Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine aims to be an international center for the nurturing of medical researchers who, in addition to a profound understanding of their area of specialization, are also endowed with a robust base of knowledge ranging from fundamental biology to clinical and social medicine. Our graduate course has the following notable features:
- We approach medicine as an integrated field, based in life science and science and engineering, and dealing with human health and diseases.
- We endeavor to understand the principles of life phenomena, the causes of diseases and pathological conditions.
- We apply the results of research to advanced medical care and the prevention of diseases.