IAU Member


top General Information


Street:7-1 Ohgigaoka



Post Code:921-8501

Tel.:+81(76) 294-6725

Fax:+81(76) 294-6718


Other Sites

Also Yatsukaho and Tokyo Toranomon campuses; KIT/MIT, KIT/UMD joint research laboratories and KIT/Macquarie University Brain Science research laboratory

Institution Funding



Founded 1965. Graduate School established 1978.

Academic Year

April to March

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school and entrance examination

Tuition Fees

National:Tuition: c. 1.3-1.5m. per annum (JPY)



Accrediting Agency

Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Satoshi Osawa

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Yoshio Izumiya

Job title:Managing Director

International Relations Officer : Mamoru Mukai

Job title:Director, Office of International Programmes

top Divisions

College : Bioscience and Chemistry

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences

College : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Telecommunications Engineering

College : Environmental Engineering and Architecture

Fields of study:Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Structural Architecture

College : Information Science and Human Communication

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Media Studies, Psychology

Graduate School : Engineering

Fields of study:Architecture, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Civics, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering

Graduate School : KIT Toranomon Campus Office

Fields of study:Architecture, Business Administration, Construction Engineering

More details:For Professionals

Graduate School : Psychology

Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Psychology

Research Division : Advanced Materials Processing

Fields of study:Materials Engineering

Research Division : Advanced Materials Science Research and Development

Fields of study:Materials Engineering

Research Division : Affective Design Engineering

Fields of study:Design, Engineering

Research Division : Applied Electronics

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering

Research Division : Applied Ethics Center for Engineering and Science

Fields of study:Engineering

Research Division : Architectural Archives

Fields of study:Architecture

Research Division : Biomechanical Control Systems

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences

Research Division : Center for Electric, Optic and Energy (EOE) Applications

Fields of study:Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Optics

Research Division : Computing and Networking Frontier

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Information Technology

Research Division : Contents and Technology Integration

Fields of study:Technology

Research Division : Disaster and Environment Science

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Environmental Studies

Research Division : Environmental Research

Fields of study:Environmental Studies

Research Division : Future Design

Research Division : Future Machine Technology

Fields of study:Technology

Research Division : Genome Biotechnology

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Genetics

Research Division : Human Information Systems

Fields of study:Information Technology

Research Division : Information Technologies

Fields of study:Information Technology

Research Division : Integrated Technological Systems

Fields of study:Technology

Research Division : Intellectual Creation and Management

Fields of study:Management

Research Division : Intellectual Property Science

Fields of study:Law

Research Division : International Studies

Fields of study:International Studies

Research Division : Japan Studies

Fields of study:Cultural Studies

Research Division : KIT-Macquarie Brain

Fields of study:Neurosciences

Research Division : KIT/NYU Abu Dhabi MEG

More details:Joint

Research Division : KIT/NYU MEG

More details:Joint

Research Division : KIT/UCL/CNRS

More details:Joint

Research Division : KIT/UMD MEG

More details:Joint

Research Division : Materials Systems

Fields of study:Materials Engineering

Research Division : Optoelectronic Device System

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering, Optical Technology

More details:R&D Centre

Research Division : Psychological Sciences

Fields of study:Psychology

Research Division : Regional Planning

Fields of study:Regional Planning

Research Division : Social and Industrial Management Systems

Fields of study:Management Systems

top Degrees



Fields of study:Clinical Psychology, Engineering, Information Sciences


Fields of study:Engineering, Information Sciences

top Academic Periodicals


KIT Progress

Main Press

Kanazawa Institute of Technology Press (KIT Press)


Statistics Year:2012-2013


Updated on 12-12-2017