Seinan Gakuin University

Seinan Gakuin University

country rank: 207
world rank: 4302

University Overview

Seinan Gakuin University, founded in 1949, is a non-profit private higher education school situated in the Fukuoka metropolitan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Seinan Gakuin University is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Baptist religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan. Seinan Gakuin University provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 71-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. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Seinan Gakuin 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 1949 Origins date back to 1916
Motto Seinan, be true to Christ
Colours Green

University Location

Address 6-2-92, Nishijin Sawara-ku Fukuoka 814-8511 Fukuoka Japan
Tel +81 (92) 823 3346
Fax +81 (92) 823 3334

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 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 20-30%
Admission Office 6-2-92, Nishijin Sawara-ku Fukuoka 814-8511 (92) 823 3346

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

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

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