University Guide

University Guide

Admission Policy

Daiichi Institute of Technology has an admission policy to "admit various types of students with good sprit of inquiry to engineering, interest in relations between Human/Society/Nature and technologies, and enough heart to challenge everything" based on its foundation motto “Development of individuality" and its basic principle “Nurturing creative engineers through development of individuality".
In this context, the Institute carries out selection of students by providing various types of entrance examinations stated below to evaluate the aptitude and nature, not only the academic achievement.


Faculty of Engineering

Department of Aeronautical Engineering
Aeronautical Engineering Course
To provide the fundamental knowledge and the skill of aerospace technology to nurture broadly adaptability and creativity on aeronautical engineering.
Aircraft Maintenance Course
To provide the knowledge required for the theory examinations for the license of the second class aircraft mechanics.
Aerospace Engineering Course
To provide further technology of aerospace engineering to nurture applicability and creativity required to aerospace engineers, in addition to the fundamental aeronautical engineering.
Flight Operation Course
To provide the knowledge required for the theory examinations for private pilot's license
Department of Information and Electronics Systems Engineering
Electronic Engineering Course
Electronic components are built in equipment used in our daily life such as cell phone and digital camera. In this Electronic Engineering course, we nurture "Electronics Engineers" with capability of designing and developing such electronic components
Communication Engineering Course
Today, we use various broadcasting and communication tools such as satellite broadcasting and Internet. In this Communication Engineering course, we nurture "Communication Engineers" with capability of designing, developing, and maintaining such broadcasting and communication tools.
Information Technology Course
Various types of equipment contain software to operate the own systems. In this Information Technology course, we nurture "Information Engineers" such as programmers and system engineers with capability of developing such software.
Department of Mechanical Systems Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Course
To nurture engineers with capability of exploring further expert knowledge in the fields of mechanical engineering.
Traffic Machinery (Automobile) Engineering Course
To nurture second class automobile mechanics familiar with automobile engineering.
Welfare Equipments Designing Course
To nurture medical engineering specialists familiar with engineering technology related to medical and welfare fields.
Intelligent Machinery (Robot) Engineering Course
To nurture mechanical and electronic engineers with capability of understanding up-to date technologies in information-technology industries as well as familiar with mechatronics and system engineering.
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Infrastructure System Course
To provide the knowledge about designing and maintenance of social infrastructure systems such as roads, bridges, harbors, airports, railways, and dams, to nurture construction engineers to enhance social infrastructures.
Water Environment System Course
To provide the technologies about designing and construction of water production systems (waterworks) and water purification systems (sewage), to nurture environment creators familiar with water environment.
Green Environment System Course
To provide technological applications of city, greening, and characteristics of trees, taking account of the correlation between social infrastructure and green area, to nurture green engineering specialists to be involved with construction work.
Department of Architecture and Design
Living-Art Design & Interior Design Course
To nurture engineers with capability of designing living art and interior/decoration including creating goods making us to feel peaceful at home.
Welfare Living Environment Design Course
To nurture engineers with capability of designing welfare living environment, including housing in which ordinary healthy persons, elderly, and handicapped persons can live healthfully and safely.
Architectural Space Design Course
To nurture engineers with capability of designing various architectural spaces and drawing designs, such as streetscape coexisting with the environment.
Building Structure Construction Course
To nurture engineers with capability of designing structures such as framed structure of low-rise and high-rise buildings, as well as construction management during the stage of work under construction.


About Kagoshima

Kagoshima Campus

Study and enjoy to the full in the beautiful and magnificent nature to build up yourself!

Kirishima City, the secondary largest city of Kagoshima Prefecture, is featured by rich nature including "Kirishima Mountains", firstly designated as National Park in Japan, and ancient historical culture including "Kirishima Shrine" designated as an Important Cultural Property of Japan. It is also highlighted as a modern town with high-tech industrial clusters. In such wonderful educational environment, we promote human education by developing individuality.

Kirishima Hot Springs Village consists of eight small and large hot springs welling up from the bosom of the Kirishima Mountain and is famous for a place where Ryoma Sakamoto and his wife Oryo stayed. It abounds in tourists all year round.



Daiichi Institute of Technology is located in the center of Kirishima City, Kagoshima Prefecture, on the southernmost part of Kyusyu island. The population of Kirishima is over 120,000. The University is approximately 15minutes from Kagoshima Airport by taxi and 7-minute walk from JR (Japan Railway) Kokubu station on Nippo Line
Our address is: 1-10-2 kokubu-chuo, Kirishima, Kagoshima 8994395 Japan