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Introduction to Osaka University

24th Student Life Questionnaire

What is the student life questionnaire?

We conduct the survey as part of our going efforts to understand students' lives and requests and use survey results for improving improving welfare, extracurricular activities, and facilities.



For more information, visit the following links:

To students 


Survey Period

July 24-October 31, 2017

Intended for

All undergraduate and graduate students

How to answer the questionnaire

KOAN questionnaire - For more information, click here. (The smart phone version can be found here.)

Publishing results

The aggregate results of the questionnaire will be published on the Osaka University official website.


Six respondents to this questionnaire will be presented with an iPad mini 4.
Recipients of these gifts will be selected by lottery, so we may not be able to respond to your requests.

For details, click here.

Q1. How do I respond to the questionnaire?
Please log into KOAN and fill out the questionnaire sheet. For more information, click here.
Q2. Can I temporarily suspend my respond to the questionnaire?
Yes, you can. Please press the "temporary save" button at the bottom of your screen.
There are quite a few questions on the questionnaire, so we encourage you to use the "temporary save" button.
Q3. Can international students also respond to this questionnaire?
Yes. The questionnaire will also be provided in English, so please respond in the language that you're more comfortable with.
Q4. What should I do after I finish answering all of the questions?
Please push the "check your responses" button at the bottom of the screen, and after double-checking your responses, click the "send" button.
Q5. Has anything been realized as a result of this questionnaire?
Yes; the extension of business hours of the inter-campus shuttle and libraries are just a few examples.
Q6. How will personal information be handled?
Results of these questionnaires will be statistically processed by computers and respondents will not be identified. The questionnaire results will be used as basic data for improving students' lives and never used for other objectives.
Q7. Who should I contact if I have any questions?

Please direct your questions to the office below:

General Affairs staff, Campus Life and Career Support Division, Department of Education and Student Affairs  TEL: 06-6879-7162

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