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Kyoto University International Service Office offers assistance and provides information about visa procedures, the application for the university accommodations, and daily life in Japan with Kyoto University’s international Students, researchers and their families.

Office hours: Monday – Friday 9:00-12:00 / 13:00-17:00
*except summer holidays, the university’s foundation day June 18, year-end and new year’s holidays
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Last Updates

  • 2019/04/11New[Notice of Office closure during national holidays]
    Kyoto University International Service office will be closed from April 27 to May 6 for national holidays.
    Though the application system for certificate of eligibility and Kyoto University International House is available during this period, the office will proceed the application system and will reply to inquiries during this period after May 7.
    With the apologies for the inconvinience.

    Thank you.
  • 2018/04/06Housing Guidebook"for international researchers and students coming to Japan has been issued.Reference
  • 2018/04/06The information of Housing of Katagihara in Katsura area has been listed in the webpage "Housing Information".Reference
  • 2017/06/12Wireless LAN service is available in the shared space and each units of the all International Houses from 2017.
  • 2017/06/12Renovation work of bathrooms in Uji International House was completed in May, 2017.
  • 2017/03/21The Application Form Preparation System(only accessible through Kyoto University Intranet) has started from March 21, 2017. Reference
  • 2017/01/04The Online application system for international students has started from January 2017Reference
  • 2016/12/19The Kyoto University International Students’ Housing Guarantor System shall be abolished on January 31, 2017.Reference
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  • Kyoto University Research Administration Office (KURA)