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Okayama University

Okayama University

country rank: 25
world rank: 1263

University Overview

Okayama University was founded in 1922 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the major city of Okayama (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Okayama University is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Okayama 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 98-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. Okayama University 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.

University Identity

Name
Founded 1922 Origins date back to 1870
Motto Creating and fostering higher knowledge and wisdom
Colours Blue and red

University Location

Address 1-1-1 Tsushima-Naka Okayama 700-8530 Okayama Japan
Tel +81 (86) 252 1111
Fax +81 (86) 254 6104

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
Not reported 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
Admission Rate 20-30%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
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

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

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