Chuo University

Chuo University Ranking

country rank: 21
world rank: 1074

University Overview

Chuo University ranking, established in 1885, is a private higher-education school situated in the major city of Hachioji (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Tokyo. There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Shinjuku’s Korakuen. Chuo University ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Chuo University provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 135-year-old Japanese university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams. The admittance percentage ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Japanese higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Chuo University also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Chuo University Ranking

University Identity

Name Chuo University
Founded 1885

University Location

Address 742-1 Higashinakano Hachioji 192-0393 Tokyo Japan
Tel +81 (426) 74 2211
Fax +81 (426) 74 2214
Other locations Korakuen, Shinjuku

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
Admission Rate 10-20%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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