Ranking by QS

The QS World University Rankings is a listing of the world’s top 700 places of higher education that has been published annually since 2004. The universities of Southwest Japan have achieved good positions among institutions in Asia.

QS Ranking of Southwest Japan Universities in All Asia in 2012–13

Kyushu University 22
Nagasaki University 72
Kumamoto University 88
Yamaguchi University 125
Kagoshima University 151–160
Saga University 161–170
Kyushu Institute of Technology 191–200
Yamaguchi Prefectural University 201–250