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Hokusei Gakuen University

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Established in 1887, the Hokusei Gakuen University (Hokusei Gakuen Daigaku) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Sapporo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Hokkaido. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan, Hokusei Gakuen University is a small-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Japanese higher education institution. Hokusei Gakuen University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 137-year-old Japanese higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Hokusei Gakuen University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Hokusei Gakuen University's Control Typeprivate


Hokusei Gakuen University's Entity Typenot reported


Hokusei Gakuen University' Size by Total Enrollmentsmall-sized


Hokusei Gakuen University's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) 北星学園大学
Name (English) Hokusei Gakuen Daigaku
Founded 1887
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University Location

Address 2-3-1 Oyachi-nishi, Atsubetsu-ku
004-8631 Hokkaido
Hokusei Gakuen University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Hokusei Gakuen University Phone Number +81 (11) 891 2731
Hokusei Gakuen University Fax Number +81 (11) 892 6097

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Hokusei Gakuen University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Hokusei Gakuen University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Hokusei Gakuen University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Hokusei Gakuen University.

Hokusei Gakuen University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Hokusei Gakuen University's admission information.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Hokusei Gakuen University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Hokusei Gakuen University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Hokusei Gakuen University's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Hokusei Gakuen University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Admission Office Admission Office

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Hokusei Gakuen University.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Hokusei Gakuen University has an enrollment range of 4,000-4,999 students making it a small-sized institution.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Control Type Control Type

Hokusei Gakuen University is a private higher education institution.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Entity Type Entity Type

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Hokusei Gakuen University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Hokusei Gakuen University's main facilities:

Hokusei Gakuen University's Library University Library

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Housing University Housing

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Hokusei Gakuen University's main services:

Hokusei Gakuen University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Hokusei Gakuen University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

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Hokusei Gakuen University's Career Services Career Services

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Recognition and Accreditation


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Hokusei Gakuen University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Hokusei Gakuen University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Hokusei Gakuen University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Japan Institution for Higher Education Evaluation (JIHEE)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

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Academic Structure


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Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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