Japan Women's University

country rank  169
world rank  3837

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University Overview

Founded in 1901, Japan Women's University is a private higher education institution located in the metropolis of Tokyo (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kawasaki. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan, Japan Women's University (JWU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) women only higher education institution. Japan Women's University (JWU) 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 117 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Japanese higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. JWU 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 日本女子大学
Acronym JWU
Founded 1901

University Location

Address 2-8-1 Mejirodai, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo (population range: over 5,000,000)
112-8681 Tokyo
Japan
T +81 (3) 3943 3131
F +81
Other locations Kawasaki

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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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 Admission Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Not reported
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 Japan Women's 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
1963


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Japan University Accreditation Association (JUAA)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018