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Kanazawa Medical University

Since the establishment of the university, we have been committed to the development of good doctors with high ethical standards and compassion. This approach starts with Albert Schweitzer's idea of Ehrfurcht vor dem Leben (respect for life), and the university crest bears this motto in Latin, Reverentia Vitae.

Bachelor's programmes

Medicine & Health (1)



Hikoso Shutoujo (Hikoso Vaccination Center) established in 1862, when Kanazawa was still a part of the Kaga domain. It has gone through a great number of changes during these 140 years bringing political, economic and cultural progresses in the district. The history of the university is described briefly as follows.


The mission of Kanazawa Medical University is: "to develop good doctors and nurses, to advance medical knowledge and skills, and to contribute to society." 


The KMU Medical Research Institute develops and supports research activities in various fields including collaborative clinical research. It seeks to provide optimal facilities for training health professionals in clinical and patient-oriented research and for applying new scientific knowledge to better understand and treat human illnesses.

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Student services

When students encounter problems in their studies, classes, private life, or any other areas, they should feel free to consult their academic advisor, tutor, international student advisor, counselor, student affairs section or related divisions.

Housing services

Two types of dormitories for international students, visiting research fellows, and visiting trainees are located on campus.

Library services

The university library is located in the center of the campus, and plays an essential role as an information facility for medical education and research, and diagnosis and treatment.

Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa, Japan

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