Japan Women’s University

Japan Women’s University Ranking

country rank: 140
world rank: 2988

University Overview

Japan Women’s University, founded in 1901, is a private higher-education school in Tokyo’s vast city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). In addition, this university maintains a branch campus in Kawasaki. Japan Women’s University (JWU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 6,000-6,999 students) women exclusively Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. JWU (Japan Women’s University) provides 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 119-year-old Japanese university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 20 to 30%, making this Japanese higher education school extremely exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. JWU 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.

Japan Women’s University Ranking

University Identity

Name Japan Women's University
Acronym JWU
Founded 1901

University Location

Address 2-8-1 Mejirodai, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo 112-8681 Tokyo Japan
Tel +81 (3) 3943 3131
Fax +81
Other locations Kawasaki

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Women Only
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 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

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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