Wakayama University

Wakayama University Ranking

country rank: 104
world rank: 2415

University Overview

Wakayama University ranking, founded in 1949, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Wakayama, a medium-sized city in Japan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Wakayama University ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution that is officially recognized by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology. Wakayama 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 Topuniversitieslist degree levels and study fields matrix. This 71-year-old Japanese university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. This Japanese higher education school is very exclusive, with admission rates ranging from 20 to 30 percent. Applicants from outside the United States are welcome to apply. Students at Wakayama University have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

Wakayama University Ranking

University Identity

Name Wakayama University
Founded 1949

University Location

Address Wakayama Wakayama Japan
Tel +81 (73) 457 7524
Fax +81 (73) 457 7520

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
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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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
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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