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Shiga University of Medical Science

滋賀医科大学, シガイカダイガク
Representive : President, UEMOTO Shinji
Establishment year: 1974
Address: Seta Tsukinowa ,Otsu-shi, Shiga 520-2192 Japan
Organization/Research department name (6):
  • Undergraduate School of Medicine
  • Graduate School of Medicine
  • Molecular Neuroscience Research Center
  • University Library
  • Health Administration Center
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Subordinate facility name  (7):
  • University Hospital, University Library, Central
  • Research Laboratory, Molecular Neuroscience Research
  • Center, Research Center for Animal Life Science,
  • Health Administration Center, Radioisotope Research
  • Center, Anatomy Center, Multimedia Center, Medical
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History (77):
  • 1974/02
    The Planning Office for Establishing Shiga University of Medical Science was set up in Kyoto University.
  • 1974/06
    In accordance with the amendment of the National School Establishiment Law, the decision was made to establish Shiga University of Medical Science in October 1974.
  • 1974/10
    Shiga University of Medical Science was establishied. One department of the School of Arts and Science (German) was established at a temporary university building in Moriyama, Shiga.
  • 1975/03
    Advisers were chosen.
  • 1975/04
    Eight departments of the Faculty of Medicine (Anatomy I, Physiology I, Biochemistry I, Pathology I, Microbiology, Internal Medicine I, Pediatrics, and Surgery I) and nine departments of the School of Arts and Science (Philosophy, Sociology, Human Geography, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English, and Health and Physical Education) were establishied, for a total of 18 department.
Purpose of establishment:
We bring up talents who are full of vigor for quest and
steadfast sense of morals, and also teach a wide range
of culture along with a high degree of specialized
knowledge and technique in medicine and nursing, so
that we can contribute to progress and development of
medicine and nursing, as well as welfare of human
  • 2003: \ 16,842 (Million)
  • 2002: \ 17,499 (Million)
  • 2001: \ 16,780 (Million)
  • 2000: \ 16,117 (Million)
Branch Organization  (21):

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