Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences

Mission Statement

The mission of Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences is to assume a central role in the advancement of excellence in education, research, and community service in the field of nursing. The university is dedicated to assisting its students to become compassionate health care providers who are capable of understanding the thoughts, feelings, and desires of those under their care who are suffering from pain and mental afflictions.


The faculty is committed to training clinically competent nursing professionals highly skilled in decision making, critical thinking, and patient care management, who will also be future leaders in the areas of health care, nursing education, and research.


As a publicly supported institution, the university is also committed to the promotion of the health and well being of society through cooperation with the people, the health service agencies, and the governments of the community.