Potential Engineering Grad Students: Prior Supervisor Consent Requests Close on February 10th

Press releases   •   Feb 06, 2020 19:48 -12

KUAS' Graduate School of Engineering will close requests for supervisor consent on February 10th at 12:00 (JPT).

Applications Now Open for 2020 Graduate Engineering Program at KUAS

Press releases   •   Jan 06, 2020 19:52 -12

Applications have opened for Kyoto University of Advanced Science's new Graduate School of Engineering!

Kyoto University of Advanced Science launches brand-new English-language website

Press releases   •   Aug 07, 2019 21:33 -12

Kyoto University of Advanced Science (KUAS) has officially launched a brand-new English website to meet the opening date for applications to the graduate school of the Faculty of Engineering starting in September 2020.

Prof. Nisar selected for the Interstellar Initiative 2019–20

Press releases   •   Aug 07, 2019 17:47 -12

​Jr. Associate Professor Sajid Nisar’s research proposal has been selected for a collaborative international research program under the Interstellar Initiative 2019–20, jointly organized by the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development and the New York Academy of Sciences (USA).

A Team led by Sajid Nisar Wins Hyundai’s ‘Best Student Innovation Challenge Award’ at the 2019 IEEE World Haptics Conference

Press releases   •   Aug 04, 2019 19:37 -12

​A team headed by Jr. Associate Professor Sajid Nisar, now a faculty member at the Kyoto University of Advanced Science, took part in the Student Innovation Challenge (Mobility) at the 2019 IEEE International World Haptics Conference from 9–12 July, 2019, in Tokyo, Japan. The ‘driving assistant’ developed by Prof. Nisar’s team was selected for the ‘Best Student Innovation Challenge Award’.

Professor Shigeru Horii receives the Best Presentation Award

Press releases   •   Jul 11, 2019 15:52 -12

​Shigeru Horii, a Professor at the Nagamori Institute of Actuators specializing in materials science, has received the Best Presentation Award from the Cryogenics and Superconductivity Society of Japan (CSSJ).

[3] Engineering in action: Water Measurement for the 21st century and a new approach to Programming

Press releases   •   Jun 19, 2019 18:52 -12

​As part of our ongoing series showcasing the research our professors are working on, in this installment we will be presenting the research of Dr. Salem Ibrahim Salem and Dr. Ian Piumarta. Dr. Salem is working on the water measuring technologies, while Dr. Piumarta is focusing on meta-programming.

Junior Associate Professor Sajid Nisar receives the 2019 Young Award

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 18:40 -12

​Sajid Nisar, Junior Associate Professor of Robotics at the Nagamori Institute of Actuators, has received the 2019 Young Award. Professor Nisar received the award on May 20 at the International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) held in Montreal, Canada.

[2] Engineering in action: the fascinating field of control engineering and its applications

Press releases   •   Apr 22, 2019 18:49 -12

​In our ongoing series showcasing some of the fascinating research our professors are working on, we move now to the field of control engineering. Looking at two applications, one being swarm robotics and the other electric motors, we will introduce some of the work by our esteemed faculty, Dr. Fukushima and Dr. Kucuk.

Engineering in action: two applications of measurement technology from KUAS’ faculty

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2019 14:00 -12

To show some of the exciting ways engineering in general, and our esteemed faculty specifically, contribute to our society, we sat down with Dr. Kazuo Oki, a specialist in measurement and recently researching drone measurement, as well as Dr. Liang Zilu, who is researching the exciting field of wearables.

About Kyoto University of Advanced Science

The Kyoto University of Advanced Science’s (KUAS) all-new, innovative English-taught engineering department is currently in the planning phase for its launch in 2020. The school itself has a 50-year history since its establishment, and is an accredited private institution located in the heart of Japan. By inviting the top-notch CEO of a Kyoto-based globally successful firm as chairman, the university aims to offer its academic resources in the international arena, with the exciting new engineering department being one example of these efforts.


  • Kyoto University of Advanced Science
  • 18 Gotanda cho Yamanouchi Ukyo-ku
  • 615-8577 Kyoto
  • Japan