The proposed degree programme has a strong focus on professional leadership, majoring in core courses in KAATSU and physical training in KAATSU and includes continuing education courses and support courses in basic and behavioral sciences. This proposed degree programme is also designed to develop advanced skills such as critical thinking, analytical thinking, problem solving and reflective thinking skills. Further, the curriculum focuses on developing information technology skills, social skills, communication skills, presentation skills and a variety of professional practice skills. On successful completion of the degree program, students will earn necessary academic credentials required for new opportunities in the international job market as a KAATSU practitioner.

The Ministry of Higher Education of Sri Lanka has granted approval for the Bachelor of Science Honours Medical Science in KAATSU recognising the benefits and importance of KAATSU practice to the world.

Why choose Bachelor of Science Honours Medical Science in KAATSU at KIU.

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Medical Science in KAATSU will prepare a student to be a competent KAATSU practitioner enabling him/her to manage a variety of diversified responsibilities in the global health care setting including maintaining physical fitness.
  • Students will gain insight into how KAATSU medical practices treat and cure a number of diseases while using drug free methods
  • The wide variety of methods students will encounter during their training will enhance their knowledge base in physical diagnostics and KAATSU training.
  • Students will be supervised and guided by a highly qualified and dedicated team of academic staff in KAATSU training.
  • KIU offers the world’s first Bachelor of Science Honours Medical Science in KAATSU degree approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC)
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 Course Curriculum

  1. Human Anatomy
  2. Human Physiology
  3. Biochemistry
  4. Psychology and Introduction to Sociology
  5. Interpersonal Communication
  6. Ethics and Legal Issues
  7. First aid and CPR
  8. Epidemiology
  9. Nutrition and Dietetics
  1. Pathology
  2. Public Health
  3. Pharmaco-therapeutics
  4. Research Methods
  5. Biostatistics
  6. Basic Medical, Psychiatric and Paediatric conditions
  7. Basic Surgical, Eye and ENT conditions
  8. Radiology and diagnostic imaging
  9. Biomechanics and Kinesiology
  1. Sports, Exercise and Principles of Rehabilitation
  2. Musculoskeletal Disorders and Exercise
  3. Neurological Disorders and Exercise
  4. Fundamentals of KAATSU
  5. KAATSU Theory and Practice I
  6. Geriatrics
  1. Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disorders and Exercise
  2. KAATSU Theory and Practice II
  3. KAATSU Theory and Practice III
  4. Evidence Based Practice
  5. KAATSU Theory and Practice IV
  6. Dissertation

  Payment Plans

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  Academic Staff 

  Prof. Sir Yoshiaki Sato
MD, PhD
Chancellor of KIU and Head of Department of Medical Science in KAATSU
Inventor of KAATSU Methodology and Philosophy
Council Member – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
 mrrathnayaka Dr. Jagath Seneviratne
Certified as a KAATSU Trainer, Member of KAATSU Training Association of Japan, South Asian Representative in KAATSU
Head of Department KAATSU (Practical)
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of KIU
Senate Member – KIU
 
Prof Toshihiro Morita
MD, PhD
Representative Director
CEO in Medical Information Japan Co., Ltd
Principal – KAATSU International Campus, Japan
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
  Prof. Toshiaki Nakajima
MD
Associate Professor / Doctor at Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo (former)
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Prof. Alan Earl Mikesky
PhD (Anatomy & Cell Biology), MSc (Physical Education)
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
Prof. Chang Yun
DM, MSc, Bachelor of Medicine
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
Prof. Yu Huiqiu
MD
Department of Rehabilitation
China-Japan Union Hospital of Jilin University
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
Prof. Yu Minhua
Director/ Professor at Department of Rehabilitation,
China- Japan Union Hospital of Jilin University
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
 proniluka Prof. S.S. Neluka Fernando
PhD, Diploma in Medical Microbiology, MBBS.
Professor and Head of the Department of Microbiology,
Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura
Visitng Lecturer – KIU
Senate Member – KIU
Prof. S.W.  Wimalasekara
MBBS, MPhil, DPhil
Visiting Lecturer – KIU

Senate Member – KIU
Dr. Haruhito Takano
MD
Researcher/ Medical Doctor at Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. Toshihoro Morita
PhD, MD
Assistant/ Doctor at Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. Toshihoro Morita
PhD, MD
Assistant/ Doctor at Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. Janani Kottachchi
MBBS, Diploma in Medical Microbiology, MD in Medical Microbiology
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. T. D. C. Prabhashinie Gunasekara
MBBS, Diploma in Medical Microbiology, MD in Medical Microbiology
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr.  M. Manoji Weerasekara
Ph.D. in Molecular Medicine, M. Phil. in Microbiology, B.Sc. In Microbiology
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. Thushari Dissanayaka
MBBS, Diploma in Medical Microbiology, MD in Medical Microbiology
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
 Dr. Bimalka Dr. Bimalka Samanthi Seneviratne
MD (Histopathology), Diploma in Pathology, MBBS.
Senior Lecturer and Consultant Pathologist
Head department of Allied heath sciences
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Dr. Ranjini Amarakoon
PhD (Food Science & Technology), MSc (Food Science &Technology), BSc (Agric Special)
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mrs. W.C.C. Navaratna
PhD in Statistics, PgD in Applied Statistics, BSc (Special) Degree in Mathematics
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mrs. W.C.C. Navaratna
PhD in Statistics, PgD in Applied Statistics, BSc (Special) Degree in Mathematics
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mr. Nelson De Silva
BSc in Agriculture, MPhil in Communication
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mr. M.A. Siriwardhana
B Pharm
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mr. Yohan Sanjaya Danthanarayana
Certified as a KAATSU Trainer, Member of KAATSU Training Association of Japan
Certified KAATSU Demonstrator
Mr. Kazuya Fukumura
Associated in Science Degree, Advanced Diploma at Chigasaki Rehabilitation Collage
Research/ Fellow/ Physical Therapist at Department of Ischemic Circulatory Physiology, KAATSU Training, University of Tokyo Hospital (Former)
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mr. Toshihiko Imanishi
Branch Chief/ KAATSU Control Leader,  Dentist
Visiting Lecturer – KIU

Degree Programme Details

 

Course

Bachelor of Science Honours Medical Science in KAATSU

Entry Requirements

All students must possess a minimum of three pass in GCE (A/L) or an equivalent qualification for international students.

Duration

4 years

(5 Days per week)

Credits

123 Credits

Delivery Medium

English

Contact Details
Email

internationalrelations@kiu.lk

Phone

+94112741042

+94112741878 Ext : 104

Fax

+94112741879