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Dr. Tetsu Nakamura was a modern-day miracle worker, bringing water and hope to northeast Afghanistan. In this feature, students who participated in Kyushu U’s Nakamura Tetsu Memorial Lecture Series discuss lessons they learned from his life and work.



Bringing our expertise to the world to inspire social change


Conversations, talks, and activities bridging the university and the public

Science event picture The war of aggression by Russia in the Ukraine—Implications for the EU and Japan

Explore the state of EU-Japan diplomacy facing the turbulent world situation with Dr. Michael Reiterer, Distinguished Professor at Brussels School of Governance and former EU-Ambassador to the Republic of Korea.

Lastest Q-AOS Brown Bag Seminar flyer Q-AOS Brown Bag Seminar Series

Learn about research related to SDGs in Asian and Oceanian and expand your research network


Articles showcasing our expertise, innovative education, and unique features

Three participants of the Nakamura Tetsu Memorial Lecture series The life and lessons of Dr. Tetsu Nakamura—Part 2: Stars over a hilltop

Students discuss seven lessons for life they learned from the works of Dr. Nakamura

Illustration of various researchers Kyushu University’s Vision 2030

In this feature, Prof. Aya Hagishima speaks to President Tatsuro Ishibashi about Kyushu University’s vision

16-channel smell sensor on a finger tip Sniffing out your identity with breath biometrics

Researchers develop an olfactory sensor for biometric authentication using your breath


Annual magazine providing an overview of what is happening at Kyushu U


Kyushu U Connect is your portal for content and events aiming to better connect Kyushu U with society.

Curated by the Kyushu U international public relations team, this page features links—picked mainly from the Kyushu U website—to information highlighting research, education, and outreach happening at Kyushu U with a focus on how it will impact society and, hopefully, you.

If you have activities to tell us about, suggestions about what you want to see more of, or any other tips for this page, please contact us at sysintlkh (at)

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