Yamagata University

Yamagata University Ranking

country rank: 22
world rank: 1107

University Overview

Yamagata University ranking, founded in 1949, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Yamagata, a medium-sized city in Japan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Tsuruoka, Yonezawa Yamagata University (YU) ranking 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. Yamagata University (YU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral 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. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at YU have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

Yamagata University Ranking

University Identity

Name Yamagata University
Acronym YU
Founded 1949
Motto Act Globally, Base Locally

University Location

Address 1-4-12 Kojirakawa-machi Yamagata 990-8560 Yamagata Japan
Tel +81 (236) 28 4119
Fax +81 (236) 28 4125
Other locations Yonezawa, Tsuruoka

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
Admission Rate 20-30%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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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