Nagoya University

Nagoya University

country rank: 9
world rank: 496

University Overview

Nagoya University, founded in 1939, is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Nagoya, Aichi (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Nagoya University is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Nagoya University provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see Nagoya University ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 81-year-old Japanese university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Japanese higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply.University additionally offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Founded 1939 Origins date back to 1871
Motto Courageous Intellectual
Colours Green

University Location

Address Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku Nagoya 464-8601 Aichi Japan
Tel +81 (52) 789 2044
Fax +81 (52) 789 2045

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

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 0-10%
Admission Office Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku Nagoya 464-8601

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU) Open Education Consortium (OEC) Academic Consortium 21 (AC21)

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