This just in

Breaking: due to confirmed cases of Influenza A (H1N1) in Kobe City we get to stay at home for a week instead of boring classes! The letter quoted [sic].


(English follows after Japanese)






奨学金などに関する問合せは留学生課へ電話してください(Japanese:078-803-5263/5264, English: 5262/5259)




専用番号: 080-6115-9901

対応時間 平日 9:00-17:00

対応言語: 英語、中国語、韓国朝鮮語、スペイン語、ポルトガル語、ベトナム語




To All Kobe University Students,

This is important information from Kobe University International Student Center.

As you may already aware of by media, there had been confirmed cases of Influenza A (H1N1) (“Swine flu”) in Kobe City on May 16th.  Kobe University now takes precaution measure according to our guideline, and also requested by Hyogo prefecture and Kobe city, including the cancellation of classes, prohibition of implementation and participation in group activities such as club activities, lectures, and conferences, etc.

Detail information on this precaution measure and coming new information will be posted on Kobe University Homepage so please check our website frequently. (English site is under preparation at the moment) (

For enquires on classes, contact your faculty/graduate school student affairs section.

For enquires on scholarship and others, contact International Student Center (English: 078-803-5262/5259, Japanese: 078-803-5263/5264)

Please do not return to this message as we are afraid that we would not be able to respond to all messages.

As for your information, the following is the information/ services provided by Center for Multicultural Information and Assistance.

Telephone help line in multi-language

Telephone: 080-6115-9901

Operating Hours: 9:00-17:00 weekdays

Languages: English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Vietnamese

Influenza related information in multi-language


Kobe University International Student Center

5 Replies to “This just in”

  1. Hát kiváló, már itthon is jól bemondták a híradóban.
    És veled mi a szitu apám? Elkaptad már a schweinflu-t, vagy még küzdesz ellene?
    Ha gondolod, küldünk itthonról egy kis szalonnát meg kolbászt, hadd magyarázkodj! :oD

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