Kyushu University Graduate School of Social and Cultural Studie

Kyushu University Graduate School of Social and Cultural Studie

About ISGS

International Student Advising Office

International Student Advising Office
Purpose of this facility

We aim to provide assistance and counseling to international students regarding everyday-life and school attendance, and to support research during graduate school.
Times like these, for example…

  • For those that feel their Japanese language ability is insufficient for research
  • Having trouble getting used to the lifestyle in Fukuoka
  • Worrying about studying while working part-time
  • Having trouble making connections with others at seminars


How to access the advising office

Please visit the advising office on the days and times listed below. It is also possible to visit on other days as well. Please call or e-mail beforehand to arrange an appointment.

Advising days and times
  • Mondays during 2nd period (10:30 - 12:00) (Li)
  • Tuesdays during 2nd period (10:30 - 12:00) (Matsunaga)
  • Wednesdays during 2nd period (10:30 - 12:00) (Li)
  • Thursdays during 5th period (16:40 - 18:10) (Matsunaga)
  • Fridays during 2nd period (10:30 - 12:00) (Li)
Contact Information
Ito Campus, Faculty of Social and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Languages and Cultures Building, 5th Floor, Room 508 (Matsunaga), Room 506 (Li)
  • Noriko Matsunaga : Japanese Education Courses Teacher
  • Xiaoyan Li : International Society Information Courses Teacher
  • Mail : soudan[ ]

※Please replace the brackets with an at-sign (@) in the above address when sending an e-mail.

*Counseling is available in Japanese, Chinese, and English, so please feel free to visit.
 *All information regarding advising is strictly confidential, and privacy will be protected.