Greetings from Dean, Nursing Department

Our nursing courses originally started in Meiji era and the department of Health Sciences, school of Medicine, Kyushu University was established in 2003.

Our master’s degree nursing course started in 2007, and in 2009 a doctoral course was established. We hope to supervise graduate students to become internationally successful health professional leaders and researchers.

Our nursing course provides short term exchange programs with top levels universities in Asia, including Kaohsiung Medical University, Mahidol University, Hong Kong University as well as Research exchanges with Oulu University (Finland).

However, giving the COVID-19 pandemic and unknown ending, we are facing the difficulties. The number of cases are rising all over the world and sadly many people are losing their lives. Giving this situation, this is the time people need the nursing specialists who have wider health care knowledge with a deep sense of professional ethic. Our mission is to train our students as passionate learners and to be the leaders in the education and research industries. We will do our best to meet the expectations from our society.

Kimie Fujita

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