Osaka City University

Osaka City University

country rank: 42
world rank: 1661

University Overview

Osaka City University, established in 1928, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the city of Osaka (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Osaka City University is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. Osaka City 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 92-year-old Japanese university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance percentage ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Japanese higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at Osaka City University have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library, sports facilities, and administrative services.

University Identity

Founded 1928 Origins date back to 1880
Motto Creativity, Friendliness and Flexibility
Colours Agate, sapphire and gray

University Location

Address 3-3-138 Sugimoto, Sumiyoshi-ku Osaka 558-8585 Osaka Japan
Tel +81 (6) 6605 3453
Fax +81 (6) 6605 2058

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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 10-20%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 800-899
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 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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