Kobe Institute of Computing
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Kobe Institute of Computing (KIC) - Graduate School of Information Technology
MottoSocial Innovation by ICT and yourself
Established2005; 15 years ago (2005)
Hyogo, Kobe
FounderTomio Fukuoka
PresidentToshiki Sumitani
2-2-7 Kano-cho, Kobe Chuo-ku,
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Kobe Institute of Computing; Graduate School of Information Technology (, K?be j?h? daigakuin daigaku) is a private university in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan.


KIC was found by Mr Tomio Fukuoka in 1958; 62 years ago (1958).[1] The Graduate School of Information Technology has established in April 2005; 14 years ago (2005-04) under the leadership of Mr Kenji Fukuoka
(?), Vice President (Acting President) of the school.[2]

Fields of study

KIC Graduate School of Information Technology has one Masters course called "Department of Information Systems" which has two courses: ICT Professional Course and ICT Innovator Course.

Course term / degree

  • Normal course term: two years
  • Degree: Master of Information Systems


KIC ranked #1 among 530 Japanese private universities in terms of the sustainability index, composed of growth of number of students, growth of government research grant, and financial soundness.[3]

KIC has been awarded JICA President Award 2019 to commend the individuals and organizations with preeminent achievements of the socio-economic development in developing countries through Japan International Cooperation Agency's (JICA) international cooperation activities.[4]

Adopted projects

Kenji Fukuoka with Minister of ICT, Rwanda Hon.Paula Ingabire

The ICT Innovator Program has been adopted for the promotion of internationalization of universities by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and for the project to support human resource development and economic growth of programs in developing countries by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

Academic agreements

KIC partners with institutions around the world to give further chances for the students to develop their skills and international cooperation through programs selected by the Japanese government.

Notable Alumni

See also


  1. ^ "Kobe Institute of Computing - History". Kic.ac.jp. Retrieved 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Kobe Institute of Computing - News 2017". Kic.ac.jp. Retrieved 2018.
  3. ^ Company, The Asahi Shimbun. "...|AERA dot. ()". Retrieved 2018.
  4. ^ https://www.jica.go.jp/english/news/press/2019/c8h0vm0000f70ba3-att/Laureates.pdf%7CJICA President Award 2019
  5. ^ "First ABE Initiative Participants Visit Japan from Africa - News - News & Features - JICA". Jica.go.jp. Retrieved 2018.
  6. ^ "The Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) - Our Work - JICA". Jica.go.jp. Retrieved 2018.
  7. ^ "Welcome to portal website of PEACE". Education-japan.org. Retrieved 2018.
  8. ^ "Pacific Leaders' Educational Assistance for Development of State (Pacific-LEADS) - Countries & Regions - JICA". Jica.go.jp. Retrieved 2018.
  9. ^ http://swift-xi.com/jp/index.html
  10. ^ http://www.tct.ac.rw/kobeMoU.php

External links

Coordinates: 34°41?56.3?N 135°11?35.6?E / 34.698972°N 135.193222°E / 34.698972; 135.193222

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