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Kyoto College

Overview of the business

As part of lifelong learning, City College has been offering university courses to the general public since 1997 in cooperation with Kyoto City. In 2007, the name was changed to "Kyoto (Miyako) College," and as a lifelong learning project that meets the increasingly sophisticated and diversified learning needs of working adults, about 30 universities and junior colleges offer distinctive classes and open lectures.

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Classification of courses

  1. University lectures : Take university classes with students *Some courses can be credited.
  2. Civic Liberal Arts Course : A variety of open lectures on history, culture, art, language, health, social issues, etc.
  3. Civic Liberal Arts Course "Kyoto Ability Training Course" : A distinctive course that allows you to learn more deeply about Kyoto
  4. Civic Liberal Arts Course "Liberal Arts Development Course": Kyoto College's unique course for improving citizens' cultural and regional skills
  5. Recurrent Education Program : Courses designed for the working generation to enhance skills and broaden perspectives

Course Theme

The courses offered at Kyoto College are broadly classified into 13 themes in Table A~L/R, so you can search for courses from the themes you are interested in. In addition, depending on the content of the course, there are many themes that cross the theme, so be sure to refer to the syllabus of each course before selecting a course.

Recruitment Guide/Digital Book

You can request and check the 2023 Kyoto College Student Recruitment Guide from the following.
For details on courses offered and the procedures required for application, please refer to the Application Guide.

  1. Please fill in the request form below and send it to
    us. Click here for the request email form
  2. Obtain
    at the stacks Campus Plaza Kyoto, Kyoto City Hall, Ward Office, Branch Office (excluding branch offices), libraries in Kyoto City, etc.
  3. Check on your computer, smartphone, or tablet
    Click here for the digital book Contents of the recruitment guide

    How to apply for 2023 

    Please follow the instructions in the 2023 "Kyoto College Application Guide" and apply online after Friday, March 3, 2023. 【Kyoto College Web Application System】(Available for PCs, Smartphones, and Tablets) https://www.consortiumkyoto-miyakocollege.jp/

    • * WEB application is a simple specification by simply selecting the course name etc. from the screen. Please feel free to use it.
    • * If it is difficult to use the WEB, you can apply by mail or by bringing your own.

    First semester application

    WEB: Friday, March 3 ~ Thursday, March 16, 2023 at 23:59

    If you have documents that need to be mailed, they must arrive by 3/16.

    mail: Friday, March 3 ~ Thursday, March 16, 2023

    〒600-8216 Kyoto City Shimogyo-ku Nishinotoin-dori Shiokoji Campus Plaza Kyoto University Consortium Kyoto

    Participation: March 15 (Wed) & 16 (Thu), 2023 10:00~16:00

    Campus Plaza Kyoto 1F

    Late Application

    WEB: Tuesday, August 8, 2023 ~ Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at 23:59

    If you have documents that need to be mailed, they must arrive by August 22.

    mail: August 8 (Tue.) ~ 22 (Tue.), 2023

    〒600-8216 Kyoto City Shimogyo-ku Nishinotoin-dori Shiokoji Campus Plaza Kyoto University Consortium Kyoto

    : Tuesday, August 22, 2023 10:00~16:00

    Campus Plaza Kyoto 1F

    Common Library Browsing System

    Kyoto College students can use some libraries of member universities and junior colleges of the University Consortium Kyoto. When using the libraries of each university or junior college, please present your Kyoto College membership card and check the "Common Library Browsing System" below before using it. * Please substitute a temporary membership card for the period until you receive your Kyoto College membership card.

    Common Library Browsing System [Click here for details]

    Contact information

    For details on the contents of the courses offered, please contact the person in charge of the host university.

    Consortium of Universities Kyoto Kyoto College
    TEL 075-353-9140 FAX 075-353-9121
    MAIL: miyakare■consortium.or.jp (Please change ■ to @ and send)
    〒600-8216 Campus Plaza Kyoto
    , Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto ※ Inquiry reception hours: Tuesday ~ Saturday 9: 00 ~ 17: 00 (excluding year-end and New Year holidays)

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