[For university students] Recruiting participants for the Heian Jingu photo session on 9/17 (Sun)! !


As an activity for 2023 , the Kyoto Student Public Relations Department has planned a “Heian Shrine Photo Session” where photography-loving college students attending universities in Kyoto can interact.
In this event, you can enter Heian Jingu Shrine Garden for free, which normally requires an admission fee.
On the day of the event, after taking photos in the shrine grounds, we will share the photos taken in the hall and vote for the best photos.

Participants who took the selected photos will receive a commemorative gift from Heian Jingu Shrine.
We are looking forward to your participation!

Event overview

Date and time: Sunday, September 17 , 2023 , 14:00-17 : 00 ( meet at 13:45 )
date : Monday , September 18 , 2023 ( holiday )

Venue: Heian Shrine (Access: https://www.heianjingu.or.jp/about/traffic.html ) 

Participation target: University students attending universities in Kyoto

What to bring: Camera used for shooting ( smartphone is also acceptable ) , student ID

Participation fee: Free


For more information on the day’s schedule and to apply, please visit the Kyoto Student Public Relations Department’s website “Kotokare” below.

[For university students in Kyoto] We are looking for participants for the Heian Jingu photo session! !


<Application deadline>  Until 17:00 on Friday , September 15 , 2023

Contact information

Consortium of Universities Kyoto Public Interest Incorporated Foundation Kyoto Student Public Relations Department
TEL 075-353-9130 FAX 075-353-9101
600-8216 Campus Plaza Kyoto, Nishinotoin Dorishiokoji Shimoru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City
*Reception hours: Tuesday to Saturday 9:00 a.m. 00-17:00 (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)


2023 Credit Transfer Course List of Second Semester Recruitment Released

For the second semester of 2023, we will start accepting applications for additional credit-compatible courses from Friday, September 1st.

〇Credits are available on the Kyoto College portal site.
 Please check the contents and details from the following URL.


* We will update it as needed if there is any change (correction).

Contact information

Public Interest Incorporated Foundation Consortium of Universities Kyoto Credit Transfer Program
TEL +81-75-353-9120 FAX +81-75-353-9121
Campus Plaza Kyoto, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8216
* Reception hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00-17:00

(Announced on July 14) 2023 Plaza Subjects 1st Semester/Summer Intensive/Full Year Report/Examination Schedule List

We would like to inform you about the 2023 credit transfer/Kyoto College Plaza subjects (
first semester/summer intensive/full year) report/examination schedule as follows.
If there are any changes (corrections), we will update them as needed.

〇Credit Transfer ・Kyoto College Portal Site ” Notice from University Consortium Kyoto”
Please check the URL below for details of the announcement.


Contact information

Public Interest Incorporated Foundation University Consortium Kyoto Credit Transfer Program
TEL 075-353-9120
 FAX 075-353-9121
〒600-8216 Campus Plaza Kyoto, Shimogyo-ku, Nishinotoin, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
*Reception hours: Tuesday to Saturday 9:00-
17:00 (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)

Would you like to translate a movie? We are looking for translation volunteers.

The 26th Kyoto International Student Film Festival is looking for volunteer translators who can translate domestic and international student films (Japanese or English) to be screened at this film festival.
The translated content will be displayed as subtitles at the screening of the 26th Kyoto International Student Film Festival to be held in February 2024.

<What is the Kyoto International Student Film Festival?>
This film festival is Japan’s largest international student film festival, planned and operated mainly by university students in the Kansai region, mainly in Kyoto. We collect independent films produced by students from all over the world, judge them, create opportunities to screen them, and aim to discover future filmmakers. Click here for details

Application Requirements

● College students, graduate students, vocational school students, working adults who like movies and are interested in translation work
● Those who are able to work from home or contact the film festival executive committee from the end of September to the end of October.
● Those who can participate in the briefing session (see below) (This does not apply to experienced subtitle translators.)
● Those who are proficient in foreign languages (TOEIC score of 750 or higher is desirable)
● As a reward for your cooperation, we will give you an invitation ticket during the film festival.
*Depending on the number of people, we may not be able to ask all applicants to translate the subtitles. In addition, we may ask for translation/interpretation other than subtitles.

<Briefing session> Online (Zoom)

①1st Briefing
Date: Sunday, July 30, 2023 13:00-15:00
②2nd Briefing
Date: Sunday, August 6, 2023 13:00-15:00

*If there is a change in time, we will inform you via SNS, website, and email.

<How to apply>
Please fill in the necessary information in the application form below.

[26th Kyoto International Student Film Festival] Translator Volunteer Application Form

*If you cannot fill out the form, or if you cannot attend the briefing session for any reason, or if you have any other inquiries, please contact us using the below.

26th Kyoto International Student Film Festival Executive Committee Secretariat
〒600-8216 Campus Plaza Kyoto, Nishinotoin-dori Shiokojigeru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
TEL: 075-353-9189 (9:00-17, Tuesday-Saturday) : 00) 
E-MAIL: info-kisfvf-ml ■ consortium.or.jp (please change ■ to @)
HP: http://www.kisfvf.com/

Now accepting applications to participate in the 20th National University Consortium Research Exchange Forum! (Until 7/28)

20th National University Consortium Research Exchange Forum


The National University Consortium Council and the Fujinokuni Regional/University Consortium
will jointly hold the 20th National University Consortium Research Exchange Forum as follows.

We are now accepting applications!
We look forward to your participation.

 Main subject

“Creating a sustainable community spun by a university consortium
-Aiming to create new value for the post-corona era”

date and time

September 2, 2023 (Sat) 13: 30-19:30 / September  3 (Sun) 10: 00-12 :00


Tokoha University Shizuoka Kusanagi Campus (6-1 Yayoi-cho, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka City)

Contents [ Day 1 ] Saturday, September 2, 2023  13 : 30-19 :30

◇ Keynote Speech
“The Land of Japan and the Land of Shizuoka -Large-Scale Natural Disasters and Crisis Management of Higher Education Institutions-“
Mr. Kazuo Oike (President, University of Shizuoka)

◇ symposium
“Expectations for the University Consortium to Build a Sustainable Community”
  Mr. Kazuyuki Hizume (President of Shizuoka University)
  Mr. Tsutomu Deno (Vice Governor of Shizuoka Prefecture)
  Mr. Kimio Sakai (Representative Director and Chairman of Shizuoka Railway Co., Ltd.)
  Mr. Shigehiro Ikegami (Superintendent of Education, Shizuoka Prefectural Board of Education)
◇ Educational Administration Report: Mr. Kenichi Yamada (Deputy Director, University Education and Entrance Examination Division, Higher Education Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
◇ Poster session: Introducing the efforts of consortium organizations nationwide
◇ Information exchange meeting

Contents [ Day 2] Sunday, September 3, 2023 10:00 to 12:00

◇Subcommittee (4 subcommittees in total)
・1st subcommittee (University Consortium Kyoto)
 “Support for students with disabilities and inter-university collaboration”
・2nd subcommittee (Academic, cultural and industrial network Tama)
What kind of roles can be expected from government-academia collaboration?
・3rd subcommittee (Fujinokuni community/university consortium)
“Thinking about how to deal with disasters through collaboration between universities and various entities”
・4th subcommittee (university consortium Osaka)
 “With/Student Volunteer Activities in the After-Corona Era”

participation fee

Participation fee 4,000 yen (free for students)
Information exchange membership fee (general) 4,000 yen (students) 2,000 yen
*Those who wish to receive a report book will need to pay an additional 1,000 yen.

Application period

June 21, 2023 (water) 10:00  ~ July 28 (gold)


For details on each program and how to apply, please check the special website here.

 Special site for the 20th National University Consortium Research Exchange Forum

Click here for leaflet

 20th National University Consortium Research Exchange Forum Leaflet


National University Consortium Council Secretariat
Phone : 075-353-9100 FAX: 075-353-9101
*Business hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00-17:00 (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)

[For students and faculty members in Kyoto] Notice of IELTS Skill Up Seminar

University Consortium Kyoto will hold an IELTS skill improvement seminar for students, faculty and staff members of member universities of University Consortium Kyoto .

This seminar is a valuable opportunity to invite a Japanese IELTS expert to learn about the outline of IELTS, commentary on the contents of each skill (writing, reading, listening, speaking), scoring criteria, study methods, etc. We are looking forward to the participation of students belonging to member universities, faculty and staff involved in international exchange, and university professors who want to get hints for their English classes .

IELTS is an English test recognized by over 11,000 institutions in 140 countries around the world. More than 3 million people around the world take the exam each year to study, immigrate, or work.

date and time August 3, 2023 (Thursday) 10:00-12:30 (Reception starts at 9:45)
 *There will be a break in between
venue Campus Plaza Kyoto 4th Floor Lecture Room 2
Map: https://www.consortium.or.jp/about-cp-kyoto/access
subject Students and faculty members belonging to the member universities of the University Consortium Kyoto
Capacity 50 people (advance application required) *If there are many applicants, a lottery will be held
cost free

・Overview of the IELTS exam
・Explanation of each section of Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing and
 effective study methods
・Question and answer session
*Lectures will be given in Japanese.

Teacher Professor Ryo Tsukamoto (Author of “80 Patterns Can’t Stop Your English!”)
application Please fill in the application form below and apply.
IELTS Skill Up Seminar Application Form
Application deadline Thursday, July 20, 2023 at noon

Event flyer: IELTS skill-up seminar 2023

(Requests to participants)
〇If you have symptoms such as fever, cough, runny nose, etc., or if you are not feeling well, please refrain from participating.


<Inquiries> (Public interest incorporated foundation) University Consortium Kyoto International Affairs Division
TEL: (075) 353-9164 FAX: (075) 353-9101
E-mail: kokusai■consortium.or.jp (Change ■ to @ when sending please give me)

[Temporary suspension of availability inquiry page] due to maintenance

Please note that due to communication equipment maintenance, the “Vacancy Check” page on the Campus Plaza Kyoto website will not be available on the following dates and times.

Maintenance date and time: June 12, 2023 (Monday) 10: 00-14: 00

※Depending on the work situation, the time may vary slightly.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Notice of maintenance of the app “KYO-DENT”

Thank you for using the app “KYO-DENT”.


Due to system maintenance as follows, the exchange of G points will be temporarily suspended.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and appreciate your understanding.


■maintenance period
June 19, 2023 (Monday) 1:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m.

You cannot use all G point services.
(Including G point gift issuance/point exchange)


*The end time may change depending on the status of maintenance.


*If you exchange points with the KYO-DENT app during the above period,

Exchange to G points will result in an error and no hash code will be issued.

The exchanged KYO-GAKU points at that time will not be subtracted and will be retained as they are.

Notice of penthouse roof waterproofing and other repair work

At Campus Plaza Kyoto, from June 5, 2023 (Monday) to September 29, 2023 (Friday), waterproofing and other repair work will be carried out

The facility will continue to be available for use during the period of renovation work, but please understand that depending on the construction situation, there may be construction noise and the comings and goings of people involved in the construction work. Thank you very much.


[Internship] [Web application now being accepted! ] University Consortium Kyoto Internship Program 2023

The internship program of the University Consortium Kyoto is not only a simple work experience, but also a career education program with a curriculum that develops the basic skills of a member of society by thinking about “working” from the practical point of view.
Would you like to participate as an opportunity to notice your strengths and challenges and make use of them in your university life?

We are now accepting applications for the 2023 Internship Program!

[Web application period] April 7 (Friday) 9:00 to May 5 (Friday) 12:00 (noon)

*Preferred interview dates and times are on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you apply early.


The online application entry procedure is posted on the How to Participate page.

▶ Internship Program Portal Site


Consortium of Universities in Kyoto, Internship Promotion Office
Mail intern@consortium.or.jp
TEL 075-353-9106 FAX 075-353-9101
Campus Plaza Kyoto, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8216
* Reception hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:00-17:00 (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)