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CURRENT STATE OF EDUCATIONAL/RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS

Faculty of Engineering

An organization comprising 184 teaching staff members, consisting of three Divisions (see chart on right for breakout).

Research Divisions Professors Associate Professors Lectures Assistant Professors Research Associates Researchers Assistants Visiting Scholars*
Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering 25 (25) 18 (18) 3 (3) 4 (3) 8 (11) 4 (4) 1 (1) 6 (6)
Division of Systems Research 19 (33) 11 (23) 3 (3) 1 (1) 3 (11) 4 (4) 3 (3) 4 (3)
Division of Intelligent Systems Engineering 25 (24) 19 (20) 1 (0) 4 (4) 9 (11) 5 (4) 1 (1) 3 (3)
Total 69 (82) 48 (61) 7 (6) 9 (8) 20 (33) 13 (12) 5 (5) 13 (12)

Number of Faculty Members
As of May 1, 2011 (As of May 1, 2010)

Graduate School of Engineering

An organization conducting graduate education related to Engineering, consisting of four Departments (9 Specializations) with the teaching staff of 184 (see right for breakout).

Specialization Number of Masters Students Number of Ph.D. Students
Department of Materials Science and Engineering (Specialization in Advanced Materials Chemistry, Specialization in Chemical and Energy Engineering) 193 (205) 37 (45)
Department of Systems Integration (Specialization in Mechanical Engineering, Specialization in Ocean and Space Engineering, Specialization in Solid State Materials and Engineering) 240 (233) 41 (41)
Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture* (Specialization in Civil Engineering, Specialization in Architecture and Building Science) 88 (146) 27 (26)
Department of Physics, Electrical and Computer Engineering (Specialization in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Specialization in Physics) 297 (303) 49 (45)
Total 972 (1,044) 818 (887) 154 (157)

Number of Graduate Students
As of May 1, 2011 (As of May 1, 2010)

* Will be in existence until enrollment goes down to zero.

College of Engineering*

An organization conducting undergraduate education related to Engineering, consisting of 5 Departments. Total student enrollment is found in the table on right. Advanced Engineering classes are taught with the aid of the teaching staff at Graduate School of Environment and Information Sciences.

Division Number of Students Number of Students in Evening Programs
Division of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science 485 (624) 13 (25)
Division of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering 500 (670) 5 (26)
Division of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Marine Technology (Course of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Building science, Course of Systems Design for Ocean-Spac 450 (598) -
Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering 507 (652) -
Division of Physics 315 (409) -
Total 2,275 (3,004) 2,257 (2,953) 18 (51)

Number of Undergraduate Students
As of May 1, 2011 (As of May 1, 2010)

* Will be in existence until enrollment goes down to zero.

College of Engineering Science

An organization founded in April, 2011 by reorganizing College of Engineering and others to conduct undergraduate education related to engineering and science. Consists of 4 Departments and 13 Programs (EP). See table on right for student enrollment.

Divisions Number of Students
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science (Mechanical Engineering Program, Materials Science and Engineering Program) 147
Department of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Life Science (Chemistry Program, Chemistry Applications Program, Life Science Program) 194
Department of Architecture, Infrastructure, Ocean Engineering and Ecosystem Science (Architecture and Building Science Program, Civil Engineering Program, Systems Design for Ocean-Space Program, Ecology, Earth and Environmental Science Program) 166
Department of Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (Mathematical Sciences Program, Physics and Applied Physics Program, Electrical and Computer Engineering Program, Computer Science and Engineering Program) 308
Total 815

Number of Undergraduate Students
As of May 1, 2011

As of May 1, 2011 (As of May 1, 2010)

General staffs

Administrative staff belonging to Administration and Academic Departments: 42(29), technical staff belonging to Technical Departments: 26(25).

FINANCIAL STATUS

The financial status (results) of Faculty of Engineering re: education & research cost (excl. personnel cost) from the past 3 years is as follows:

Education/Research Cost (excl. personnel) (unit: thousand yen)

AY2010 AY2009 AY2008
Cases Amount Cases Amount Cases Amount
Operational Cost Subsidy - 894,150 - 971,053 - 769,405
Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research 98 419,860 89 403,570 89 362,326
Global COE (Centers of Excellence) Cost 1 162,380 1 211,094 1 136,950
Other grants & subsidies 5 41,061 10 89,133 12 95,163
Joint Research Cost 137 172,540 111 180,509 106 178,155
Consigned Research Fund 44 329,412 58 532,232 51 504,264
Grants & Endowments Received 154 137,638 169 144,987 214 177,019
Total 439 2,157,041 438 2,532,578 473 2,223,282

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