The Prefectural University of Kumamoto (PUK), founded in 1949, consists of three faculties—the Faculty of Letters, the Faculty of Environmental & Symbiotic Sciences, and the Faculty of Administrative Studies—and the three corresponding graduate schools. About 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students are enrolled. PUK is compact, allowing for easy communication between students and faculty.

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