Our Philosophy

Shiga University of Medical Science strives to enhance the health and social welfare of the community through education of tomorrow’s highly-trusted medical professionals and world leading researchers to promote advanced research in medicine and nursing.

Our Goal

We provide educational program of high quality to acquire the expert knowledge and capability. Our goal is to nurture medical professionals and researchers with great passion for science and with highest standards of ethics.

Core Values

  1. Inquiry-based and problem solving learning to enhance judgement and insight.
  2. Cultivate excellence and observe the high standards of ethics and integrity as medical professionals.
  3. Demonstrate communication skills to be an effective member of health care team and respect toward all members of team.
  4. Practice-based learning to acquire essential clinical skills.
  5. Raise awareness of global issues and to be ready to get involved.

Undergraduate Mission

We cultivate excellence and provide educational program of high quality to acquire the expert knowledge and capability in medicine and nursing to nurture outstanding medical professionals and world-leading researchers with great passion for science and with highest standards of ethics. Our mission is to apply advances in medicine and nursing to the betterment of welfare in our society.

Graduate School Mission

We strive to nurture outstanding researcher and expert with advanced knowledge and capability in medicine and nursing. Our mission is to apply advances in medicine and nursing to the betterment of welfare in our society.