The goal of the School of Medicine is to nurture students with rich humanity and profound intelligence, comprehensive decision making ability that is based on a strict sense of ethics, and a lifelong desire to continue learning in order to contribute to the well-being of humankind through medical science and medical care.

The Keio University School of Medicine expects all students to demonstrate competency in the following areas:

  • Medical Professionalism

  • Medical Knowledge

  • Patient Care

  • Communication

  • Contribution to Medical Care and Public Welfare

  • Commitment to Scientific Inquiry

  • Participation in the Global Medical Community

To achieve these goals, we have developed a unique curriculum which includes medical professionalism training, research-focused programs, and a number of international opportunities.