Iwate University

Iwate University Ranking

country rank: 89
world rank: 2079

University Overview

Iwate University was founded in 1949 and is a non-profit public higher education school in Morioka (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Iwate. Iwate University is a coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Iwate University provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, including 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 71-year-old Japanese university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 20 to 30%, making this Japanese higher education school extremely exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at Iwate University have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library, sports facilities, and administrative services.

Iwate University Ranking

University Identity

Name Iwate University
Founded 1949

University Location

Address 3-18-8 Ueda Morioka 020-8550 Iwate Japan
Tel +81 (19) 621 6000
Fax +81 (19) 621 6065

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 20-30%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
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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