Our school offers a wonderful natural environment and is equipped with an excellent teaching staff and a state-of-the-art training facility. Our main educational goal is to prepare students for their future role in society as part of the health workforce through fostering their sense of humanity along with imparting broad knowledge and encouraging their scientific thinking and problem solving abilities. We also offer joint classes for both students of the nursing department as well as the clinical examination department, in order to deepen their knowledge and understanding of each others’ work and nurture the students inter-departmental teamworking and leadership abilities necessary for success in their future working environment. Furthermore we are offering small group seminars and clinical internships to enrich learning opportunities for our students. Through the educational blend of highly specialized and knowledgeable teachers, practical experience, and sense of humanity, we wish to develop our students into trustworthy and sympathetic healthcare providers.
As our school is a prefectural university, we wish to work closely with the regional communities and institutions in order to expand our educational and researching activities and focus on the regional healthcare needs. As a medical institution our main task is to function as a center of knowledge in the fields of health science and to contribute to regional welfare and healthcare services.
We are looking for candidates meeting the following requirements:
|April 1999||Opening of Kagawa Medical College|
|April 2002||Establishment of Kagawa Medical College Graduate School|
|April 2004||Opening of Kagawa University of Health Sciences|
|April 2009||Establishment of the Kagawa University of Health Sciences’ Graduate School for Health Sciences (MSc)|
|April 2011||Establishment of a regional center for collaboration|
|April 2012||Establishment of the department of midwifery|
|Faculty||Department||Qualification after Graduation||Candidate capacity|
|Faculty of Health Sciences||Nursing Department||National nurse examination||70|
|National public health nurse exam
|Faculty of Health Sciences||Clinical Examination Department||National clinical laboratory technician exam||20|
|Healthy food management certificate|
|Gene analytical science certificate|
The department of midwifery of the Kagawa University of Health Science (opened in April 2012) aims to train midwives who are able to provide safe and high quality care to women, children, and families based on a deep sense of humanity and respect for the dignity of life.
|Faculty of Health
(Course of Health Sciences)
|Nursing||Healthy living support||8|
|Development of next generation|
|Clinical examination||Pathology function test studies|
|Pathogenesis analysis testing|