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History


  • The entrance of the School of Medicine affiliated clinic in 1923

  • School of Medicine Basic Medicine laboratories in 1923

  • The entrance of the School of Medicine in 1923

  • Internal Experimental Laboratory in 1920

  • Internal Clinical Lectures Room in 1920

  • The entrance of the School of Medicine in Showa prewar period

Chronological Outline

Apr. 1903 Fukuoka Medical College Kyoto Imperial University established, which became the
foundation of Kyushu Imperial University.
Jan. 1911 Kyushu Imperial University founded.
Apr. 1911 College of Medicine, Kyushu Imperial University
Apr. 1919 College of Medicine reorganized as the Faculty of Medicine
Oct. 1947 Kyushu Imperial University into Kyushu University
Apr. 1955 Graduate School Division of Medical Science, Kyushu University
Apr. 1999 The New Graduate School/Graduate Faculty System
In this system, Graduate School reorganized the Graduate School (the education body)
and the Graduate Faculty (the research body).
Apr. 2000 Graduate School further reorganized into Undergraduate and Graduate Schools (the
education body) and Graduate Faculty (the research body).
Apr. 2001 Health Care Administration and Management, Department of Environmental Health
and Socio-Medical Sciences founded.
Master Course of Health Care Administration and Management founded.
Oct. 2002 Department of Health Sciences, School of Medicine (Nursing Course, Radiological
Sciences Course, Medical Technology Course) founded.
Apr. 2003 Graduate Faculty reorganized from 8 departments into 5 (Departments of Basic
Medicine, Clinical Medicine, Advanced Medical Initiatives, Molecular Biology and
Medical Education).
Master Course of Medical Science founded.
Under a reform of the School Education Law, Master Course of Health Care
Administration and Management in Graduate School of Medical Sciences remodeled as
a Professional School of Health Care Administration and Management.
Apr. 2004 Kyushu University, National University Corporation
Apr. 2007 Master Course founded in Graduate School of Health Sciences.
Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences founded.
Department of Biomedical Sciences, School of Medicine founded.
Apr. 2008 Doctor Course of Graduate School reorganized from 6 majors into 1.
Apr. 2009 Doctor Course founded in Graduate School of Health Sciences.
Apr. 2012 Department of Stem Cell Biology and Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences founded.

Reference: Catarogue of Graduate Shool of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Kyushu University 2016

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