Hokkai-Gakuen University

country rank  264
world rank  5186

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University Overview

Founded in 1952, Hokkai-Gakuen University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Sapporo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Hokkaido. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Chuo-ku, Sapporo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Hokkai-Gakuen University (Gakuen) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hokkai-Gakuen University (Gakuen) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 66 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Japanese higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Gakuen also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name 北海学園大学
Acronym Gakuen
Founded 1952 Origins date back to 1885
Motto The Pioneering Spirit

University Location

Address 4-1-40 Asahi-machi, Toyohira-ku
Sapporo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
062-8605 Hokkaido
Japan
T +81 (11) 841 1161
F +81 (11) 824 3141
Other locations Chuo-ku, Sapporo

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
Int'l student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 4-1-40 Asahi-machi, Toyohira-ku
Sapporo 062-8605
+81 (11) 841 1161

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Hokkai-Gakuen University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan


Year of first Accreditation
1952


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan Institution for Higher Education Evaluation (JIHEE)
  • Japan Law Foundation

Affiliations

  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018