Dokkyo University

country rank  195
world rank  4570

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Founded in 1964, Dokkyo University is a private higher education institution located in the large town of Soka (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Saitama. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Dokkyo University is a coeducational higher education institution. Dokkyo University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 55 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Japanese higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 獨協大学
Founded 1964
Motto A University is an institution where character is developed through learning
Colours Blue

University Location

Address 1-1 Gakuen-cho
Soka (population range: 50,000-249,999)
340-0042 Saitama
T +81 (489) 42 1111
F +81 (489) 41 6621

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student 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 Admission Rate 30-40%
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Dokkyo University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019