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May 2018 : Faculty of Law News

The Law Faculty (including the International Programs in Law) of Kyushu University will complete its transfer to the new Ito Campus facilities this summer. Located in Fukuoka City, it is the largest campus in Japan, with approximately 19,000 students and approximately 8,000 faculty members.

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Click here for the 2017 Kyushu University promotional video

May 2018 : Alumni News

A Sayonara Hakozaki Campus Alumni Event will be held this July 24-28 2018, for former students and faculty members who are also attending the 20th General Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law in Fukuoka City, Japan.

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Click here for the 20th General Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law website

March 2018 : Related News

The Director of the Program, Distinguished Professor Toshiyuki Kono was elected to become the 8th President of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS). He is the first Japanese President of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).

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Applications for October 2018 Entry to the LL.M. & LL.D. Programs

Applications for October 2018 entry for both the LL.M. & LL.D. programs will open on October 12, 2017.
The deadline for applications will be December 22, 2017.

Japanese Government Scholarships for 2018 entry have not been finally confirmed yet. The Ministry of Education is expected to make a decision by the end of November 2017. We will provide confirmation of the scholarships as soon as we are notified by the Ministry.

24 July 2017 : Call for Papers

We invite younger scholars to participate in the first-ever Younger Scholars Forum in Comparative Law, to be held in Fukuoka, Japan on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, from 9:00am to 12:00pm as part of the larger quadrennial Congress of Comparative Law organized by the International Academy of Comparative Law (IACL).

Link to the acll for paper (pdf)

Program alumnus, Simon VANDE WALLE (LL.M. 2002, LL.D. 2011) from Belgium, was recently featured in the Super Global website of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology.

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Link to website (only in Japanese)