Kyoto Women’s University

Kyoto Women’s University Ranking

country rank: 209
world rank: 3989

University Overview

Kyoto Women’s University, founded in 1920, is a private higher-education institution in Kyoto’s city (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Kyoto Women’s University is a women-only Japanese higher education institution legally connected with the Buddhist faith, and is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Kyoto Women’s 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 100-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. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Kyoto Women’s University also offers a library, sports facilities, and administrative services to students in addition to academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Kyoto Women’s University Ranking

University Identity

Name Kyoto Women's University
Founded 1920
Motto Spirit of Construction

University Location

Address 35 Kitahiyoshi-cho Kyoto 605-8501 Kyoto Japan
Tel +81 (75) 531 7054
Fax +81 (75) 531 7222

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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 Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Honjo school, Jodo Shinshu

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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