upholds its founder’s spirit of science as it continues to fulfill his aspiration.The Mission of Keio University
Keio University is not merely a place for academic pursuit. Its mission is to be a constant source of honorable character and a paragon of intellect and morals for the entire nation and for each member to apply this spirit to elucidate the essence of family, society, and nation. They will not only articulate this essence in words, but also demonstrate it in their actions, and by so doing make Keio a leader of society.
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Very interesting. As a measure of attracting international students, the University is providing an increasing number of English classes. Ultimately, a lot of students on exchange programmes visit for a semester or two and thus classes have a unique international flavour. These included students from Asia, Europe and North America. Teaching methods encompass lectures,...
One of the best uni in Japan. There are tons of opportunities you can make use of such as international exchange program.
I enjoyed various subjects which relate to the nature of human. Plus, I made great improvement in playing the violin through the high level orchestra club in the university.