Akita International University

Akita International University Ranking

country rank: 212
world rank: 3844

University Overview

Akita International University world ranking, founded in 2004, is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburbs of Akita, a medium-sized city in Japan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Akita International University (AIU) world ranking is a very small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. Akita International University (AIU) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 16-year-old Japanese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance exams and previous academic performance and grades. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Japanese higher education institution extremely selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at AIU have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

Akita International University Ranking

University Identity

Name Akita International University
Acronym AIU
Founded 2004
Motto Be a Leader in the Global Society

University Location

Address 193-2 Okutsubakidai, Yuwa-Tsubakigawa Akita 010-1211 Akita Japan
Tel +81 (18) 886 5900
Fax +81 (18) 886 5910

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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