Projects for external financing of education

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology selects excellent examples of educational improvement implemented by various universities for financial support in the form of subsidies, etc. Many of the University’s applications have been accepted. Even after the projects have come to an end, we are required to continue sharing the benefits and utilizing them across the university.

○Main projects selected in the past few years

Many of the numerous programs submitted by Kyushu University for the Good Practice (GP) Project were adopted. The following are recent examples selected for GP at Kyushu University.

*WISE Program (Doctoral Program for World-leading Innovative & Smart Education)

Supporting the creation and utilization of new knowledge, creating value that leads the next generation, and fostering advanced “knowledge professionals” by clearly defining the profile of individuals to be cultivated. Assisting in the development and implementation of a consistent degree program from the doctoral preliminary course to the postgraduate course.

  • ・Kyushu University initiatives adopted 【adopted in AY 2020】

    Graduate Program of Mathematics for Innovation (Graduate Schools of Mathematics, Systems Information Science, and Economics)
*Support for Pioneering Research Initiated by the Next Generation

This program aims to strengthen financial support for outstanding, aspiring doctoral students who will play a leading role in the future of science, technology, and innovation in Japan, and to promote the development of a variety of career paths for doctoral personnel to play an active role in a wide range of fields.

*AI Human Resource Development Program for Next-generation

To enhance the research capabilities in critical national strategic sectors, support will be provided to doctoral postgraduate students engaging in research and development that contributes to the field. This includes sufficient financial aids.

  • ・The adopted initiatives of our university (Adopted in AY 2023)
    Synergetic Supporting Program for AI-Related Doctoral Students.
*Digital and double major graduate education structure development

This program supports the effort of training people by setting degree programs which include mathematics, data science and the artificial intelligence field in humanities and the social science field at graduate school.

  • ・Kyushu University initiatives adopted 【adopted in AY 2022】

    Advanced digital humanities human resources development program to contribute to well-being: Establishment of “Digital humanities” which is a combination of Humanities and data science (Graduate School of Humanities, Department of Library Science Graduate School of Integrated Frontier Sciences, and Education and Research Center for Mathematical and Data Science.)