Obirin Daigaku

Obirin Daigaku

country rank: 149
world rank: 3592

University Overview

Obirin Daigaku (J. F. Oberlin University) was founded in 1946 and is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Tokyo’s medium city of Machida (population range of 250,000-499,999). Obirin Daigaku is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. In a variety of fields of study, Obirin Daigaku provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 74-year-old Japanese university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at Obirin Daigaku have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic amenities.

University Identity

Founded 1946
Colours Maroon and gold

University Location

Address 3758 Tokiwa-machi Machida 194-0294 Tokyo Japan
Tel +81 (42) 797 2661
Fax +81 (42) 797 0790

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) Not reported
12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro) Not reported

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 3758 Tokiwa-machi Machida-shi, Tokyo 194-0294 (42) 797 2661

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
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

International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) International Association of Universities (IAU) Association of Christian Universities and Colleges in Asia (ACUCA) United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)

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