Gunma Prefectural Women's University

country rank  406
world rank  6437

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University Overview

Established in 1980, Gunma Prefectural Women's University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized town of Tamamura (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Gunma. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Gunma Prefectural Women's University (GPWU) is a women only higher education institution. Gunma Prefectural Women's University (GPWU) 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 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this Japanese higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. GPWU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name 群馬県立女子大学
Acronym GPWU
Founded 1980

University Location

Address 1395-1 Kminote Tmamura-machi
Tamamura (population range: 10,000-49,999)
370-1193 Gunma
T +81 (270) 65 8511
F +81 (270) 65 9538

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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



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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018