Daily Life

Daily Life

International Student Dormitory

Kyoto iUP students are guaranteed accommodation in the university's international dormitory for the first 12 months of the program. This year iUP students are living in Hyakumanben International House, which is located on the west side of the Hyakuma...

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Bicycles are essential tools for Kyoto University students. Students ride bicycles not only for commuting but also for moving inside the campus. With bicycles, you can save time for moving between distant lecture rooms and spend longer time for lunch...

Living in Kyoto

Kamogawa (Kamo River)

Kamogawa (Kamo River) has a deep connection with Kyoto University students. In spring, "hanami" (cherry-blossom viewing) parties are held at the riverbank here and there as exchange meetings with new classmates or welcome parties of the clubs and cir...

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CO-OP Cafeteria

CO-OP cafeteria is one of the most popular lunch spots among Kyoto University students. They are open every day except national holidays not only at lunchtime but also in the late afternoon and evening. Various nutritious meals including Halal and ve...

University Facilities

Student Lounge KI-ZU-NA

Student Lounge KI-ZU-NA (KIZUNA), meaning "bonds" in Japanese, is a place for students to create bonds of friendship across borders. KIZUNA welcomes all Kyoto University members to spend time together and join or organize cross-cultural activities. F...